10:41 AM EDT, Fri October 24, 2014
San Francisco Chronicle 10 hours ago

Hudson ready for long-awaited World Series debut

Tim Hudson leads active major-league pitchers with 214 career victories. Some quick perspective: That’s 75 more wins than Jake Peavy’s total (139) and more than twice as many as Tim Lincecum (101) and Matt Cain (95). But while those veterans became fixtures of recent Octobers, carving out World Series moments and memories on baseball’s biggest stage, Hudson sat and watched. Until now. Finally, at age 39 – after years of wondering if he would get the chance – he will make his first World Series start Friday in Game 3. Hudson takes the mound in China Basin at a pivotal moment, with...
San Jose Mercury News Oct 17, 2014

Giants notebook: Cain not surprised at World Series run

The San Francisco Giants made it back to the World Series despite not having three key players -- Matt Cain, Angel Pagan and Marco Scutaro.
Matt Cain watches Giants win pennant without two key players. “The guys just ran with it.”

Matt Cain watches Giants win pennant without two key players. “The guys just ran with it.”

Matt Cain stood off to the side, a wide grin on his face. Across the clubhouse, players sprayed champagne at each other and Tim Hudson prepared to give a short but sweet speech. Cain hasn’t thrown a pitch this postseason,… Continue Reading → 
McCovey Chronicles Oct 1, 2014
San Francisco Giants Link Dump, 10/1

San Francisco Giants Link Dump, 10/1

LINK TRAAAAAIIIIIINNNNNNNNN Happy birthday, Matt Cain! Even though he's injured, I'm sure he's on the team in spirit. And, uh, probably physically too. It's not like he's dead. (Also, happy birthday to Roberto Kelly and, for the heck of it, Darren Ford. Way to keep getting older, guys!) Posey and McCutchen were once teammates; Bochy discusses roster choices; Another great Pence momentLet's get geared up for baseball with Pavs' pre-series notes! If you're looking for information on Bumgarner, Pavs did that here and Fangraphs wrote about him here, but the best Bumgarner #content is...
POSTGAME NOTES: Cain has surgery; Another strong year for Casilla; More celebrating for rookies

POSTGAME NOTES: Cain has surgery; Another strong year for Casilla; More celebrating for rookies

It turns out Matt Cain’s elbow wasn’t the only thing bothering him. The Giants announced Saturday that Cain had arthroscopic surgery on his right ankle in the morning. The procedure was done by Dr. Ken Akizuki and Dr. Larry Oloff… Continue Reading → 
San Jose Mercury News Sep 27, 2014

Giants' Cain has ankle surgery

San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain has arthroscopic surgery on his right ankle and is expected to be sidelined for two months.
KFFL Sep 27, 2014

Giants | Matt Cain has ankle surgery

San Francisco Giants SP Matt Cain (ankle) had surgery to remove a bone spur from ...

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