3yBefore Tuesday, the Giants were 2-50 when trailing after eight innings. Their pinch hitters had combined for an NL-worst .177 average. But those stats are long forgotten after the bench came alive in Houston.
3yMatt Cain was in line to take a loss after throwing a wild pitch that broke a 1-1 tie, but the Giants responded with two runs in the ninth inning to take the series opener from the Astros in Houston.
3yDodgers centerfielder Matt Kemp left a game in Colorado after colliding with the Coors Field outfield wall at full speed.
3yThe Dodgers completed one of the biggest blockbuster trades in baseball history over the weekend, but a recent report in the New York Post suggests the Red Sox were a backup trade partner.
3yGiants brass, along with MLB officials who heard his appeal, believed Guillermo Mota when he said his positive test in May for clenbuterol came after he took his daughters prescription cough syrup to treat bronchitis.
3yThe Giants arent for or against PEDs. Theyre for winning and against losing. Like every other sports team ever.
3yGuillermo Mota, suspended for 100 games after violating MLB's drug policy, has been activated by the team.
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