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Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
May 21st, 2014 at 11:58 AM
The San Francisco Giants were one strike away from taking the series opener last night before the Colorado Rockies spoiled the party by scoring two runs in the ninth on Nolan's Arenado's game-winning RBI double. Sergio Romo blew his second save of the year in the 5-4 loss. ***PHOTO1*** The orange and black...

Orange and Black Saturday Inside Scoop
April 19th, 2014 at 9:56 AM
After a 5-4 homestand, the San Francisco Giants began their six-game road trip Friday night with a 2-1 loss to the San Diego Padres. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have now played in eight straight one-run games, the most since an eight-game stretch back in 1910 from August 11th-17th when they were the New...

San Francisco Giants-Los Angeles Dodgers Preview
April 15th, 2014 at 2:38 PM
Baseball's best west coast rivalry renews the next three nights at AT&T Park when the 8-5 San Francisco Giants and 9-4 Los Angeles Dodgers square off in a three-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants took two of three from the Dodgers two weeks ago in Los Angeles and will look to win the...

Orange and Black Sunday Inside Scoop
April 6th, 2014 at 10:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants have exploded out of the gates to a 5-1 start and are one victory away from sweeping the rival Los Angeles Dodgers on the road. Matt Cain (0-0) gets the ball in the series finale tonight against Zack Greinke (1-0). ESPN 2 will televise Sunday Night Baseball...

Tim Hudson Deals in His San Francisco Giants Debut
April 2nd, 2014 at 10:20 PM
San Francisco Giants starter Tim Hudson made quite the first impression on his new teammates in his orange and black debut Wednesday night to give his club a 2-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. ***PHOTO1***  Hudson retired the first nine Diamondbacks before allowing a leadoff single to right fielder Gerardo Parra in the...

San Francisco Giants Blow Four Run Lead
April 1st, 2014 at 10:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** One night after rallying from a four run deficit, the Arizona Diamondbacks returned the favor by overcoming a 4-0 hole to defeat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Tuesday night. Angel Pagan led off the game with a single and Pablo Sandoval singled as well after Hunter Pence popped up. Buster Posey...

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...

San Francisco Giants’ Hunter Pence Caps Off an Incredible Weekend with a Walk-off Single Sunday Afternoon
September 29th, 2013 at 11:06 PM
San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence capped off an incredible weekend Sunday afternoon with a walk-off single in the ninth to secure a 7-6 Giants win over the San Diego Padres on the final day of the regular season.  ***PHOTO1*** Friday, Pence was named the winner of the 2013 Willie Mac...

San Francisco Giants News and Notes
September 27th, 2013 at 1:24 PM
Tim Lincecum gave the San Francisco Giant fans one last treat Thursday night with a solid pitching performance in a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers. ***PHOTO1*** Lincecum threw 22 first pitch strikes to the 30 batters he faced, earning a no-decision in seven strong innings, allowing eight hits, two runs, two...

San Francisco Giants News and Notes
September 23rd, 2013 at 1:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants wrapped up their road schedule in 2013 with a 2-1 victory at Yankee Stadium Sunday afternoon over the New York Yankees. The Giants avoided a three-game sweep and finished their 10-game road trip with a 6-4 record. They finish the season with a 34-46 mark on the...

Who’s Got It Better than Hunter Pence
September 16th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is smoking hot during the month of September and put on an incredible performance in Los Angeles the past four games. ***PHOTO1*** Pence put on a show against the Dodgers this weekend as the Giants took three of four from their rivals. Pence finished the...

A Wild Saturday Night in Los Angeles
September 15th, 2013 at 11:28 AM
The San Francisco Giants are not going to the playoffs this season, but embarrassing their arch rivals Saturday night is the next best thing. The orange and black humiliated the Los Angeles Dodgers 19-3. ***PHOTO1*** The 19 runs are the most runs scored by a team at Dodger Stadium and the Giants...

San Francisco Giants News and Notes
September 14th, 2013 at 11:35 AM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants won 4-2 Friday night over the Los Angeles Dodgers and defeated Clayton Kershaw for the fifth time.  Lefties Madison Bumgarner and Kershaw locked arms as the Giants rallied from a 2-0 deficit to stun Kershaw and the Dodgers. It was the third time the Giants scored three...

San Francisco Giants-Los Angeles Dodgers Four-Game Series Preview
September 12th, 2013 at 10:05 AM
The San Francisco Giants begin a 10-game road trip tonight in Los Angeles with a four-game series against the rival Dodgers. ***PHOTO1*** The 85-60 Dodgers magic number is six games to clinch the National League West, while the 66-80 Giants will look to spoil the party plans this weekend. The Giants are 37-29...

San Francisco Giants Rally Late to Beat Colorado Rockies 4-3
September 11th, 2013 at 4:47 PM
The San Francisco Giants finally recorded a winning homestand for the first time since late May, defeating the Colorado Rockies 4-3 Wednesday afternoon.  ***PHOTO1*** The Giants handed the ball to Yusmeiro Petit, who was making his first start since coming one strike away from a throwing a perfect game last Friday night. Petit...

San Francisco Giants Win It on Angel Pagan’s Walk-off Single
September 8th, 2013 at 5:49 PM
Angel Pagan's walk-off single in the bottom of the 11th gave the San Francisco Giants a 3-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday afternoon to earn a split in this four-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The lefty matchup between Madison Bumgarner and Wade Miley both threw up blanks through the first three innings. Tony...

San Francisco Giants-Arizona Diamondbacks Four-Game Series Preview
September 5th, 2013 at 10:08 AM
After going 4-5 on their nine-game road trip, the San Francisco Giants return home Thursday night to begin a seven-game homestand with a four-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants are 8-4 versus the Diamondbacks this season and took two of three from them last week. The Giants are 33-26 against...

San Francisco Giants News and Notes
September 4th, 2013 at 12:04 PM
The San Francisco Giants will look to avoid a three-game sweep Wednesday afternoon at the hands of the San Diego Padres. ***PHOTO1*** Tim Lincecum takes the mound against the team he threw his first career no-hitter against back on July 13. The Freak is 2-1 versus the Padres this season with a 0.79...

San Francisco Giants Lose 4-1 on Labor Day
September 2nd, 2013 at 5:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Barry Zito earned another loss on the road this season as the San Diego Padres won 4-1 on this Labor Day. Zito threw 14 pitches in the bottom of the first to retire the Padres in order before running into trouble in the bottom of the second....

San Francisco Giants Pound Arizona Diamondbacks 8-2 Sunday Afternoon
September 1st, 2013 at 5:17 PM
The San Francisco Giants pounded the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-2 Sunday afternoon to take two of three from them this weekend.  ***PHOTO1*** After the Giants were retired in order in the top of the first by Diamondbacks starter Patrick Corbin, Yusmeiro Petit took the mound for the Giants. Left fielder Adam Eaton singled...