Longoria, Dickerson Homer In Giants' 7-5 Win Vs PadresEvan Longoria and Alex Dickerson hit consecutive home runs in the third inning and the San Francisco Giants scored four runs during an unusual rally in the sixth to beat the San Diego Padres 7-5 Wednesday night for their first three-game sweep of the season.
Samardzija Shuts Down Padres As Giants Hit 3 HRs In 13-2 winJeff Samardzija threw eight innings of five-hit ball and doubled, and Kevin Pillar, Evan Longoria and Austin Slater homered for the San Francisco Giants in a 13-2 rout of the San Diego Padres on Monday night.
Giants Hold On In 9th To Beat Padres 4-2Evan Longoria drove in the go-ahead run with an infield single in the fifth inning after San Diego made two errors, and the San Francisco Giants held off the Padres 4-2 on Wednesday night to complete a two-game sweep.
Pence's 2-Run Double In 11th Lifts Giants Over Padres 3-2
Padres Starter Lyles Scratched With Forearm Tightness
MLB's Worst Teams: Reasons For HopeSome MLB teams are already looking to next season and beyond, but even their fans have something to be hopeful about.
Hundley's Pinch-Hit Single In 9th Rallies Giants Past PadresAfter sitting on the bench all night, Giants backup catcher Nick Hundley took one look at the lineup card in the ninth inning and figured he might get a chance to hit.
Samardzija Pitches Gem In Giants' 3-0 Win Over PadresJeff Samardzija was about as dominant as a pitcher can be, short of throwing a no-hitter or perfect game.
30 Players: Hunter Renfroe Joins Promising Young Padres OutfieldThe Padres are looking at a rough season ahead as they begin their rebuild. One bright spot is their young outfield and Hunter Renfroe could be the best of them.
Giants Miss Another Chance, Swept By PadresMadison Bumgarner missed a chance at his milestone 100th career win and the San Francisco Giants wasted another chance for a potential push in the NL West, losing to the San Diego Padres 3-1 on Wednesday to be swept by the division's second-to-last-place club.
5 Things: A Week Of Walk-Off Wins In MLBEverywhere Major League Baseball fans turned last week, a team was winning a game with a walk-off plate appearance. The Chicago White Sox won two games via the walk off last week, yet they also lost two games via the walk off. The Oakland Athletics won two straight games over the Tampa Bay Rays, and at the Coliseum, that means pies in the face for the player that just won the game. The St. Louis Cardinals won a big game against the Los Angeles Dodgers with a walk-off home run this week, too.