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The curious case of Giants rookie Andrew Susac's 'first' MLB hi…

The curious case of Giants rookie Andrew Susac's 'first' MLB hit

yahoo.com Updated 21 hours ago
Great Scott! Andrew Susac, the rookie catcher for the San Francisco Giants has altered the timeline of his rookie season, rewriting both the date of his MLB game and his first hit. It's going to take a full 1.21 gigawatts to explain this curious case of…
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  • Bochy becomes seventh to manage a son

    Bochy becomes seventh to manage a son

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    Brett Bochy, who once patrolled the Padres dugout as a bat boy when father Bruce Bochy managed the club, joined dad once again on Tuesday, only this time as a player. The right-hander joined the second round of Giants September callups.
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  • Rockies top Giants after resumed-game loss

    Rockies top Giants after resumed-game loss

    ESPN.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Charlie Blackmon lined a two-out single in the ninth inning off reliever Sergio Romo, helping the Colorado Rockies beat San Francisco 10-9 on Monday and stop the Giants' six-game win streak on a long day at Coors Field.
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  • Rockies' big surge ends with walk-off win

    Rockies' big surge ends with walk-off win

    MLB.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Franklin Morales spotted the Giants four runs in the top of the first inning Monday, but rather than say die, the Rockies instead stormed back for eight runs in the final three innings, including a walk-off single from Charlie Blackmon to cap off a 10-9…
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  • Roundup: Four Phillies Team to Pitch A No-Hitter

    Roundup: Four Phillies Team to Pitch A No-Hitter

    nytimes.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Philadelphia’s Cole Hamels went six innings, striking out seven, before giving way to the bullpen in a rout of Atlanta.
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  • Giants blast Brewers for sixth straight victory

    Giants blast Brewers for sixth straight victory

    MLB.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    The Giants completed a three-game sweep of the Brewers with a 15-5 victory at AT&T Park on Sunday afternoon. The 15 runs were a season high, and the win was their sixth consecutive, which tied their longest streak of the season.
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  • Ryu cruises past Padres in return from DL

    Ryu cruises past Padres in return from DL

    MLB.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    Hyun-Jin Ryu came off the disabled list and delivered seven strong innings and Juan Uribe drove in two runs in a 7-1 win over the Padres on Sunday as the Dodgers avoided a series sweep and stayed 2 1/2 games ahead of the persistent Giants in the Nationa…
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  • Peavy flirts with no-hitter in besting Brewers

    Peavy flirts with no-hitter in besting Brewers

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 31 (3 days ago)
    Four days after Madison Bumgarner lost his perfect game to the leadoff hitter in the eighth, Jake Peavy lost his no-hit bid with one out in the top of the eighth Saturday when Mark Reynolds flared a single to right, but the Giants defeated the Brewers, …
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  • Stras limits Mariners as Nationals grow NL East lead

    Stras limits Mariners as Nationals grow NL East lead

    MLB.com Aug 31 (3 days ago)
    What a difference a week makes. Almost a week after getting hit hard by the Giants, right-hander Stephen Strasburg had one of his best starts of the season as the Nationals downed the Mariners, 3-1, at Safeco Field on Saturday night.
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  • The Grand Slam: Buster Posey's five hits help Giants dismantle …

    The Grand Slam: Buster Posey's five hits help Giants dismantle Brewers

    yahoo.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Aug 30 (4 days ago)
    If you thought Buster Posey was hot coming out of the Colorado series (six hits, three home runs, including a walkoff), he's positively scorching now after going 5 for 5 in San Francisco's 13-2 blowout victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. Posey singled a…
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  • Giants romp past Brewers into Wild Card lead

    Giants romp past Brewers into Wild Card lead

    MLB.com Aug 30 (4 days ago)
    Buster Posey went 5-for-5 with three RBIs to record the second five-hit game of his career Friday night as the Giants shellacked the Brewers, 13-2, inside AT&T Park. With the win, the Giants leapfrogged the Cardinals by a half-game for sole possessi…
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  • Giants to give Petit another start in Lincecum's slot

    Giants to give Petit another start in Lincecum's slot

    MLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    After a successful outing Thursday afternoon, Yusmeiro Petit has earned another start for the Giants. Manager Bruce Bochy said before Friday night's game that Petit, not Tim Lincecum, will start in Colorado on Tuesday, the next time what was once Lincec…
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  • Bochy eager to get Lincecum relief appearance

    Bochy eager to get Lincecum relief appearance

    MLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    Giants manager Bruce Bochy spoke highly of Tim Lincecum's bullpen sessions, saying he's improved each area the Giants hoped he would. Now Bochy just needs to find the right opportunity to use the righty out of the bullpen, which according to Bochy, coul…
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  • Video - Rockies Walk Off With Win 00:39

    Rockies Walk Off With Win

    Sep 1
    Charlie Blackmon's RBI single in the bottom of the ninth lifted the Rockies past the Giants 10-9.
  • Video - Giants Trounce Brewers To Complete Sweep 00:52

    Giants Trounce Brewers To Complete Sweep

    Aug 31
    Pablo Sandoval drove in three runs as the Giants defeated the Brewers 15-5.
  • Video - Peavy Takes No-No Into 8th 01:06

    Peavy Takes No-No Into 8th

    Aug 30
    Jake Peavy tossed 7 1/3 no-hit innings as the Giants defeated the Brewers 3-1 for their fifth straight win.
  • Video - Giants Crush Brewers 00:34

    Giants Crush Brewers

    Aug 29
    Buster Posey went 5-for-5 in the Giants' 13-2 win over the Brewers.

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