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San Francisco Giants: It’s bullpen time

San Francisco Giants: It’s bullpen timeEven though the San Francisco Giants had a disappointing 2013 season the one thing on their team that stayed consistent was their bullpen. The Giants bullpen ranked 9th in all of baseball with a 3.30 ERA last season. However, it could have been even better if not for some setbacks in the bullpen. The most important issue with the bullpen last...
Via isportsweb.com
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants notes: David Huff scratched from Friday's game, Sandy Rosario suffering from leg weakness

San Francisco Giants pitchers David Huff and Sandy Rosario are both going to miss the early stages of the team's spring training schedule as they battle injuries, according to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle. Huff is dealing with some shoulder stiffness, while Rosario is struggling to walk but the cause of his leg weakness is unknown.Two pitchers ailing. Huff...
Via Sports Injury Alert
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Loe, Gutierrez, Rosario, Giants Add Bullpen Depth

The San Francisco Giants hope to regain dominant form in the bullpen this season, a strategy which helped win them two World Series in three years. San Francisco signed: Kameron Loe, J.C. Gutierrez and Sandy Rosario, all to minor league deals with an invitation to spring training. Loe traveled around the majors last season, finding success in none of his three Mariners, Cubs, or...
Via Baseball News Source
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Cut Sandy Rosario and Francisco Peguero

The Giants made a little bit of a surprising roster move today, cutting reliever Sandy Rosario. On the day when the team had to tender contracts to their five arbitration-eligible players (Brandon Belt, Gregor Blanco, Joaquin Arias, Yusmeiro Petit, and Tony Abreu) in order to keep them, they chose instead to cut a non-arbitration player, letting Rosario become a free agent...
Via Nation Orange
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants don't offer contracts to Peguero, Rosario

The San Francisco Giants have declined to offer contracts to outfielder Francisco Peguero and right-handed reliever Sandy Rosario. Peguero was designated for assignment last week by the Giants, who missed the playoffs this year after winning their second World Series championship in three seasons in 2012. Peguero has played 35 games in the majors the past two seasons, batting ...
Via AP on Fox
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants lose 4-3 on walk-off by D-backs

Arizona got the leadoff hitter in the ninth inning and San Francisco had an open base with Paul Goldschmidt up next. Instead of giving the NL RBIs leader a chance to end the game, the Giants decided to intentionally walk him and take their chances with Eric Chavez. It didn't work. Chavez lined the first pitch he saw from Sandy Rosario in the ninth inning for a game-ending...
Via Fox Sports
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Marlins 6, Giants 5

Jeff Mathis hit an early home run, then lined a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning that bounced off Giants center fielder Andres Torres and sent the Miami Marlins over San Francisco Giants 6-5 Sunday. It was 5-all in a back-and-forth game when Ed Lucas led off the eighth with a single against Sandy Rosario (3-1). With one out, Mathis hit a liner to left-center and the ball...
Via Fox Sports
August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors: Sanchez Blast, Rosario Blasted and Pagan Rehab Assignment After Blasting His Hamstring

Photo by Marko Realmonte (GiantsInTheYard.com) It took a big swing off the bat of pinch hitter Hector Sanchez to avoid a Nationals sweep. Sanchez hit a 3-run homer with two outs and two strikes in the top of the 9th inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 4-3 lead that closer Sergio Romo would save.   ​Pitcher Sandy Rosario has been diagnosed with a bruised sternum...
Via San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants Rumors)
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants' Sandy Rosario hit by line drive

San Francisco Giants right-hander Sandy Rosario exited last night's contest against the Washington Nationals after being struck on the sternum by a line drive off the bat of Adam LaRoche. Manager Bruce Bochy told reporters -- including Chris Haft of MLB.com -- that, as a result of the comebacker, Rosario could be sidelined for a few days. The incident occurred in the seventh...
Via MLB Injury News
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants Stumble Late in Blowout Loss to O’s

The Giants got off to a quick start Sunday afternoon, but could not hold the lead late as they lost the game and the series to their orange and black rival Orioles. Matt Cain retired 14 of the first 15 batters he faced, but he and the bullpen could not hold a two-run lead as they melted down in the later innings of the game in an eventual 10-2 loss. “It got a little ugly there...
Via BaySportsNet
August 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Postgame Wrap: Giants Beat Snakes, Not Dead Yet

As my partner Thomas alluded in his excellent piece about Tim Lincecum, this series with the Diamondbacks was set to be something of a bellwether for the Giants season: get swept and the season is over; make up some ground and we’re suddenly back in a race we had no business being in in the first place. So far, so good, as after the first two games the Giants sit 4.5 games out...
Via Two Guys, a Glove and a Coke Bottle
July 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Cuddyer holds longest hitting streak in MLB

DENVER (AP) -- Michael Cuddyer has extended his hitting streak to 27 games with an RBI single in the eighth inning Sunday of the Colorado Rockies' game against the San Francisco Giants. He hit a 2-1 pitch from Sandy Rosario up the middle, and later scored on a double by Willin Rosario. Cuddyer's streak is the longest in Rockies' history and in the majors this season...
Via Fox Sports North
June 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Another Giant Injury for San Francisco in 2-1 Loss to Marlins

The injuries continued on Thursday night as Chad Gaudin went down in San Francisco in the Giants’ 2-1 loss against the Miami Marlins at AT&T Park. Chad Gaudin pitched four scoreless innings before being hit in the right forearm by a line drive off the bat of Derek Dietrich. He was forced to leave the game to avoid any further injury. “From my point it was already starting...
Via BaySportsNet
June 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Bumgarner, Giants limit Braves

Madison Bumgarner allowed two hits in seven innings and combined with Sandy Rosario for a three-hit shutout in the San Francisco Giants' 6-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Bumgarner (6-4) was dominant in earning his second straight win. The left-hander did not allow a baserunner for 4 2-3 innings before losing his bid for a perfect game in the fifth and shot...
Via Fox Sports
June 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants 6, Braves 0

Madison Bumgarner allowed two hits in seven innings and combined with Sandy Rosario for a three-hit shutout in the San Francisco Giants' 6-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Bumgarner (6-4) was dominant in earning his second straight win. The left-hander did not allow a baserunner for 4 2-3 innings before losing his bid for a perfect game in the fifth and shot...
Via Fox Sports
June 14, 2013  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors: Rock Bottom, Perfect Cain, Roster Moves, Ice Cream Anyone?

The San Francisco Giants are hopefully at rock bottom. If this is their lowest point of the season, I will take it! They’re still only three games back in the NL West, and haven’t come close to running on all cylinders. Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle (via Twitter) says the Giants have lost three games this year when they scored at least 8 runs. They lost four such...
Via San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants Rumors)
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

George Kontos optioned to Fresno; Sandy Rosario recalled

Giants reliever George Kontos has been designated for assignment, according to Alex Pavlovic of the Merc. Kontos gave up three earned runs in Tuesday’s loss to the Pirates, raising his season ERA to 5.76. The Giants called up fellow right-hander Sandy Rosario to take Kontos’ spot in the bullpen. Last season, Kontos was a hidden gem in Bruce Bochy’s bullpen. After coming over...
Via Two Guys, a Glove and a Coke Bottle
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants Recall Brett Pill And Sandy Rosario

The San Francisco Giants have recalled first baseman Brett Pill and right-handed reliever Sandy Rosario from their Triple-A Fresno farm club. To make room for them, the Giants have opted to place right-handed starter Ryan Vogelsong and right-handed reliever Santiago Casilla on the 15-day disabled list. Expect Vogelsong, who has a fractured right hand to miss a good month and a half...
Via FF Locker Room
May 21, 2013  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors: Sweep LA, Roster Moves, Real Pence, Mays Birthday, Etc.

The hated Dodgers came to town this weekend, and looked to end the Giants winning streak. However, they weren’t able to leave San Francisco with any wins. The San Francisco Giants swept them right out of town, and are in the midst of a six game winning streak! They’ve also already swept a series from every team in the NL West! Roster Moves Prior to the start of the Dodgers series...
Via San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants Rumors)
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants Option Pitcher Sandy Rosario

The San Francisco Giants have optioned pitcher Sandy Rosario to Triple-A Fresno. This move is in accordance to having to clear a roster spot for Jeremy Affeldt. The post San Francisco Giants Option Pitcher Sandy Rosario appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports Talk.
Via FF Locker Room
May 03, 2013  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors: Recap, Great Pandino, Funny Game And Pending Sweep

Credit: Steven Robles – SF Giants Rumors If you missed last night’s game, let me give you the quick breakdown. I’ll fast forward to the top of the 9th inning. The San Francisco Giants were down 1-0 when Angel Pagan got a hit to knock out Trevor Cahill. The D-Backs went to their closer (possibly ex-closer now) J.J. Putz, who was able to strike out Marco Scutaro. However, he...
Via San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants Rumors)
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants call up Rosario to replace Mijares

The San Francisco Giants have placed left-hander Jose Mijares on bereavement leave and recalled right-hander Sandy Rosario from Triple-A Fresno. Mijares flew to Venezuela on Monday after his grandmother died of a heart attack last weekend. He was raised by her after his parents were killed in a car crash. Mijares has a 2.57 ERA in 10 games for the Giants this season. He can be...
Via AP on Fox
April 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Anthopoulos defends waiver claims

If the day ends in "y," Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos is likely to claim a player on waivers. To some rival executives, Anthopoulos is exploiting the rules to maximum advantage, building depth at minimal cost -- the price of a $20,000 claim. But to other execs, Anthopoulos is violating the spirit of the waiver process, which is intended to create major-league...
Via Fox Sports
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors: 21 Spring Training Cuts

  Spring Training BP 2013 – Credit: Steven Robles – SF Giants Rumors Today the San Francisco Giants made a ton of Spring Training cuts. They’ve optioned and reassigned 21 players. An Optioned player means they’re on the 40-man roster and they’re being option to one of the Giants minor league teams. The players that are not on the 40-man roster are reassigned to minor league...
Via San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants Rumors)
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

A Look at the Winter’s Replacements

It still feels like the holiday season, and the holiday season is a time for sharing. To be honest, every time is a time for sharing, but around the holiday season it seems a lot more important. With friends and family and sometimes perfect strangers, you share gifts and pleasantries and the warmth of your company. Baseball teams, too, can get into the sharing spirit. I don’t know...
Via Fangraphs
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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