Brewers' 5-game win streak ends, Blue Jays win 9-5
For the fourth straight game, Nelson faced a Cy Young Award winner on the other side.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
What SF Giants Must Do to Keep Once-Bright 2014 Season from Slipping Away
No. 1: Entering play Tuesday, the Giants trail the hated Los Angeles Dodgers by just 3.5 games in the National League West, and they lead the Atlanta Braves by one game for the second wild-card slot.
The Miami Herald
San Francisco Giants
Pictured is Guy Harvey artwork on an athletic clothing line. Artist Guy Harvey has developed his brand into a business empire.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
Michael Morse's swagger returns now that his bat is on fire
The Giants have been waiting for somebody -- anybody -- to get hot and help them break out of their two-month long slump at home.
And That Happened: Sunday's scores and highlights
Mariners 8, Tigers 1 : Chris Young continues a nice stretch of pitching, putting up six shutout innings helping the M's to the series victory against their strongest competition for the wild card.
Giants get 1st series win at AT&T Park in more than month
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Sun Aug 17, 2014
Tim Lincecum handed the ball to manager Bruce Bochy and walked slowly off the mound, his team trailing the hated Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 in the fifth inning, with runners on first and second.
Giants win home series for first time since moving to AT&T Park
The Giants won a series at home for the first time since July 13. It was the first time the Giants had won consecutive games at home since June 7-8, which was also the last time we thought the Giants were unambiguously good.
San Francisco Giants' rookies take charge in series finale win
Jul 6, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants shortstop Joe Panik hits an RBI double during the third inning against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.
Philadelphia Phillies fall to San Francisco Giants again, 5-2
Michael Morse got three hits and scored twice as the San Francisco Giants won consecutive home games for the first time in over two months, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Sunday.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Giants' Sanchez (concussion) suffers setback via another foul tip to the head
Catcher Hector Sanchez had to come out of his rehab game with Triple-A Fresno last night after taking another foul tip off the mask -- the same scenario that landed him on the concussion DL on July 26 in the first place.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Phillies tab dependable rookie Buchanan in rubber match
Since a slew of brilliant starts toward the beginning of July, Tim Lincecum hasn't had his vintage touch.
'50 Shades of Grey' apartment building red hot
The view from the living room of the biggest penthouse in the Escala apartment building in Seattle.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
That Balls Outta Here
Totally biased Philadelphia Phillies vs. San Francisco Giants series preview
Aug 10, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum delivers a pitch against the Kansas City Royals during the first inning at Kauffman Stadium.
5 Things the San Francisco Giants Must Achieve to Make the 2014 MLB Playoffs
The playoff-hopeful San Francisco Giants have been straight up awful as of late, but are just half a game behind the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates for a spot in the NL Wild Card game.
San Francisco Giants Link Dump, 8/15
Maybe Tim's problem has been blowing on his hand too much. I'm grasping at straws here, okay.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Will Giants be able to bear price of the Panda?
Pablo Sandoval's strong performance at the plate since a wretched start to the season could pay dividends in free agency this winter.
Does being in a pennant race change how you feel about Dayton Moore?
It is August 14 and the Royals are in first place in the American League Central Division.
San Francisco Giants irony: Uribe, Wilson help defeat Dodgers-2009
Writing this weekly piece on San Francisco Giants history is highly enjoyable because the most extraordinary scenarios constantly present themselves, the best falling under the umbrella of irony.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Kawakami: Lincecum and Posey and the time for change
The Giants have won a lot of games and had some great celebrations with Tim Lincecum as their starting pitcher.