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Myers circles bases after home run
Melancon wastes Blach's gem, Giants fall to Padres in 12 on Myers' homer
Ty Blach went seven shutout innings Sunday, but Mark Melancon blew the save and Wil Myers homered in the 12th to beat the Giants.
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WATCH: Giants Postgame Live
The Giants hand the ball to Ty Blach against the Padres at AT&T Park. Watch on NBC Sports Bay Area and streaming live right here.
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Giants DFA RHP Neil Ramirez, call up RHP Bryan Morris from Triple-A
The Giants moved around two bullpen arms Sunday with the decision to DFA Neil Ramirez and purchase the contrace of Bryan Morris in a corresponding move.
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Melancon after 9-17 start: 'We better start panicking'
Mark Melancon didn't hold back when asked about whether it was time for the Giants to start worrying.
Bochy calls out offense: 'Can't always put this on bullpen'
Bruce Bochy offers his candid thoughts after the Giants blew a two-run, ninth-inning lead and lost to the Padres in extra innings.
Drive of the Game: Pence, Posey go back-to-back on April 9
The last time the Giants faced Clayton Richard, Hunter Pence and Buster Posey hit back-to-back home runs.
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Giants lineup: Nunez leading off, playing shortstop vs Padres
As Bruce Bochy continues to move around his order, Eduardo Nunez is up to the leadoff spot Sunday against the Padres...
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Fourth straight solid start justification Cain can do this?
Matt Cain offers his thoughts after giving up one run in five innings against the Padres.
Bochy: Roughed up relievers need 'ability to forget'
Bruce Bochy speaks about the bad outings by relievers Chris Stratton and Neil Ramirez.
Morning Minute: Cain continues to be bright spot for Giants
The Giants' bullpen imploded Saturday against the Padres, but Matt Cain threw another solid five innings.
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Bullpen implodes after Cain goes five solid, Giants crushed by Padres
Matt Cain left after five innings with a 3-1 lead. Then the wheels fell off for the Giants as the Padres scored eight runs in the sixth and won 12-4.
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Drive of the Game: Arroyo's second ML homer beats Padres
Christian Arroyo has had quite the first week in the big leagues and capped it off with a game-winning homer against the Padres on Friday.
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Giants lineup: Nunez in right field against Padres
With the Giants shuffling players around, Eduardo Nunez finds himself manning right field Saturday evening against the Padres.
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Giants move Crawford from bereavement list to 10-day DL
Brandon Crawford, who was already on the bereavement list, has been placed on the 10-day DL by the Giants on Saturday.
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'The Kid' Arroyo continues wildly impressive first week with Giants
The Giants are still searching for a proper Christian Arroyo nickname. That can wait. For now, he's just the rookie putting on a show already.
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Samardzija breaks down late-inning pitches, overall progress
Jeff Samardzija talks to reporters about making clutch pitches down the stretch against the Padres and his overall progress on the mound over his last couple of starts...
Bochy on Arroyo: 'Good to see the way he's letting it go'
Bruce Bochy talks to reporters about his young infielder and the way he's making an impression at the plate early on...
Bochy tried to send Samardzija a message late in the game
Bruce Bochy talks Jeff Samardzija and his clutch pitching in Friday's win over the Padres...
Arroyo: Just trying to help the team win one game at a time
Christian Arroyo talks about his game-winning home run and his first week in the majors with the Giants...
Instant Replay: Arroyo's late-game heroics lifts Giants past Padres
Christian Arroyo homered on the first pitch of the eighth inning to propel the Giants over the Padres in the series opener...
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Drive of the Game: Relive Belt's first career grand slam
It wasn't too long ago that Brandon Belt cleared the bases over in San Diego with the first grand salami of his career....
Giants notes: Morse 'from couch to clean-up spot' vs Padres
Giants Insider Alex Pavlovic talks a new-look lineup for San Francisco as they open a series against the Padres -- plus, injury update to several key players....
Down on the Farm: Get to know San Jose Giants 1B/3B Arenado
The Giants have their own part of the Arenado brothers. Learn all about Jonah Arenado of the San Jose Giants on NBCSportsBayArea.com.
Grade 2 shoulder sprain will have Bumgarner out at least until after ASG
Dr. Ken Akizuki will spearhead the effort to get Madison Bumgarner back to 100 percent and pitching for the San Francisco Giants...
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Giants lineup: Morse gets first start, Posey out vs Padres
Michael Morse gets his first start since returing to San Francisco and Buster Posey has the night off in the series opener vs the Padres...
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Down on the Farm: Q&A with San Jose Giants 1B/3B Jonah Arenado
Rockies star Nolan Arenado has dominated the Giants. But down in Advanced Single-A for the San Jose Giants, younger brother Jonah is paving his own path.
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Krukow: Belt needs to make mechanical improvements, 'it's a concern'
Mike Krukow provided some insight into why Brandon Belt is struggling so far this season...
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Regulars in lineup continue to scuffle, Giants end up with series split
The lineup tweaks will have to continue for Bruce Bochy as the Giants offensive struggles continue even after a series split with the Dodgers...
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Moore: Outing vs Dodgers something to build on internally
Matt Moore breaks down his seven innings of work after his no decision against the Dodgers on Wednesday.
Bochy: Outstanding performance by Moore, not enough offense
Bruce Bochy assesses the Giants' 5-1 loss to the Dodgers in 10 innings on Thursday.
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Instant Replay: Moore tosses gem, but Giants lose to Dodgers in extras
Matt Moore struck out eight over seven innings, but the Giants came out on the losing end this time with the Dodgers Thursday at AT&T Park.
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Giants lineup: Belt in left field, Kelby at second base
When the Giants go for the series victory over the Dodgers on Thursday afternoon, Kelby Tomlinson will make his first start of the season...
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Morse, Arroyo stun Dodgers, lift Giants to thrilling comeback win
A rookie and a fan-favorite veteran who both just came up from Triple-A rocked AT&T Park and led the Giants to their biggest win of the year...
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Did Arroyo even know he hit first career homer off the bat?
Christian Arroyo knocked his first career homer and it just happened to be off the Dodgers and Sergio Romo.
Morse's homer brought back fond 2014 NLCS memories for Posey
Buster Posey had one happy flashback thanks to Michael Morse in the Giants' 10-inning win over the Dodgers.
Bochy: Arroyo, Morse brought 'shot in the arm' to Giants
The power of rookie Christian Arroyo and veteran Michael Morse had AT&T Park rocking in an extra-innings win over the Giants' biggest rivals on Wednesday night.
Morse reacts to Giants return, game-tying homer vs Dodgers
Michael Morse connected on his first homer with the Giants since Game 5 of the 2014 NLCS in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Dodgers.
Giants Morning Minute: Multiple heroes in win over Dodgers
Jon Miller and Mike Krukow recap the Giants' electrifying extra-innings victory over the visiting Dodgers.
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Instant Replay: Arroyo, Morse go deep, Giants walk off on Dodgers
Rookie Christian Arroyo blasted his first career homer while Michael Morse came up clutch yet again as the Giants took down the Dodgers in extras.
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Giants minor leaguer discusses perfect game for Augusta
Giants prospect Domenic Mazza joins the Giants Pregame Live crew to discuss his perfect game, the brawl that occurred during the game and giving up a home run to Tim Tebow.
Giants notes: No timetable for Span's return from 10-day DL
The Giants placed Denard Span on the 10-day DL Wednesday, but he may be out longer than that.
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Giants lineup: Bochy places Arroyo right behind Posey vs Dodgers
After recording his first hit in the big leagues, the Giants are turning Christian Arroyo into Buster Posey's protection vs. the Dodgers.
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Giants call up Morse, place Span on DL, put Crawford on bereavement list
The Giants roster moves on Wednesday as they called up Michael Morse and Kelby Tomlinson to take the spots of Denard Span and Brandon Crawford.
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Down on the Farm: Williamson breaks out, hits go-ahead grand slam
Mac Williamson was set to compete for the Giants' Opening Day job in left field. An injury slowed him down, but he showed off his power Tuesday in Triple-A.
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Arroyo: 'Got pitch I was looking for' on first ML hit
Rookie Christian Arroyo discusses his first major league hit which came off of Clayton Kershaw.
Crawford makes backhanded stop
Crawford strains right groin in eighth inning of Giants' 2-1 loss to Dodgers
The Giants will be without Brandon Crawford for the next two days. Now they're hoping a strained right groin won't keep him out longer.
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Crawford describes groin injury: 'Just felt tight'
Brandon Crawford addresses his groin injury after a 2-1 loss to the Dodgers.
Bochy announces Crawford's injury after loss to Dodgers
Bruce Bochy details the severity of Brandon Crawford's injury suffered late in a loss to the Dodgers.
Kruk & Kuip: Ty Blach reminiscent of Dave Dravecky
Mike Krukow and Duane Kuiper break down Ty Blach's start against the Dodgers.
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Instant Replay: Kershaw quiets Giants again, Dodgers win 2-1
The Giants pushed across a run against Clayton Kershaw in the third, but he shut the door after that as the Dodgers pulled out a 2-1 win Tuesday.
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Kim Arroyo shares emotions of Christian's call-up, first hit
Christian Arroyo's mom Kim, sister Olivia and brother Adrian talk to Amy G about the top prospect getting called up to by the Giants.
Drive of the Game: Blach's first ML hit off Kershaw in 2016
The Jeep Drive of the Game is Ty Blach's two-hit game against Clayton Kershaw on Oct. 1, 2016.
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Giants minor leaguer, Walnut Creek native pitches perfect game
Giants minor leaguer Domenic Mazza, a native of Walnut Creek, pitched a perfect game for the Augusta GreenJackets on Tuesday night.
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Giants minor leaguer Domenic Mazza pitches perfect game
2015 22nd round draft pick Domenic Mazza made history Tuesday night be pitching a perfect game for the Augusta Greenjackets.
Giants notes: Latest on injuries to Cain, Span and Bumgarner
Insider Alex Pavlovic provides the latest news on three injured Giants regulars.
1-on-1 with Clark: Analyzing what Arroyo brings to Giants
Will Clark sits down with Amy G to discuss his thoughts on the recently-promoted Christian Arroyo and what he brings to the Giants.
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Dodgers call up top prospect day after Giants promote Arroyo
A day after the Giants called up Christian Arroyo, the Dodgers have promoted their No. 1 prospect Cody Bellinger to the majors.
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Giants lineup: Arroyo moves up, Belt out against Kershaw
A day after going 0-for-4 in his major league debut, Christian Arroyo gets to face Clayton Kershaw Tuesday and he's batting second.
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Giants notes: Marrero hopes to be back; Posey faces Romo
This spring, Buster Posey was asked about facing Sergio Romo. On Monday night, the two squared off. What was that like...?
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Giants Morning Minute: Cain delivers in win over Dodgers
Duane Kuiper and Jon Miller discuss the series-opening win over the visiting Dodgers and look ahead to the Clayton Kershaw-Ty Blach matchup.
On night Giants turn to youth, Matt Cain turns back the clock
In need of some positive energy, the Giants turned to a veteran and a newcomer for a game they needed to have...
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Posey on Cain's efficiency, talks Arroyo's debut with Giants
Buster Posey talks to reporters about Matt Cain's start and compares his debut to that of Christian Arroyo, who saw his first playing time with the big club...
Cain talks decision to come out of Monday's game vs Dodgers
Matt Cain updates reporters on some tightness in his hamstring and the decision process to come of Monday's game against the Dodgers...
Bochy gives update on Cain's exit from start vs Dodgers
Giants manager Bruce Bochy talks to reporters about Matt Cain, San Francisco's bullpen and the impact of Buster Posey's defense...
Arroyo describes Day 1 as a San Francisco Giant
Christian Arroyo talks to Amy G postgame about his Monday and how it began with an 8 a.m. wake-up call and ended with a win over the Dodgers...
Instant Replay: Giants end four-game skid with win over rival Dodgers
Main Cain helped the Giants snap a four-game losing streak and slide past the Dodgers in the 2017 renewal of the rivalry...
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Cain exits game vs Dodgers with trainer before start of seventh inning
Giants starting pitcher Matt Cain left Monday's game vs the Dodgers with the team's trainer prior to the start of the seventh inning...
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In return to SF, Romo gets standing ovation from Giants fans
Between innings on Monday, Giants fans acknowledged Sergio Romo with a standing ovation.
Drive of the Game: Posey homers off Ryu in 2014 at-bat
Where were you when Buster Posey took Ryu deep back in 2014?
The Happy Hour: Giants call up Arroyo to salvage lineup
On the latest episode of The Happy Hour, Kelli and Ray discuss the Giants calling up top prospect Christian Arroyo and what it means for the team.
Christian Arroyo Era kicks off early after third baseman's red-hot start
After shedding a few tears with his Triple-A manager, who did Christian Arroyo call about his promotion to the big leagues? His mother, of course...
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Bumgarner: 'It’s definitely not the most responsible decision I’ve made'
For the first time since a dirt bike accident landed him on the DL, Madison Bumgarner spoke about that day in Denver...
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Bumgarner breaks silence after dirt bike accident
For the first time since a dirt bike accident landed him on the disabled list, Madison Bumgarner talk to the media about what happened.
1-on-1 with Sergio Romo: Opening up about joining Dodgers
After nine years with the Giants, Sergio Romo is back in San Francisco as a member of the Dodgers. He sat down with Amy G for a 1-on-1 interview prior to Monday's series opener.
Melancon signs deal
Giants among teams to see reduction in luxury tax under new CBA
Under the new Collective Bargaining Agreement, the Giants will see a reduction in their luxury tax payment next season.
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Giants lineup: Arroyo playing third in debut, Pence leading off vs Dodgers
In his much-anticipated debut, Christian Arroyo will bat sixth and play third base against the Dodgers on Monday night.
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Source: Giants calling up top prospect Christian Arroyo
The Christian Arroyo Era is beginning as the Giants have called up their top prospect, a source told NBCSportsBayArea.com Monday.
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Giants Morning Minute: Offense needs to change things up
Kruk and Kuip react to the Giants getting swept in Colorado, with the focus on the struggling offense.
After Giants' first Coors Field sweep in 15 years, Bochy preaches urgency
While the 6-13 Giants have 143 games to figure things out, Bruce Bochy wants them to have a sense of urgency rather than be complacent.
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Bochy after getting swept: 'We're not very good right now'
Bruce Bochy breaks down Sunday's 8-0 loss to the Rockies in Colorado.
Drive of the Game: Panik hits first homer of the season
Joe Panik blasted a deep drive Saturday at Coors Field in front of his family.
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Instant Replay: Giants' struggles continue in sweep from Rockies
Jeff Samardzija allowed seven runs as the Rockies crushed the Giants' starting rotation in a four-game sweep on the road for San Francisco.
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Sergio Romo high fives Dodgers teammate
On eve of return to SF, Romo shares reception he expects from Giants fans
After spending nine years with the Giants, Sergio Romo makes his first trip back to San Francisco as a member of the Dodgers this week.
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Pavlovic videobombed by donkey, addresses Belt in left field
After getting videobombed by a donkey, Insider Alex Pavlovic explains why the Giants are playing Brandon Belt in left field.
Giants notes: Belt gets start in left field; Span 'day-to-day'
With the Giants hurting for outfielders, Brandon Belt makes his return to left field. In other news, Denard Span had an X-ray on his shoulder.
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Chris Heston pitching for the Mariners in spring training
In series of roster moves, Mariners call up former Giants pitcher
Chris Heston is back in the major leagues as the former Giants pitcher was recalled by the Mariners on Sunday.
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Giants lineup: Belt in left, Posey at first in finale against Rockies
The banged-up Giants are shifting things around as Brandon Belt will patrol left field and Buster Posey will play first base Sunday.
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Giants Morning Minute: Looking to Samardzija for 'stop job'
After another loss in Colorado, the Giants hand the ball to Jeff Samardzija, who has a good track record pitching in Coors Field.
Moore after Giants' 12-3 loss: 'Lot of season to play'
Matt Moore breaks down his outing after only lasting four innings Saturday in Colorado.
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After another loss, Bochy challenges staff to 'tighten it up here'
The Giants planned to lean on their starting rotation and they have come up way short so far. After another loss, Bruce Bochy lit into his staff.
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Bochy updates Span's status after leaving Giants game early
Denard Span was forced to exit Saturday's game early. Will he miss time for the Giants?
Kruk & Kuip: Giants in need of big win to end series
The Giants have now lost three straight games. Sunday is huge for the road team in Colorado.
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Instant Replay: Rockies crush Moore, Giants lose Span in third straight loss
Matt Moore only lated four innings Saturday at Coors Field and gave up six runs while the injury bug continued to bite the Giants badly...
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Span removed from game vs Rockies with apparent right shoulder injury
The injuries keep coming for the Giants as centerfielder Denard Span left Saturday's game after crashing into the wall while making a catch.
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Drive of the Game: Belt clubs 456-foot homer in Colorado
In the series-opener in Colorado on Friday, Brandon Belt hit a ball in the forest in center field.
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Giants notes: Pence misses a day; update on Bumgarner's injury
The Giants are banged up and off to a rough start this season. But, Hunter Pence missing time should just amount to Saturday...
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Giants lineup: Day after slipping in outfield, Pence out vs Rockies
Hunter Pence slipped and landed awkwardly on his left leg Friday night. On Saturday, he's not in the lineup against the Rockies.
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Ball lost in lights, failure to execute late haunt Giants in loss to Rockies
The Giants allowed all six of the Rockies' runs in one inning Friday night. The rough inning hurt, but their lack of execution was worse.
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Kruk & Kuip: Frustration continues in rough day for Giants
Kruk & Kuip break down the Giants' 6-5 loss to the Rockies in Colorado on Friday.
Giants Morning Minute: Fighting through adversity in April
The Giants are dealing with a lot right now, but they can repair the problems if they do the little things right.
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Instant Replay: Giants' offense comes alive, but Cueto allows six to Rockies
The Giants' bats came ready to hit in Colorado, but Johnny Cueto stumbled in a rainy loss to the Rockies Friday night at Coors Field...
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Drive of the Game: Flashback to Pence's 457-foot blast
Hunter Pence hit a home run all the way over the bleachers at Coors Field in 2013.
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Giants OF Upton Jr. undergoes surgery on torn thumb ligament
Veteran outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. will be out for at least two weeks after undergoing surgery Friday morning...
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