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Hunter Pence was not supposed to be in today's lineup against the Cincinnati Reds, but he begged in as the designated hitter.
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Two men who beat a San Francisco Giants fan outside Dodger Stadium, leaving him severely brain-damaged, have now been charged with federal crimes.
Hudson, who didn't allow a hit in two scoreless innings against Arizona in his first start as a Giant on March 2, again looked good in his comeback from a fractured ankle while with Atlanta in July.
In modern baseball, with the number of teams that make it into the playoffs following losing seasons, it comes as no shock when "surprise" teams play in October.
The San Francisco Giants began the annual process of trimming their spring training roster on Thursday morning, optioning first baseman Angel Villalona to Triple-A Fresno and reassigning pitchers Clayton Blackburn , Ty Blach , Chris Heston , Jose Casilla , Kyle Crick , Sandy Rosario , and Rafael Dolis , catchers Jeff Arnold and Ben Turner , ... (more)
There! Just under Mark Minicozzi's glove! Someone put the name "Vanlandingham" on Scottsdale Stadium, and they did it on purpose! It's like an Easter egg that dorks who followed Lost too closely would pick up on.
When it comes decision time on the final spots in the Giants' bullpen later this spring, manager Bruce Bochy said the criteria will be fairly simple: "Best arm."
March 5, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Matt Cain pitches the first inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Scottsdale Stadium.
October 31, 2012; San Francisco, CA, USA; Tony Bennet sings "I left my heart in San Francisco" in front of the San Francisco Giants team during the World Series victory celebration at City Hall.
The Atlanta Braves are headed towards a mediocrity this season, according to sports book, Bovada.
San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt continued a run of steady improvement last season, finally securing a full-time starting job in the process.
Coming off their second World Series in three years, the Giants had a very disappointing season in 2013.
Padres pitcher Josh Johnson says everything was "comfortable" throwing change-ups and sliders during his spring training debut Monday.
Things haven't gone too well for former San Francisco Giants first rounder Gary Brown over the past couple years, and each time his struggles have started in spring training.
Bumgarner allowed a ground single and a bloop single while striking out one. He's thrown five shutout innings this spring since manager Bruce Bochy declared him the starter for the March 31 opener at Arizona.
We all tend to make too much of spring-training results, especially early ones, raising eyebrows over slips and falls while overreacting to good performances.