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Yesterday the San Francisco Giants were trailing again in the bottom of the 9th inning, and once again pulled off a magical comeback. This time it was a solo homer by Brandon Crawford to tie the game at 2-2. However, the ending wasn’t what Giants fans were hoping for. They ended up losing in extra innings to lose the series to the D-Backs.
Crawford put together a three hit game, and is off to a hot start in April for the G-men. He’s currently hitting .320 with 4 homers, 10 RBI and scored 15 runs. Let’s not forget his great defense that he brings to the table as well.
Infielder Marco Scutaro was so hot for the Giants last year that we all knew he would have to come back down to earth someday. I just don’t think anyone thought he would come crashing down so hard and fast!
Scutaro is hitting .225 thus far, which could be worse. The alarming thing is he’s hitting .125 in the last seven days, so there’s no sign of him breaking out of his April slu...
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Last night was another great come from behind game for the San Francisco Giants. Brandon Belt hit a 2-run homer in the ninth to tie the game. However, the Giants fell short in extra innings. This does show that the Giants don’t give up, and always fight to get back in ball games. Last night’s loss can be forgotten today with a win. That would mean that the Giants win the series...
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San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Santiago Casilla had a brain spasm while warming up in the bullpen as he picked up a live ball during Wednesday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, and it arguably cost the Giants the game.
In the eighth inning with the Giants up 1-0, Casilla was warming up on the mound in left field foul territory...
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After falling to the D-Backs, the San Francisco Giants start a three game series against the Padres in San Diego tonight. The Giants are 26-9 against the Padres since July 6, 2011. This series couldn’t be coming at a more perfect time. Let’s hope this gets the G-men back on track after dropping a series to the D-Backs.
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The plaque commemorating Barry Bonds' record-breaking 756th home run has been stolen from AT&T Park in San Francisco, according to reports from the team.
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By RICK EYMER
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Arizona led 2...
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