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The San Francisco Giants are not getting any closer in the NL West and are now willing to listen to offers for outfielder Hunter Pence. Multiple teams are interested in the 29-year-old Pence but until now the Giants appeared unwilling to listen to offers. In order to trade Pence the Giants will need “a strong return” according to FOX’s Ken Rosenthal. #SFGiants like Pence and need Pence. Want to keep him long-term. But given poor quality of hitters available, team may get a strong return. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 27, 2013   Entering Saturday Pence was hitting .277/.319/.458 with 14 home runs and 51 RBI. The Texas Rangers have been the team most closely linked to Pence ahead of the July 31 trade deadline.

San Francisco Giants: Trade rumors edition

  Hunter Pence The San Francisco Giants’ season is over. After losing 3 of 4 to the Cincinnati Reds and falling to 3 and 4 on their current 10 game home stand, the Giants don’t look like the team who made magical runs in 2010 and 2012 that led them to World Series titles. The Giants have the look of a team who knows their season is over and that is rubbing off on the very passionate...

SF Giants Rumors: Possible Brian Wilson Deal, Brian Sabean At The Trade Deadline And Giants Leaders

With all the rumors swirling about Brian Wilson showcasing his arm, the San Francisco Giants have been involved in the process and seem to be showing a lot of interest. Let’s not forget that Wilson is not just a pitcher. He’s a marketing director’s dream! When you sign Wilson, you’re not just adding a bullpen arm. You’re adding ticket sales, t-shirt sales and bringing...

San Francisco Giants: To Trade Or Not To Trade

Javier Lopez – Photo by Marko Realmonte ( The recent series loss to the Reds makes the San Francisco Giants playoff prospects pretty clear:  not terribly likely.  Given this disappointing situation, one might feel trading their marketable soon-to-be free agents (Tim Lincecum, Hunter Pence, Javier Lopez), or other players who might capture some interest and...

San Francisco Giants: weekend recap

The San Francisco Giants have continued their losing ways after getting swept by the Chicago Cubs this past weekend. After this disastrous home stand, it’s looking more and more likely that Brian Sabean may end up selling by the trade deadline. July 31st is fast approaching, which gives general management very little time to finalize any possible deals. The Giants currently sit...

San Francisco Giants: post All-Star break update

On July 13th Tim Lincecum threw this season’s second no-hitter against the San Diego Padres. This occurred just days before the All-Star break and gave the San Francisco Giants hope for the first time in weeks. The defending World Series Champions looked poised to bring that momentum into a second half push for the playoffs. This fairytale like notion has come to an abrupt end...

Giants’ Ryan Vogelsong happy with first rehab start

San Francisco Giants right-hander Ryan Vogelsong completed his first minor league rehab assignment earlier this week, and following the outing he told reporters – including Andrew Owens of – that he was pleased with the results. During the appearance, Vogelsong threw 34 pitches over two innings. A majority of these came in the first inning, as he required...

Giants Bats Silenced, Bumgarner Goes 8 Strong

An old fashioned pitcher’s duel between two young lefties was won by neither of the deserving starters as the San Francisco Giants fell to the Chicago Cubs 1-0 Saturday night. Scoring opportunities were at a premium Saturday evening for both clubs. The Giants were held without a base runner until a fifth inning walk by outfielder Hunter Pence. When the opportunities did present...

Giants Rumors: San Francisco to listen to offers for Hunter Pence

With the Giants now 10 games under .500 and eight games back in the NL West, it looks like the Giants may be sellers come the deadline. Their player that may be the most coveted is Hunter Pence and teams are showing interest in the free agent to be. According to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Giants will listen to offers for outfielder Hunter Pence. Rosenthal says that the...

Baseball’s Hall of Fame struck out Bonds and Clemens

Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens — two former Major League Baseball stars who live each day under the dirty cloud of allegations that they took...

Giants Look To Recover From Deflating Loss

Following the tough loss Friday night the Giants will look to bounce back behind their ace Madison Bumgarner. The 23 year old first time All-star has become the most reliable starter for the struggling Giants this season. His task Saturday will be to fend off the Chicago Cubs and avoid a three game skid. With each loss moving the team further behind the first place rival Los Angeles...

Mistakes and Errors Cost Giants Game 1 Against the Cubs

Matt Cain exercised some AT&T Park demons, but a late collapse by the Giants cost them a win, as they fell to the Chicago Cubs 3-2 in the series opener Friday night. The Cubs were able to break through and strike first against Cain. With one out in the fourth, former-Giant Nate Schierholtz crushed a ball to right-center field for a double, and came home to score on a ground ball...
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