4yGregor Blanco is back in the starting lineup, batting first and playing in right field, as the Giants take on the Pittsburgh Pirates.
4yJavier Lopez smiled through gritted teeth and punched his glove, the way someone might when hitting black after collecting a dozen times on red. After Pedro Alvarez's towering blast, his streak was over.
4yIt's a popular sentiment, that Sergio Romo should be the Giants closer, but not one shared by the man himself. Romo has other goals.
4yMelky Cabrera punctuated the Giants' five-run fourth inning with a home run as San Francisco turned things around with just its second win in the last seven games, a 6-5 triumph over the Pirates.
4yThe Giants' final series before the All-Star break is their fourth consecutive against an NL division-leading club. Barry Zito attempts to snap the Giants' three-game losing streak. Watch on CSN Bay Area and follow along online!
4yIt was beginning to look like La Russa would go with Poseys Giants teammate, Matt Cain, and save knuckleballer R.A. Dickey to work with Molina.
4yA's great Reggie Jackson sounds off on steroid users in the Hall of Fame and who he believes owns baseball's home run record.
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