Resurgent Peavy Leads Giants Past Phillies, 5-4The San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Friday night.
Davis' 3-run HR In 8th Lifts A's To 7-4 Win Over AngelsKhris Davis hit a tiebreaking 3-run homer in the eighth inning and the Oakland A's beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-4 on Friday night.
Some Slow-Starting Players Are Now Worth A Look In Fantasy BaseballIt happens every year in fantasy baseball: Players get drafted every March that end up struggling during the first six weeks of the season, so owners drop them. Yet by late June, those players recover and really start to hit. They'll end up where they should by September with good stats.
Samardzija's 4-Hitter Leads Giants On Rays' Pride NightJeff Samardzija threw a four-hitter and the Giants won their 6th consecutive game Friday by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1.
Angels Fall To A's 3-2 In OaklandBilly Burns singled off reliever Fernando Salas with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to lift the A's to a 3-2 victory over the Angels on Friday night.
A's Barely Avoid Getting No-Hit, Drop 3rd Straight To Rangers, 5-1Texas pitcher Colby Lewis took a no-hitter into the ninth inning against Oakland, but had to settle for a two-hitter and a 5-1 victory over the A's Thursday.
Cueto, Giants Keep Rolling With Sweep Of Brewers, 10-1Johnny Cueto struck out nine over seven innings for his team-leading 10th win, and the San Francisco Giants completed a sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers with a 10-1 victory Wednesday.
It's Time To Assess Strengths And Weaknesses In Fantasy BaseballSmart fantasy baseball owners will analyze the standings in their league to see where their team needs improvement—and perhaps where the team can spare some statistics in a trade. Picking up new players only makes sense if these moves help the team in the standings, after all.
Giants Take 2 Out Of 3 From Dodgers In San FranciscoBrandon Belt hit a two-run homer off rookie Julio Urias in the sixth inning to help Jake Peavy earn his 150th career win, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Sunday night.
A's Snap 7-Game Losing Streak With 6-1 Victory Over RedsThe Athletics snapped their seven-game losing streak with a win over the Reds Sunday.
Posey Gets Walkoff Single In 10th, Lifts Giants Past Dodgers, 5-4Joe Panik hit a game-tying single in the 10th inning and scored on Buster Posey's RBI single, and the Giants beat the Dodgers 5-4.
Mengden Impressive But A's Lose 7th Straight To Reds, 2-1Jay Bruce hit a two-run homer off Daniel Mengden and made a run-saving catch at the end as the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 2-1 victory.