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Estrada hits 2-run HR in 9th, Giants edge Pirates 8-7

Aug. 14, 2022 20:28 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thairo Estrada hit a two-run homer with one out in the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-7 in a back-and-forth game Sunday. Evan Longoria, whose wild throw gave Pittsburgh the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth, started...

Rodon stays sharp at home, leads Giants past Pirates 5-3

Aug. 13, 2022 02:46 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carlos Rodon allowed two runs over six innings, Mike Yastrzemski drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 on Friday night. Just 7-14 since the All-Star break, the Giants snapped a four-game losing streak at home as they...

Machado's 3-run homer gives Padres dramatic win over Giants

Aug. 10, 2022 02:21 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — After a mystifying five-game skid that included a 26-inning scoreless streak, the new-look San Diego Padres finally played the way they're supposed to after last week's blockbuster trade that brought Juan Soto to town. Manny Machado hit a game-ending, three-run...

Yaz homers twice, Webb, Giants hold off A's 6-4

Aug. 07, 2022 20:47 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mike Yastrzemski homered twice, Thairo Estrada also connected and the San Francisco Giants won their seventh consecutive interleague road game, 6-4 over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday. Logan Webb bounced back from his worst outing of the season and allowed...

Urias wins his 8th straight decision, Dodgers top Giants 3-0

Aug. 04, 2022 02:12 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Julio Urias won his eighth consecutive decision and Miguel Vargas drove in two runs in his major league debut as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 3-0 on Wednesday night. Urias (11-6) threw six scoreless innings, struck out six and didn’t...

Wisdom homers again, Stroman finally wins as Cubs top Giants

Jul. 30, 2022 02:42 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Patrick Wisdom homered again, Marcus Stroman pitched six scoreless innings for his first win in more than two months and the Chicago Cubs beat the struggling San Francisco Giants 4-2 on Friday night. Wisdom connected for the second consecutive day and also...

Wood takes no-hitter into 7th, Giants beat Cubs to stop skid

Jul. 29, 2022 02:33 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Wood took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 on Thursday night to stop a seven-game slide. Yermín Mercedes hit an early two-run single, and four Giants pitchers combined on a three-hitter to snap...

Kelly brilliant on mound, D-backs beat skidding Giants 7-0

Jul. 26, 2022 01:38 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Kelly-Kelly battery made sure the Arizona Diamondbacks kept up their run of good baseball. Merrill Kelly threw eight innings of three-hit ball, catcher Carson Kelly added a pair of doubles and the Diamondbacks beat the skidding San Francisco Giants 7-0 on Monday...

Dodgers rally for 7-4 win over Giants, sweep 4 from rivals

Jul. 24, 2022 21:32 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even on the rare occasions this season when Clayton Kershaw isn't at his best, the Los Angeles Dodgers don't worry much. They simply score more runs, pick him up in relief — and keep adding victories to a summer that's going superbly. Trayce...

Bellinger's grand slam propels Dodgers past Giants 5-1

Jul. 23, 2022 02:43 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger has struggled the past two seasons, but for at least one at-bat he was able to rediscover his past form. Bellinger's grand slam broke a tie in the eighth inning as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 5-1 Friday night for their...