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Orange and Black Monday World Series Inside Scoop
October 27th, 2014 at 12:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** San Francisco Giants' starter Madison Bumagrner has cemented his place among the great pitchers in October with his incredible performances during the 2014 postseason. He added one more masterpiece on Sunday night by throwing his second complete game shutout of this postseason in Game 5 of the World Series to...

Orange and Black Thursday NLCS Inside Scoop
October 9th, 2014 at 9:22 AM
Here we go again in the National League Championship Series with the San Francisco Giants facing the St.Louis Cardinals with a spot in the World Series on the line. The Giants and Cardinals have taken turns since 2010 representing the NL in the Fall Classic. The Giants won the World...

Orange and Black Tuesday Inside Scoop
September 30th, 2014 at 8:50 AM
After playing 162 regular season games, the San Francisco Giants season comes down to a one-game playoff Wednesday night in Pittsburgh against the Pirates with a spot in the National League Division Series on the line. ***PHOTO1*** If the Giants want to a capture a third World Series title in five years,...

Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
September 17th, 2014 at 4:43 PM
The San Francisco Giants won their second straight game Wednesday afternoon, defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 to finish the year with a 13-6 record against their division rivals. The Giants have won seven consecutive series at Chase Field and finish the year 7-3 in Arizona. ***PHOTO1*** The game was tied at 2-2...

San Francisco Giants-Los Angeles Dodgers Weekend Preview
September 12th, 2014 at 12:44 AM
All eyes will be on AT&T Park this weekend when the San Francisco Giants host the Los Angeles Dodgers in a much anticipated series with first place in the National League West on the line. The Giants lead the season series 7-6 over their rivals, but are just 2-4 at...

Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
September 10th, 2014 at 11:00 PM
The San Francisco Giants have regained their home mojo back after winning their eighth straight game at AT&T Park Wednesday night, defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-0. It was the Giants 11th shutout of the season and eighth at home. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan Vogelsong earned a no-decision in the win after allowing zero runs,...

San Francisco Giants-Arizona Diamondbacks Series Preview
September 9th, 2014 at 8:07 AM
After going 3-3 on the road trip, the San Francisco Giants return home for a crucial six-game homestand with 19 games left in the season. The Giants will finish the year playing the National League West and begin a three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks. ***PHOTO1*** The 78-65 Giants are 3.5 games...

Orange and Black Tuesday Inside Scoop
August 26th, 2014 at 8:18 AM
After a 3-3 road trip, the San Francisco Giants opened up their seven-game homestand with a sloppy loss Monday night, dropping the series opener 3-2 to the Colorado Rockies. The team committed four errors, a balk and grounded into four double-plays. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have recorded seven errors in their last four...

Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
August 20th, 2014 at 12:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants were dealt a cruel blow Tuesday night in Chicago as the Cubs grounds crew failed to fully cover the infield during a 15-minute rain delay during the bottom of the fifth. After the four-hour, 34-minute delay, the Cubs were awarded the victory 2-0 and the Giants...

Orange and Black Tuesday Inside Scoop
July 29th, 2014 at 10:05 AM
The San Francisco Giants dropped their fifth game in a row Monday night and were shutout for the second time in three games, losing 5-0 to the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Giants have been shutout 12 times this year and nine of them have occurred at home. The orange and black...

San Francisco Giants-Philadelphia Phillies Series Preivew
July 21st, 2014 at 12:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** After taking two of three from the Miami Marlins, the San Francisco Giants open up a four-game series in the city of Brotherly Love against the Philadelphia Phillies. The 54-44 Giants are tied for first place in the National League West, while the 43-55 Phillies are in last place in the...

San Francisco Giants-Miami Marlins Weekend Preview
July 18th, 2014 at 2:28 PM
The San Francisco Giants open up the second half of the season tonight with a seven-game road trip against two teams from the National League East that begins with a three-game series versus the Miami Marlins. ***PHOTO1*** The second place 52-43 Giants look to put behind a recent 10-22 stretch in their...

Orange and Black Sunday Inside Scoop
July 13th, 2014 at 4:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants scored all their runs Sunday with two swings of the bat thanks to Buster Posey and Madison Bumgarner, smacking their way to a 8-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Giants took two of three from them and finish the homestand with a 3-2 record. Trailing 1-0...

San Francisco Giants-Arizona Diamondbacks Weekend Preview
July 11th, 2014 at 2:23 PM
After losing three of four to the Oakland A's, the San Francisco Giants will play the final three games of the first half by hosting the Arizona Diamondbacks this weekend.   ***PHOTO1***  The 50-42 Giants are one game back of the first place Los Angeles Dodgers, while the last place 39-54 Diamondbacks are...

Orange and Black Saturday Inside Scoop
July 5th, 2014 at 10:09 AM
The San Francisco Giants are a bad baseball team right now and lost again Friday, getting shutout for the third time in their last five games, losing 2-0 to the San Diego Padres on the Fourth of July. The Giants are 22-36-1 all-time on Independence Day. ***PHOTO1*** It was the eighth time...

San Francisco Giants-San Diego Padres Weekend Series Preview
July 4th, 2014 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1***  The San Francisco Giants will spend the Fourth of July weekend in San Diego against the Padres for a three-game series and quick five-game road trip. The 47-38 Giants enter the series in second place, 0.5 games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers, while the 38-47 Padres sit in third place in...

San Francisco Giants-St. Louis Cardinals Series Preview
July 1st, 2014 at 10:20 AM
The San Francisco Giants open up the month of July with a three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals and hope their bad ending to June won't carry over.  ***PHOTO1*** A pair of second place teams square off as the 46-36 Giants and 44-39 Cardinals look to find their groove. The Giants...

San Francisco Giants-San Diego Padres Series Preview
June 23rd, 2014 at 12:16 PM
The San Francisco Giants are back home and open up a 10-game homestand that begins with a three-game series against the San Diego Padres. ***PHOTO1*** The 45-30 Giants remain four games up in the National League West, while the 32-44 Padres sit in fourth place and 13.5 games behind the Giants. The Giants...

Orange and Black Sunday Inside Scoop
June 22nd, 2014 at 5:32 PM
After dropping the first three games on this five-game road trip, the San Francisco Giants rebounded by winning the last two, defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 Sunday afternoon. They finish the road trip with a 2-3 record and now head home for a 10-game homestand. ***PHOTO1*** Madison Bumgarner stuffed the Diamondbacks by...

San Francisco Giants-Arizona Diamondbacks Weekend Preview
June 20th, 2014 at 2:37 PM
The struggling San Francisco Giants look to snap their five-game losing streak tonight in Arizona against the Diamondbacks in the opener of a three-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The 43-29 Giants still remain in first place in the National League West, while the 31-45 Diamondbacks sit in last place in the division and 14 games...