Madison Bumgarner will have to settle for the longest save in World Series history rather than a Game 7 win.
Bumgarner was originally credited by the official scorers with the win after throwing five innings of shutout relief to close out San Francisco's 3-2 victory over Kansas City on Wednesday night.
But after consulting with the Elias Sports Bureau, Bumgarner was credited with...
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October 30, 2014
A bit more quietly, Jeremy Affeldt is approaching postseason records as impressive as Madison Bumgarner`s.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Bryan Stow hollered ''Play ball!'' and the sellout crowd roared.
Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan brutally beaten outside Dodger Stadium on opening day of the 2011 season, did his part to get Game 4 of the World Series started Saturday night at AT&T Park.
From a wheelchair near San Francisco's dugout - and with Giants third base coach Tim Flannery and reliever...
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October 25, 2014
The San Francisco Giants have used their bullpen a lot this season. Averaging just over 3 innings a game so far, the pen has been taxed for 40.2 innings of relief. They've also been outstanding, with the third lowest bullpen ERA in baseball at 1.99! That bullpen could get some help on Tuesday as the Giants look like they will activate Jeremy Affeldt. Henry Schulman of the...
A stellar first inning by Noah Syndergaard resulted in three up, three down, and 2 Ks. The offense jumped on Jeremy Affeldt an gave Syndergaard a four run lead. The next inning was a bit rocky for...
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The San Francisco Giants left Arizona with an assortment of aches and minor dings; they also left behind two players on the disabled list, reports Alex Pavlovic of the San Jose Mercury-News. Second baseman Marco Scutaro's back problems were not solved by the two epidural injections and a diagnostic nerve-block he received this spring. Relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt, he of the...