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Giants win 7th straight thanks to botched play by Mets

Jul. 20, 2019 2:12 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The way the pitchers on both teams were dealing, it figured that it might take a miscue in the field for either team to score. A botched fly ball between New York Mets left fielder Dominic Smith and shortstop Amed Rosario did the trick for the San Francisco Giants for a second straight...

Bumgarner shines, Giants top Mets in 16 for 6th in a row

Jul. 19, 2019 3:36 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — You bet Madison Bumgarner pleaded to Bruce Bochy to start the 10th inning. And of course the big left-hander remained a little irked afterward considering he didn't get the chance. "I didn't try to make it much of a conversation but he wasn't having it. Usually if I really want to I...

No-hit bid fails, Padres settle for 3-2 win over Miami

Jul. 17, 2019 10:12 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Rookie right-hander Chris Paddack took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and two relievers got the final four outs to complete a three-hitter and help the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 Wednesday night. The Padres, who played their first game in 1969, are the only major league...

Solano's go-ahead homer keys Giants 11-8 win over Rockies

Jul. 17, 2019 8:38 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — On a day when two of the San Francisco Giants' core players were getting a well-deserved rest, their replacements came through in a big way. Donovan Solano had four hits, including a tie-breaking home run, Stephen Vogt homered and doubled, and San Francisco beat the Colorado Rockies 11-8 on...

Crawford has 2 HRs, 8 RBIs as Giants overwhelm Rockies 19-2

Jul. 16, 2019 1:23 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Brandon Crawford capped a big day at the plate with a defensive gem. Crawford homered three times and drove in nine runs over the course of two games Monday, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 2-1 in the nightcap to complete a sweep of a split doubleheader. He finished off...

The Latest: Guerrero faces Alonso for Home Run Derby title

Jul. 8, 2019 10:30 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on the All-Star Game (all times local): 10:25 p.m. Toronto rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr. will face New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso for the All-Star Home Run Derby title. Guerrero beat the Los Angeles Dodgers' Joc Pederson 40-39 in the semifinals after they extended to a third...

Giants overcome injury to Bumgarner, beat Cardinals 8-4

Jul. 7, 2019 2:28 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The swelling near Madison Bumgarner's pitching elbow was still noticeable, more than three hours after the Giants' left-hander was drilled by a 98 mph line drive. "It looks nasty, but as far as what it feels like, it never tightened up, it never got sore," said Bumgarner, who wore a...

Longoria, Dickerson homer in Giants' 7-5 win vs Padres

Jul. 4, 2019 1:24 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants look like a whole different team than they did five days ago. Evan Longoria and Alex Dickerson hit consecutive home runs in the third inning and the Giants scored four runs during an unusual rally in the sixth to beat the San Diego Padres 7-5 Wednesday night for...

Dahl hits grand slam, drives in 5 as Rockies beat Giants

Jun. 26, 2019 8:24 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — David Dahl has squared up so many baseballs hard this season that went off the wall just short of clearing the fences. He's not taking anything for granted now, especially when it comes to the Colorado center fielder's chances of making his first All-Star team. Dahl hit a go-ahead...

David Dahl's two-run homer carries Rockies past Giants 2-0

Jun. 25, 2019 1:40 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Colorado Rockies put a forgettable weekend at Dodger Stadium behind them and started fresh. David Dahl hit a two-run homer in the third that held up for Jon Gray, and the Rockies snapped a three-game skid by beating the San Francisco Giants 2-0 on Monday night. Gray (8-5) struck...