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San Diego Padres starting pitcher Dinelson Lamet works against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of the second game of a baseball doubleheader Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Padres optimistic on Lamet's injury, split DH with Giants

Sep. 26, 2020 1:43 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Diego Padres are still very much counting on a healthy Dinelson Lamet making his playoff start next week. The big right-hander gave them a scare when he reported biceps tightness and made an early exit Friday night — but, for now, Lamet will throw in a couple of days...

San Francisco Giants' Chadwick Tromp, right, hits a two-run home run in front of Oakland Athletics catcher Sean Murphy during the third inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

After a pair of shutouts, Giants respond to rout A's 14-2

Sep. 20, 2020 8:44 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Crawford hit a grand slam, Chadwick Tromp and Darin Ruf added two-run homers, and the San Francisco Giants prevented the Oakland Athletics from clinching the AL West title at home with a 14-2 victory Sunday. The Giants earned their first win in six tries during this year's...

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tyler Anderson (31) reacts to comments from the Seattle Mariners dugout after he hit Kyle Seager with a pitch during the second inning of a baseball game, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020 in San Francisco. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)

Giants beat Mariners again in road game playing at home

Sep. 17, 2020 8:44 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The nomadic Mariners are taking their bats from the Bay Area to Southern California for three more “home games” on the road. Wilmer Flores hit a go-ahead, two-run triple in the seventh inning of the Giants' 6-4 win Thursday that sent Seattle to a second home defeat played...

San Diego Padres' Jorge Ona, right, reacts with teammate Fernando Tatis Jr. after hitting a home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Paddack sprains ankle but streaking Padres stop Giants, 6-1

Sep. 11, 2020 1:37 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jorge Oña homered for his first major league hit, Manny Machado also went deep and the San Diego Padres beat the San Francisco Giants 6-1 Thursday night despite an injury to starter Chris Paddack. Six relievers blanked the Giants over the final seven innings as San Diego won its...

San Francisco Giants' Tyler Rogers, from left, celebrates with Donovan Solano, Brandon Belt and Joey Bart after the Giants defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks in a baseball game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Solano's two-run blast keys Giants victory over Arizona

Sep. 6, 2020 8:38 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Donovan Solano hit a two-run, go-ahead homer in the sixth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Sunday. Brandon Belt and Chadwick Tromp also went deep for the Giants, who improved to 7-2 against the Diamondbacks this season. “It’s nice...

San Francisco Giants' Alex Dickerson scores a run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning on a ball hit by Evan Longoria during a baseball game, Saturday, Aug 29, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Giants snap 3-game skid, beat Diamondbacks 5-2

Aug. 30, 2020 12:10 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Evan Longoria hit two doubles, Brandon Belt reached base four times and the San Francisco Giants snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 on Saturday night. San Francisco starter Trevor Cahill retired his first eight batters but left the game abruptly in the...

Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zac Gallen throws against the San Francisco Giants during the first inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Diamondbacks stop 8-game skid, beat Giants 7-4

Aug. 29, 2020 1:39 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Zac Gallen earned his first win of the season, Starling Marte had two hits and two RBIs and the Arizona Diamondbacks snapped an eight-game losing streak by beating the San Francisco Giants 7-4 on Friday night. Gallen (1-0) came into the game with a 2.25 ERA, but had taken a no-decision in...

San Francisco Giants' Mike Yastrzemski rounds the bases on his solo home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the sixth inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Yastrzemski homers on 30th birthday, Giants beat D'backs 6-1

Aug. 23, 2020 8:46 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mike Yastrzemski celebrated his 30th birthday with a go-ahead home run and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-1 Sunday for their sixth consecutive victory. Trevor Cahill and four relievers held the Diamondbacks to five hits, and the Giants completed their first...

San Francisco Giants' Evan Longoria hits a single against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the fifth inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Friday, Aug. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Longoria's 300th homer propels Giants past Diamondbacks 6-2

Aug. 22, 2020 1:59 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Evan Longoria hit his 300th home run, Wilmer Flores added a two-run shot and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2 on Friday night. Logan Webb (2-2) struck out eight in seven innings as the Giants won their fourth straight. Mike Yastrzemski had two hits and scored...

San Francisco Giants manager Gabe Kapler gestures toward umpires as Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, left, stands at the plate during the seventh inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Trout gets another up-and-in heater from SF pitcher in loss

Aug. 21, 2020 2:31 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Angels star Mike Trout flinched after yet another high-and-tight fastball from San Francisco reliever Shaun Anderson, prompting a warning from the plate umpire Thursday night in the Giants’ 10-5 win over Los Angeles. Two days earlier in Anaheim, Trout was upset when Anderson...