Brandon Crawford


SAN FRANCISCO — Major League players are conditioned to expect just about anything over a 162-game season, so it’s rare that any win or loss can surprise a clubhouse.


Programming note: Braves-Giants coverage starts Sunday at 12:30 p.m. with Giants Pregame Live on CSN Bay Area.


SAN FRANCISCO -- The Giants have now played 50 games, a stretch that includes an eight-game losing streak, and yet they’ll wake up Saturday all alone in first place in the National Leag