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

Giants’ Sanchez Hopes To Earn More Playing Time

After becoming the youngest member of the San Francisco Giants’ World Series roster, the 23-year-old catcher wants to show improvement.


Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants during batting practice.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

SF Giants Report To Camp With Chemistry

Let the rest of the country swoon over the nouveau-riche Los Angeles Dodgers. The San Francisco Giants have two World Series titles in the past three seasons. And as they report for 2013, 21 of the 25 members of their latest championship team will roll through those clubhouse doors this week.


Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants is taken out of the game by manager Bruce Bochy in the fifth inning of their game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park on September 25, 2012. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Unable To Hold Off Goldschmidt, D-Backs

Paul Goldschmidt hit a three-run homer and a pair of sacrifice flies for a career-high five RBIs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the NL West champion San Francisco Giants 7-2 on Tuesday night.


Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park on September 18, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Lincecum Pitches Giants Past Rockies

Tim Lincecum pitched San Francisco one win closer to an NL West crown, and the Giants lowered their magic number to clinch the division to seven with a 6-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.


Joaquin Arias #13 of the San Francisco Giants scores in the ninth inning on asingle by Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on August 28, 2012. (Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Giants Rally In 9th To Defeat Astros

Pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez connected on the go-ahead RBI single in the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants rallied for a 3-2 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.


Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at AT&T Park on August 23, 2012. The Giants won the game 5-2. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Zito, Sanchez Lead Giants Past Braves

Barry Zito took a three-hit shutout into the ninth inning, Hector Sanchez’s two-run double highlighted a four-run fifth and the San Francisco Giants rolled past the Atlanta Braves 5-2 on Thursday night for their fourth straight win.


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Lincecum Sharp In Giants Victory Over Dodgers

Tim Lincecum bounced back from consecutive home losses with his third straight road win and the San Francisco Giants defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 on Tuesday night, increasing their NL West lead to 1 ½ games over their division rival.


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Sanchez Single Helps Giants Beat Astros 3-2 In 12

Hector Sanchez singled in Pablo Sandoval in the bottom of the 12th inning, giving the San Francisco Giants a 3-2 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.


Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Los Angeles Dodgers at AT&T Park on June 25, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Zito Strong, Giants Bring Out Bats In Victory Over Dodgers

Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run double and sacrifice fly to help Barry Zito end a three-start losing streak, and the San Francisco Giants beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 8-0 on Monday night.


Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Brett Pill after hitting a home run during the game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on May 21, 2012. (Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Giants Hold On, Defeat Brewers In 14 Innings

The San Francisco Giants found themselves in an extra-inning marathon, finally getting a leadoff home run from backup catcher Hector Sanchez in the 14th inning for a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night.