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Jake Peavy on next start: 'I was just in the shower thinking ab…

Jake Peavy on next start: 'I was just in the shower thinking about Dee Gordon'

yahoo.com Updated 20 hours ago
Your browser does not support iframes. It takes right-hander Jake Peavy very little time to start thinking about his next start, especially these days with the San Francisco Giants in the thick of a pennant race with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Peavy allow…
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  • Giants gain 1 in West behind Peavy, Posey

    Giants gain 1 in West behind Peavy, Posey

    ESPN.com nytimes.com 23 hours ago
    Jake Peavy had another strong outing, Buster Posey homered and the San Francisco Giants gained a game in the NL West race with a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
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  • Chafin replaces Delgado in D-backs' rotation

    Chafin replaces Delgado in D-backs' rotation

    MLB.com Sep 16 (yesterday)
    Manager Kirk Gibson said Tuesday that rookie Andrew Chafin will take Randall Delgado's place in the D-backs' rotation for the remainder of the season, starting Wednesday in the series finale against the Giants.
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  • Giants' fortunes riding on Pagan's iffy health

    Giants' fortunes riding on Pagan's iffy health

    MLB.com Sep 16 (yesterday)
    It has been the tale of two very distinct seasons for the Giants -- with and without Angel Pagan in the lineup -- and that pattern held fast as San Francisco's hopes of winning the National League West continued to fade with a 6-2 loss after Pagan was s…
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  • Grand slam costly to Giants' playoff chase

    Grand slam costly to Giants' playoff chase

    MLB.com nytimes.com Sep 16 (yesterday)
    Suddenly, margin for error is something the Giants possess in shrinking supply, particularly after their 6-2 loss Monday to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
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  • Eight-run sixth helps Dodgers stretch NL West lead

    Eight-run sixth helps Dodgers stretch NL West lead

    MLB.com Sep 16 (yesterday)
    The Dodgers danced their way out of trouble all evening before erupting for eight runs in the sixth to secure an 11-3 win over the Rockies at Coors Field on Monday, extending their lead in the NL West to four games over the Giants.
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  • Feeling 'really good,' Belt comes off disabled list

    Feeling 'really good,' Belt comes off disabled list

    MLB.com Sep 15 (2 days ago)
    After appearing on the brink of activation for about a week, Giants first baseman Brandon Belt finally was reinstated from the disabled list Monday.
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  • MLB Notebook: Kershaw stands tall against Giants

    MLB Notebook: Kershaw stands tall against Giants

    MLB.com ESPN.com Sep 15 (3 days ago)
    With less than a month remaining in his seventh big league season, Clayton Kershaw carries a career 2.48 ERA. This mark -- built over 1,365 1/3 innings -- is the second lowest in the liveball era for all pitchers with at least 1,000 innings through thei…
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  • Giants not panicking despite series loss to LA

    Giants not panicking despite series loss to LA

    MLB.com Sep 14 (3 days ago)
    The Giants are assured of a rematch with the Dodgers, which is scheduled for Sept. 22-24. But because of their less-than-ideal performance in this weekend's showdown, which concluded Sunday with Los Angeles' 4-2 triumph, the Giants don't know what signi…
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  • Giants Manager Bruce Bochy And His Son Made MLB History

    Giants Manager Bruce Bochy And His Son Made MLB History

    deadspin.com MLB.com Sep 14 (3 days ago)
    The San Francisco Giants had one bright spot as the Dodgers drubbed them 17-0 last night. Manager Bruce Bochy and pitcher Brett Bochy became a fun piece of trivia after a pitching change in the sixth inning. Brett's major-league debut marked the first t…
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  • Kemp giving Dodgers lift with bat, arm

    Kemp giving Dodgers lift with bat, arm

    MLB.com Sep 14 (4 days ago)
    Not long after his two-out RBI double in the first inning had the Dodgers rolling toward four runs off Tim Hudson in Saturday night's 17-0 thrashing of the Giants at AT&T Park, Matt Kemp put the cherry on top with his strike from right field erasing…
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  • Greinke homers in Dodgers' 17-0 rout of Giants

    Greinke homers in Dodgers' 17-0 rout of Giants

    ESPN.com nytimes.com MLB.com Sep 14 (4 days ago)
    Zack Greinke pitched six scoreless innings and hit his fourth career home run, and the Los Angeles Dodgers romped past the San Francisco Giants 17-0 on Saturday night to build on their lead in the NL West.
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  • Ryu exits after first with left shoulder irritation

    Ryu exits after first with left shoulder irritation

    MLB.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Sep 13 (5 days ago)
    Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu left Friday night's series opener against the Giants after one inning because of left shoulder irritation he said was "very similar" to an injury that put him on the disabled list in May.
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  • Giants working on more even-number-year magic

    Giants working on more even-number-year magic

    MLB.com Sep 13 (5 days ago)
    The Giants strongly identify with even-numbered years. If 2014 plays out like 2010 and 2012, manager Bruce Bochy should be a lock for the Hall of Fame. Bochy has these Giants looking remarkably similar to the World Series champions of '10 and '12, bring…
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  • Bumgarner Wins 5th in Row, Giants Rout Dodgers 9-0

    Bumgarner Wins 5th in Row, Giants Rout Dodgers 9-0

    nytimes.com Sep 13 (5 days ago)
    Madison Bumgarner pitched himself into the San Francisco record book, took a share of the major league lead for wins and, most important to the soft-spoken southpaw, moved his team one step closer in an NL West race that could go down to the wire.
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  • MadBum, Giants cruise to move one game back of LA

    MadBum, Giants cruise to move one game back of LA

    MLB.com Sep 13 (5 days ago)
    As chants of "Beat L.A." cascaded down from the AT&T Park stands and 41,000 orange rally towels were being waived in celebratory fashion, the Giants batted around as part of a four-run first Friday night en route to a 9-0 victory against t…
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  • Five Big Things: Sizing up a weekend loaded with MLB playoff im…

    Five Big Things: Sizing up a weekend loaded with MLB playoff implications

    yahoo.com Sep 12 (5 days ago)
    Five Big Things is Big League Stew's look at the weekend ahead in MLB action, examining storylines and matchups you should keep an eye on. 1. DODGERS AT GIANTSThe San Francisco Giants have worked their way back to within striking distance in the NL West…
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  • Postseason Picture for Friday, Sept. 12

    Postseason Picture for Friday, Sept. 12

    MLB.com Sep 12 (6 days ago)
    With Thursday's victory at home against the D-backs, the surging Giants charged to within two games of the Dodgers in the National League West on the verge of their weekend showdown. The Cardinals, with their third loss in a row, cracked open the door i…
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  • Video - Kershaw Picks Up 19th Win 00:38

    Kershaw Picks Up 19th Win

    Sep 14
    Clayton Kershaw struck out nine batters over eight innings to lead the Dodgers past the Giants 4-2.
  • Video - Dodgers Demolish Giants 00:54

    Dodgers Demolish Giants

    Sep 13
    Zack Greinke threw six scoreless innings and hit a home run as the Dodgers defeated the Giants 17-0.
  • Video - Giants Crush Dodgers 00:36

    Giants Crush Dodgers

    Sep 12
    The Giants topped the Dodgers 9-0 to move within one game of the NL West lead.
  • Video - Giants Continue Home Dominance 00:52

    Giants Continue Home Dominance

    Sep 11
    The Giants captured their ninth straight home win behind eight strikeouts over 5 2/3 innings from Jake Peavy in a 6-2 win over the Diamondbacks.

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