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Giants Keep Pace NL Wild Card Race

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fighting for a postseason berth, Jeff Samardzija and the San Francisco Giants finally figured out the pesky San Diego Padres.

Angel Pagan’s single broke a scoreless tie in the eighth and Samardzija struck out nine in seven innings for the Giants, who beat the Padres 2-1 on Thursday night to keep pace with the New York Mets for the NL wild card lead. 748 more words


3 Possible Closers For San Francisco Down The Stretch

The San Francisco Giants may have the worst bullpen in Major League Baseball history.

There’s no doubt the team has a loaded rotation which would be tough to deal with in a playoff series, if they actually make the post-season. 621 more words


Giants Bullpen Collapses Again, Lose 3-2 Against St. Louis

By Shawn Whelchel

AP photo: A picture says a 1000 words in one game earlier this season San Francisco reliever Santiago Casilla was angry for being lifted but in this Saturday photo Santiago sympathizes with what his manager Bruce Bochy has to do and lifts Casilla from the game against the St Louis Cardinals at AT&T Park in San Francisco… 867 more words


Week [23] In Review (9/5-9/11) #sfgiants #weekinreview

Welcome back to the pennant race Giants.

The Giants got kicked in the gut big time twice in the last 7 days (Sunday, the 4th in Chicago, and then again on Wednesday night in Colorado), and after the second meltdown I thought it might be over. 1,061 more words


Is it even worth looking for two-start pitchers?

Photo credit: By jnashboulden on Flickr (Original version) UCinternational (Crop) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons.

It’s mid-week, and in leagues that run daily waivers, it’s normally the time to get a jump on your league-mates in the hunt for two-start pitchers on waivers. 561 more words


Rockies Bullpen Falters Again In 3-2 Loss To Giants

DENVER (AP) – Kelby Tomlinson won’t be penalized for being picked off first base earlier in the game.

That fine has been officially waived by manager Bruce Bochy. 780 more words