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We head to the Bay Area to examine the media outlets following the SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS Newspaper- The dominant daily in the city is the San Francisco Chronicle. Its online sports page (and the rest of the paper online) is part of SF Gate.com. The sports section has a page dedicated to the Giants. Henry Schulman
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Credit: Steven Robles – SF Giants Rumors
Buster Olney of ESPN.com says (via Twitter) the San Francisco Giants dodged a bullet! At the time outfielder Melky Cabrera was suspended, he was in talks with the Giants about an extension worth something in the range of $75-$85 million.
Cabrera was a big reason the Giants were in the position they were till he got busted for PED’s...
Last season could not have worked out better for Brian Sabean. Before the season, he locked up Matt Cain and Madison Bumgarner to long-term deals and traded the inconsistent Jonathan Sanchez for an All-Star Game MVP (etc.) in Melky Cabreba. At the trade deadline, he acquired impact players Hunter Pence and NLCS MVP Marco Scutaro for a handful of role players. Best of all, his San...
The 2012 season couldn't have gone any better for the Giants as it culminated in their second World Series championship in the three years. They coasted to an NL West title with a 94-68 record while relying on their steady pitching and clutch hitting. Then the team overcame 2-0 and 3-1 playoff deficits against Cincinnati and St. Louis, respectively, to go on to sweep the Tigers...
Credit: Steven Robles – SFGiantsBaseball.net
Yesterday the San Francisco Giants beat the Rangers 2-1. Madison Bumgarner was on point and outshined the Rangers’ Yu Darvish. Kensuke Tanaka is a former teammate of Darvish. They played together in Japan for the Nippon Ham Fighters.
Tanaka singled off Darvish, and then poured salt in the wound by stealing a bag off of him as well...
I’m black ops. Just months after a successful Tommy John surgery to repair structural damage to his pitching elbow, former Giant’s closer, Brian Wilson has suffered a bit of a setback in his attempt to return to his former glory. This week Wilson will fly to Alabama to meet with surgeon to the stars, Dr. James Andrews, and undergo the highly controversial Elton John surgery to...
In three seasons from 2009-2011, Matt Cain was a great fantasy option for his perennially low ERA and WHIP. Unfortunately, his strikeout totals were lacking and kept him from being an SP1 in all but the deepest fantasy leagues. That changed last year as Cain’s Ks finally made the leap. From 2009-2011, those three great [...]
PHOENIX (AP) Matt Cain is starting to find his groove.
The San Francisco righty allowed one run and struck out four in three innings as the Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Sunday.
"I had some pretty good movement. I was in pretty much every situation, had guys on and worked out of the windup. But everything was good," Cain said.
Cain's results this spring...
Hunter Pence doubled, tripled and drove in both runs Monday in the San Francisco Giants' 2-1 victory over the Texas Rangers.
Madison Bumgarner allowed a hit and a walk in four scoreless innings, his longest outing of spring training. Bumgarner struck out four and retired his final eight batters.
After Kensuke Tanaka and Tony Abreu reached on infield singles in the third against...
The comeback kids of 2013. Winners of 2 of the last 3 World Series. The Giants are at the top of their game; can they have another strong season?
Melky Cabrera, OF (Blue Jays, Free Agent)
Conor Gillaspie, 3B (White Sox, Trade)
Xavier Nady, OF (Royals, Free Agent)
Eli Whiteside, C (Yankees, Waivers)
Tony Abreu, 2B (Royals, Waivers)
Sandy Rosario, RHP (Cubs...
Two scoreless innings, no arm fatigue and no lingering pain from a blister on his pitching hand were enough for San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum to call Tuesday's outing a positive one.
The right-hander couldn't make it to three innings, however, allowing three runs on four hits in 2 1-3 innings in his first spring training start since Feb. 26. The Giants fell to...
Matt Cain is starting to find his groove.
The San Francisco righty allowed one run and struck out four in three innings as the Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Sunday,
''I had some pretty good movement. I was in pretty much every situation, had guys on and worked out of the windup. But everything was good,'' Cain said.
Cain's results this spring have...
Episode 99: West Coast Fan Boys is out!
In the ninety-ninth episode, Thomas and Danny talk with Ashley Varela about Tim Lincecum’s 2013 chances, Brandon Belt’s power surge, backup infielders, and Ashley’s Mariners.
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On this episode of "In the Ring" North Texas Fisticuff's Hector Sanchez catches up with renown boxing coach Paul Reyes to discuss his fighter Roberto Marroquin.