Lincecum Leads Giants To 5-3 Win Over PadresTim Lincecum took a shutout into the seventh inning against the San Diego Padres, the team he no-hit 11 days ago, to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 5-3 victory Sunday.
Belt’s Homer In 10th Lifts Giants Over Padres 5-3Brandon Belt hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning, one inning after Michael Morse tied the game with a solo shot, to give the struggling Giants a 5-3 win over the San Diego Padres on Saturday night.
6 MLB Trade Targets Your Team Should Avoid You’re favorite team is just one key piece away from awkwardly hoisting that flagpole-laden World Series trophy, at least that's what any self-respecting fan should think. But who should they add leading up to the July 31st trade deadline? Everyone with a blog thinks they know who's on the move and where they will fit best, but successfully mixing up championship chemistry is tough, and that’s why General Managers make a ton of dough. What's easier to figure out is who's available that can't help you. Here are our picks for (allegedly available) players that you don't want your team to swap for leading up to the July 31st trade deadline.
Giants Stumble, Fall To Padres 7-2Alexi Amarista drove in three runs on three hits and San Diego handed the stumbling San Francisco Giants their 12th loss in the past 15 games, 7-2 Tuesday night.
Hudson, Romo Combine For 5-Hitter To Beat Out Padres, 3-2Tim Hudson and Sergio Romo combined on a five-hitter and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 3-2 on Wednesday night.
Giants Shut Out Padres With Help From HittersAngel Pagan led off the first inning with a homer, Buster Posey connected two batters later, and Yusmeiro Petit went six innings in a spot start replacing injured Matt Cain and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 6-0 on Tuesday night.
Giants Fall To Padres, 6-4Rene Rivera hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the fifth to follow his two-run double for a career-high five RBIs, single handedly backing Tyson Ross in the San Diego Padres’ 6-4 victory against the San Francisco Giants on Monday night.
Lincecum Gets 1st Win Of Season Over Padres With Help From Posey Home RunBuster Posey hit a two-run home run and Tim Lincecum earned his first victory of the season for the San Francisco Giants, who had only three hits Sunday in beating San Diego 4-3 Sunday to snap a three-game losing streak.
Stults, Padres Hand Giants Third Straight Loss, 3-1Eric Stults and three relievers combined on a four-hitter and Everth Cabrera hit a go-ahead triple to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-1 victory against the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night.
Lincecum Throws 1st Career No-Hitter, Beats San Diego 9-0Tim Lincecum has thrown his first career no-hitter and the second in the majors in 11 days, a gem saved by a spectacular diving catch by right fielder Hunter Pence in the San Francisco Giants' 9-0 win against the last-place San Diego Padres on Saturday night.
Sandoval's Two-Run Homer Leads Giants Past Padres 2-0 Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer three pitches after another hard-hit ball fell about an inch foul of an RBI double, and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 2-0 Saturday night.
Padres Series Should Help Giants Recover From Loss Of CabreraWith Melky Cabrera suspended for the remainder of the regular season following a positive test for testosterone, the Giants hope Friday night's series opener against a San Diego Padres team they usually beat can help get their stretch drive back on track.