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  1. Petit pitches Giants over Rockies, 4-1, sets record in processRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... in baseball. The incredible streak started innocuously on July 22, when taking the ball in place of the injured Matt Cain, Petit gave up five runs in five innings against Philadelphia. Grady Sizemore's grounder back to the mound ended his day but ...

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  2. Petit etches history, Giants tally 4-1 victory over RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... in baseball. The incredible streak started innocuously on July 22, when taking the ball in place of the injured Matt Cain, Petit gave up five runs in five innings against Philadelphia. Grady Sizemore's grounder back to the mound ended his day but ...

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  3. Giants ride milestone train to third-straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SFBay

    ... shot off Lyles (L, 6-2, 4.08 ERA) into Levi's Landing in the second inning for his first home run at AT&T since Matt Cain's perfecto back in 2012. "I think my timing is better and I've been trying to hit the ball more in front and let the ball get ...

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  4. Postgame Notes: Petit finally finds perfection, and keeps going; The...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    ... man around here, and when his name is mentioned prominently, it usually means there's bad news elsewhere. Matt Cain is hurt, or Tim Hudson is aching, or Tim Lincecum can't find the zone, or Mother Nature is wreaking havoc. Through it all, Petit has ...

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  5. San Francisco Giants defeat Rockies-Petit breaks MLB recordRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Frisco Fastball

    ... Giants to a 4-1 victory over the visiting Colorado Rockies. Hitting his first home run at AT&T Park since Matt Cain 's perfect game, Gregor Blanco led the scoring for the Giants with a two-run shot in the second inning that almost made the water. ...

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  6. SF Giantsa starter Yusmeiro Petit sets...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... Sizemore comebacker to end the fifth inning of his most recent start, July 22 at Philadelphia, as he replaced Matt Cain. He then retired 37 more in six relief appearances against Dodgers, Pirates, Brewers, Royals, Cubs and Nationals before he was ...

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  7. Ed Halicki pitches no-hitter for San Francisco Giants-1975Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Frisco Fastball

    ... The last time a Giant stole home was Aaron Rowand 's theft on May 27th 2009, against the Atlanta Braves. With Matt Cain 's perfect game and Tim Lincecum tossing two no-hitters in the past two seasons, the feat may seem almost common now, but Ed ...

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  8. Concussions will end season for Giants' Hector SanchezRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... I made a catch like that, jumping at the wall," said Blanco, who ranks the diving catch in the seventh inning of Matt Cain 's 2012 perfect game his personal favorite. His next faves: the diving catches to rob Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder in ...

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  9. Postgame Notes: Hudson hits 2,000 and Bochy reaches 1,600 in walk-off winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | San Jose Mercury News

    ... He got there just ahead of Jake Peavy, who is at 1,997 and a couple lockers away. Tim Lincecum (1,640) and Matt Cain 1,506) rank 19th and 22nd, respectively. Where will Hudson be in a year and a half? Maybe he'll be playing catch with his young son, ...

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  10. COL @ SF10:15 pm ETRead the original story

    Wednesday | Sportsnet.ca

    ... the game's lone runs with his two-run homer in the sixth inning and a solo blast in the eighth. Posey caught Matt Cain's perfect game against Houston on June 13, 2012. Jorge De La Rosa (13-9) left the game immediately after serving up Posey's first ...

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  11. Madison Bumgarner gets everything but "Buster Hug" in dominant winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MSNBC

    ... Does he pine for the day when the clubhouse serenades him, as they did for Tim Lincecum this year and last, and Matt Cain in 2012? "I mean, it would be a it'd be great," said Bumgarner, who threw 80 of 103 pitches for strikes. "It'd be cool to do. ...

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  12. Postgame Notes: Bumgarner s wondrous near-perfecto just might be the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | San Jose Mercury News

    ... time's a you-know-what. But I was actually pulling more for the Chron's Henry Schulman, who was off the night Matt Cain threw his perfecto two years ago. Every ball scribe, particularly one who has done it for as long and and as well as Hank, ...

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  13. Bumgarner flirts with perfect game in Giants' winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... on the board in the ninth." Eerily, Gregor Blanco, whose sparkling diving catch in right-center field preserved Matt Cain's perfect game in 2012, again made a defensive play Tuesday that looked as if it might prove fateful. Two batters into the ...

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  14. After flirting with perfection, Bumgarner content with Giants' 3-0 winRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... it looked like Blanco's play on Stubbs might prove fateful, just as his diving catch in right-center had in Matt Cain's perfect game in 2012. Bumgarner struck out two batters his first time through the lineup, then five his second time. He struck ...

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  15. Madison Bumgarner throws dominant one-hitter, Giants winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | McCovey Chronicles

    ... he would be in left for this particular game. Probably similar to the odds that he'd be playing right field in Matt Cain's perfect game, I suppose. Michael Morse would have gotten stuck in the glove compartment of the Chevron car if he tried to ...

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  16. Bumgarner perfect into eighth in one-hitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... reel during perfect games from Giant pitchers. His fully extended, late-game diving grab was an enduring image of Matt Cain's 2012 perfection. His potentially historic defensive masterpiece occurred a bit earlier this time. It was way too early to ...

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  17. Bumgarner perfect enough to blank RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SFBay

    Ace Matt Cain underwent elbow surgery. Ryan Vogelsong has lost seven of his last 10 starts, and two-time Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum pitched his way out of his starting spot and into the bullpen.

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  18. Giants' Bumgarner Perfect Through 7 InningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABC News

    ... rt at the wall. In 2012, Blanco made a sensational catch to help preserve a perfect game thrown by Giants teammate Matt Cain. You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer. Please click here to upgrade your browser in order to comment.

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  19. Lincecum's Move to the Bullpen Can Be the Giants' X-Factor Down the StretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BleacherReport

    ... May 28 and July 22 had the Giants wondering if this was a return to Lincecum's previous form at a time when Matt Cain was injured and Madison Bumgarner was starting to struggle. Lincecum's ERA in his last six starts is 9.49, and opposing hitters are ...

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  20. Giants demote Tim Lincecum to bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Call to the Pen

    ... two no-hitters against the San Diego Padres and really, does that count? It's the same question I often ask about Matt Cain 's perfect game against the Houston Astros. It was before the Astros started to improve and they still have a losing record. ...

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