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Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Break 7-Game Losing Streak To Power Past Mets

Cain was more impressed by Pence’s defensive gem in the sixth inning than he was with his own winning return to AT&T Park…

07/08/2015

World Series - San Francisco Giants v Kansas City Royals - Game Seven

San Francisco Giant Madison Bumgarner Fires Back At Nats Pitcher Over Designated Hitter Suggestion

The Giants ace likes to take his hacks and took umbrage at Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer who suggested the designated hitter be applied in both leagues after Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainright suffered a season-ending rupture of his Achillies’ tendon during an at-bat.

04/28/2015

Jeff Samardzija of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Houston Astros in the third inning at O.co Coliseum on September 5, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Noah Graham/Getty Images)

Former A’s Pitcher Jeff Samardzija – ‘No Chance’ To $7,500 A Month Rent In San Francisco

After being traded to the Oakland A’s last year, Samardzija stayed in hotels, rather than renting a spot in the Bay Area.

04/08/2015

Pitcher Pat Venditte #74 of the Oakland Athletics poses for a portrait during the spring training photo day at HoHoKam Stadium on February 28, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Ambidextrous Pitcher Could Be 2nd In Modern Major League Baseball If He Cracks A’s Roster

Pat Venditte is used to it by now. Teammates, coaches and others regularly stop him for a chance to check out his one-of-a-kind glove, the same one he has used for years featuring space for either hand.

03/02/2015

James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals looks on against the San Francisco Giants during Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

James Shields Turned Down Bigger Offer From Giants Before Joining Padres

Apparently James Shields doesn’t believe in the old saying “if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em.” CBS Sports reports he turned down a larger contract from the Giants weeks before agreeing to sign with the San Diego Padres.

02/20/2015

WASHINGTON - JUNE 04: Randy Johnson #51 of the San Francisco Giants tips his hat to the crowd after winning his 300th career game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on June 4, 2009 in Washington, DC. The Giants won the game 5-1. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Bay Area Native Randy Johnson Inducted Into Baseball Hall Of Fame, Played 2009 Season With Giants

In an expansive 42-minute news conference marking his election to baseball’s Hall of Fame, Randy Johnson mixed humor, memories and humility in recalling a career he called “a great ride.”

01/06/2015

WASHINGTON - JUNE 04: Randy Johnson #51 of the San Francisco Giants tips his hat to the crowd after winning his 300th career game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on June 4, 2009 in Washington, DC. The Giants won the game 5-1. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Former Giants Pitcher Randy ‘The Big Unit’ Johnson A Shoo-In For Hall Of Fame

The Livermore High School graduate pitched 22 seasons with Montreal, Seattle, Houston, Arizona, the New York Yankees and San Francisco, compiling a 303-166 career record.

01/05/2015

Jake Peavy #22 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Washington Nationals during Game One of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Peavy Agrees To $24 Million Deal To Stay With Giants

Pitcher Jake Peavy staying with the San Francisco Giants w/ a 2-year contract

12/19/2014

Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bumgarner Named Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman Of The Year After Postseason Heroics

The editors of Sports Illustrated have made their selection for the most outstanding athlete of 2014, and nodbody who watch the World Series will be surprised to hear it’s Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants.

12/08/2014

Derek Norris #36 and Jon Lester #31 of the Oakland Athletics congratulate one another after they beat the Minnesota Twins 3-0 at O.co Coliseum on August 7, 2014 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Free Agent Ace John Lester Visiting Giants But Drawing Interest Everywhere

Fresh off a third title in five years, the San Francisco Giants are trying their best to spend some of their winnings on bolstering next year’s lineup, with little luck so far.

12/01/2014

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