SAN FRANCISCO – The Beard is back. It’s your choice whether you still fear it.
Programming note: Rockies-Giants coverage starts today at 12:30 p.m.
LOS ANGELES – The bad news: Jeremy Affeldt retired just one of the seven batters he faced in a rehab assignment for Triple-A Fresno on Friday, giving up three hits, two walks and hitting a batter.
PHOENIX -- Left-hander Jeremy Affeldt’s latest injury didn’t come via kitchen cutlery or running children or anything else out of the ordinary.
PHOENIX – Tim Lincecum scaled four dugout stairs in one leap as he took the field for pregame stretch on Opening Day.