2:32 PM EDT, Sat May 30, 2015

Steph Curry cheers as Tim Hudson, Buster Posey lead Giants past Braves and into first place

SAN FRANCISCO – Buster Posey grew up watching the Braves. By the time Posey graduated high school, he was watching Tim Hudson pitch for the Braves. How surreal it must’ve been, then, to squat behind the plate or stand on… Continue Reading → The post Steph Curry cheers as Tim Hudson, Buster Posey lead Giants past Braves and into first place appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Jose Mercury News 13 hours ago

Giants beat Braves, move into first place

Posey's homer backs strong outing by Hudson as Giants win fifth in a row

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Extra Baggs: Bruce Bochy is concerned about his bullpen workload, and he should be

MILWAUKEE – Before the baseball world regaled Bruce Bochy as an October genius and a reflexive Hall of Famer, he had a world-class reputation for running a bullpen. Trevor Hoffman will make any manager look smart. But beyond that, Bochy… Continue Reading → The post Extra Baggs: Bruce Bochy is concerned about his bullpen workload, and he should be appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Jose Mercury News May 25, 2015

Giants use 7-run sixth to beat Brewers

Coming off a busy weekend in Colorado, the San Francisco Giants ride a seven-run sixth inning to an 8-4 victory over Milwaukee Brewers.

Giants overcome Lincecum's gopherballs, use seven-run uprising to beat Brewers

Running game story... MILWAUKEE – It turned into a lovely Memorial Day afternoon here in America’s Dairyland, so the Brewers decided to bask in the sun and retract the roof at Miller Park in the second inning. So the Giants… Continue Reading → The post Giants overcome Lincecum's gopherballs, use seven-run uprising to beat Brewers appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Jose Mercury News May 25, 2015

Giants designate October hero Travis Ishikawa for assignment

Travis Ishikawa's pennant-clinching home run last October ensured him a lasting place in Giants history. But it did not guarantee him a place on the team this season

October hero Travis Ishikawa designated for assignment by Giants

MILWAUKEE – Travis Ishikawa’s pennant-clinching home run last October ensured him a lasting place in Giants history. But it did not guarantee him a place on the team this season. A backache in the spring only delayed the inevitable: with… Continue Reading → The post October hero Travis Ishikawa designated for assignment by Giants appeared first on Giants Extra.

Brewers open homestand against Giants

The Milwaukee Brewers are back home after a 10-game road trip, and open a six-game homestand with a Memorial Day matinee against the San Francisco Giants at Miller Park.

Extra Baggs: Leaving on a jet plane ... while the game's still going on

30,000 FEET OVER NEBRASKA -- Sunday’s game was a new experience for me. In nearly two decades of covering major league baseball, I’d never before walked out of a ballpark with a game in progress. I’d never stepped onto the… Continue Reading → The post Extra Baggs: Leaving on a jet plane ... while the game's still going on appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Jose Mercury News May 24, 2015

Giants fall to Rockies, designate McGehee for assignment

Rookie Duffy supplants veteran as everyday third baseman
San Jose Mercury News May 24, 2015

Giants-Brewers matchups

Pitching matchups for Giants' three-game series at Milwaukee
San Jose Mercury News May 24, 2015
Watch a fan find a foul ball in his pocket at the San Francisco Giants-Colorado Rockies game

Watch a fan find a foul ball in his pocket at the San Francisco Giants-Colorado Rockies game

In the second game of doubleheader between the San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies, a fan found a neat surprise in his pocket.
San Jose Mercury News May 24, 2015

Giants designate Casey McGehee for assignment

Third baseman was brought in as Pablo Sandoval's replacement at third base.

BREAKING: Giants designate Casey McGehee, hand starting third base job to Matt Duffy

DENVER – The Giants almost never jettison a veteran starting position player in May, yet Casey McGehee found himself without a major league job Sunday morning. The Giants designated McGehee for assignment, a move that reflects on his struggles, the… Continue Reading → The post BREAKING: Giants designate Casey McGehee, hand starting third base job to Matt Duffy appeared first on Giants Extra.

Rockies get to Yusmeiro Petit in sixth as Giants lose doubleheader nightcap

Here’s a Game 2 story that won’t appear in the paper. I’ll update with some quotes and call it a night after a longgggg day here. Thanks to the Rockies and Giants for not throwing a no-hitter or engaging in… Continue Reading → The post Rockies get to Yusmeiro Petit in sixth as Giants lose doubleheader nightcap appeared first on Giants Extra.

Mid-doubleheader Giants notes: Brandon Crawford ... the best shortstop in baseball?

Here are some mid-game notes, since there won't be any time to post extra stuff after Game 2... DENVER – Giants manager Bruce Bochy is changing out most of his lineup for Game 2 of Saturday’s doubleheader at Coors Field.… Continue Reading → The post Mid-doubleheader Giants notes: Brandon Crawford ... the best shortstop in baseball? appeared first on Giants Extra.

Giants Player News

  • 1 Buster Posey

    Buster Posey

    Giants 8, Astros 1: Chris Heston and Matt Duffy look a little like two previous Giants rookies, Tim Lincecum and Buster Posey, in win

  • 1 Tim Hudson

    Tim Hudson

    Steph Curry cheers as Tim Hudson, Buster Posey lead Giants past Braves and into first place

  • Hunter Pence

    Hunter Pence

    Hunter Pence homers as Giants edge Reds

  • Madison Bumgarner

    Madison Bumgarner

    Giants hit three home runs to back Bumgarner in victory over Brewers

  • Tim Lincecum

    Tim Lincecum

    Giants come back against Brewers, win 8-4

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