Bruce Bochy


SAN FRANCISCO -– Giants catcher Hector Sanchez, who has taken several direct hits to the mask this season, absorbed a particularly vicious one Friday night and was taken out af


PHILADELPHIA – Marco Scutaro is playable. But he’s not playing.


PHILADELPHIA –- Hunter Pence breathes life into the Giants every day.

He jokingly tried to do the same to the Phillie Phanatic prior to the first pitch Wednesday night.


PHILADELPHIA -– Giants manager Bruce Bochy used nine pitchers who combined to throw 248 times to the plate between Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning.


PHILADELPHIA – Matt Cain sliced his hand making a sandwich and then he tweaked his hamstring, necessitating two trips to the disabled list prior to the All-Star break.