Matt Cain

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 28: Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning at AT&T Park on June 28, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Cain, Giants Look To End Slump

(AP) — Matt Cain’s return to the San Francisco Giants did not go as hoped for the veteran right-hander, but a long-awaited appearance at home could set him on the right track. Taking the mound […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/07/2015

The Grant Napear Show – July 2nd, 2015 – Seg. 8

MLB Network’s Greg Amsinger joins Grant to talk about Jose Fernandez in his season debut for the Marlins, Matt Cain’s debut for the Giants, the LA Dodgers, and more.


MIAMI, FL - JULY 02: Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants pitches during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on July 2, 2015 in Miami, Florida.

Cain Goes 5 Innings In 2015 Debut As SF Loses To Marlins 5-4

MIAMI (AP) – Matt Cain’s season debut Thursday came without the hype or souvenir masks accompanying the return of his counterpart, Jose Fernandez. But for the San Francisco Giants, Cain’s comeback provided a welcome boost, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/02/2015

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MARCH 15:  Starting pitcher Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants walks to the dugout after being removed during the third inning of the spring training game against the Oakland Athletics at Scottsdale Stadium on March 15, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. The A's defeated the Giants 8-1.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cain, Hudson Making Progress After Surgeries

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Matt Cain pitched his second productive bullpen session of spring training and is encouraged with each step in his recovery from the elbow surgery that cut short his 2014 season with the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/24/2015

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2014 Year In Review: San Francisco Giants

By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 Another Even Year: 2010…2012…2014. What more needs to be said? The San Francisco Giants have put together one of the most historic runs by an organization over the past five […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/24/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 22: Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Getting More Value From Payroll Than Giants

The Kansas City Royals are one of MLB’s thriftiest teams, while the San Francisco Giants are one of its highest-spending teams.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/24/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 11:  Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Washington Nationals at AT&T Park on June 11, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Season-Ending Elbow Surgery For Giants’ Matt Cain

San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain will have season-ending surgery next week to remove bone chips in his right elbow. Manager Bruce Bochy said “it was inevitable” that Cain would have surgery. Bochy said after […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/04/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 4:  Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 4, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Giants RHP Cain Could Undergo Tommy John

San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain plans to meet with specialist Dr. James Andrews this week to get a second opinion on his injured elbow. Cain flew to Florida on Tuesday where he will be […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/29/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 08: Hyun-Jin Ryu #99 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on July 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Fantasy Baseball Week 17 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.


450243290.jpg Fantasy Baseball Week 13 Starts And Sits

It’s always tough to start a platoon bat in Fantasy baseball. While some players can absolutely mash depending on the handedness of the pitcher, there’s always concern about their lack of playing time hurting their value. In many situations, this is the case.


CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 17:  Pitching coach Dave Righetti #33 of the San Francisco Giants (L) talks with starting pitcher Matt Cain #18 during the fourth inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on June 17, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox defeated the Giants 8-2.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Giants’ Skid Hits 4 With 8-2 Loss To ChiSox

Matt Cain has been an ace and still has the stuff of an ace. The right-hander, though, is struggling to put it together this season. After two scoreless innings, Cain surrendered eight runs as the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/18/2014