1. Buster Posey Suffers Head Injury After Being Hit by Taijuan Walker Pitch

    San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey was forced to leave Monday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks after being hit in the head with a pitch, per the Associated Press (via ESPN )...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 43,203 reads 0 comments

  2. Melvin Upton Jr., Giants Reportedly Agree to Minor League Contract

    Melvin Upton Jr . will get a chance at a fresh start after signing with the San Francisco Giants . MLB.com's Mark Feinsand first reported Upton would sign with the Giants on Saturday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 21,571 reads 0 comments

  3. Rich Hill Placed on 10-Day DL with Blister on Middle Finger

    The Los Angeles Dodgers placed pitcher Rich Hill on the 10-day disabled list due to a blister on his left middle finger, the team announced on Twitter Friday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 8,970 reads 0 comments

  4. 5 Bold Predictions for the San Francisco Giants' 2017 Season

    The San Francisco Giants were unable to keep the even-year magic rolling last season as they were ousted in the Division Series, but they once again look like one of the better teams in the National League ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 7,506 reads 0 comments

  5. 5 Bold Predictions for the Los Angeles Dodgers' 2017 Season

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are clear favorites to win a fifth straight National League West crown. That doesn't mean their 2017 season will be devoid of surprises...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 7,697 reads 0 comments

  6. Yasiel Puig's Scalding-Hot 2017 Start Is No Fluke

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have been waiting and waiting for Yasiel Puig to snap out of a funk and resemble his All-Star-caliber self once again...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 54,257 reads 0 comments

  7. Madison Bumgarner Declines to Send Bat from 2-Homer Day to Baseball Hall of Fame

    San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner will not send the bat he used to hit two home runs on Opening Day to the Baseball Hall of Fame...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 6,400 reads 0 comments

  8. Former Dodgers Star Pedro Guerrero Wakes from Coma After Stroke

    Former Los Angeles Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals slugger Pedro Guerrero is alert and talking with family two days after a massive stroke left him in a coma...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 22,038 reads 0 comments

  9. Clayton Kershaw Ties Dodgers Record for Most Opening Day Wins

    Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw allowed just one run over seven innings in Monday's 14-3 Opening Day victory over the San Diego Padres , notching eight strikeouts while allowing just two hits and no walks...

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  10. Clayton Kershaw Is Still the King Until Someone Comes to Take His Crown

    Sorry, Bryce Harper, Opening Day does not belong to you. Harper can keep hitting home runs (another one Monday, five in five Opening Day games), but this is still a day for pitchers, still a day for aces...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 months ago 15,442 reads 0 comments

  11. Madison Bumgarner Becomes 1st Pitcher to Hit 2 Home Runs on Opening Day

    Madison Bumgarner is one of the best pitchers in baseball, but he also showed off what he could do at the plate Sunday at Chase Field. The San Francisco Giants starter hit two home runs against the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 27,288 reads 0 comments

  12. Christian Bethancourt Makes Padres' Roster as Pitcher, Utility Player

    Christian Bethancourt is shifting from his familiar post behind the plate to the pitching rubber for the 2017 season. According to MLB ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 31,190 reads 0 comments

  13. San Francisco Giants: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The magic spell that the San Francisco Giants had in even years finally stopped working in 2016. Now they have to find the right incantation for odd-year magic. That should be doable...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 9,745 reads 0 comments

  14. Los Angeles Dodgers: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have won four straight NL West titles and, presumably, would be all too happy to make it five in a row in 2017. But the real prize remains the World Series title that's eluded them for 29 years...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 10,393 reads 0 comments

  15. Bees Invade Colorado Rockies vs. San Diego Padres Spring Training Game

    It turns out a tarp can only protect a baseball field so much. The Colorado Rockies held a 10-4 lead over the San Diego Padres in the top of the ninth inning of Thursday's game at Peoria Sports Complex in Arizona when bees invaded the field...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 43,504 reads 0 comments

  16. San Francisco Giants Create 'M-V-Pee' Trophy for Best Hydrated Player

    Sports science is evolving rapidly as teams attempt to optimize player health and performance. Count the San Francisco Giants among sporting franchises that are willing to think outside the box to avoid a stream of injuries...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 9,758 reads 0 comments

  17. Can Nolan Arenado Unseat Kris Bryant as NL's MVP in 2017?

    Kris Bryant ran away with the National League MVP voting in 2016. By default, that makes him the favorite to win the award again in 2017...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 13,682 reads 0 comments

  18. Los Angeles Dodgers: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle

    The Los Angeles Dodgers had a busy winter. First, they spent big to bring back key free agents Justin Turner, Kenley Jansen and Rich Hill...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 10,810 reads 0 comments

  19. San Francisco Giants: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle

    On a partly cloudy Thursday evening in Scottsdale, Arizona , the San Francisco Giants trotted out a starting lineup that didn't feature Buster Posey, Hunter Pence, Denard Span, Brandon Belt or Brandon Crawford...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 8,659 reads 0 comments

  20. Clayton Kershaw Could Make MLB History with Dominant 2017 Season

    Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw enters 2017 with three seasons of posting an ERA below 2.00 over at least 100 innings...

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  21. What to Expect from Trevor Story in Encore to Record-Setting Rookie Explosion

    Trevor Story has already made a name for himself. All he needs to do now is make his name stick. Far from a household name before 2016, the young Colorado Rockies shortstop ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 11,084 reads 0 comments

  22. Barry Bonds Joins Giants Front Office as Special Adviser to CEO

    The San Francisco Giants announced Tuesday that legendary outfielder Barry Bonds joined the organization in an advisory role...

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  23. San Francisco Giants: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training So Far

    There's no point panicking about the losing record the San Francisco Giants have this spring. It's spring training —t hey'll be fine. Provided, of course, that some of the key players complicit in the club's poor spring turn things around...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 17,186 reads 0 comments

  24. Los Angeles Dodgers: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training so Far

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have looked like what they are this spring: a deep, talented team capable of winning a fifth straight division title and competing for the franchise's first championship since 1988...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 12,552 reads 0 comments

  25. Clayton Kershaw Proves Even the Best Pitcher in the World Can Be Underrated

    It took four Cactus League starts for Clayton Kershaw 's ERA to rise above 0.00. On Sunday, the Los Angeles Dodgers left-hander surrendered his first run of the spring, a solo homer off the bat of Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 17,377 reads 0 comments