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Lincecum no-hits Padres again (video)

   June 26, 2014 12:46 am    0

 

 

 

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Who says pitchers can’t hit?

   April 12, 2014 10:43 pm    0

 

 

 

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Giants’ Lincecum tosses no-hitter

   July 14, 2013 2:17 am    0

San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum has a pair of World Series rings and Cy Young Awards. After 148 pitches Saturday night, he added a no-hitter to impressive resume. Lincecum struck out 13 in the Giants 9-0 win over the San Diego Padres. It was the second no-hitter in the majors this season after Homer…

 

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Venable makes incredible game-saving catch

   June 18, 2013 12:05 pm    0

San Francisco Giants centerfielder Juan Perez had the game won. With the score tied 3-3 and two outs in the bottom of the 12th inning, Perez had the game-winning run on second base. He hammered a shot to deep center and as soon as it hits grass, the Giants win. San Diego’s Will Venable had…

 

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Pirates’ top prospect could start at PNC Park Tuesday

   June 7, 2013 5:56 pm    0

Pittsburgh Pirates fans waiting for a shot in the arm from the minor leagues might get it Tuesday night. Former No. 1 pick Gerrit Cole very likely will make his debut. The Pirates will host the San Francisco Giants at 7:05 p.m. Cole is 5-3 with a 2.91 ERA in 12 starts for the Indianapolis…

 

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Tigers’ Cabrera, Giants’ Posey win MVPs

   November 15, 2012 7:25 pm    0

NEW YORK — Detroit’s Miguel Cabrera won the American League’s Most Valuable Player award Thursday after becoming baseball’s first Triple Crown winner in 45 years, and San Francisco’s Buster Posey was voted the National League honor. Cabrera received 22-of-28 first-place votes and 362 points from the AL panel of Baseball Writers’ Association of America to…

 

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One big play, one startling liner highlight Game 2 of the Series

   October 26, 2012 11:37 am    0

If you missed it last night, here are two big plays from Game 2 of the World Series. The first is Prince Fielder getting tagged out at the plate. Check out the big guy chugging around the bases. The other is Tigers pitcher taking a liner off the head. I’m surprised he stayed in the…

 

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Giants take 2-0 World Series lead

   October 25, 2012 11:40 pm    0

Giants 2, Tigers 0 SAN FRANCISCO — Madison Bumgarner pitched two-hit ball over seven innings, Brandon Crawford drove in the go-ahead run with a double-play grounder after a key bunt stopped just fair along the third-base line and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 2-0 Thursday night to take a 2-0 World Series…

 

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Check out Pablo Sandoval’s historic start to the Series

   October 25, 2012 12:23 pm    0

Here’s another look at Pablo Sandoval’s historic three-homer game against the Tiger in Game 1 of the World Series. In his fourth at-bat, Sandoval also was locked-in at the plate. However, instead of a fourth blast, he hit a sharp liner up the middle for a single. Your browser does not support iframes.   –…

 

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Sandoval rocks Tigers in Game 1 of World Series

   October 24, 2012 11:38 pm    0

Giants 8, Tigers 3 SAN FRANCISCO — Pablo Sandoval became just the fourth player to hit three home runs in a World Series game, connecting twice against Justin Verlander and once off Al Alburquerque to lead the San Francisco Giants over the Detroit Tigers 8-3 in Wednesday night’s opener. Sandoval hit a solo home run…

 

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