Pitcher Marc Kroon. (Harry How/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: The Giants’ Right-Handed Phoenix

Phoenix is not just a city in Arizona. It’s also the mythological bird that arises from its own ashes, , and there could be one in the Giants bullpen this year.


Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig presents owner of the San Francisco Giants, William H. Neukom, with the World Series trophy after the Giants defeated the Texas Rangers 3-1 in Game Five of the 2010 World Series at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on November 1, 2010. (Matt Slocum-Pool/Getty Images)

As Giants Celebrate, Pitching Leads To Talk Of Repeat

The Giants are on top again, securing their first World Series crown since the franchise moved West in 1958. The first question that always comes up afterward: Can they do it again?

CBS San Francisco–11/02/2010

Pitcher Jonathan Sanchez of the San Francisco Giants. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Giants Tweaking Pitching Rotation For NLCS Against Phillies

Giants manager Bruce Bochy is planning to tweak his rotation for the NL championship series, moving up left-hander Jonathan Sanchez to go Game 2 against the Philadelphia Phillies following ace Tim Lincecum.

CBS San Francisco–10/13/2010

(L-R) Tim Lincecum, Roy Halladay (AP)

Pitching Matchups Creating National Buzz For NLCS

When the Philadelphia Phillies and San Francisco Giants meet in the NL championship series, runs could be awfully scarce.

CBS San Francisco–10/13/2010

Derek Lowe

Confident Braves Pitchers Set To Challenge Giants

Manager Bobby Cox said Derek Lowe, Tommy Hanson and Tim Hudson are the Braves’ first three starters in the series. Lowe will start in Thursday’s Game 1 at San Francisco against Tim Lincecum.

CBS San Francisco–10/06/2010