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With the National League West race running neck-and-neck, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly had to plan for his team's weekend series against the Giants, which starts on Friday, accordingly.
There were plenty of jokes last night about Brandon Belt not being around to pitch, but his condition is actually getting pretty serious.
Bruce Bochy addressed the media about several topics on Wednesday, and he offered bad news on Brandon Belt.
The Giants might be in the market for a starting pitcher. Let's look at Jake Peavy, the most likely fit.
Jeremy Affeldt has a simple explanation for an immense improvement over last season, which has made him a game-saving setup reliever a year after he was an expensive disappointment.
Brandon Crawford hit a bases-clearing double to break a 14th-inning stalemate and Tim Lincecum earned his first career save as the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-6 on Tuesday night.
If something didn't happen soon, Giants manager Bruce Bochy was trotting a position player out to the pitching rubber.
UPDATE, 3:30 p.m.: Manager Bruce Bochy said we will not see Hector Sanchez catch all Yusmeiro Petit and Tim Lincecum games.
First baseman Justin Morneau, who leads Colorado with 60 RBIs, goes on the 15-day DL because of a neck strain The Colorado Rockies on Monday placed first baseman Justin Morneau on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained neck, a move retroactive to July 14. Morneau, hitting .312 with 13 home runs and a team-high 60 RBIs, hasn't played since ... (more)
Before the All-Star break, the Giants dropped Matt Cain three spots to the bottom of their rotation to give him extra rest for a bothersome elbow.
Dan Uggla is reportedly on the Giants now. The day started with Matt Cain and Brandon Belt going on the DL, and it keeps getting better.
JULY 5: Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants, right, is congratulated by Buster Posey #28 after he hit a two-run home run during the tenth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 5, 2014 in San Diego, California.
Matt Cain didn't go on the disabled list during his first eight big league seasons.
Cliff Lee is set to return to the Philadelphia Phillies' rotation on Monday night to open a four-game series with the visiting San Francisco Giants.
Jayson Werth hit a game-winning RBI double in the bottom of the ninth after the Brewers tied it in the top of the inning and the Washington Nationals beat Milwaukee 5-4 on Sunday afternoon.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 12:05 am
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