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San Francisco Giants

Successful games from Brandon Belt, Buster Posey, and Marlon Byrd weren’t enough to make up for an early deficit from Chris Heston, as the San Francisco Giants fell to the St. Louis Cardinals 7-5 on Sunday afternoon. After being optioned to Triple-A Sacramento to make room for Mike Leake, Heston more »

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San Francisco Giants

Marlon Byrd and Kelby Tomlinson continue to impress as San Francisco took game one from the Cardinals 5-4 in walk-off fashion on Friday night.   The Giants offense got the ball rolling in the bottom of the third. Nori Aoki reached on an E3 and moved to second on a more »

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The long ball destroyed the fly-ball pitcher on Tuesday night, as Matt Cain gave up two bombs and six runs while the Giants’ offense came back, but not enough in San Francisco’s 8-5 loss to the Chicago Cubs. Matt Cain retired the first six batters he saw, but after giving up more »

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By David Barclay | davidbarclay@baysportsnet.com SAN JOSE — Fresh off a series victory in Stockton, the San Jose Giants returned home to kick off a four-game set against the Bakersfield Blaze. The Giants sent recent call-up Andrew Suarez (0-0, —) to the hill to face Ryan Yarbrough (2-6, 4.10). Christian Arroyo has more »

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San Francisco Giants

The day started off good for the San Francisco Giants (65-56) as they acquired Marlon Byrd from the Cincinnati Reds to help with a slim outfield. But it turned on them when they faced the Pittsburgh Pirates (72-47) in tonight’s 4-0 loss. Giants’ starting pitcher, Jake Peavy (3-6, 4.35 ERA) more »

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Madison Bumgarner was a one-man wrecking crew as the Giants topped the Nationals 5-0 to earn their eighth series sweep of the season. Despite looking over-matched in the first three innings against Joe Ross, the dynamic Giants offense came alive in the fourth. Gregor Blanco’s single to lead off the more »

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After a leadoff home run, Vogelsong shut down the Nationals through five while Matt Duffy and Buster Posey snapped a struggling team streak in the San Francisco Giants’ 3-1 win on Thursday night. Vogelsong had a rough first inning, beginning the game with a lead off home run from Yunel more »

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By David Barclay | davidbarclay@baysportsnet.com SAN JOSE — After posting their first winning month all season in July, the San Jose Giants have struggled to start August. In the middle of a two-game losing streak, the Giants squared off against the California League best Visalia Rawhide. Powered by Mitch Haniger’s two home more »

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San Francisco Giants

Chris Heston bounced back from two rough starts with a strong quality inning, but it wasn’t enough as two Astros home runs would give Houston the win in the San Francisco Giants’ 2-0 defeat on Wednesday afternoon. “We’re at that time of year, and where we’re at, we need to more »

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By David Barclay | davidbarclay@baysportsnet.com MODESTO — The Giants have made a valiant battle in the second half for first place of the North Division. Though they took two of three from the Nuts in the series, starting pitcher Zach Jemiola (5-3) threw seven scoreless innings to avoid the sweep in more »

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