Eric Surkamp

Manager Bruce Bochy #15 of the San Francisco Giants takes the ball from pitcher Eric Surkamp #47 taking him out of the game in the third inning against the Cincinnati Reds at AT&T Park on July 23, 2013 in San Francisco. Surkamp gave up seven runs before he was replaced. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Unable To Hold Off Swinging Reds In Game 1 Of Doubleheader

The Cincinnati Reds pounded the San Francisco Giants for the second straight game with a 9-3 win Tuesday in the opener of a traditional doubleheader.


San Francisco Giants Photo Day

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.


Eric Surkamp of the San Francisco Giants. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Surkamp Pitches 4 Innings, Giants Beat Cubs

A long shot to claim a spot, Eric Surkamp threw four effective innings as the Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Friday.


Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Cody Ross #13 and Emmanuel Burriss #2 after hitting a three run home run in the seventh inning against the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park on September 12, 2011 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Hit 3 Home Runs In Win Over Padres

Carlos Beltran, Cody Ross and Pablo Sandoval homered in a rare show of power at AT&T Park, and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 8-3 on Monday night.


Brett Pill of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Orlando Cabrera and Mark DeRosa after homering in his first start in the major leagues. (Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Pill Homers In 1st Big League At Bat, Giants Win

Brett Pill hit a two-run homer in his first big league at-bat, Eric Surkamp earned his first major league win and the San Francisco Giants had to escape a bases-loaded jam in the ninth inning to beat the San Diego Padres 6-4 on Tuesday night.


Nate Schierholtz hits an RBI single in the bottom of the second inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Outfielder Schierholtz Not Ready To Play

Giants outfielder Nate Schierholtz tested his broken right foot and is still too sore to play. He went without a walking boot Friday for the first time this week and did some early sprint work.

CBS San Francisco–08/26/2011