Pat Burrell

ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 in eleven innings in Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend Action

All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.


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Phillies’ Domonic Brown Needs Regular Role To Finally Prove Himself

If he reaches his potential, Domonic Brown could be a potential All-Star. He can offer power, speed, average, on-base percentage and above-average fielding.


Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies at AT&T Park on April 17, 2012 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bumgarner Pitches Giants Past Phillies

Madison Bumgarner backed up his nice new contract with a second straight win, Melky Cabrera hit an RBI triple, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-2 on Tuesday night.


Pat Burrell of the San Francisco Giants

Giants OF Pat Burrell Will Retire

San Francisco Giants outfielder Pat Burrell is ending his career in baseball, CBS Sports has confirmed.


Pat Burrell of the San Francisco Giants. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Pat Burrell Acknowledges His Career Likely Over

Pat Burrell’s baseball career is likely over because of a troublesome right foot that hasn’t healed and limited him this year for the Giants.


Manager Bruce Bochy of the San Francisco Giants comes out to take the ball from Eric Surkamp. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Head Into Offseason After 6-3 Loss To Colorado

Kevin Kouzmanoff had three hits and drove in two runs and the Colorado Rockies sent the reigning World Series champions into an early offseason, beating the San Francisco Giants 6-3 Wednesday.


Madison Bumgarner

Bumgarner’s Gem Leads Reshuffled Giants Over Cubs, 4-0

Madison Bumgarner matched his career high with 11 strikeouts, Jeff Keppinger and Pablo Sandoval hit consecutive homers in the fourth inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Wednesday to snap a three-game skid and avoid a sweep.

CBS San Francisco–08/31/2011

Miguel Tejada and Aaron Rowand were designated for assignment by the Giants. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Tejada, Rowand Designated For Assignment By Giants

Outfielder Aaron Rowand and infielder Miguel Tejada were designated for assignment Wednesday by the San Francisco Giants, a major shake-up for the stumbling defending World Series champions.


Pat Burrell of the San Francisco Giants

Giants Put Burrell On DL, Promote Catcher

The San Francisco Giants have placed outfielder Pat Burrell on the 15-day disabled list with a foot injury and purchased the contract of catcher Hector Sanchez from Triple-A Fresno.

CBS San Francisco–07/15/2011

Nate Schierholtz #12 and Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate at home plate after Schierholtz hit a two-run home run against the San Diego Padres in the bottom of the fourth inning during a MLB baseball game at AT&T Park July 6, 2011 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Hope To Continue Success In Second Half

The Giants open a four-game series at San Diego on Thursday, beginning the season’s second half in first place for the first time since 2003 and looking every bit the surprising contender they were a year ago.

CBS San Francisco–07/13/2011