Travis Wood tops Giants
Travis Wood (7-7) bounced back with a dominant performance, leading the Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the Giants in the finale of a three-game series Sunday. The right-hander allowed only one unearned run on four hits and four walks while striking out seven over seven innings pitched for the win. Wood allowed two earned ...
Bochy's 1,500th win comes 'on road' in SF
Bruce Bochy recorded the 1,500th victory of his Major League managerial career as the Giants outlasted the Cincinnati Reds in the second game of Tuesday’s doubleheader for a 5-3 “road” win in San Francisco.
Giants hold off D-backs, gain more ground
The Giants never trailed Saturday night but endured considerable adversity before claiming a 4-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. With their second straight victory over the D-backs, the Giants trimmed the gap separating them from the National League West leaders to 4 1/2 games.
Hunter Pence unlikely to be moved
A number of teams have expressed interest in Giants outfielder Hunter Pence, including the Pirates, according to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman. Unfortunately for them, the Giants have yet to make Pence available in trade talks, and are unlikely to do so as things stand. The soon-to-be free agent is hitting .265/.307/.455 on the season, ...