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5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs. While you’d think the pressure […]

07/25/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 23: Third baseman Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants makes a diving stop but was unable to throw out center fielder Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies in the bottom of the first inning on July 23, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Pence Double In 9th Inning Lifts Giants Over Phillies

Hunter Pence drove in all of San Francisco’s runs with a double in the ninth and Madison Bumgarner pitched eight scoreless innings to lead the Giants to a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.

07/23/2014

Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants hits a double in the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on July 22, 2014 in Philadelphia. (Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Giants Hang On, Defeat Phillies In 14 Inning Marathon

Brandon Crawford hit a bases-clearing double to break a 14th-inning stalemate and Tim Lincecum earned his first career save as the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-6 on Tuesday night.

07/22/2014

Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants singles in a run in the second inning during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on July 21, 2014 in Philadelphia. (Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Duvall, Kontos Help Giants Defeat Phillies

Adam Duvall hit a two-run homer to spoil Cliff Lee’s return from the disabled list and the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Monday night.

07/21/2014

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Pablo Sandoval #48 after hitting a home run against the Oakland Athletics during the fourth inning at AT&T Park on July 9, 2014 in San Francisco. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Giants Show Signs Of Life In Return To AT&T Park, Defeat A’s In Bay Bridge Series

Hunter Pence homered and drove in two runs, Matt Cain tossed six strong innings and the San Francisco Giants spoiled Jason Hammel’s debut for Oakland with a 5-2 victory over the Athletics on Wednesday night.

07/09/2014

Josh Donaldson

Daily Madden: All-Star Selections Honor The A’s

Six players from the Oakland A’s have been selected for the All-Star game, the most since 1975.

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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 25: Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with teammates Yoenis Cespedes #52 and Josh Donaldson #20 after hitting a three run home run in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on June 25, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

A’s Lead Major League Baseball With 6 All-Star Selections, Giants Earn 2

The team with baseball’s best record also boasts the most All-Star selections for next week’s midsummer classic. The Oakland A’s will send six of their starters to the game at Target Field in Minnesota on July 15.

07/07/2014

Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at AT&T Park on July 1, 2014 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lincecum Leads Giants Past Cardinals, Begin July On Winning Note

Tim Lincecum followed his second career no-hitter with another vintage performance, pitching eight sharp innings to lead the San Francisco Giants past the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 on Tuesday night.

07/01/2014

Giants right-fielder Hunter Pence gestures after cutting a vine ribbon to inaugurate the edible garden area at AT&T Park. (Sasha Lekach/Bay City News Service)

Kale-Loving Giants’ Outfielder Hunter Pence Helps Inaugurate Edible Garden At AT&T Park

San Francisco Giants president and CEO Larry Baer and the team’s right-fielder Hunter Pence today helped cut the vine to a new edible garden behind center field at AT&T Park.

06/24/2014

Angel Pagan

Bumgarner Strikes Out 10, Giants Dominate Cardinals

Madison Bumgarner struck out 10 in seven scoreless innings and Hunter Pence hit a three-run homer off Adam Wainwright as the surging San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-4 on Friday night.

05/30/2014

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