23 hrs ago
Stats on Giants' bats show Matt Cain has it the worst
Do the Giants score less in Matt Cain 's starts than they do when his teammates pitch? Yes, but not by much.
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San Francisco Giants band together to score run, still lose.
I can accept Tyson Ross shutting down the Giants. A big, hard-throwing right-hander with wicked stuff, exchanging body blows with Matt Cain there's no shame in that.
SF Giants manager Bruce Bochy drops slumping hitter, plus a case for first-inning bunt
Manager Bruce Bochy has dropped Pablo Sandoval from third to fifth in tonight's lineup against Padres left-hander Eric Stults.
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.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Giants fall to Padres 2-1
Matt Cain and Tyson Ross made it look easy Friday night at Petco Park. Unfortunately for Cain, that meant yet another defeat that was very hard to swallow.
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.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
SportsRoss outduels Cain to down Giants
In Rene Rivera, the Padres' pitchers trust. Of course, no more than any other catcher on staff, manager Bud Black insists - even if the numbers are penning a striking story early this season.
San Francisco Giants
Giants face tough test in San Diego's pitching staff
In their final game at San Diego's Petco Park during the 2013 season, the Giants scored 13 runs.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Lowell Cohn: Not-so-Giant offense starts to show
This is what we learned about the Giants after their first homestand and after 16 games and after they lost to the Dodgers 2-1 on getaway day.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
San Francisco Giants
Cain lends support to San Francisco RBI program
The Giants right-hander has become an ardent supporter of San Francisco RBI, a non-profit that promotes literacy by working with students at Dr. William L. Cobb Elementary School and middle schoolers at KIPP Bay Area Academy.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
SF Giants: Early Season Questions the Team Will Have to Answer
The San Francisco Giants are off to a solid 8-5 start and are pretty much firing on all cylinders.
Brett Anderson, Rockies pitcher, out 4-6 weeks with broken finger
Brett Anderson walked into the clubhouse with a taped left index finger Sunday and left the trainer's room with it packed in ice and heavily wrapped in an Ace bandage.
Injury-plagued Anderson to miss 4-6 weeks
Starting pitcher Brett Andrerson, who suffered a broken finger Saturday, last pitched more than 100 innings during the 2010 season.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
5 San Francisco Giants Players Who Impressed in Week 2
The San Francisco Giants have cooled off a bit in their second week of the season, losing two of three to the Arizona Diamondbacks and splitting their first two games with the Colorado Rockies.
Lowdown on Lester offer
If the Red Sox want Jon Lester as badly as he supposedly wants them, it's going to cost more than $70 million.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Purdy: Pablo Sandoval is struggling but says he isn't pressing at the plate
Here in the home clubhouse at AT&T Park, eight pairs of baseball cleats sit at the bottom of Pablo Sandoval's dressing stall.
Batkid and Matt Cain photo: How Michael Macor shot it
Batkid emerges from the Batmobile during opening ceremonies as the San Francisco Giants prepare to take on the Arizona Diamondback during their home opener at AT&T Park on Tuesday April 8, 2014, in San Francisco, Calif.
Cain, Anderson both take aim at first win
Two pitchers trying to find their way square off on Saturday, as Matt Cain and the San Francisco Giants continue a three-game set against Brett Anderson and the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
San Francisco Giants
Bumgarner opens series against visiting Rockies
The focus will be on pitching, as is often the case at San Francisco's AT&T Park, when the Colorado Rockies visit the Giants for a three-game series beginning Friday.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Batkid Throws First Pitch at Giants Home Opener; Draws Praise, Criticism
He won the hearts of San Francisco five months ago, when the city morphed into Gotham City to lift the spirits of a 5-year-old battling leukemia.