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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...

San Francisco Giants-Chicago White Sox Series Preview
June 17th, 2014 at 10:06 AM
The San Francisco Giants begin a quick five-game road trip tonight in Chicago against the White Sox in the opener of a short two-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The 43-27 Giants remain in first place in the National League West with a six-game lead, while the 33-37 White Sox sit in fourth place in...

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...

San Francisco Giants-Minnesota Twins Weekend Series Preview
May 23rd, 2014 at 12:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants open up a six-game homestand tonight and welcome the Minnesota Twins for Interleague play. The 29-18 Giants remain in first place in the National League West, while the 23-21 Twins sit in second place in the American League Central. The Giants are 5-4 all-time versus the Twins and 3-3...

San Francisco Giants-Colorado Rockies Series Preview
May 20th, 2014 at 8:04 AM
The top two teams in the National League West open up a three-game series tonight at Coors Field when the San Francisco Giants take on the Colorado Rockies. ***PHOTO1*** The 28-17 Giants lead the 25-20 Rockies by three games as both teams are 3-3 against each other. The Giants are 17-12 versus...

San Francisco Giants-Atlanta Braves Series Preview
May 12th, 2014 at 12:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants return home tonight to begin a seven-game homestand and welcome the Atlanta Braves to AT&T Park for a three-game series. The 24-14 Giants and 21-15 Braves both sit in first place in their respective divisions heading into the series. The Giants swept the Braves last weekend in...

San Francisco Giants-Los Angeles Dodgers Series Preview
May 8th, 2014 at 10:22 AM
The San Francisco Giants begin a huge four-game series tonight in Los Angeles against the Dodgers as they look to finish up the road trip in style. ***PHOTO1*** The 21-13 Giants sit atop the National League West and head into this series with a 4-2 record on their current road trip, while...

San Francisco Giants-Pittsburgh Pirates Series Preview
May 5th, 2014 at 11:50 AM
After sweeping the Atlanta Braves over the weekend, the San Francisco Giants continue their road trip with a stop in Pittsburgh tonight against the Pirates in the opener of a three-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The 20-11 Giants sit atop the National League West, while the 12-19 Pirates are in fourth place in 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-Colorado Rockies Weekend Preview
April 11th, 2014 at 9:43 AM
After dropping two of three to the Arizona Diamondbacks, the 6-4 San Francisco Giants welcome the 5-5 Colorado Rockies to AT&T Park this weekend for a three-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants were 10-9 versus the Rockies last year and 7-2 at home against their National League West rivals. The Rockies did outscore...

Orange and Black Monday Inside Scoop
April 7th, 2014 at 10:16 PM
The San Francisco Giants begin their 15th season at AT&T Park on Tuesday afternoon in the home opener against the 2-7 Arizona Diamondbacks. The Giants are coming off a 5-2 road trip and are ready to play in front of their amazing fans the next nine games at 24 Willie...

San Francisco Giants-Arizona Diamondbacks Weekend Preview
August 30th, 2013 at 7:55 AM
After dropping two of three to the Colorado Rockies, the San Francisco Giants continue their road trip with a stop in Arizona to face the Diamondbacks. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants are 30-23 against teams from the National League West and 8-4 on the season versus the Diamondbacks. They are 5-1 at Chase Field...

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...