Panik Leads Red-Hot Giants Over PiratesJoe Panik hit a bases-loaded triple, Mac Williamson launched a 446-foot home run and the San Francisco Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 Thursday for their 12th win in 14 games.
Pagan Hits Grand Slam As Cueto, Giants Clobber PiratesA day after one of their worst offensive games of the season, the San Francisco Giants had their best.
Some Slow-Starting Players Are Now Worth A Look In Fantasy BaseballIt happens every year in fantasy baseball: Players get drafted every March that end up struggling during the first six weeks of the season, so owners drop them. Yet by late June, those players recover and really start to hit. They'll end up where they should by September with good stats.
It's Time To Assess Strengths And Weaknesses In Fantasy BaseballSmart fantasy baseball owners will analyze the standings in their league to see where their team needs improvement—and perhaps where the team can spare some statistics in a trade. Picking up new players only makes sense if these moves help the team in the standings, after all.
Pitchers All-Star Home Run Derby Picking Up MomentumAnyone who has watched San Francisco Giants batting practice knows that lurking somewhere in the DNA of pitching Madison Bumgarner lurks a few stray genes belonging to a slugger.
Giants Take 2 Out Of 3 From Dodgers In San FranciscoBrandon Belt hit a two-run homer off rookie Julio Urias in the sixth inning to help Jake Peavy earn his 150th career win, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Sunday night.
A's Snap 7-Game Losing Streak With 6-1 Victory Over RedsThe Athletics snapped their seven-game losing streak with a win over the Reds Sunday.
Davies Shines Again, Brewers Hold On For 5-4 WinZach Davies took a no-hitter into the seventh before allowing a two-out home run to Oakland's Billy Butler, and the Milwaukee Brewers withstood a shaky ninth inning to hold on for a 5-4 win .
Are Resurgent Veterans Worth The Risk In Fantasy Baseball?This week, we're taking a special look at New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia. The big guy hasn't been fantasy relevant since 2012, but suddenly, Sabathia is looking good again. Currently, his ERA would be the lowest of his long career if he could keep it going through the end of the year. That begs the question: Can Sabathia keep it up through the end of the year? We think so, and we explain why in this week's fantasy baseball advice column. Read on!
Giants Lose 2nd In A Row To Cardinals In St. LouisThe St. Louis Cardinals came from behind for the second straight game to beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Sunday night.
Gattis, Gomez, Correa Help Astros Sweep AthleticsEvan Gattis homered for the third straight game, helping the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 5-2 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Giants Place Hunter Pence On DL With Hamstring InjuryThe San Francisco Giants have placed outfielder Hunter Pence on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring.