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Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
July 2nd, 2014 at 1:50 PM
Tim Lincecum put together another strong outing Tuesday night to stop the San Francisco Giants four-game losing streak and begin the month of July on a good note as they blanketed the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0. ***PHOTO1*** Lincecum threw eight shutout innings and ran his scoreless streak to 17 innings to improve his...

Orange and Black Monday Inside Scoop
June 30th, 2014 at 8:29 AM
***PHOTO1***  The San Francisco Giants are endearing a really rough stretch right now and have definitely hit rock bottom after getting swept by the Cincinnati Reds during a four-game series. The Giants were shutout for the second time this homestand and sixth overall this season, losing 4-0 to the Reds on...

Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
June 25th, 2014 at 10:29 PM
Tim Lincecum tossed his second career no-hitter Wednesday afternoon against the San Diego Padres as the San Francisco Giants avoided the three-game sweep by winning 4-0. The Freak recorded his second no-no against the Padres and needed 113 pitches to do so. ***PHOTO1*** The Freak no-hit the Padres last July and becomes...

Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
June 18th, 2014 at 3:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants are struggling at the moment and saw their losing streak increase to five games on Wednesday afternoon, losing 7-6 to the Chicago White Sox and getting swept during the two-game series. Tim Hudson had his worst start of the season, going 4.2 innings and allowing 12 hits...

Orange and Black Sunday Inside Scoop
June 15th, 2014 at 5:55 PM
For the third straight day, the San Francisco Giants blew a late lead and were swept by the Colorado Rockies this weekend, losing 5-4 on this Father's Day. The Giants were swept for the first time this season and finish the homestand with a 4-6 record. ***PHOTO1*** Coming into the series, the...

Orange and Black Saturday Inside Scoop
June 14th, 2014 at 10:44 AM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants did something for the first time all season Friday night by blowing a lead after eight innings, losing 7-4 to the Colorado Rockies in the series opener. Entering Friday's game, the Giants were 35-0 when leading after eight innings. Sergio Romo blew his third save of the...

Orange and Black Thursday Inside Scoop
June 12th, 2014 at 7:36 PM
The San Francisco Giants avoided a four-game sweep Thursday afternoon at the hands of the Washington Nationals, defeating them 7-1 to salvage the series finale. The Giants have never been swept in a four game series at AT&T Park and have not been swept at all this year. ***PHOTO1*** Tim Hudson stopped...

Orange and Black Tuesday Inside Scoop
June 10th, 2014 at 11:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Washington Nationals have sent the San Francisco Giants a message by taking the first two games of this four-game series by winning 2-1 Tuesday night. Madison Bumgarner saw his career-best six-game winning streak snapped and suffered his first loss since April 28th. Bumgarner pitched seven innings on the night and it...

Orange and Black Sunday Inside Scoop
June 1st, 2014 at 3:46 PM
The San Francisco Giants have established themselves as title contenders this season and sent a loud message Sunday by taking three of four from the Cardinals in St. Louis. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants 8-0 win was their third shutout in their last six games and fifth overall this year. Sunday's winning pitcher, Tim...

San Francisco Giants-Miami Marlins Series Preview
May 15th, 2014 at 9:50 AM
The San Francisco Giants open up a four-game series tonight against the Miami Marlins and will look to improve their 5-1 record versus the National League East. ***PHOTO1*** The 26-15 Giants remain in first place in the NL West, while the 21-20 Marlins sit in third place in the NL East.  Matt Cain...

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...

San Francisco Giants Complete Comeback Win on Opening Day
March 31st, 2014 at 11:18 PM
The San Francisco Giants began the 2014 season with a bang as Buster Posey's two-run go-ahead homer in the ninth completed an incredible 9-8 comeback victory over the Arizona Diamondback on Opening Day.  ***PHOTO1*** The first three Giants hitters struck out to begin the game and Madison Bumgarner yielded just a walk...

Orange and Black Wednesday Inside Scoop
March 26th, 2014 at 10:08 PM
The San Francisco Giants announced Wednesday that Jeremy Affeldt will begin the 2014 season on the disabled list after tests revealed a strained medial collateral ligament in his right knee. ***PHOTO1*** Giants second baseman Macro Scutaro underwent a diagnostic nerve block procedure on Tuesday and the procedure didn't work. Scutaro had a...

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...

San Francisco Giants Begin Road Trip with Loss
August 26th, 2013 at 10:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants began their road tip with a 6-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies Monday night behind another rough outing by Barry Zito. Zito allowed a two-run homer to first baseman Todd Helton in the bottom of the second to give the Rockies an early 2-0 lead. Center fielder...

Boston Red Sox Humiliate San Francisco Giants 12-1 Wednesday Afternoon
August 21st, 2013 at 3:53 PM
The Boston Red Sox humiliated the San Francisco Giants 12-1 Wednesday afternoon to take two of three from the champs.  ***PHOTO1*** Giants starter Barry Zito allowed a leadoff double to center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury before getting the next three batters to conclude the inning. Zito threw 19 pitches in the first. The Red...

San Francisco Giants Walk Their Way to a 3-2 Win
August 20th, 2013 at 11:14 PM
The San Francisco Giants walked their way to a 3-2 win Tuesday night over the Boston Red Sox on a Marco Scutaro bases loaded walk-off walk in the bottom of the ninth. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan Vogelsong ran into immediate trouble in the top of the first as the first three Red Sox batters reached...

San Francisco Giants Shutout Monday Night
August 19th, 2013 at 11:19 PM
The San Francisco Giants were shutout 7-0 by the Boston Red Sox Monday night behind a strong outing by lefty Jon Lester. ***PHOTO1*** Giants starter Tim Lincecum ran into some trouble in the top of the second as the first two Red Sox batters reached base. With runners on second and third,...

Hector Sanchez’s Three-Run Homer Completes an Incredible San Francisco Giants Comeback Win
August 15th, 2013 at 7:46 PM
The San Francisco Giants were one strike away from being swept Thursday afternoon before pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez connected with a go-ahead three-run homer in the ninth to stun the Washington Nationals 4-3. ***PHOTO1*** Two singles by Marco Scutaro and Buster Posey along with a walk by Hunter Pence loaded the bases for Pablo...