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San Francisco Giants June Month in Review
June 30th, 2014 at 3:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants are happy to see the month of June disappear after going 4-15 in their last 19 games to end the month. The team went 10-16 in June, while going 5-12 at home and 5-4 on the road. The Giants won only three series during the month, won one...

San Francisco Giants-Washington Nationals Series Preview
June 9th, 2014 at 11:47 AM
After completing a weekend sweep against the New York Mets, the scorching San Francisco Giants welcome the Washington Nationals to town for a four-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The 42-21 Giants own the best record in baseball, having won five in a row and 31 of their last 42 games, while the 32-29 Nationals...

San Francisco Giants-Cincinnati Reds Series Preview
June 3rd, 2014 at 2:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants resume play tonight in the opener of a three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds. The Giants are 18-11 on the road and have not lost a series in a month. The 37-20 Giants remain atop the National League West, while the 26-29 Reds are in fourth place...

San Francisco Giants-St. Louis Cardinals Series Preview
May 29th, 2014 at 3:06 PM
After a successful 5-1 homestand, the San Francisco Giants embark on a seven-game road trip against the two teams they defeated in the 2012 National League Playoffs in the St. Louis Cardinals and Cincinnati Reds. ***PHOTO1*** The 34-19 Giants own the best record in baseball, while the 29-24 Cardinals reside in second...

Orange and Black Saturday Inside Scoop
May 24th, 2014 at 11:29 AM
The San Francisco Giants notched their 30th win of the season last night as they defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-2 in the opener of a three-game series. The orange and black are 12-4 in series openers.  ***PHOTO1*** Tim Lincecum pitched around danger most of the night, allowing six walks and it was the...

San Francisco Giants-Cleveland Indians Weekend Preview
April 25th, 2014 at 1:48 PM
The San Francisco Giants return home tonight for the start of a six-game homestand after going 2-4 on their six-game road trip. ***PHOTO1***  The 12-10 Giants welcome the 11-11 Cleveland Indians and Interleague play tonight to AT&T Park on "Orange Friday." The orange and black went 6-14 versus the American League last year and...

San Francisco Giants Look to Get Even in 2014
October 31st, 2013 at 9:38 AM
It's official, the San Francisco Giants are no longer World Champions as the Boston Red Sox are the new kings of baseball after winning the World Series last night. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants will be highly motivated and have a chip on their shoulder in 2014, looking to reclaim the crown and win...

Tim Lincecum Free Agency News Update
October 22nd, 2013 at 10:25 AM
San Francisco Giants pitcher and free agent Tim Lincecum plans to test the market this offseason. The two-time Cy Young Award winner becomes a free agent five days after the conclusion of the World Series.  ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com is reporting the Giants offered Lincecum a two-year deal, but the four-time All-Star...

San Francisco Giants-New York Yankees Weekend Series Preview
September 20th, 2013 at 3:02 PM
The San Francisco Giants will play their final three road games this season at Yankee Stadium with a weekend series against the storied New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** This will be the Giants second trip to the Bronx and first appearance at the new Yankee Stadium, which opened up in 2009. The Giants...

San Francisco Giants-Pittsburgh Pirates Four-Game Series Preview
August 22nd, 2013 at 9:56 AM
The San Francisco Giants host the Pittsburgh Pirates tonight at AT&T Park in the opener of a four-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The 74-52 Pirates sit in first place in the tough National League Central and look to make the postseason for the first time since 1992, which was the last time the franchise...

San Francisco Giants-Tampa Bay Rays Weekend Preview
August 2nd, 2013 at 8:44 AM
After winning two of three in Philadelphia from the Phillies, the San Francisco Giants head to Tampa Bay Friday for an Interleague matchup against the surging Rays. ***PHOTO1***  The 48-59 Giants face the 64-44 Rays this weekend in a three-game series at Tropicana Field, where the Rays are 35-20 this season. The...

Former San Francisco Giant Homers Late in Chicago Cubs Win
July 27th, 2013 at 9:54 PM
The San Francisco Giants had the bases loaded the last two innings and failed to capitalize as former Giant Nate Schierholtz homered late in a 1-0 Chicago Cubs' win Saturday night. ***PHOTO1*** A pair of lefties took the mound on this night as Madison Bumgarner retired the Cubs in order in the top...

San Francisco Giants-Chicago Cubs Weekend Preview
July 26th, 2013 at 2:24 PM
The San Francisco Giants conclude their homestand this weekend with a three-game series against the Chicago Cubs. ***PHOTO1*** Both teams sit in fourth place in their respective divisions, the Giants are 46-55, seven games out of first place in the National League West. The Cubs own a 45-55 record, 17.5 games out...

San Francisco Giants Make up Game Vs Cincinati Reds Announced
July 13th, 2013 at 5:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle is reporting, that the San Francisco Giants and Cincinnati Reds will play a single-admission doubleheader at AT&T Park on Tuesday, July 23. The game will be a make up to the rain out in Cincinnati on July 4. The Giants will be the "road"...

San Francisco Giants Snap Road Losing Streak
June 2nd, 2013 at 2:59 PM
The San Francisco Giants snapped their seven-game road losing steak Sunday afternoon, defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2, avoiding a three-game sweep. ***PHOTO1*** Andres Torres led off the game with a walk and Buster Posey singled, but Cardinals starter Tyler Lyons escaped the first without allowing a run. Giants starter Chad Gaudin, who...

The Aftermath of Melky Cabrera’s Suspension, is the MLB Doing Enough?
August 24th, 2012 at 9:10 AM
***PHOTO1*** Last week, the world of baseball was shocked when news broke out that San Francisco Giants’ outfielder Melky Cabrera was being suspended for 50 games due to a positive drug test for testosterone. Three other players including Giant’s reliever, Guillermo Mota, were also caught cheating this year, but none were...

San Francisco Giants Begin Critical Seven-Game Stretch This Week
August 20th, 2012 at 1:15 PM
The San Francisco Giants begin a critical seven-game stretch this week facing the Los Angeles Dodgers before returning home Thursday opening up a four-game series against the Atlanta Braves.  ***PHOTO1***  The Giants and Dodgers open up a huge three-game series tonight in Los Angeles with first place on the line as the...

San Francisco Giants Get Their First Sweep of the Year Defeating the Chicago Cubs
June 4th, 2012 at 5:12 PM
The San Francisco Giants finally got the monkey off their back sweeping a series for the first time this season winning 3-2 Monday afternoon against the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs started the scoring first in the top of the second as first baseman Bryan LaHair singled off Giants starting pitcher Ryan...