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San Francisco Giants including Matt Duffy (50) and Justin Maxwell (43) mob teammate Joe Panik, center

Panik hits game-ending sacrifice fly, Giants beat Dodgers

The way Don Mattingly saw it, pinch-runner Gregor Blanco was stopped by his third base coach, should have been called out on interference and never in position to score the winning run. Third base umpire […]


Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brett Anderson

Dodgers have 7-game winning streak snapped by Giants

On a day that didn’t go well for Dodgers starter Brett Anderson, he took some solace in the fact he came out of an awkward slide unharmed. Anderson went to cover first base in the […]


Dodgers OF Matt Kemp

Dodgers lose to Giants in 13, lead cut to 3 1/2

LOS ANGELES (AP) Three early errors and no late offense. The Los Angeles Dodgers sure picked a poor time to stumble. Instead of nearly slamming the door on the San Francisco Giants’ hopes of winning […]


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Giants move Triple-A operation to Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco Giants are moving their Triple-A minor league club to the state capital, entering into a two-year contract with Sacramento. San Francisco moves from Fresno starting next season, replacing […]


San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey (28) against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the fourth inning during a baseball game, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Peavy, Posey help Giants gain ground in NL West

PHOENIX (AP) — Jake Peavy had another strong outing, Buster Posey homered and the San Francisco Giants gained a game in the NL West race with a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday […]


Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws to the San Francisco Giants during the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

Kershaw earns 19th win, Dodgers beat Giants 4-2

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly entered the eighth inning planning to take out Clayton Kershaw after the first batter. The left-hander retired Joe Panik on one pitch, and as Mattingly […]


San Francisco Giants' Angel Pagan, right, steals second base as Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Justin Turner drops the throw from the plate during the second inning of a baseball game Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Bumgarner wins 5th in row, Giants rout Dodgers 9-0

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner pitched himself into the San Francisco record book, took a share of the major league lead for wins and, most important to the soft-spoken southpaw, moved his team one […]


San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the second inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Peavy strikes out 8, pitches Giants past D-backs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavy brings an all-out intensity to the San Francisco Giants that manager Bruce Bochy considers perfect for the September push. The veteran pitcher only wishes he could face the Los […]


San Francisco Giants pitcher Sergio Romo celebrates the Giants' 5-0 defeat of the Arizona Diamondbacks in a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Giants hold Diamondbacks to 2 hits in 5-0 win

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Giants have their swagger back. They’re also piling up the wins at AT&T Park again, just as they did early in the season when they owned baseball’s best record for […]


San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey swings for an RBI sacrifice fly off Arizona Diamondbacks' Zeke Spruill in the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Petit keeps Giants rolling in 5-1 win over D-backs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yusmeiro Petit is making the Giants’ decision to start him instead of two-time Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum down the stretch look wise. Petit is also making a habit of […]