Giants-Nationals pitching matchups

Probable pitchers for Giants' three-game series in Washington 
Giants: Matt Cain returns, not triumphantly
Pitching for the first time in almost a calendar year, Matt Cain allowed 11 base runners and two home runs in five innings of a 5-4 loss to Miami Marlins. 

Giants spend huge dollars to sign 18-year-old Bahamian shortstop
San Francisco Giants exceed international budget by almost $4 million to sign Lucius Fox 

Posey hurt; Giants lose to Marlins in ninth
Catcher takes foul tip off mask but passes concussion tests, hopes to play Thursday 

Giants' Buster Posey leaves game in fifth inning
No announcement from team, but catcher took foul ball off the mask earlier  

Marlins beat Giants
Dee Gordon leads Miami Marlins past San Francisco Giants 

Matt Cain makes 2015 debut Thursday; Lincecum headed to DL
San Francisco Giants righty Matt Cain will make his first start of the season Thursday against Marlins righty Jose Fernandez. 

Hunter Pence cleared to start swinging a bat
Giants right fielder Hunter Pence being allowed to swing a fungo and play catch; no timetable for him to be activated off disabled list. 

Giants designate Casey McGehee for assignment
The Giants demoted the veteran third baseman for the second time this season on Tuesday, and this time it has an air of finality. 

Giants seek depth as trade chatter heats up
Defensive center fielder, bench bat and starting pitcher top list of needs 

Giants-Marlins pitching matchups
Probable pitchers for Giants' three-game series in Miami 

Kawakami: Happy time for Giants' franchise players
Bumgarner, Posey ecstatic over emergence of team's younger players 

Giants beat Rockies 6-3 on day of milestones
Madison Bumgarner, Buster Posey and Matt Duffy lead San Francisco Giants over Colorado Rockies  

Lincecum injured in Giants' win
Comebacker off forearm forces struggling pitcher from game; Giants erase two deficits in 7-5 victory over Rockies 

Giants sign RHP Phil Bickford, their top pick in June draft
Phil Bickford is a right-handed pitcher from the College of Southern Nevada who was originally drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays. 

Giants place pitcher Jeremy Affeldt on disabled list
Left-handed reliever Jeremy Affeldt has a shoulder strain and has struggled for the San Francisco Giants with a 5.96 ERA 

Giants claim another title — this time for Wi-Fi connectivity
AT&T Park claims title of most-connected stadium in baseball with hundreds of hotspots. And the team and AT&T aren't sitting still. Over the next year, they plan to increase the number of Wi-Fi hotspots by nearly a third. 

'TK Show': Bochy on walks, Posey at first and more
Bochy talked about authoring A Book of Walks, about his love of taking long walks around San Francisco and on the road, about his thoughts about the Giants through almost half a season, about working with newly promoted GM Bobby Evans, and about the decisions the team faces with its starting rotation. 

MLB plans to open 2nd replay center in San Francisco
Speaking Thursday at AT&T Park, Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said the sport will open a second replay center at MLB Advanced Media's San Francisco office, located near the ballpark. 

Giants blast Padres with triples-fest at AT&T
San Francisco Giants score a season-high 13 runs at AT&T Park, blasting four triples in win over San Diego Padres 

Posey's slam lifts Giants past Padres
Catcher's second grand slam in past week backs Vogelsong in 6-0 win 

San Francisco Giants lose to Padres but agree to five-year deal with Hunter Pence
Right fielder Hunter Pence will get $90 million for agreeing to stay with the Giants, which is what he wanted anyway 

Is Hunter Pence being rewarded for not being Brian Wilson?
San Francisco Giants might be paying a little extra for Hunter Pence because of his attitude, hustle and the respect he has earned from his teammates and the front office. 

San Francisco Giants, Hunter Pence deal could be announced soon
Pence and Giants president Larry Baer spoke for about 15 minutes after Friday's game, and Pence said the two sides could agree on a new deal before Sunday's season finale. 

San Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence wins 'Willie Mac' Award
Giants iron man Hunter Pence wins the 'Willie Mac' Award, given annually to the most inspirational player on the team, as voted upon by Giants players, coaches, trainers, fans and Willie McCovey, a Hall of Famer.

San Francisco Giants' Brian Sabean doesn't regret signing Barry Zito
Giants general manager finds 'great satisfaction and solace' in Barry Zito's helping San Francisco win its second World Series title  

San Francisco Giants president Larry Baer responds to Brian Wilson's tirade
Former Giants closer Brian Wilson confronted Larry Baer after Thursday night's game, angrily demanding his 2012 World Series ring. Baer said the Giants had spent three days trying to get the ring to Wilson, but he was unresponsive. 

Brian Sabean on Pablo Sandoval: 'It's in his court now'
San Francisco Giants GM Brian Sabean tells the Panda it's time to shape up or accept the alternative 

Angry Brian Wilson confronts Giants president Larry Baer
Former Giants closer Brian Wilson, now with the Los Angeles Dodgers, confronted Giants team president Larry Baer after Thursday's game; Sources said Wilson was upset that he had not yet received his 2012 World Series ring 

San Francisco Giants beat Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2
Pending free agent Tim Lincecum, perhaps making his final start for the Giants, pitches well and gets loud and frequent ovations in San Francisco's 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers 

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