National League West

Daily Madden: Giants And Dodgers Are Rebuilding The Rivalry"We have some legitimate rivalries right now with Los Angeles," John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.
Daily Madden: Giants 6 And 2, But 154 Left To PlayThe Giants sit in first place in the National League West after beating the Diamondbacks 7-3 in their home opener Tuesday.
Giants, Padres Battling For 3rd Place In Final SeriesThe San Diego Padres are playing well as the season winds down, but their recent history at AT&T Park suggests it might not end as favorably.
Daily Madden: Is Yasiel Puig An All-Star?Los Angeles phenom Yasiel Puig has posted All-Star numbers in recharging the Dodgers since joining the team June 2. But has he played long enough to be considered for the National League All-Star team?
Daily Madden: It's Too Easy To Root Against The DodgersThe San Francisco Giants open a three game series against the struggling Dodgers in Los Angeles Monday night. The Dodgers are in last place in the National League West.
Giants Look To Continue NL West Dominance As Arizona Visits AT&TThe San Francisco Giants have tormented divisional foes in the season's early going. They'll look to continue that trend Monday night when they begin a three-game series at home against the Arizona Diamondbacks, the only NL West opponent they've yet to play.
Giants Return From Successful Road Trip To Host PadresThe Giants return to San Francisco feeling good about a successful road trip, and admit things will be looking even better if they can take advantage of a home heavy portion of their schedule.
Potential Second Half Trade Targets For GiantsTwo-time Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum is 3-10 with a league-worst 6.42 ERA (out of qualifying starters). Barry Zito is 7-6 with a 4.01 ERA, but the Giants could certainly get a better pitcher.
1st Place On The Line As Giants Attempt Sweep Of DodgersA victory by the Giants in Wednesday's series finale at AT&T Park would move them into a first-place tie, giving the struggling Dodgers company atop the division for the first time since they took over the lead April 11.
What's At Stake Of The Giants Vs. Dodgers Series? Monday night, the San Francisco Giants come home to host their arch rivals, the hated Los Angeles Dodgers, at AT&T Park.
11th Inning Pinch Hit Lifts Giants Over Brewers, 4-3Pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez singled over a five-man infield with the bases loaded in the 11th inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants to a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday to take the three-game series.
Bumgarner Picks Up 4th Win As Giants Beat Padres, 4-1Pablo Sandoval homered to back Madison Bumgarner’s fourth straight victory, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Padres 4-1 on Sunday to deny San Diego its first series win of the season.