Programming note: Cardinals-Giants coverage starts tonight at 7pm on NBC Bay Area.
Giants ace Madison Bumgarner did his part in a 9-1 win over the Cubs on Thursday, giving up one run over six innings and striking out 12.
SAN FRANCISCO -- We write thousands of words about games like this one. Bruce Bochy needed just a few seconds to sum up his ace's day, though.
SAN FRANCISCO — Madison Bumgarner is 6-foot-5, 235 pounds and one of the strongest players in Major League Baseball.
Programming note: The Giants' 9-1 win over the Cubs on Thursday afternoon will re-air tonight at 8:30pm and 12:30am on CSN Bay Area.