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Padres wrap up 5th seed in NL playoffs, beating Giants 6-2

Oct. 05, 2022 01:22 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Sean Manaea allowed only one hit in six shutout innings and the San Diego Padres wrapped up the fifth seed in the NL playoffs, beating the San Francisco Giants 6-2 on Tuesday night. “Fantastic — his pitch count, breaking ball, change-up, everything,” Padres...

Longoria 2 HRs, 5 RBIs, Giants win 10 of 11, beat Dbacks

Oct. 01, 2022 02:22 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Evan Longoria homered twice and drove in five runs as the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-4 Friday night for their 10th win in 11 games. Mike Yastrzemski and Austin Wynns also went deep as San Francisco (79-78) moved above .500 for the...

Kelly stops Giants again, Diamondbacks win 5-2

Sep. 24, 2022 23:58 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Merrill Kelly can’t explain his success against the San Francisco Giants this season. “I guess you’d probably have to ask them on what they see," Kelly said after the Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the Giants 5-2 Saturday night, snapping San Francisco's...

Davis hits go-ahead double in 9th, Giants beat D-backs 6-5

Sep. 24, 2022 02:03 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — J.D. Davis had the go-ahead RBI double in the ninth, Shelby Miller pitched 2 2/3 innings of scoreless relief in his season debut and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 on Friday night. The Giants rallied with two outs in the ninth off reliever...

Betts, Muncy lead Dodgers to 4-3 win over Giants in 10

Sep. 19, 2022 01:14 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mookie Betts had an RBI double in the 10th inning, Max Muncy drew a bases-loaded walk and the Los Angeles Dodgers held on to beat the San Francisco Giants 4-3 on Sunday night. The Dodgers beat the Giants for the 15th time in 19 meetings this season, getting...

Thompson 2-run HR backs Urías' 17th win, Dodgers beat Giants

Sep. 18, 2022 01:17 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Freddie Freeman is a 100-game winner for the first time, and he wants to pile on many more before these dominant Dodgers are done. Trayce Thompson hit a two-run homer to back Julio Urías' 17th win, and NL West champion Los Angeles beat up on the San Francisco...

Braves miss chance to gain ground, lose 3-2 to Giants

Sep. 13, 2022 02:08 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zack Littell wanted to stay in to pitch to Braves slugger Matt Olson when Gabe Kapler removed him, and the Giants reliever let his frustration boil over before he walked off the mound. He handed the ball to his manager harder than usual and spoke up about his...

Estrada, Flores homer in late innings, Giants beat Cubs 4-2

Sep. 12, 2022 01:01 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Thairo Estrada homered in the seventh, Wilmer Flores connected in the eighth and the San Francisco Giants held on to beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 on Sunday night. The Giants kept the Cubs’ offense in check while using six pitchers on a bullpen day, though Zach...

Turners turn it around, Dodgers rally to beat Giants 7-3

Sep. 07, 2022 20:23 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Max Muncy took things into his own hands with the Los Angeles Dodgers trailing 2-0. He beat the shift with a bunt, bringing Justin Turner to the plate — and Turner responded with a three-run homer. Muncy added his own three-run blast in the eighth to help the...

Dodgers outslug Giants 6-3, Muncy homers twice

Sep. 07, 2022 01:41 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joey Gallo blasted a go-ahead, three-run homer in the second inning, Max Muncy added a pair of solo shots and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Tuesday night. The NL West leaders reduced their magic number to seven and improved to 11-4...