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  • Tim Hudson

    Giants Lose Big 17-0, Two Back Of Dodgers

    By Aaron Pero

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Giants' longest home winning streak in more than a decade ended with a resounding thud, and starting pitcher Tim Hudson was at a loss to explain the mess. That was appropriate since Hudson couldn't figure out Full Article

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    Stanton Hit In Face By Pitch, Leaves In Ambulance

    By Mario Sevilla

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton was hit under the left eye by a fastball and bleeding from the face as he was taken off the field in an ambulance Thursday night. The Marlins said the major league RBI Full Article

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    Peavy Strikes Out 8, Pitches Giants Past D-Backs

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy struck out eight and didn't walk a batter to win his third start in a row and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2 on Thursday for their ninth straight home victory. Hunter Full Article

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    Selig: Domestic Violence Policy Has Been Discussed

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig said Thursday that the league and players' union have previously discussed the idea of a blanket policy regarding domestic violence during collective bargaining, yet so far baseball has opted to handle Full Article

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    Giants Blast Brewers Sweep 3 Games

    By Aaron Pero

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After an extended slump they would rather forget, the San Francisco Giants are gaining ground and back in the thick of the playoff chase as September begins. Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer among his three RBIs, Full Article

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    Bumgarner Flirts with Perfection in Giants Win

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner pitched a one-hitter and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 3-0 on Tuesday night to snap a three-game losing streak. The two-time All-Star retired the first 21 batters before Justin Morneau doubled down Full Article

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    Struggling Lincecum Moved Into Giants Bullpen

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Right-hander Tim Lincecum has been moved to the San Francisco Giants' bullpen as he tries to work through his latest struggles. Yusmeiro Petit will replace him in the rotation, manager Bruce Bochy said Monday. Bochy met with Full Article

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    Giants Win Protest, Rain-Shortened Game to Resume

    By Mario Sevilla

    CHICAGO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have won their protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won. MLB says this is the first successful protest since Full Article

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    Giants Bats Come Alive Again Vs Phillies

    By Aaron Pero

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Michael Morse got three hits and scored twice as the San Francisco Giants won consecutive home games for the first time in over two months, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Sunday. Andrew Susac had two hits Full Article

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    Pence, Morse Swing Big Bats In Giants Win

    By Aaron Pero

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gregor Blanco hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning, helping the San Francisco Giants rally for a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday. Michael Morse had two doubles and a triple as San Full Article

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    Matt Cain’s Season is Officially Over with Surgery Imminent

    By Brian Shields

    NEW YORK (AP) - San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain will have season-ending surgery next week to remove bone chips in his right elbow. Manager Bruce Bochy said "it was inevitable" that Cain would have surgery. Bochy said after Monday's Full Article

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    Giants Pitcher Matt Cain Needs Elbow Surgery

    By Aaron Pero

    NEW YORK (AP) — San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain says he needs surgery to remove bone chips from his elbow. Cain said Friday before the Giants played the New York Mets that he's still assessing whether he will be able Full Article

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    Reports: Giants Acquire Jake Peavy from BoSox for Two Minor Leaguers

    By Brian Shields

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- The San Francisco Giants are adding another big name arm in anticipation of another pennant run. Several news sources including ESPN are reporting the Giants have acquired Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox in exchange Full Article

  • Barry Bonds Back With The Giants

    New Hall of Fame Rules May Hurt Barry Bonds’ Chances

    By Brian Shields

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The Baseball Hall of Fame has reduced the number of years a player can remain eligible to be voted in by the writers to 10 years from 15, giving Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens less time Full Article

  • San Francisco Giants' Marco Scutaro signs autographs prior to a spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Monday, March 17, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz. The Angels defeated the Giants 8-7. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    San Francisco Giants Place Scutaro on 15-Day DL, Call Up Uggula

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have purchased the contract of second baseman Dan Uggla from Triple A-Fresno and put him in the starting lineup for the opener of a three-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Giants Full Article

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    Sandoval’s Homer Helps Giants Beat Marlins 9-1

    By Mario Sevilla

    MIAMI (AP) — Pablo Sandoval hit a three-run homer off one of his favorite foils, and the San Francisco Giants beat the slumping Miami Marlins 9-1 Friday night. All-Star Madison Bumgarner (11-7) allowed one run in six innings. The Marlins lost Full Article