Petit and Panik Impress in Giants win

The Giants rode a strong pitching performance from Yusmeiro Petit and took advantage of Arizona miscues to beat the Diamondbacks 5-1 and take game one of the series. Joe Panik was five-for-five, and Buster Posey drove in two in the win. San Francisco got on the board right away, as Angel Pagan and Panik led off the bottom of the more »

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No Sweep For Giants, Tigers Win 6-1

The San Francisco Giants (78-65) were unable to give starting pitcher, Tim Hudson (9-10, 3.12 ERA) the offensive support to take down Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers (78-65). Hudson went six innings and gave up eight hits, three earned runs, one home run, on walk and one strike out. While the first run was scored by Andrew Romine off more »

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Cal Crushes Sac State, Starts Year 2-0

The California offense scored early and often as they produced 579 total yards of offense and routed Sacramento State 55-14 to get off to a 2-0 start for the first time since 2011. Jared Goff impressed once again, as he led the offense going 17-22 with four touchdowns and 224 yards. The Golden Bears wasted no time taking a quick more »

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Jed Lowrie Leads Oakland Athletics to 4-3 Walk-Off Win Against Houston Astros

After sleepwalking through the first eight-and-a-half innings, the Oakland Athletics roared to life in the ninth to claim a 4-3 walk-off win over the Houston Astros. After Josh Reddick crushed a two-run game -tying single in the team’s final at-bat, Jed Lowrie rolled a single into shallow left field to end the game. Scott Kazmir, who was dismantling the Astros early more »

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Posey, Bumgarner Give Giants Close Win over Detroit

The Giants jumped out to an early lead and Madison Bumgarner kept the Tigers at bay as San Francisco down Detroit 5-4 to take game two of the series. Andrew Susac drove in two, and Buster Posey hit his 20th home run of the year in the win. For the second straight game, the Giants scored in the first inning. more »

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