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Starting pitcher Chad Gaudin #57 of the San Francisco Giants throws a pitch during the game against the Philadelphia Phillies on July 31, 2013. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Gaudin, Pill Lead Giants Over Phillies, 9-2

Chad Gaudin threw seven sharp innings, Brett Pill and Brandon Crawford hit homers, and the San Francisco Giants snapped a five-game losing streak with a 9-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday.


San Francisco Giants catcher Hector Sanchez. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Giants Call Up C Sanchez & RHP Dunning, Send 1B Pill To Triple-A

The San Francisco Giants have called up catcher Hector Sanchez and right-handed reliever Jake Dunning. To make room for the newcomers, San Francisco sent first baseman Brett Pill to Triple-A Fresno.


Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics hits an RBI triple driving in Coco Crisp #4 against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning at AT&T Park on May 29, 2013 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Lose At Home To Surging A’s In Bay Bridge Series

Tommy Milone won his second straight decision following a five-start skid, pinch-hitter Nate Freiman had a two-run single, and the Oakland Athletics beat the San Francisco Giants 9-6 on Wednesday night for their sixth straight win.


Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Melky Cabrera #53 after hitting a solo home run in the six inning against the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park on May 14, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Rally To Beat Rockies In 100th Straight Home Sellout

Buster Posey delivered a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning, and the Giants rallied to beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Monday night to match their best winning streak of the season at three games.


Brett Pill #6 of the San Francisco Giants is greeted by third base coach Tim Flannery as he rounds third base after hitting a two run home run in the second inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on May 8, 2012. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Pill Homers, Vogelsong Sharp In Giants Victory Over Dodgers

Ryan Vogelsong pitched into the eighth inning for the first time this season, Brett Pill hit a two-run homer off Clayton Kershaw and the San Francisco Giants defeated the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 Tuesday night.


San Francisco Giants catcher Hector Sanchez. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Giants Promote Rookie Sanchez As Posey’s Backup; Belt, Pill Make Squad

Rookie Hector Sanchez has earned the Giants’ backup catcher job behind 2010 NL Rookie of the Year Buster Posey after his impressive spring, leaving Eli Whiteside as odd man out.


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Pill Hits 3-Run HR, Giants Defeat Cleveland

Brett Pill hit a three-run homer in the fourth off Kevin Slowey. The shot far over the left-field fence sent a group of fans scrambling in the sunbaked sand outside Goodyear Ballpark for a Cactus League souvenir.


Mike Fontenot #14 of the San Francisco Giants beats the throw to the plate avoiding the tag of Wilin Rosario #12 of the Colorado Rockies in the eighth inning during an MLB baseball game at AT&T Park on September 26, 2011 in San Francisco. The Giants won the game 3-1. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Fontenot, Vogelsong Lead Giants To Win Over Rockies

Ryan Vogelsong threw seven shutout innings, Mike Fontenot tripled in two runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 3-1 on Monday night.


Chris Stewart #37, Jeff Keppinger #8 and Mark DeRosa #7 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate two runs off of a Justin Christian #51 double for a 5-0 lead over the Los Angeles Dodgers during the fourth inning at Dodger Stadium on September 21, 2011 in Los Angeles. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Giants Stay Alive With Victory Over Dodgers

Justin Christian had three hits and drove in three runs—all with two outs—and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5 Wednesday night to keep their slim NL West playoff hopes alive.


Matt Cain wipes his face as he comes off the field. (Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Bats Fail Cain Again In 3-1 Loss To San Diego

Aaron Harang threw seven strong innings and Cameron Maybin had two hits and an RBI as the San Diego Padres dealt a big blow to the San Francisco Giants’ fading playoff hopes with a 3-1 victory Wednesday night.