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Justin Maxwell #43 of the San Francisco Giants hits a walk-off rbi single scoring Angel Pagan #16 to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the bottom of the tenth inning at AT&T Park on April 23, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Surging Dodgers Were Just The Right Medicine For Struggling Giants

Whoever said games don’t matter in April wasn’t at AT&T Park the past three days.

04/23/2015

(L-R) Madison Bumgarner, Clayton Kershaw (Ralph Freso/Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Bumgarner, Kershaw Set For MVP Matchup In Giants-Dodgers Game

This is the first time in Major League Baseball history the reigning regular-season MVP will oppose the World Series MVP as starters.

04/22/2015

PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 18: Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks from the dugout to bat against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the MLB game at Chase Field on September 18, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Tough For Giants Fans To Admit, But Yasiel Puig Showing Signs Of Maturity

I’m having a little trouble believing I’m actually writing this: that was a classy move by Yasiel Puig.

04/22/2015

San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow with Tim Flannery #1 of the San Francisco Giants before Stow yells “Play Ball!” before Game Four of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Beaten Giants Fan Bryan Stow To Receive Fraction Of $18M Judgment In Dodger Stadium Attack

Bryan Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan who was savagely beaten by two Los Angeles Dodgers fans following an Opening Day game in 2011, has yet to receive any of the $18 million awarded to him – and is likely to receive far less, while his health insurer will get millions before Stow is paid.

04/08/2015

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Facebook Fandom Map Shows Giants’ Popularity Surging Past Dodgers

Facebook has released its annual Major League Baseball fandom map showing the World Series champion San Francisco Giants increasing its fan base across U.S. counties, overtaking that of arch-rival Los Angeles Dodgers.

04/01/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 07: Pitcher Brian Wilson reacts after pitching in the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 7, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Dodgers Dump Former Giants Closer Brian Wilson

The Los Angeles Dodgers have designated former Giants closer Brian Wilson for assignment, meaning the man behind the “fear the beard” mantra is likely done with the team.

12/16/2014

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Dodgers Grab Longtime A’s Assistant Farhan Zaidi To Become New General Manager

The Los Angeles Dodgers agreed to hire Oakland Athletics assistant GM Farhan Zaidi as the club’s new general manager, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said.

11/05/2014

A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

Beaten Giants Fan Bryan Stow Speaks Publicly For First Time Since Dodger Stadium Attack

Bryan Stow, the Giants fan beaten in a Dodger Stadium parking lot on Opening Day 2011, is speaking publicly for the first time since the attack.

10/22/2014

The San Francisco Giants poses pictures with the 2012 World Series Trophy during the Giants' victory parade and celebration on October 31, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The Giants celebrated their 2012 World Series victory over the Detroit Tigers.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

5 Things The San Francisco Giants Still Haven’t Accomplished

The San Francisco Giants – Kansas City Royals World Series is billed as a team of destiny versus a bid for a dynasty. For lifetime Giants fans used to decades of disappointment, it’s hard to see this team keeping it up every year (or every other year). But what if the Giants win the series? And what if they keep on winning them? At some point we are going to have to call them a dynasty, and even the most fatalist Giants fan will have to revise expectations upward. What will they root for? Here’s a partial to-do list. We’d love to have your additions in the comments below.

10/21/2014

Robert Downey Jr. & Robert Duvall in "The Judge" (credit: Warner Bros. Pictures)

‘The Judge’ Director David Dobkin Talks Baseball & Making Movies

VIDEO: Franco Finn sat down with the versatile director & talked making the film…

10/08/2014

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