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Giants squeeze by Rockies for 11-inning victory

Giants squeeze by Rockies for 11-inning victory

MLB.com nytimes.com Updated 6 hours ago
Nori Aoki scored the deciding run on a squeeze bunt by Joe Panik in the 11th inning as the Giants survived a Rockies rally in the ninth for a 5-4 win on Saturday night. Justin Maxwell's replay-reviewed two-run homer helped offset solo shots by Troy Tulo…
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  • Ynoa, Butler Send Rockies to 6-4 Win Over Giants

    Ynoa, Butler Send Rockies to 6-4 Win Over Giants

    nytimes.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    Pinch-hitter Rafael Ynoa snapped a sixth-inning tie with an RBI double, Eddie Butler was backed by stellar defense over six shaky innings and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Friday night.
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  • Arenado turns spectacular double play vs. Giants

    Arenado turns spectacular double play vs. Giants

    MLB.com Apr 24 (yesterday)
    Third baseman Nolan Arenado helped pitcher Eddie Butler avoid a big inning in the fourth Friday night and showed why he has won a National League Gold Glove at his position in each of his first two seasons.
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  • Trio of Giants stars make progress in rehab

    Trio of Giants stars make progress in rehab

    MLB.com Apr 24 (yesterday)
    Three key Giants are making progress in their rehabilitation from early injuries. Hunter Pence played some soft toss and swung off a tee in the indoor batting cage before the opening game of the Giants' three-game series in Colorado.
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  • Giants sweep Dodgers with back-to-back walk-offs

    Giants sweep Dodgers with back-to-back walk-offs

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 23 (2 days ago)
    Justin Maxwell's one-out single Thursday shattered a 10th-inning deadlock and gave the San Francisco Giants a 3-2 triumph over the Los Angeles Dodgers, completing a three-game sweep for the defending World Series champions. It was the second straight wa…
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  • Pagan's aggressiveness leads to Giants' victory

    Pagan's aggressiveness leads to Giants' victory

    MLB.com Apr 23 (2 days ago)
    Justin Maxwell applied the finishing touch to the Giants' 3-2, 10-inning victory over the Dodgers on Thursday, but it was Angel Pagan who applied the pressure.
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  • Bolsinger makes case to remain in Dodgers' rotation

    Bolsinger makes case to remain in Dodgers' rotation

    MLB.com Apr 23 (2 days ago)
    While the Giants may have finished off a sweep of the rival Dodgers on Thursday, they didn't get much going against Mike Bolsinger, who was effective in his Dodgers debut. The right-hander went 5 2/3 innings, allowing an earned run on five hits and two …
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  • Kendrick's great grab extends Dodgers' hopes

    Kendrick's great grab extends Dodgers' hopes

    MLB.com Apr 23 (3 days ago)
    For a little while Thursday afternoon, it appeared Howie Kendrick would be the hero of the series finale between the Dodgers and Giants. The Giants needed to conjure up some ninth-inning magic after Kendrick made a superb defensive play in the previous …
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  • Giants benefit from non-interference call to upend Dodgers

    Giants benefit from non-interference call to upend Dodgers

    yahoo.com Apr 23 (3 days ago)
    Take a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. A battle that started with Clayton Kershaw and M…
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  • After aces duel to draw, Giants walk off in ninth

    After aces duel to draw, Giants walk off in ninth

    MLB.com Apr 23 (3 days ago)
    Joe Panik's bases-loaded sacrifice fly snapped a ninth-inning tie Wednesday night and lifted the San Francisco Giants to their second straight victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers, a 3-2 decision.
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  • Vogelsong to start vs. Dodgers in Peavy's spot

    Vogelsong to start vs. Dodgers in Peavy's spot

    MLB.com Apr 22 (3 days ago)
    Giants right-hander Ryan Vogelsong, who has endured a rocky beginning to the season, will receive a chance to improve his fortunes when he starts Thursday's series finale against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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  • Behind Lincecum, Giants end Dodgers' win streak

    Behind Lincecum, Giants end Dodgers' win streak

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 22 (4 days ago)
    The San Francisco Giants received six solid innings from Tim Lincecum and scratched together enough offense to emerge with a 6-2 victory Tuesday night over the archrival Los Angeles Dodgers, halting the National League West leaders' seven-game winning s…
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  • Maxwell makes most of start with catch, big hits

    Maxwell makes most of start with catch, big hits

    MLB.com Apr 22 (4 days ago)
    Justin Maxwell, who started in right field Tuesday to give the Giants a right-handed-hitting presence against Dodgers lefty Brett Anderson, delivered a multifaceted effort in San Francisco's 6-2 triumph.
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  • Pence unlikely to return by end of month

    Pence unlikely to return by end of month

    MLB.com Apr 21 (4 days ago)
    Giants manager Bruce Bochy discounted the possibility of right fielder Hunter Pence recovering from his fractured left forearm in time to rejoin the lineup May 1, which has been the most optimistic estimate mentioned for his return.
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  • Injury storm just an obstacle Mets have to weather

    Injury storm just an obstacle Mets have to weather

    MLB.com Apr 20 (6 days ago)
    To this point, the Mets have performed like the 2002 Angels and last summer's Giants, using a dozen papercuts to bleed their opponents. But another downpour might undermine this team. Those with Mets memories may recall a sequence of injuries that occur…
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  • D-backs lift Hellickson to win over Giants

    D-backs lift Hellickson to win over Giants

    MLB.com Apr 19 (6 days ago)
    Paul Goldschmidt's first-inning homer gave Jeremy Hellickson enough offense as the right-hander worked 6 2/3 solid innings to break his 11-game winless streak. Chris Owings added a two-run single off Tim Hudson, whose Giants lost for the ninth time in 1…
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  • Goldschmidt Leads Diamondbacks Past Giants 5-1

    Goldschmidt Leads Diamondbacks Past Giants 5-1

    nytimes.com Apr 19
    San Francisco nemesis Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run homer to help Jeremy Hellickson get his first win with for Arizona in the Diamondbacks' 5-1 victory over the struggling Giants on Sunday.
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  • Collmenter's shutout extends Giants' skid

    Collmenter's shutout extends Giants' skid

    Josh Collmenter sent the defending World Series champions to their eighth straight loss with a four-hit shutout, the first complete game in the Majors this season. Giants starter Jake Peavy, battling a tight back, exited in the fourth inning after allow…
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  • LEADING OFF: Bryant Tries Again, Giants Get Their Rings

    LEADING OFF: Bryant Tries Again, Giants Get Their Rings

    nytimes.com Apr 18
    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
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  • Video - Leaving San Francisco Was Easy Call For Sandoval 01:46

    Leaving San Francisco Was Easy Call For Sandoval

    Mar 9
    ESPN SweetSpot blogger David Schoenfield discusses Pablo Sandoval's comments about feeling disrespected by the Giants.
  • Video - No Surgery Needed For Hunter Pence 01:01

    No Surgery Needed For Hunter Pence

    Mar 6
    Stephania Bell looks at the road ahead for Hunter Pence and when he'll likely be able to return to the Giants' lineup after breaking his arm when he was hit by a pitch.
  • Video - Hunter Pence Out Six To Eight Weeks 02:38

    Hunter Pence Out Six To Eight Weeks

    Mar 5
    ESPN.com MLB writer/editor Christina Kahrl reacts to Hunter Pence's left forearm fracture, which will sideline him for six to eight weeks.
  • Video - Posey On Giants' Focus, Preparations 03:16

    Posey On Giants' Focus, Preparations

    Feb 23
    Three-time World Series champion Buster Posey talks about his preparations for this season, how San Francisco's rotation will shake out and the competition within the division.

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