Matt Cain allows unearned run, pays for his mistake
You know, it takes a pretty special performance to bump a caining like this below the fold.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Matt Cain Strong But Bats Continue To Struggle
For the second straight game, Giants starter Matt Cain was dominant, unfortunately for the right hander the offense could not give him any run support.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Sanchez lifts Giants over Dodgers 3-2 in 12
Brandon Crawford singled off Brandon League with one out in the 12th and advanced to second on a groundout by Brandon Hicks.
LA Daily News
Giants rally in ninth, then beat Dodgers in 12th
SAN FRANCISCO >> Even during some of the lean years, the San Francisco Giants-Dodgers rivalry was widely considered among baseball's best.
Inside Bay Area
Giants beat Dodgers in 12-inning thriller
Brandon Crawford hit a one-out single in the 12th inning and scored two batters later on Hector Sanchez's single up the middle, giving the Giants a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in a wild game that ended at 12:14 a.m. Wednesday.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Matt Cain sharp, but Giants fall to Rockies
Colorado's Charlie Blackmon slides past Giants catcher Hector Sanchez in the third inning to score the game's only run.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
5 Reasons Why San Francisco Giants Will Maintain Torrid Offense
The San Francisco Giants have begun the 2014 season with an offensive burst of firepower, surpassing anything fans might have hoped for.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Clutch Hitting Going From Weakness To Strength For San Francisco Giants
The San Francisco Giants struggled mightily in clutch two-out situations in 2013, disabling their offense from surmounting a sufficient level of run production.
Beat LA? Beat everybody, Pence says, plus why Romo did not pitch Thursday and other SF Giants notes
In my game story in this morning's Chronicle, which you can read here, manager Bruce Bochy admits that games against the Dodgers carry a little more weight because of how talented they are, and how important it is not to fall too far behind a team that has started the year 5-1.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
San Francisco Giants Fueled by New Faces in Season's Early Days
If we were sitting here on the first day of spring training, who would have guessed that the San Francisco Giants would pick up a series-clinching victory thanks in large part to a clutch pinch-hit home run from Brandon Hicks ? How about that Ehire Adrianza would have a key RBI double and score a run in an incredible comeback inning that propelled ... (more)
Inside Bay Area
Angel Pagan leads Giants' comeback in win over Diamondbacks
With his second baseman on the disabled list, his MVP catcher in need of a rest day and his fourth outfielder due for some playing time, manager Bruce Bochy on Thursday sent out a lineup without three of the eight projected starters.
Pre-Game & Lineups: San Francisco Giants at Arizona Diamondbacks 4/3
The San Francisco Giants will take on the Arizona Diamondbacks today at 12:40pm PT for game four of a four game series before heading to LA to play the Dodgers tomorrow.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
D-backs fall to Giants as offense goes stagnant: By The Numbers
School: University of Akron, University of Arizona When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: Sept., 2013 Favorite sports memory: Tie between flying from Akron, Ohio to Phoenix to be at the 2008 NFC Championship and being at Game 7 of the 2001 World Series Favorite all-time athlete: Jim Thome Favorite sports movies: Tin Cup, Major League, The ... (more)
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Pre-Game & Lineups 3/29: San Francisco Giants Head To Oakland For Game Three
Feb 28, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Edwin Escobar throws to the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of their spring training baseball game at Phoenix Municipal Stadium.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
De La Rosa Goes 6 Scoreless For Rockies
Jorge De La Rosa tuned up for his opening-day start with six shutout innings for the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday, but Hector Sanchez hit a game-ending two-run homer to give the San Francisco Giants an 8-6 win.
The Miami Herald
Recap: San Francisco vs. Colorado
Scottsdale, AZ - Hector Sanchez belted a game-winning two- run homer in the ninth inning as the Giants rallied past the Rockies, 8-6, in spring training action.
Angels hoping it's time to reach their potential
Los Angeles Angels' Josh Hamilton, right, connects for a double as San Francisco Giants' Hector Sanchez looks on during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 24, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
7 Reasons Why San Francisco Giants Will Make the Playoffs
Jul 26, 2013; San Francisco, CA, USA;San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey and manager Bruce Bochy in the dugout before the game against the Chicago Cubs at AT Giants fans have come to realize, that if we can get to the playoffs, big things can happen.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Kansas City bullpen cana t hold lead, Royals lose 13-9 to Giants
When Coleman entered the game in the sixth inning, the Royals led by six runs. When Crow departed at the end of the frame, they trailed by two.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
A big night for Mr. Nearly Perfect, Reddick taunts Morse, why Belt...
Hector Sanchez, aka "The Magnet," had a brutal first inning tonight. On consecutive pitches, the A's Jed Lowrie smacked foul ball off Sanchez's left shoulder and his lower-half nuggets.