Hamilton's homer backs Perez's stellar start
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Josh Hamilton shattered the offensive silence Sunday at Globe Life Park with a sixth-inning home run that complemented Martin Perez's dominant performance as the Texas Rangers outlasted the San Francisco Giants, 2-1.Share Tweet
nytimes.com Aug 2 (yesterday)Josh Hamilton hit a two-run homer and Martin Perez allowed only two hits to earn his first win in his comeback from Tommy John surgery as the Texas Rangers edged the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Sunday.Share Tweet
Pence sparks Giants' comeback win vs. TexasMLB.com Aug 1 (yesterday)Giants right fielder Hunter Pence tied the game with an RBI single in the eighth and then hit a go-ahead home run in the 11th, providing the force behind a 9-7 Giants win over the Rangers on Saturday.Share TweetElvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre homered as the Rangers beat San Francisco 6-3 Friday night in the Giants' first visit since clinching the 2010 World Series in Texas.Share TweetThe San Francisco Giants made a deal for one of the hottest pitchers in baseball on Thursday by acquiring right-handed starter Mike Leake in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds.Share Tweetnytimes.com Jul 29 (5 days ago)A five-time All-Star who was acquired Tuesday in a trade with the Colorado Rockies, Tulowitzki went 3 for 5 with two doubles and three R.B.I. in Toronto’s 8-2 win.Share Tweet
Cain wobbles, accenting search for starterMLB.com Jul 29 (5 days ago)Matt Cain intends to be an asset to the Giants during the stretch drive toward the postseason. Meanwhile, Giants management will spend the next few days striving to acquire another pitcher who can accomplish this same task.Share Tweet
Parra ups trade value with another big gameMLB.com Jul 29 (5 days ago)Gerardo Parra, the Brewers' top trade chip, enjoyed another banner night, scoring three runs while finishing a home run shy of the cycle and making a highlight-reel catch to help extinguish the Giants' best rally in the Brewers' 5-2 win.Share Tweet
Five-Run Inning Lifts Giants Past Brewersnytimes.com Jul 29 (5 days ago)Hunter Pence doubled in Matt Duffy to break a scoreless tie in the seventh inning and the San Francisco Giants held on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-0 on Wednesday.Share TweetBrandon Crawford crushed a two-run homer in the fourth inning and Chris Heston threw seven solid frames as the San Francisco Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers, 4-2, Monday night at AT&T Park.Share Tweet
MLB Trade Deadline Daily: Orioles seeking power bat, and moreESPN.com Jul 27 (7 days ago)MLB Trade Deadline Daily: Orioles seeking power bat, and moreShare TweetSan Francisco Giants right-hander Tim Hudson entered his start Sunday with 219 career big-league wins. All that winning has brought Hudson to four All-Star games and a World Series ring last season, but there was still one team out there he had yet to v…Share TweetMadison Bumgarner hit a home run and pitched seven innings for his third consecutive win, powering the host San Francisco Giants past the Oakland Athletics, 2-1, on Saturday.Share Tweet
Burns exits game with groin contusionMLB.com Jul 25Billy Burns left Friday's game vs. the Giants in the fourth inning after he fouled a ball off the ground and it bounced up to hit him in the groin in the third inning.Share Tweet
Aoki continuing Minor League rehabMLB.com Jul 24Giants outfielder Nori Aoki needs at least two more rehab games before returning to the lineup, manager Bruce Bochy said Friday.Share TweetIt's been a good week for Barry Bonds. The former San Francisco Giants star saw the U.S. government abandon its case against him, freeing Bonds from legal worry and wasting about $6 million taxpayer dollars in the process. It might've been an ever bette…Share Tweet
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