1. San Francisco Giants: Has the Misfit Magic Been Lost?

    As the Philadelphia Phillies left town following their series win over the Giants at AT&T Park over the weekend, the Pittsburgh Pirates , losers of 10 straight and fading ...

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  2. Giants or Phillies: Who Has the Better Pitching? A Stat-by-Stat Comparison

    Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins apparently took umbrage when he overheard a reporter mention that Philadelphia's pitching might match up with San Francisco's this season. "The Giants ' pitching staff might match up with ours," he said...

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  3. 5 Reasons Phillies' Series Win over Giants Doesn't Mean Much

    When the Philadelphia Phillies arrived in San Francisco for a four-game series with the team that defeated them in last year's NLCS, and then took two of three from them in their ...

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  4. San Francisco Giants: Why Is Aubrey Huff Still Starting Over Brandon Belt?

    When Brandon Belt was optioned to Triple A Fresno on Thursday, the frustration of an entire fan base waiting for the Aubrey Huff of 2010 to show up could be felt like an earthquake reverberating through the Bay Area...

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  5. MLB Power Rankings: Which Teams Are the Biggest Over- and Under-Achievers?

    ESPN.com has a nifty little stat on the Standings page of their MLB website: Expected Wins and Losses...

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  6. San Francisco Giants' 5 Keys to Defeating the Philadelphia Phillies This Weekend

    After Philadelphia Phillies ' left-hander Cliff Lee exacted his revenge against the San Francisco Giants Thursday night , shutting them down in his first contest against them since ...

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  7. San Francisco Giants vs. Philadelphia Phillies Better Than Red Sox vs. Yankees?

    Over the past decade, it has been widely accepted that the greatest rivalry in baseball is between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees ...

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  8. San Francisco Giants: Blowout of Arizona a Sneak Preview of Things to Come?

    When the Giants woke up Wednesday morning, they were no longer in first place by themselves. They had lost four games in the standings in four days...

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  9. San Francisco Giants: 5 Reasons to Be Optimistic After Latest Loss to D'Backs

    The Giants have lost their grip on sole possession of first place in the NL West after the Arizona Diamondbacks took the first two games of their three-game set in San Francisco...

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  10. San Francisco Giants: Could Competitive Arizona Diamondbacks Be Good for SF?

    The San Francisco Giants have lost four straight. The Arizona Diamondbacks have won eight of their last 10, including last night's series opener against San Francisco at AT&T Park...

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  11. San Francisco Giants' Trading Season Continues: Possible Waiver Wire Pick-Ups

    Just because the July 31st MLB trade deadline has passed doesn't mean more wheeling and dealing can't be done around baseball...

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  12. Showdown Between Giants and Diamondbacks a True Statement Series

    The showdown begins tonight. And all of a sudden, it's really a showdown. The defending world champions and—no, not the Colorado Rockies —the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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  13. The 10 Biggest Headcases in MLB History

    Baseball is a game renowned for many reasons. However, one of the more interesting facets of the game goes beyond the eccentricities of ballplayers and to the heart of just how nuts some of these guys are...

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  14. Tim Lincecum: San Francisco Giants' Ace Responds to Charlie Manuel's Comments

    Oh, Philadelphia. When will the San Francisco Giants do enough to convince you that they are the team to beat in the National League? After they defeated the Phillies in six ...

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  15. MLB Trade Deadline: Will Phillies' Series Loss to Giants Push Hunter Pence Deal?

    The San Francisco Giants seem to have the Philadelphia Phillies ' number. After taking two of three games in this week's highly-anticipated NLCS rematch between San Francisco ...

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  16. San Francisco Giants: What Can We Expect from Carlos Beltran at AT&T Park?

    Right fielder Carlos Beltran , just acquired by the San Francisco Giants , has never homered in 96 career plate appearances at his new home field, AT&T Park. But that stat by itself doesn't tell the whole story...

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  17. MLB Trade Deadline: Could Colorado Rockies Deal a Bat to San Francisco Giants?

    While the San Francisco Giants have made the biggest trade so far this season, acquiring slugger Carlos Beltran from the New York Mets Wednesday, they are apparently still in the market for more hitting...

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  18. San Francisco Giants: What Carlos Beltran Deal Tells Us About Team's Future

    There were basically two schools of thought about what the Giants should or shouldn't have done leading up to the trade deadline this season...

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  19. Carlos Beltran Trade: 5 Reasons Giants Are Now Favorites to Repeat as NL Champs

    In acquiring Carlos Beltran from the New York Mets on Wednesday, the San Francisco Giants significantly upgraded the one area of weakness that had the potential to derail their ...

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  20. MLB Trade Rumors: Giants Deal for Carlos Beltran Done, Pending Beltran's OK

    According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today , the San Francisco Giants and New York Mets have agreed on a deal that would send Carlos Beltran to the defending champions...

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  21. San Francisco Giants: Barry Zito Can't Take Torture, Shouldn't Be Starting

    Barry Zito was 23-5 in 2002 while with the Oakland A's. That Oakland club hit .261 as a team and was fourth in the American League in home runs with 205. The '02 A's scored 800 runs ...

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  22. 2011 MLB Trade Rumors: San Francisco Giants Closer to Deal for Carlos Beltran?

    Sports Illustrated baseball writer Jon Heyman is reporting via Twitter that the price tag for Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran is coming down, stating that New York is "off Minor, D...

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  23. San Francisco Giants vs. Philadelphia Phillies: 5 Keys to Long-Awaited Rematch

    They won't admit it when asked, but the Giants and the Phillies know that their upcoming three-game series at Citizens Bank Park, as well as their early August meeting back in San Francisco, are very important...

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  24. Grading the Giants Two Months After Losing Buster Posey

    Two months ago, the entire season for the defending world champions appeared to be in doubt after the loss of arguably the most important everyday leader of the club, catcher Buster Posey ...

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  25. MLB Trade Deadline 2011: Which Pennant-Chaser Does Carlos Beltran Help the Most?

    From April to June, the king of the contract year was Jose Reyes. If there was a team in need of an offensive spark or upgrade, Reyes was the man to watch...

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