FOR OPENERS

Madison Bumgarner was named the starter for the Giants' March 31 season opener at Arizona. Here's a look at some of the most recent Giants opening day starters and how they fared.

Season Starter Opponent Result

2013 Matt Cain Dodgers L 4-0

2012 Tim Lincecum D'Backs L 5-4

2011 Lincecum Dodgers L 2-1

2010 Lincecum Astros W 5-2

2009 Lincecum Brewers W 10-6#

2008 Barry Zito Dodgers L 5-0

2007 Zito Padres L 7-0

2006 Jason Schmidt Padres L 6-1

2005 Schmidt Dodgers W 4-2

2004 Kirk Reuter Astros W 5-4#

# Opening day starter did not earn a decision