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Tim Hudson joins a Giants rotation that includes All-Star hurlers Lincecum, Matt Cain and Madison Bumgarner.
AT&T PARK — Hunter Pence ended a forgettable 2013 season with a ninth-inning walk-off single in the Giants’ season finale.
Hunter Pence’s home run and contract were among the few things that went the Giants’ way Saturday.
The Dodgers’ bearded closer had choice words for Giants CEO Larry Baer as he walked off the field Thursday night.
The rivalry between the Giants and Dodgers turned violent when a Dodgers fan was fatally stabbed Tuesday night.
If anybody needed another reason to hate the Dodgers, they just gave it to you.
The Los Angeles Dodgers reduced their magic number to five on Thursday night – but it wasn’t easy.
Yusmeiro Petit didn’t put up the numbers he did in his near-perfecto, but the San Francisco Giants still put on a terrific show.
Angel Pagan’s 11th-inning walk-off single led the Giants to a 3-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday.
So the Giants lineup is finally back together the way they like it, and everyone’s bats have heated up. Now what?
SAN DIEGO — As I approach the 10th Avenue entrance to Petco Park, my heart is in my throat.
Ryan Vogelsong went eight innings strong and the offense came through late with a three-run eighth inning.
AT&T PARK — The Giants scoring four runs in the first inning must have felt like winning a big hand at the poker table.
AT&T PARK — The Pirates are enjoying the kind of season that many expected out of the Giants who won’t be the defending World Champs much longer.
It didn’t take a Ph.D in nuclear physics to know the odds were stacked against the Giants with the Pirates in town.
The odds are stacked against the Giants this week, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that they won’t put up a fight.
Barry Zito is inching toward his Giants’ exit after the 35-year-old cleared waivers.
The Giants’ (52-65) consistency and level of play is all over the map, and I just can’t comprehend it.
AT&T PARK — The Orioles scored three times in the 10th, highlighted by a two-run double from Chris Davis to crush the Giants 5-2.
AT&T PARK — Tim Lincecum tossed eight scoreless innings and Brandon Belt smacked a three-run homer.
AT&T PARK — Madison Bumgarner pitched great until the eighth, when a series of mistakes led to a big Milwaukee inning.
The Giants’ troubles scoring runs with men on base was coupled with a pair of big league errors in a 3-1 loss to the Brewers.
AT&T PARK — After a decent 3-3 road trip, the Giants faced off against an ideal opponent, the lowly Milwaukee Brewers.
San Francisco went 3-3 on the road trip and with a good homestand, there’s still hope for Giants fans.
The trade deadline has passed, and Tim Lincecum, Hunter Pence and Javier Lopez are still in orange-and-black uniforms.
Once upon a time, the San Francisco Giants didn’t leave every runner possible on base. Hard to believe, but it’s true.
Tim Lincecum gave up two solo homers and the Giants’ continued to struggle with runners in scoring position.
Except for their All-Stars and Tim Lincecum’s no-hitter, the 2013 season has been a disaster for the Giants.
Wednesday’s 8-3 loss puts the Giants in a 7-1/2 game hole behind first place, their largest deficit all season.
A solid outing from Madison Bumgarner and a little ninth-inning mojo weren’t enough to silence the Diamondbacks.
Buster Posey hit a two-run homer and Pablo Sandoval added an RBI double as the Giants held off the Diamondbacks 4-3.
Winning the first game of this critical ten-game homestand is a good place for the Giants to start the second half.
Now seems like a good time to make a request or two — okay, more than two — of the defending champs.
On a hot and sweaty night in San Diego, two-time Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum made history.
I woke up in a good mood Saturday. But I wasn’t prepared for 12 strikeouts in 148 pitches of sheer awesome.
32-year old rookie Kensuke Tanaka endeared himself to Giants fans but a grand-slam by the Mets’ Marlon Byrd resulted in another loss for the Orange and Black.
Playing a game that extended well into Tuesday morning, a fielding error by Brandon Crawford added injury to insult.
A bases clearing double by Dodgers’ A.J. Ellis against Sergio Romo in the top of the ninth inning proved disastrous for the Orange and Black.
What a week it’s been for the Giants. The icing on the cake? Batting out of order in the first inning of Saturday’s late-afternoon contest.
The Giants get embarrassed by the rival Dodgers at home and have lost 10 of their last 11 games overall.
Could the Fourth of July rainout be a blessing from the baseball gods to finally turn their season around?
Cincinnati’s Homer Bailey threw the second no-hitter of his career as the Reds blanked the Giants 3-0.
Despite falling two games under .500, there is plenty of time for the defending champs to get back on a winning track.
Both the Panda and Buster Posey have slipped to second place in All-Star voting at their respective positions.
Bay Area residents awoke to nasty weather Sunday morning The result of the Giants’ Sunday matinee was equally unappealing.
The Marlins have the worst record in baseball but they’ve beaten the Giants in eight straight games at AT&T Park.
Pinch-hitters Hector Sanchez and Gregor Blanco sparked the Giants’ come-from behind 4-2 victory over the Padres.
Juan Perez hit the go-ahead RBI single in the bottom of the eighth as the Giants come back to beat the Padres 5-4.
The Giants tortured their fans with a 13-inning loss to the Padres, but they only trail Arizona by 1-1/2 games in the NL West.
The first thing everyone looks to, whether it’s fair or not: Is Pablo Sandoval’s weight to blame for his injuries?
It doesn’t take a Ph.D or ninja skills to know that the Giants haven’t fared well away from AT&T Park.
Getting shut out by knuckleballer R.A. Dickey was not how the Giants wanted to close out their series against the Blue Jays.
Tim Lincecum pitched seven innings and a two-run homer from Andres Torres lifted the Giants over the Blue Jays.
Here’s what the G-men need to do for redemption against the Melky Cabrera and the Blue Jays.
The Giants closed out their four-game set against the A’s getting timely hitting and clutch pitching Thursday afternoon.
6-foot-8 rookie Nate Freiman had two hits and three RBIs for the A’s who have won six straight and 11 of 12.
The A’s have taken two straight in the Oakland portion of the Bay Bridge Series before heading to AT&T Park.
The A’s reminded their crossbay rivals they had an American League West division-winning team in 2012.
The Giants capped a four-run comeback with a two-run inside-the-park home run in the 10th from Angel Pagan.
When it’s Tim Lincecum’s turn in the rotation, you’ve got to wonder: Will it be good Timmy or bad Timmy who shows up?
If it’s trendy to save up your offense until the end of the ballgame, the Giants are the most stylish kids in school.
Down to their final strike, the Giants came from behind to overcome strong pitching from Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg.
The Giants pitching staff got the last thing they needed Monday night: An injury to one of their starters.
Tim Lincecum went seven innings while Pablo Sandoval, Brandon Belt, and Marco Scutaro homered in a 5-1 win over the Braves.
Madison Bumgarner struck out 11 and Gregor Blanco drove in four runs in the Giants’ 10-1 thumping of Braves.
The Giants’ offense exploded for a big fourth inning on their way to an 8-2 win over Tim Hudson and the Atlanta Braves.
For the second straight outing, Ryan Vogelsong struggled as Atlanta took the opener of this four-game weekend series, 6-3.
The Giants rallied in the 10th on a game-winning RBI single by Andres Torres to beat the Phillies 4-3.
For the second straight game the Giants starting pitching floundered, leaving the offense unable to catch up.
Cliff Lee outpitched fellow southpaw Madison Bumgarner, shutting down the Giants over eight strong innings for the 6-2 win.
The Giants blow a five run lead yet once again beat the hated Dodgers on a walkoff home run in the 10th inning.