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Lansing State Journal
Tigers lose in 9th on Marte's balk
A ninth-inning balk by Luis Marte gave the New York Yankees a 3-2 victory over Detroit on Friday.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford expects more production at plate
The most talked-about grip change on the Giants last season took place during a 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.
Giants' Marco Scutaro believes he'll be ready for opener
Marco Scut aro said Friday he's confident he'll be ready for Opening Day, but he might have to make substantial progress in the next week.
Dominant Spring Training Pitching Performances Point To Success For San Francisco Giants in 2014
The San Francisco Giants ' starting rotation has been virtually untouchable in Spring Training, showing substantial improvement from last season.
Inside Bay Area
Giants' Tim Lincecum continues to shine in spring training
When he got into the flow of camp last month, Tim Lincecum told reporters that he was looking for more "crappy contact" this season.
San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals: Pre-Game Notes and Lineups
Feb 16, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum stretches during camp at Scottsdale Stadium.
Fresno Grizzlies Release 2014 Promotional Schedule
March 5, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits an RBI single in the first inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Scottsdale Stadium.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Law, De Paula Highlight Giants Bullpen Sleepers
The first sounds of spring could be heard on Wednesday of last week. All you had to do was flip on the radio to once again hear the crack of the bat, the voices of Jon Miller and Dave Flemming on KNBR, and the inevitable drone of various players insisting on being in their best shape in years .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Bay Area baseball notes: Cain continues strong outings for starting roation in spring debut
The starting rotation was by no means the lone culprit for the Giants' sub-.500 record in 2013, but with the possible exception of Madison Bumgarner, each starter had his struggles.
Who Will Be the San Francisco Giants' Final 12 Pitchers for Opening Day?
The San Francisco Giants pitching staff struggled in 2013 due to injuries and performances that were unexpectedly mediocre.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Why Are MLB Teams so Wary of Top Free-Agent Pitcher Ervin Santana?
Ervin Santana 's situation isn't unique. He's a big-name free agent who's still looking for work, but he's not the only one.
San Francisco Giants Link Dump, 3/4
MLB.com Video from Tim Hudson's first start. At several points, he throws pitches.
Tim Lincecum: At the Intersection of Up and Down
Sep 26, 2013; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants fans hold up signs starting pitcher Tim Lincecum during the fifth inning of the game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at AT&T Park.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Miami Herald
Texas' Colby Lewis struggles in return to mound
Texas right-hander Colby Lewis did not get out of the first inning in his first start since having hip surgery in August, and the Rangers lost 6-5 to the Cleveland Indians on Monday.
Inside Bay Area
Giants notebook: Lincecum has strong spring debut
It has been nearly a decade since Tim Lincecum burst onto the Cactus League scene, drawing executives and radar guns every time he stepped on a mound.
Johnson and Lincecum Strong in Spring Debuts
Two starting pitchers looking to rejuvenate their careers, right-handers Josh Johnson of San Diego and Tim Lincecum of San Francisco, made successful spring debuts on Monday in the Padres' 7-2 victory over the Giants.
What SF Giantsa Tim Lincecum liked and...
Like Madison Bumgarner, Ryan Vogelsong and Tim Hudson before him, Tim Lincecum pitched two shutout innings in his first Cactus League game Monday.
Anchorage Daily News
Recap: San Francisco vs. San Diego
Tommy Medica hit a two-run homer and Alexi Amarista had a solo blast during a six-run sixth inning that catapulted the San Diego Padres to a 7-2 win Monday over the San Francisco Giants in spring training.
San Francisco Giants Must Optimize Talent On Pitching Staff To Contend In 2014
The San Francisco Giants have four weeks to fill few available roster spots on their 25-man roster.
Pre-Game & Lineups Giants & Padres 3/3
Today the Giants 'A' squad will take on the Padres at home in Scottsdale. This is the first of two match-ups of the National League West rivals at Spring Training.