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Starting pitcher Ryan Vogelsong is back with the San Francisco Giants. He was playing with Team USA in the World Baseball Classic. Vogelsong is expected to get back on the mound for the Giants Wednesday against the Brewers.
“It was a great experience, it really was. It was everything I thought it would be, minus winning,” said Vogelsong (reports John Shea via Twitter).
World Series MVP Pablo Sandoval was scratched from yesterday’s game after feeling discomfort in his right elbow. Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com said (via Twitter) Sandoval felt it on a throw to second base on Saturday. The soreness was worse Sunday, but Sandoval said “I don’t think it’s serious.”
Matt Snyder of CBSSports.com says pitcher Barry Zito was duped out of $3 million by a friend. Zito claims his friend convinced him to make a $3 million investment in a start-up company that was in the midst of raising $20 million worth in equity. I guess it’s safe to say the company...
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Barry Zito may have a $126 million contract but he reportedly lost $3 million of that sum by investing in a disreputable health and fitness company.
Many Giants fans feel that Tim Lincecum is a ticking time bomb.
After exploding onto the MLB stage by winning back-to-back Cy Young awards in 2008-09, the Freak imploded last season, going 10-15 with a hefty 5.18 ERA.
That has left many of us to ponder the question, “Have we seen the best of Timmy?”
Giants execs have been reluctant to sign Lincecum (2 years, $40.5 million) to...
No, no, perhaps that title doesn’t quite describe the story, Bochy didn’t physically pick up a knife or some sharp object and assault his son because the potatoes were cold or anything, he simply broke the news to his son Brett, who pitches for the team, that he’s being released by the Giants, along with 20 other players, writes John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle.
San Francisco Giants pithced Barry Zito has filed a lawsuit against friend for $3 million, claiming he was duped into investing in a “fitness software scheme that never materialized.”
With friends like that, who needs $3 million, or fitness software.
Matt Snyder of CBS Sports writes that Zito’s friend (or former friend) Michael Clark “used their friendship to gain the trust...
Brett Bochy is a young relief pitcher in the San Francisco Giants organization. Brett Bouchy is also the son of Giants manager Bruce Bochy. And on Friday, the younger Bouchy was one of the 21 players cut by the elder Bouchy.But unlike the other 20 players that were reassigned to the majors, Brett got the heads up on Thursday night when the two Bochy men had dinner together. Something...
San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval has been
diagnosed with an irritated nerve in his right arm, and the slugger will take
the next few days off to rest his injury, according to Henry Schulman of The
San Francisco Chronicle.
Schulman notes that Sandoval will get rest and receive
treatment over the next few days, as the Giants hope this will help his...
Barry Zito knew it was time to test the curveball.
He was right.
Zito struck out five in a row in the first and second innings, but Brandon Mauer shut down the Giants and led the Seattle Mariners to a 6-3 victory over San Francisco on Tuesday.
''I definitely wanted to get the curveball in the game,'' he said. ''I just haven't thrown a whole lot through...
Hunter Pence had three hits and Cole Gillespie, trying to win a spot on the major league roster, hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning that gave the San Francisco Giants a 9-7 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday.
San Francisco played without All-Star third baseman and World Series MVP Pablo Sandoval, scratched from the lineup because of right elbow discomfort...
Pablo Sandoval's nerve irritation could be the result of bone spurs in his elbow. He underwent an MRI that ruled out any major structural damage says Andrew Baggarly of CSN Bay Area, but the San Francisco Giants will be cautious with him. The team is still optimistic about Sandoval's chances at being ready for Opening Day.
Sandoval was recently diagnosed with ulnar...
We’re through two days of voting and we’ve announced winners for eight of the 16 Round 1 matchups. Here’s what we’ve seen so far. (ADPs in parentheses.) Reminder: You can start voting any time over on our Facebook page! Day 1 Results 1 Freddie Freeman (76.2) defeated 8 Pablo Sandoval (77.8) with 63% of the [...]