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Giants' Matt Cain hitting his stride as he plays catchup

San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain began his season in July, a reality he's trying to acclimate to after growing so accustomed to pitching full seasons. Cain has been teetering from highs to lows in the four starts he's made this season, currently positioned at a high after picking up his second win of the season in a 7-1 defeat of the San Diego Padres in which he threw...
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Giants' Matt Cain searching for balance after missing first half of 2015

In his 11 seasons as a major-league pitcher, San Francisco Giants righty Matt Cain has never missed the first half of the season, which has made his late start in 2015 uncharted territory for the veteran pitcher. "I don't know exactly where I am right now," Cain said. "I've been around, but I've never missed the first half of the season. I don't want to give myself that leeway, but...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Cain is back with the San Francisco Giants but his consistency is still missing

From 2009 to 2012, Matt Cain of the San Francisco Giants was one of the most consistent starting pitchers in baseball.  I mean crazy consistent.  For four straight seasons, he made either 32 or 33 starts, won between 12 and 16 games, had an ERA between 2.79 and 3.14, and had a WHIP between 1.04 and 1.18.  In fact, he had exactly the same WHIP (1.08) in back-to-back seasons in...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Can Matt Cain Get His Career on Track for San Francisco Giants?

San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain works against the New York Mets in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 7, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) The longest-tenured Giant on the club, Matt Cain has been in the Bay Area since before their World Series dynasty turned them into one of the most successful sports franchises of the decade. His career path has...
Via The Sports Journal
21 days ago  |  Discuss

What Matt Cain can bring to the San Francisco Giants’ rotation

It’s been quite a while since we’ve seen Matt Cain pitch for the San Francisco Giants. Once considered the ace of the Giants’ staff, Cain hasn’t pitched in a major league game in about a year. Injuries have piled up on the perfect game throwing pitcher. Originally, it was surgery to remove bone chips in Cain’s right elbow last July. Then, spring training came along and...
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June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants’ pitcher Matt Cain hits 94 MPH in rehab start

Matt Cain hasn’t pitched in a big league game since last July. He underwent elbow surgery to remove bone chips last season, then came back in spring training only to tear a flexor tendon in his elbow area. The San Francisco Giants were forced to put him on the disabled list before opening day. Now, Cain seems to be finally making solid progress and has started regaining his elite...
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June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Cain to visit Dr. James Andrews

San Francisco Giants ace Matt Cain is making a trip that not many athletes want to make. According to Andrew Baggarly of CSN Bay Area, Cain will visit Dr. James Andrews, to have Andrews examine his ailing elbow. Cain has been on the DL  since July 21, with inflammation in his elbow. Giants source confirms […]
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July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants fans grilling in McCovey Cove with horse masks (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A couple of San Francisco Giants fans wearing horse masks were grilling in their boat in McCovey Cove during Saturday night's game against the L.A. Dodgers.Needless to say, it was an unusual sight, although it might have made more sense if Matt Cain was pitching. Video via MLB.Related posts:Giants fan in horse mask enjoys a beer (Video) This...
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July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Injury Update: Matt Cain exits game

According to Andrew Baggarly of CSN BayArea, Matt Cain of the San Francisco Giants left the game Wednesday night against the Rockies due to an apparent hamstring injury. Yusmeiro Petit replaced Cain out of the bullpen in the 4th inning of a 1-0 Giants lead. Cain grabbed his right hamstring on his last pitch of the third inning.— Andrew Baggarly (@CSNBaggs) May 22, 2014 Justin...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Cain scratched from start due to sandwich-related injury

Matt Cain didn’t start for the Giants on Tuesday night, and people immediately began freaking out when Yusmeiro Petit took the mound at AT&T Park. Initial word began to trickle in that Cain was scratched because of a cut on his finger as opposed to any arm problems, which is a good thing. Petit also pitched well for the Giants in their 6-0 win over the Padres, which is also...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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