Yasiel Puig is an afterthought. Right now, Madison Bumgarner and the Giants have to worry about the Dodgers' 22-year-old MVP caliber shortstop.
Johnny Cueto and Jeff Samardzija can save the Giants. But after another deflating loss Tuesday, it's hard to see how the team climbs out of this mess.
Madison Bumgarner wasn't sharp Tuesday night as the Dodgers beat the Giants 9-5 and increased their lead in the NL West to two games.


Giants - Team News
Denard Span - OF
Denard Span smacked a solo home run off Kenley Jansen in the ninth inning of Tuesday's loss to... Span's solo home run to lead off the ninth merely served as cosmetic effect in this one, as the Dodgers held a 9-4 advantage entering the frame. The tater was Span's eighth...
Aug 23 11:39PM Read More
Madison Bumgarner - S
Madison Bumgarner fell to 12-8 in Tuesday's loss to the Dodgers, surrendering five runs on nine... Bumgarner has now surrendered nine runs over his last 10 innings in what has been something of a miniature slump. On Tuesday, the Dodgers burned him for solitary runs in...
Aug 23 11:23PM Read More
Chris Heston - R
Chris Heston (back) is beginning a rehab assignment Tuesday with High-A San Jose. Heston has been on the disabled list since late June because of a severe oblique strain. The right-hander holds a rough 10.80 ERA in four appearances this season at the...
Aug 23 4:12PM Read More
Angel Pagan - OF
Angel Pagan (groin) is back in the Giants' starting lineup Tuesday versus the Dodgers. Pagan tweaked his groin while making a catch in the outfield Saturday against the Mets, but he escaped a serious injury. He'll start in left field and bat second on Tuesday...
Aug 23 3:10PM Read More
Gorkys Hernandez - OF
Giants purchased the contract of OF Gorkys Hernandez from Triple-A Sacramento. He'll serve as outfield depth for San Francisco while Gregor Blanco recovers from a right shoulder impingement. Hernandez, 28, was batting .302/.382/.421 with eight home...
Aug 23 3:07PM Read More
Gregor Blanco - OF
Giants placed OF Gregor Blanco on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder impingement. Blanco could be facing an extended absence given the unpredictable nature of shoulder injuries. The 32-year-old utility outfielder has batted .225/.310/.313 in 101 games...
Aug 23 3:05PM Read More
Denard Span - OF
Denard Span had a rough night at the plate on Sunday, going hitless in four at-bats as the... As a team, the Giants were only able to generate three total hits, so Span wasn't alone in his ineffectiveness. The Giants' leadoff hitter is now hitting .272/.335/.377 on...
Aug 21 7:39PM Read More
Jeff Samardzija - S
Jeff Samardzija carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning on Sunday night, but wound up... Samardzija racked up seven strikeouts on the night while walking one. He had allowed just one walk heading into the seventh inning, where Curtis Granderson broke up the...
Aug 21 7:37PM Read More
Buster Posey - C
Buster Posey is not in the Giants starting lineup on Sunday. Manager Bruce Bochy had been hinting that he needed to get Posey a night off, and it looks as though Sunday night is the time. Trevor Brown will start behind the dish for...
Aug 21 1:57PM Read More
Austin Slater - 2B
Giants 2B prospect Austin Slater left the yard twice as part of a four-hit night Saturday in a... Both of his home runs were solo shots. Slater has been on a serious tear lately with seven hits in his last eight at-bats. In two games, he's raised his average all the way...
Aug 21 12:52PM Read More
Angel Pagan - OF
Giants manager Bruce Bochy is hopeful Angel Pagan (groin) will return to the lineup on Tuesday. That means Pagan won't be in the lineup on Sunday. Pagan tweaked his groin while hauling in a line drive in the third inning Saturday against the Mets. Gregor Blanco...
Aug 20 6:34PM Read More
Matt Moore - S
Matt Moore fell flat in Saturday's loss to the Mets, allowing three runs on five hits over five... He registered three strikeouts and also issued three walks. Yoenis Cespedes feasted off Moore with an RBI double in the first inning and a solo blast in the third. Moore is...
Aug 20 5:31PM Read More
Angel Pagan - OF
Angel Pagan left Saturday's game against the Mets with right groin tightness. He went 1-for-2 with a single before exiting. Gregor Blanco took over for Pagan in left field at the start of the fourth inning. Until the Giants provide an update, we'll...
Aug 20 3:28PM Read More
Johnny Cueto - S
Johnny Cueto fired seven innings of one-run ball in an 8-1 win over the Mets on Friday. Cueto came into Friday’s game with a 5.55 over his last four starts, so this was nice to see. Of course, it helped that he was facing the scuffling Mets. He struck out...
Aug 19 10:28PM Read More
Joe Panik - 2B
Joe Panik went 1-for-3 with a walk and three runs scored against the Mets on Friday. Panik singled in the third before coming around to score and was intentionally walked in a two-run seventh before later reaching on an error in a five-run eighth. The...
Aug 19 10:26PM Read More

Team Stats

San Francisco Giants Stats
View All Players  |  Last updated Aug. 24, 2:34 A.M. ET
Á. Pagán9235354106203841.300
B. Posey112406671182711260.291
E. Núñez114450621302041356.289
B. Belt121431591193261462.276
D. Span11446055126194843.274
B. Crawford122433521182281174.273

J. Nathan101.0003002.040.00
M. Reynolds00-2001.010.00
D. Law42.667510148.2452.03
M. Bumgarner128.60027270180.22022.44
G. Kontos32.600470045.0292.60
H. Strickland31.750590250.0462.70
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