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Denver Post 1 hour ago
Rockies demolish Giants with big boost from record 13-run fifth inning

Rockies demolish Giants with big boost from record 13-run fifth inning

Before the seventh inning, as sea gulls started circling this ballpark by the Bay, a young man on the big screen's "Kiss Cam" dropped to a knee and proposed to a young woman. She said yes.
NoNoHitters.com 3 hours ago
Céspedes shift nips Padres’ no-no in the 7th

Céspedes shift nips Padres’ no-no in the 7th

Colin Rea made a go of it, but the rookie right-hander just missed throwing the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres history on Thursday night. With a shift behind him, Rea gave up a seventh-inning single to the New York Mets’ Yoenis Céspedes that went right through where the second baseman normally would be stationed. …

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Denver Post 11 mins ago
Nick Hundley scratched at the last minute because of an injury

Nick Hundley scratched at the last minute because of an injury

Colorado catcher Nick Hundley was a last-minute scratch from the Rockies lineup Thursday night, right before their record-setting barrage.
San Francisco Chronicle 27 mins ago

Willie Mays to be honored with cable car named for him

Friday, a cable car will be dedicated to the Hall of Famer and Giants legend, who’s tickled that his name will be attached to a San Francisco icon. “Like San Francisco cable cars, the legend of Willie Mays is iconic,” said Ed Reiskin, director of transportation for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency. While it may not move as fast as Mr. Mays, cable car 24 will forever pay tribute to the Say Hey Kid as it climbs San Francisco’s majestic hills. Mays will attend the event and is expected to take a ride on the cable car. An SFMTA board member who’s Mays’ friend and...

Giants give up 13 runs in the 5th inning, lose 17-7 to Rockies as Matt Cain's slide continues

SAN FRANCISCO _  After giving up 12 runs in an inning to start their last road trip in New York, it's hard to believe the Giants could do any worse Thursday night when returning to the friendly confines of their… Continue Reading → The post Giants give up 13 runs in the 5th inning, lose 17-7 to Rockies as Matt Cain's slide continues appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Francisco Chronicle 3 hours ago

Giants Joe Panik ready to return

Giants Joe Panik ready to return Hunter Pence was out of Thursday’s lineup with a tight back, and manager Bruce Bochy said the right fielder is expected to play Friday. “I’m really close,” said Panik, who missed six games with a pulled right groin and passed his final tests Thursday, showing he push off his right leg to field grounders to his left. Left fielder Angel Pagan isn’t expected to play in the series because of a strained hamstring, but Bochy isn’t ruling out a Sunday appearance. Kontos will face hitters Friday for the first time since his injury and is scheduled to...
Arizona Republic 3 hours ago
D-Backs' offense stumbles again, Marlins sweep

D-Backs' offense stumbles again, Marlins sweep

The Diamondbacks managed just five hits in a lifeless loss to the Miami Marlins on Thursday night.         
Denver Post 3 hours ago
Carlos Gonzalez is waging a war against the shift

Carlos Gonzalez is waging a war against the shift

Carlos Gonzalez is waging a war on "the wall. The Rockies right fielder is slowly, one swing at a time, trying to rearrange the shift against him.
Orange County Register 4 hours ago
Thompson brothers thriving under bright spotlights for the Dodgers and Warriors

Thompson brothers thriving under bright spotlights for the Dodgers and Warriors

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – One of the first things Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman remarked about Trayce Thompson was his “long” body type. That was months ago, when the Dodgers traded for a developing outfielder who’d...
Los Angeles Times 7 hours ago

Some metrics put Dodgers' Yasmani Grandal in MVP talk; he calls that absurd

Baseball Prospectus, one of the leading analytical outlets in sports, projected Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal to bat .243 this season, with 17 home runs. Grandal also was projected as a strong candidate for National League most valuable player. There might be no clearer illustration of the rise...
On deck: Dodgers at Blue Jays, Friday, 4 p.m.

On deck: Dodgers at Blue Jays, Friday, 4 p.m.

Where: Rogers Centre TV: SNLA, 4 p.m. Did you know? The Dodgers have lost nine of their past 12 games in American League parks. THE PITCHERS DODGERS RHP KENTA MAEDA (3-1, 1.41) Vs. Blue Jays: First game BLUE JAYS RHP MARCUS STROMAN (4-0, 3.77) Vs....
Toronto Star 9 hours ago

Los Angeles Dodgers at Blue Jays: Series preview

The Dodgers juggled their rotation to make sure rookie Kenta Maeda faced Toronto's right-handed bats.
Padres Public 19 hours ago

While You Were (Day) Drinking – 2016 Game 28 (COL vs SD)

The #Padres score less often than John Kasich. Cant compete. Bad!#Trumpbaseballtweets— Eric Kabakoff (@erickabakoff) May 4, 2016
Arizona Republic May 4, 2016
D-Backs monitoring Corbin late in games

D-Backs monitoring Corbin late in games

Manager Chip Hale said the club is keeping close tabs on lefty Patrick Corbin, particularly late in games.         

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    Matt Cain

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    Colin Rea

    Mets' Yoenis Cespedes breaks up Colin Rea's no-hit bid

  • 1 Yasmani Grandal

    Yasmani Grandal

    Some metrics put Dodgers' Yasmani Grandal in MVP talk; he calls that absurd

  • 1 Trayce Thompson

    Trayce Thompson

    Thompson brothers thriving under bright spotlights for the Dodgers and Warriors

  • 1 Nick Hundley

    Nick Hundley

    Nick Hundley scratched at the last minute because of an injury

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