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San Jose Mercury News Jun 26, 2015

Giants claim a different sort of title -- this time for WiFi connectivity

AT&T Park claims title of most-connected stadium in baseball with hundreds of hotspots

Hudson goes for career win No. 220, Affeldt goes to DL

After the Tuesday night nightmare I covered, it appears the Giants have gathered a little momentum at home. Here's the lineup that'll test Rockies starter Chad Bettis (3-2, 3.44) tonight. CF Pagan 2B Panik 3B Duffy 1B Posey LF Belt… Continue Reading → The post Hudson goes for career win No. 220, Affeldt goes to DL appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Jose Mercury News Jun 26, 2015

Giants claim a different sort of title -- this time for WiFi connectivity

AT&T Park claims title of most-connected stadium in baseball, with hundreds of WiFi hotspots.
San Jose Mercury News Jun 26, 2015

'TK Show': Bochy on walks, Posey at first and more

Just had a really good podcast conversation with Giants manager Bruce Bochy--just two days after my talk with Warriors coach Steve Kerr, so in three days we talked to guys with the last four combined Bay Area championships.

Extra Baggs: Joe Panik emerges as Gold Glove candidate, Sergio Romo and Angel Pagan gut it out, etc.

SAN FRANCISCO – Brandon Crawford’s defense earns much praise, both written and spoken, and for good reason. But Joe Panik might be the Giants middle infielder with the best shot at a Gold Glove this season. Panik provided a tidy… Continue Reading → The post Extra Baggs: Joe Panik emerges as Gold Glove candidate, Sergio Romo and Angel Pagan gut it out, etc. appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Jose Mercury News Jun 25, 2015

Giants blast Padres with triples-fest at AT&T

San Francisco Giants score a season-high 13 runs at AT&T Park, blasting four triples in win over San Diego Padres

Giants tie franchise mark with four triples, fend off Padres in 13-8 victory

Running game story ... SAN FRANCISCO – When the Giants play one of these midweek day games, traffic is often a consideration. Triples Alley was a total pileup Thursday afternoon. Brandon Belt raced around the bases with a pair of… Continue Reading → The post Giants tie franchise mark with four triples, fend off Padres in 13-8 victory appeared first on Giants Extra.

Giants notes: Players air schedule grievances to Manfred, Bochy sends message to rotation, draft pick Chris Shaw's connection to Pablo Sandoval, etc.

SAN FRANCISCO – Giants players met with MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred on Thursday, and they didn’t miss a chance to air grievances about scheduling issues. Chiefly, the Giants want the league to draft policies that encourage East Coast teams to… Continue Reading → The post Giants notes: Players air schedule grievances to Manfred, Bochy sends message to rotation, draft pick Chris Shaw's connection to Pablo Sandoval, etc. appeared first on Giants Extra.

Extra Baggs: Buster Posey praises Andrew Susac, Duffy's improvement at 3B, etc.

SAN FRANCISCO – It’s not in Buster Posey’s nature to switch off his brain. Even when he’s playing first base, he watches and studies every pitch and every interaction on the field. When he watches Ryan Vogelsong shake off rookie… Continue Reading → The post Extra Baggs: Buster Posey praises Andrew Susac, Duffy's improvement at 3B, etc. appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Jose Mercury News Jun 25, 2015

Posey's slam lifts Giants past Padres

Catcher's second grand slam in past week backs Vogelsong in 6-0 win

Buster Posey's slam backs Ryan Vogelsong as Giants shut out Padres

Running game story ... SAN FRANCISCO – Buster Hugs sure are great and all. Buster slams might be better. Ryan Vogelsong threw six shutout innings against the San Diego Padres, but the Giants’ most pressing issue has been pushing across… Continue Reading → The post Buster Posey's slam backs Ryan Vogelsong as Giants shut out Padres appeared first on Giants Extra.

Giants notes: Bochy must get creative without Aoki, Pence; Travis Ishikawa rejoins roster

SAN FRANCISCO – Travis Ishikawa has a new tattoo that spans the length of his right forearm. It reads, “Delays are not denials.” “I got it based off last year,” Ishikawa said. “I didn’t think I’d have to go through… Continue Reading → The post Giants notes: Bochy must get creative without Aoki, Pence; Travis Ishikawa rejoins roster appeared first on Giants Extra.

Horrible 3-2 loss in 11 despite Bumgarner's 14 Ks compounded by Aoki leg fracture, Romo injury

Well, I've covered two Giants game now this season. Both went over four hours despite Madison Bumgarner on the hill, and both were lost in depressing fashion in extra innings. I was craving a baseball game after two months following… Continue Reading → The post Horrible 3-2 loss in 11 despite Bumgarner's 14 Ks compounded by Aoki leg fracture, Romo injury appeared first on Giants Extra.
San Jose Mercury News Jun 24, 2015

Madison Bumgarner strikes out 14 Padres but San Francisco Giants lose in 11

Bumgarner fans a career-high 14 but leaves in the eighth with the game tied 2-2.
San Jose Mercury News Jun 23, 2015

Cain, Peavy could return to Giants' rotation next week

San Francisco manager Bruce Bochy said Matt Cain and Jake Peavy each will make one more rehab start before returning to the Giants; Machi activated Tuesday

Giants Player News

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    Matt Duffy

    Extra Baggs: A fancy feast for Matt Duffy, Bumgarner is willing to shuffle it up, etc.

  • 1 Buster Posey

    Buster Posey

    Giants thump Dodgers behind Buster Posey's grand slam

  • Chris Heston

    Chris Heston

    Game 68 Thread: June 19 vs. Giants, 7p

  • Tim Lincecum

    Tim Lincecum

    Giants notes: Twin pitching moves on the horizon; Lincecum improved but DL-bound

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