Hunter Pence

KPIX 5 reporter Joe Vazquez compares his swing to Giants slugger Hunter Pence with the Zepp Baseball app. (CBS)

App From Los Gatos Company Plays Role In Improving Giants Slugger Hunter Pence’s Swing

The San Francisco Giants are bringing their best efforts in their third World Series in five seasons. One player has been working on stepping it up even more, with the help of an app developed by a Los Gatos company.

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KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 21: Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game One of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 1

The Giants controlled the Royals in game 1 of the 2014 World Series. Here are 5 things you missed.

10/22/2014

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates in the dugout after scoring in the fourth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game One of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Bumgarner, Pence Lead Giants Past Royals In Game 1 Of World Series

Madison Bumganer took a two-hit shutout into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer off James Shields in a three-run first and the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in Tuesday night’s World Series opener.

10/21/2014

Hunter Pence Live Shot (credit: KPIX/CBS)

Hunter Pence Apologizes For KPIX 5 Photobomb – Do We Accept? Yes! Yes! Yes!

As fans tried to console themselves after the Giants’ game three loss to the Washington Nationals Monday night one man had the courage to lead the team on to the National League Championship Series, on the back of a motorized scooter.

10/09/2014

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9 Reasons The Giants Are The Perfect Amount Of Strange For San Francisco

San Francisco and the Giants are a perfect fit – both steeped in tradition but continuously evolving and getting better (and weirder) with each season.

10/07/2014

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants scores under the tag of Rene Rivera #44 of the San Diego Padres in the bottom of the seventh inning at AT&T Park on September 25, 2014 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Hold Off Padres After Clinching Playoff Spot

The playoff-bound San Francisco Giants blew a six-run lead, and then rallied for a 9-8 victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday night to stay within one game of Pittsburgh for the top spot in the NL wild-card standings.

09/25/2014

Tim Hudson #17 of the San Francisco Giants walks back to the mound after giving up a solo home run to Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the sixth inning at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Wild Card Only Path For Giants, Dodgers Clinch NL West

Clayton Kershaw tied a career high with his 21st victory, Yasiel Puig homered to highlight a four-run sixth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers won the NL West title with a 9-1 victory over the second-place San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night.

09/24/2014

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Rap Video Stars Giants Slugger Parodying ‘Hunter Pence Sign’ Phenomenon

Kinda Funny, a YouTube humor channel, enlisted the Giant to take part in a two minute long video revealing lots of random factoids about Pence.

09/15/2014

Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants hits a RBI single scoring Juan Perez #2 against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the bottom of the six inning at AT&T Park on September 11, 2014 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Peavy Strikes Out 8, Giants Complete Sweep Of D-Backs

Jake Peavy struck out eight and didn’t walk a batter to win his third start in a row and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2 on Thursday for their ninth straight home victory.

09/11/2014

Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a solo home run during the sixth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on September 2, 2014 in Denver. (Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Posey, Giants Overcome Six-Run Deficit To Defeat Rockies

Buster Posey homered, doubled twice and drove in four runs, rallying the San Francisco Giants past the Colorado Rockies 12-7 on Tuesday night.

09/02/2014

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