The Giants activated Pablo Sandoval from the disabled list and optioned Brett Pill to Triple-A prior to the first pitch of Monday nights game against the Washington Nationals, manager Bruce Bochy said.
Hunter Pence had his first 'hero' moment in Sunday's Giants win. But the Giants need him to keep it up against the Nationals, a team he hit .265 against in his career with the Astros and Phillies.
Despite Thursday's loss, Bruce Bochy has to be content with a 5-2 road trip, which included 57 runs in 63 innings. After a recent 3-7 homestand, the Giants need the hot hitting to continue at AT&T Park.
Bruce Bochy says Pablo Sandoval will begin a rehab assignment Friday night at Single-A San Jose to test his injured hamstring.
Carlos Beltran hit a two-run home run in his first career at-bat against Madison Bumgarner and the Giants mustered just one run less than 24 hours after scoring 15 to leave St. Louis with a series split.
Center fielder Gary Brown, the Giants' top minor league prospect, has been out of action since Monday after a bat struck him near the eye during batting practice at Double-A Richmond.
What honors would you bestow upon Ryan Vogelson... from All-Star snub to Cy Young Award winner? Insider Andrew Baggarly tallies his vote.
Marco Scutaro had a night to remember on Wednesday against the Cardinals. With his seven RBI night he helped to propel the Giants to an MLB-best 5.18 runs per game on the road.
Insider Andrew Baggarly chats LIVE from muggy St. Louis before the Giants take on the defending world champion Cardinals in Game 3 of their series at Busch Stadium. Join him at 1 p.m.!
Buster Posey is the hottest hitter in baseball and might have the hottest video game as well. While his teammates attempt to master 'Buster Bash,' the Giants' backstop continues to mash.
Giants manager Bruce Bochy and pitching coach Dave Righetti assembled the relievers and told them that matchups would dictate who inherits the closer role on a given night.
Buster Posey hit a three-run home run in the first inning to provide early run support for Barry Zito, who returned the favor by allowing just two runs in 6.2 innings to help the Giants to a 4-2 win in St. Louis.
Pablo Sandoval's hamstring continues to respond well to increased activity, but the Giants plan to send him for a rehab game or two at Single-A San Jose before reinstating him from the disabled list.
After Monday night's loss, the Giants are 3-6 in Matt Cain's last nine starts since his perfect game on June 13. He has a 4.40 ERA over that span.More: Baggs' Instant Replay Kruk & Kuip break down loss
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