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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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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

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 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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Two lefties pitchers sporting the number 40 took the mound today for the final game of the series where Madison Bumgarner out pitched Alex Wood as the Giants completed the sweep against the Braves, 4-1 Bumgarner, who has been battling with a mechanical flaw, seemed to have rectified the issue more »

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San Francisco Giants

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 more »

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The first sounds of spring could be heard on Wednesday of last week. All you had to do was flip on the radio to once again hear the crack of the bat, the voices of Jon Miller and Dave Flemming on KNBR, and the inevitable drone of various players insisting more »

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San Francisco Giants

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy seemed relieved when he talked about closer Santiago Casilla’s injury, which he suffered in Friday’s night’s 4-3 win over the Chicago Cubs. Casilla appeared to injure his knee while attempting to field a ground ball off the bat of the Cubs’ Darwin Barney, and more »

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San Francisco Giants

It was a strange day in Giants’ land on Thursday. Their workhorse, Matt Cain labored through six innings, allowing eight hits and four runs. He left with the Giants trailing 4-3, but was pleasantly surprised, along with the rest of the constituency to see the Giants score twice in the more »

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In a game with the slimmest of strike zones, the Giants had just enough offense to come out on top over the Colorado Rockies. Tied 1-1 heading into the Giants scored twice on a pair of RBI singles by Buster Posey and Brett Pill to push their lead to 3-1. more »

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