Giants' Cueto Goes The Distance In 1-0 Win Over PadresWith Madison Bumgarner still working out the kinks in his delivery, Johnny Cueto has emerged as the Giants de facto ace through the first month of the season.
Bumgarner Wins For First Time In Four Starts Since OpenerBumgarner (2-2) struck out nine in 6 2-3 innings to snap a two-start skid with his first victory in four starts since April 4 at Milwaukee.
30 Players: Colin Rea Looks To Make Most Of Padres’ Rotation SpotThe Padres took a step back last year, but getting a breakout season from Rea could help them be a surprise team this year.
Heston Strikes Out 4 In 4 Scoreless Innings For Giants Chris Heston stepped in when Madison Bumgarner was scratched and pitched four scoreless innings to help the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 8-1 on Sunday.
California To Big-League Ballplayers: Stop Chewing Tobacco California lawmakers have taken the first step toward accomplishing something Major League Baseball could never do: Stop players from stuffing those big wads of chewing tobacco into their mouths during games. With Gov. Jerry Brown signing a bill earlier this week banning the use of smokeless tobacco in all California ballparks, a practice dating to the days of Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb now seems headed toward the sport's endangered species list.
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5 Things: Yogi Berra’s Death And Major MilestonesAs teams compete for playoff stops in these final weeks, baseball lost an icon who was a postseason fixture throughout his long career.
Giants Use 10 Pitchers In 5-4 Loss To Padres, Fall 7 Back
Leake Pitches, Hits Giants To 10-3 Victory Over PadresMike Leake pitched six strong innings and hit a three-run homer to help the San Francisco Giants complete a three-game sweep with a 10-3 victory over the San Diego Padres on Sunday.
Bumgarner Nearly Perfect As Giants Blank Padres 8-0Madison Bumgarner lost his bid for a perfect game on a base hit with two outs in the eighth inning, the only blemish for the San Francisco Giants ace Saturday night in an 8-0 victory over the San Diego Padres.
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