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1 hr ago | BleacherReport

MLB Trade Speculation: Why the San Francisco Giants Must Make a Splash Instantly

The last time the San Francisco Giants let go of their top prospect, they acquired a one-year stopgap who bolted after just two months on the shores of San Francisco lost pitcher Zack Wheeler to the New York Mets and has regretted that deal ever since.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Zack Wheeler, Baseball Players, Dan Uggla, Daniel Murphy

Wed Jul 23, 2014

McCovey Chronicles

Jake Peavy rumors and the Giants

The Giants might be in the market for a starting pitcher. Let's look at Jake Peavy, the most likely fit.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Emmanuel Burriss, Jon Lester, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball

Isportsweb.com

San Francisco Giants: Weakest bench in baseball?

The San Francisco Giants bench is incredibly weak. That's pretty obvious. The bench has been exposed even more as the season has gone on: especially with Angel Pagan's injury, Brandon Belt being out for significant time and Marco Scutaro's career almost being over.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, San Francisco Giants, Hector Sanchez, Matt Kemp

BleacherReport

San Francisco Giants Rumors: Playing Fact or Fiction with Latest Trade Chatter

Just over a week remains until the July 31 trade deadline, which means we'll start to see the market heat up over the next few days.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Buster Posey, Tim Lincecum, Hunter Pence, David Price, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball

WKXW-FM Trenton

Giants beat Phillies 9-6 in 14 innings

Crawford snapped a 2-for-22 skid with his two-out hit off the wall in left-center field and finished with four RBIs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Buster Posey, Hunter Pence, Jimmy Rollins

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sports Media 101

Boston Red Sox Vs Toronto Blue Jays Tuesday Preview

Red Sox 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Boston Red Sox as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Boston Red Sox, Toronto Blue Jays, David Ortiz, Baseball Players, Dustin Pedroia

SFGate

SF Giants update: Bruce Bochy explains why Buster Posey is not...

UPDATE, 3:30 p.m.: Manager Bruce Bochy said we will not see Hector Sanchez catch all Yusmeiro Petit and Tim Lincecum games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Buster Posey, Brandon Belt, Tim Lincecum, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Hector Sanchez

Amazin' Avenue

Mets Trade Rumors: Giants interested in Bartolo Colon

The last time Sandy Alderson and Brian Sabean got involved in a trade deadline move, it worked out alright for the Mets .

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Related Topix: Sports, Angel Pagan, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

SFGate

Matt Cain injury surely signals an SF Giants...

The Giants are fortunate to have a guy like Yusmeiro Petit to step in and start for injured pitchers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, George Kontos, Michael Kickham

Frisco Fastball

San Francisco Giants in the market for relief pitching

June 6, 2014; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Matt Cain delivers a pitch against the New York Mets during the first inning at AT&T Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Sergio Romo, Santiago Casilla

Frisco Fastball

Could Bartolo Colon be the San Francisco Giants next trade target?

Apr 19, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon looses his batting helmet while batting against the Atlanta Braves during the second inning at Citi Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Francisco Giants, Baseball Players

Los Angeles Times

Colorado Rockies put Justin Morneau on disabled list

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)

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Sergio Santos, Mark Teixeira

The Good Phight

Phillies hang out with Chase Utley's future team

With trade rumors flying, the Phillies play host to the Giants, one of many teams who are better than they are.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chase Utley, Baseball Players, Cliff Lee, Tim Lincecum, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball

Mon Jul 21, 2014

San Francisco Giants

Giants send Petit to face Phillies in place of Cain

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Cliff Lee, Major League Baseball, San Francisco Giants

McCovey Chronicles

Giants reportedly signing Dan Uggla, who is bad at baseball

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Jose Guillen, Cody Ross, Aubrey Huff, Aaron Rowand

Frisco Fastball

Rosenthal: Dan Uggla to San Francisco Giants

May 22, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves second baseman Dan Uggla celebrates after scoring a run against the Milwaukee Brewers in the third inning at Turner Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dan Uggla, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Atlanta Braves

Chico Enterprise-Record

Giants' Matt Cain goes on DL

Matt Cain didn't go on the disabled list during his first eight big league seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball

Sun Jul 20, 2014

SFGate

Brandon Belt still showing concussion signs, plus SF Giants lineup as they attempt sweep

As I write this, manager Bruce Bochy is awaiting results on this morning's concussion test on Brandon Belt, who was struck in the face by a thrown ball during batting practice before Saturday night's win.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Eli Whiteside

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Athletics Nation

Oakland Athletics Week 15 Review

With a diet based entirely on low-calorie bamboo, pandas must spend most of the day resting so as not to waste precious energy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Eric Sogard, Baseball Players, Felix Hernandez, Hisashi Iwakuma

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Tribune

Sandoval's homer helps Giants beat Marlins 9-1

Pablo Sandoval hit a three-run homer off one of his favorite foils, and the San Francisco Giants beat the slumping Miami Marlins 9-1 Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Pablo Sandoval, Baseball Players, Brandon Crawford, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Buster Posey

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