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Kershaw leaves with low back pain, Dodgers sweep Giants 5-3

Aug. 04, 2022 20:45 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Clayton Kershaw left his start with low back pain and the Los Angeles Dodgers went on to beat the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Thursday to complete a four-game sweep. Kershaw felt discomfort while he was warming up before the bottom of the fifth inning. The...

LEADING OFF: Ohtani's strikeout streak, Giants' losing skid

Jul. 27, 2022 20:29 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Thursday: ___ SHOHEI'S STRIKEOUTS Los Angeles Angels two-way force Shohei Ohtani has struck out at least 10 batters in five straight starts going into this outing at home against Texas. ...

Dbacks extend Giants' losing streak to 7 games with 5-3 win

Jul. 27, 2022 19:44 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Torey Lovullo's offensive mantra through six seasons in the desert has been to build innings by getting runners on base, move them around and wait for someone to get a big hit. A bunt single, a safety bunt and a homer — the Arizona Diamondbacks followed their...

Dbacks drop Giants below .500 for first time this year

Jul. 27, 2022 02:13 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Christian Walker hit a three-run homer off a frustrated Carlos Rodón and the Arizona Diamondbacks handed the San Francisco Giants their sixth straight loss, 7-3 Tuesday night. The Diamondbacks (44-53) won for the fifth time in eight games against the Giants this...

Webb wins 9th, Giants hit 2 HRs, beat slumping Brewers 9-5

Jul. 17, 2022 20:12 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Logan Webb pitched six strong innings for his ninth win to keep the Giants rolling into the All-Star break with a 9-5 victory over the slumping Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. LaMonte Wade Jr. hit a three-run home run. Brandon Belt also connected and drove in...

Pinch-runner Yelich scores winner in 10th, Brews beat Giants

Jul. 15, 2022 02:23 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In the fourth inning, Jonathan Davis helped wear out San Francisco starter Carlos Rodón with an impressive 13-pitch at-bat that ended with a walk. Davis delivered again on a game-winning single six innings later. Pinch-runner Christian Yelich scurried home for...

Crawford's RBI single completes Giants' rally past D-backs

Jul. 13, 2022 20:13 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Brandon Crawford hit a game-ending RBI single, and the San Francisco Giants rallied from an early 3-0 deficit to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 on Wednesday. Wilmer Flores tied the game in the eighth with a pinch-hit homer. Brandon Belt started the rally...

Giants' Rodón holds Padres to 3 hits for 3rd complete game

Jul. 09, 2022 23:17 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — After his last start, when San Francisco lost its fifth straight game, Carlos Rodón said the Giants needed to “play with a little more fire.” It turns out that Rodón was the one to light the flame. The left-hander retired 22 of the final 23...

Machado homers, Snell fans 11 in Padres' 6-3 win over Giants

Jul. 09, 2022 01:40 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Manny Machado gave the San Diego Padres a three-run lead before they made their first out and Blake Snell took it from there. Machado hit a three-run homer hours after he was named the NL starter at third base for the All-Star Game and Snell struck out 11 for his...

Giolito sharp as White Sox complete sweep of Giants 13-4

Jul. 03, 2022 20:35 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lucas Giolito gave up just three hits in six innings to help the Chicago White Sox beat the San Francisco Giants 13-4 on Sunday and complete a three-game sweep. The White Sox had a game of threes of sorts: Selby Zavala had three hits and three RBIs, Gavin...