Bumgarner, Pence Make NL All-Star Team; Posey and Hudson Snubbed

The Giants will be sending two representatives to the All-Star Game in Minnesota next Tuesday, July 15. Pitcher Madison Bumgarner and outfielder Hunter Pence were named to the National League team yesterday, and they’ll make the trip to Minnesota next week to represent the team at this year’s Midsummer Classic, which will be held at Target Field in Minneapolis. Pence more »

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Late Inning Homers From Morse And Belt Topple Padres

It wasn’t easy and it wasn’t particularly pretty but the Giants snapped their 3-game losing streak with multiple home runs, defeating the Padres 5-3. Given the free-fall that happened in June, it’s surprising that the Giants were only sitting one back from the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West standings before today’s game. The back-and-forth in the West is more »

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Giants Offense Continues to Mash, Beat Dodgers 7-2

It’s never a dull game when the Giants play the boys in blue. Following a loss to the Giants on Opening Day, the Dodgers hoped to get back on track with Clayton Kershaw’s replacement, lefty Paul Maholm on the mound. San Francisco had other plans. Continuing their offensive streak, the Giants raked and put 11 hits on the board, including more »

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Projecting the 2014 Giants Lineup

It’s been a relatively quiet January for the Giants. While the Yankees are making waves by signing Masahiro Tanaka and the Commissioner’s Office is dealing with various Alex Rodriguez-related worries, the Giants have made only a handful of minor moves (unless you consider the team’s acquisition of David Huff to be earth-shattering). It’s probably safe to say that, barring perhaps more »

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San Francisco Giants Shutout Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 Behind Vogelsong’s Best Start of Season

The San Francisco Giants blanked the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 as Ryan Vogelsong delivered his strongest outing of the season. The right-hander went eight scoreless innings and allowed just two hits while striking out five. It was the second straight quality start for the 36-year-old as he improves to 3-4 with a 5.58 ERA. “He put on a show on the more »

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