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Call to the Pen
San Francisco Giants spring training news and notes
Tim Lincecum and the Giants rotation are off to a hot start this spring. Feb 16, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum throws in the bullpen during camp at Scottsdale Stadium.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
San Jose Mercury News
Giants' shortstop Brandon Crawford expects more production at plate
The most famous grip change in baseball last season took place during a Giants batting practice session, when Brandon Belt tweaked the way he holds the bat, added a couple of other minor fixes and started hitting everything in sight.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Bless You Boys
2014 Team Preview: Can the San Francisco Giants win another even-year championship?
They were the benefactors of a late collapse by the San Diego Padres in 2010 and got an incredible 160 starts out of their impeccably healthy rotation in 2012.
Who's on second
Yes, I know I had a blog entitled "what's on second" just last year. But seriously, I thought this title still made sense.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
S.F. Giants' Ehire Adrianza idolizes Guillen - to an extent
Most Venezuelan shortstops now in their 20s idolized Omar Vizquel . Not Ehire Adrianza , the breakout player of Giants camp thus far.
SF Giants starters continue to stick it to Cactus opponents, plus other notes
We all tend to make too much of spring-training results, especially early ones, raising eyebrows over slips and falls while overreacting to good performances.
Projecting Tim Hudson's 2014 season
My biggest worry when Tim Hudson signed was that his ERA was going to go up a half-run because he wasn't facing the Giants anymore.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Hudson Has 2 Hitless in Return From Broken Ankle
Right-hander Tim Hudson made his first start since breaking his ankle on July 24, pitching two no-hit innings, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 Sunday.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Lowell Cohn: Despite his controversial past, it's a good move to bring in Bonds
The Giants have invited Barry Bonds to be a batting instructor for a week in spring training.
Giants OK with sharing park if A's move
Seth Smith #15 of the Oakland Athletics slides into second base with a double, beating the tag of Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants in the fourth inning at AT&T Park on May 29, 2013 in San Francisco, California.
Parker struggles, Doolittle sharp before A's rally
Jarrod Parker tried to limit his sliders Friday, but Sean Doolittle was thrilled to break out his own slider, a new pitch for him.
Pitching Report: Oakland A's vs SF Giants
Oct 8, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Sean Doolittle throws a pitch against the Detroit Tigers in the seventh inning in game four of the American League divisional series playoff baseball game at Comerica Park.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Giants Allow Walk-Off Win For Athletics
The Athletics caught the Giants in the bottom of the 9th inning when Heath Hembree threw a wild pitch that scored Jake Goebbert , making the final score 7-6.
Norris Hits Late Homer to Help A's Beat Giants
Derek Norris hit a tying, two-run, homer in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics scored on a wild pitch in the ninth to beat the split-squad San Francisco Giants 7-6 on Friday.
How Ryan Vogelsong pitched in his much-anticipated 2014 SF Giants debut
Everybody knows deep down what Madison Bumgarner, Matt Cain, Tim Hudson and Tim Lincecum will have when the season begins, but let's face it.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
San Francisco Giants hire Barry Bonds as spring instructor
The San Francisco Giants recently announced that Barry Bonds would be returning to the team as a spring training instructor.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Evalutating Every Infielder in San Francisco Giants Camp
The San Francisco Giants head into the 2014 season with the same starting infield they've had in place since the stretch run of their 2012 championship season.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Tim Lincecum attempting new look with hair
The Giants have a batting practice group featuring four players -- Brandon Crawford, Brandon Belt, Angel Pagan and Michael Morse -- who have beards of varying lengths.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Giants' Sergio Romo hopes to grow in role
Sergio Romo, who recorded 38 saves last season, says he expects more of himself in many areas this season.
SF Giants manager Bruce Bochy reveals starter for Cactus opener, plus camp notes
When manager Bruce Bochy reveals his rotation for the Cactus League, we'll know his plans for the regular-season rotation and the Opening Day starter because he and pitching coach Dave Righetti essentially start with Opening Day and work backward in divising the spring rotation.