Giants' Cain Faces Challenge For Starting Rotation SpotMatt Cain is facing a competition for the fifth spot in the San Francisco Giants' starting rotation.
Odd Man Out: Giants Send Peavy To BullpenAfter acquiring Matt Moore from the Tampa Bay Rays for Matt Duffy and a couple other prospects, the Giants had six starting pitchers, but still only five spots to fill.
Cain's Strong Outing Leads Giants Past Nationals 3-1Matt Cain threw five hitless innings for his 100th career victory and the San Francisco Giants held the Washington Nationals to three hits in a 3-1 win Sunday.
Cain Hits Better Than He Pitches As Giants Beat Reds 9-7Matt Cain hit a three-run homer during his first win in more than two months, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-7 on Tuedsday night.
Matt Cain's Decline Leaves Giants With Few OptionsNicknamed "The Horse," Cain once had a reputation of an innings-eater. He posted more than 200 innings in six-straight seasons from 2007-2013, but hasn't done it since.
Cain Knocked Out Early In 1st Start Back; Giants Fall To SoxCain gave up three homers in just 2 1/3 innings - two of them to Hanley Ramirez - as the Boston Red Sox completed a two-game interleague sweep over San Francisco, 11-7.
Tulowitzki, Happ Lead Blue Jays Past The Giants, 4-0Troy Tulowitzki homered and drove in three runs, J.A. Happ allowed five hits in 8 2/3 innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the San Francisco Giants 4-0 on Tuesday night for their sixth victory in eight games.
Cain Allows 8 Runs In Giants' 17-7 Loss To The RockiesMatt Cain is frustrated but confident he's still capable of pitching at a high level. He certainly didn't Thursday.
Fifth Inning Dooms Cain Again In Giants' 3-0 Loss To D-BacksMatt Cain's night went bad quickly in the fifth inning, a recurring theme for the Giants' pitcher so far this season.
Center Fielder Denard Span Eager For Home Debut With GiantsDenard Span spoke to his mother in Florida by phone last week and expressed how he still can't quite believe he's playing all the way out West in San Francisco.
Giants Righty Matt Cain Has Cyst Removed From Pitching ArmGeneral manager Bobby Evans made the announcement Thursday, when Cain had the cyst removed from his throwing arm by team orthopedist Dr. Ken Akizuki in San Francisco.
Cain Finally Healthy And Ready To Rejoin Giants' RotationIf the San Francisco Giants had any lingering concerns about Matt Cain's health, the veteran pitcher helped ease their minds with one impressive swing - on the golf course.