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Madison Bumgarner

Madison Bumgarner

1st-Place Diamondbacks Beat Giants, Avoid Sweep

The first-place Arizona Diamondbacks held off a late rally by the Giants for a 3-1 win Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.


San Francisco Giants v San Diego Padres

Giants Seek Fresh Start As 2nd Half Begins

The defending World Series champions must get back to work in a hurry if they want to hang around in an NL West that is still wide open.


Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants. (Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Analysis: Padres Miss Chance To Pounce On Bumgarner

The San Diego Padres got off to a good start against All-Star lefty Madison Bumgarner, scoring two runs on three hits in the first inning. They wouldn’t score again all night.


Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants, center, point out to second base after Gregor Blanco #7 hit an RBI double during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on July 11, 2013 in San Diego. (Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Sandoval, Bumgarner Lead Giants To Win Over Padres

Pablo Sandoval hit his first home run since May 21, and All-Star Madison Bumgarner settled down to allow just four hits in seven innings as the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 Thursday night.


Yasiel Puig, Buster Posey

Analysis: Bumgarner Foiled By Puig In Giants Loss To Dodgers

The defending World Series champions wasted another superb outing from Madison Bumgarner, who pitched into the eighth inning but made two ill-fated pitches to Los Angeles Dodgers rookie phenom Yasiel Puig that made the difference in a 3-1 loss Monday night.


Pitcher Madison Baumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the first inning during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on June 24, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Struggling Giants Unable To Hold Off Puig, Dodgers

Rookie sensation Yasiel Puig hit his seventh home run in 20 major league games and added a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning against Madison Bumgarner, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Monday night.


Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants hits a two-run triple scoring Tony Abreu #10 and Brandon Crawford #35 in the seventh inning against the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park on June 19, 2013 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Blanco Pinch-Hit Triple Leads Giants Over Padres 4-2

Gregor Blanco had a pinch hit, two-run triple in the seventh inning, leading the San Francisco Giants to a 4-2 victory over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday.


Home plate umpire Tony Randazzo #11 and Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants stops Jesus Guzman #15 from going out to the mound after Guzman almost being hit with a pitch by Madison Bumgarner #40 (not pictured) in the second inning at AT&T Park on June 19, 2013 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants, Padres Benches Clear Following Bumgarner Brushback Pitch

Both benches cleared after Giants starter Madison Bumgarner threw a pitch behind Padres’ first baseman Jesus Guzman in the second inning of their game Wednesday.


Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants. (Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Bumgarner Dominates, Giants Shut Out Braves

Madison Bumgarner allowed two hits in seven innings and combined with Sandy Rosario for a three-hit shutout in the San Francisco Giants’ 6-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.


San Francisco Giants v Oakland Athletics - Game #1

Bumgarner Gives Up Key Hit To Now Lose 3 Of Last 4 Starts

Madison Bumgarner had a no-hitter through three erratic innings, and then one pitch turned a grinding start into a loss. He has now lost three of his last four starts