Giants Place Sanchez, Vogelsong On DL; Fontenot Released
Giants Reach Deal With Fontenot; Keppinger Let Go The San Francisco Giants agreed to a $1.05 million, one-year contract with infielder Mike Fontenot, keeping him over second baseman Jeff Keppinger.
Giants Fans Pack AT&T Park Even Without Playoff BidThe San Francisco Giants returned to AT&T Park for the final series of the season Monday, playing in front of another big crowd despite being out of playoff contention.
Fontenot, Vogelsong Lead Giants To Win Over RockiesRyan Vogelsong threw seven shutout innings, Mike Fontenot tripled in two runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 3-1 on Monday night.
Giants Stay Alive With Victory Over DodgersJustin Christian had three hits and drove in three runs—all with two outs—and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5 Wednesday night to keep their slim NL West playoff hopes alive.
Giants Trounce Rockies 12-5 For 8th Straight WinPablo Sandoval homered twice in an eight-run fourth inning, part of a six-home run barrage that led the late-charging San Francisco Giants over the Colorado Rockies 12-5 Sunday for their eighth straight win.
Wilson, Giants Unable To Close Out BravesFreddie Freeman capped a three-run rally with a two-run, bases-loaded single to lift Atlanta to a 5-4 win over the Giants on Monday night.
Belt Returns, Lifts Giants In Victory Over DodgersBrandon Belt hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh inning in his first game back in the majors and the Giants finally gave Madison Bumgarner some run support at home while beating the Dodgers.
Giants Return From All-Star Break, Beat Padres In 12 InningsAubrey Huff hit a tying homer off All-Star closer Heath Bell leading off the ninth inning and Mike Fontenot brought in the go-ahead run with a bases-loaded walk with two outs in the 12th.
Daily Madden: Success Off The Bench
Mets Avert Giants Sweep With 5-2 WinMike Pelfrey pitched into the eighth against a limited lineup, Carlos Beltran homered and the Mets averted a Giants sweep with a 5-2 win Thursday.
Sandoval, Fontenot Homer In Giants Victory Over DodgersPablo Sandoval hit a tying solo home run in the sixth inning and last-minute fill-in Mike Fontenot connected two batters later, leading the San Francisco Giants past the Los Angeles Dodgers.