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San Francisco Giants

All eyes were on rookie Chris Heston making his season debut and filling in for Matt Cain (15-day DL, right flexor tendon strain) in the Arizona desert against Jeremy Hellickson and the Snakes. Heston impressed, showing movement and making smart pitches against a slugging Diamondbacks team earning him the 5-2 win more »

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San Francisco Giants

We are now almost exactly halfway through the baseball offseason, and roughly a month away from pitchers and catchers reporting for spring training (and only 88 days from Opening Day!). While there are still plenty of free agents looking for homes (Max Scherzer and James Shields are the big ones) more »

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San Francisco Giants

With Coors Field and a brewing NL West rivalry in the mix, you knew you were in for an exciting game. While the Giants’ bats certainly gave fans something to cheer about, the 5-1 win over the Rockies didn’t come without consequence as injuries continue to plague the Giants. For more »

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San Francisco Giants

The San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies slugged it out at Coors Field, combining to hit nine home runs, as the Giants won a wild one 12-10 in 11 innings. Matt Cain wasn’t sharp against a potent Rockies line-up, and Colorado jumped out to an early lead. Charlie Blackmon more »

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San Francisco Giants

The Giants hoped for a different result at Coors Field as Madison Bumgarner, their lefty ace, toed the mound. Despite a tremendous effort from Bumgarner, the Giants offense continued to struggle, leading the Rockies to a 2-1 victory. Home runs continued to be a storyline, carrying in from the five more »

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San Francisco Giants

After yesterday’s doozy of a game, the Giants hoped to play a crisper game with better defense and their horse, Matt Cain, taking the mound. Cain, who was looking to bounce back from his 2013 season (184.1 IP, 4.00 ERA, 1.156 WHIP), sported high socks to see if he could change more »

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San Francisco Giants

Pitchers and catchers reported to spring training this past Friday, thus putting an end to our long national nightmare. Baseball season is officially here! Finally, our sanity can be restored and we can shake free from the bonds of our latest totally involuntary bout of baseball cold turkey. I don’t more »

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San Francisco Giants

Tuesday night opened the final homestand of the season for the San Francisco Giants (72-85) against rivals and 2013 NL West Champions, the Los Angeles Dodgers (91-66). It was your typical Giants vs. Dodgers game, with a low score of 2-1 and pitching duels, but in the end, the Giants more »

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San Francisco Giants

After claiming game three of the series on Saturday night’s 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates, the San Francisco Giants send out Ryan Vogelsong (2-4, 6.29 ERA) in the final game of the set. The outing will be his 13th start of the season, and fourth since returning from DL. more »

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San Francisco Giants

In the fourth inning with a runner on third, on what was a perfect day for baseball at AT&T Park, Shane Victorino lofted a pop up into shallow right field. The ball ended up dropping at the feet of three confused San Francisco Giants as the Boston Red Sox opened up more »

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