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Hicks sharp in Giants walk-off win over the Padres

Hicks sharp in Giants walk-off win over the Padres

San Francisco – Jordan Hicks wants to be in the starting rotation, and he made a case for it after Friday’s 3-2 walk-off win over the San Diego Padres for the home opener. Hicks’s strong outing was solidified by Thairo Estrada’s game-winning double with one out to deep left in the bottom of the ninth,…

Bay FC draws sell-out crowd in home debut

Bay FC draws sell-out crowd in home debut

San Jose – Albertin Montoya (Bay FC) remembers a time when women’s football was niche, a small loyal fan with up to 2,000-4,000 fans. Games were played in a small college field and post-game interviews with just, at most, a handful of reporters on the pitch after the match.  Montoya walked into his press conference…

Quakes earn first win against rivals Sounders

Quakes earn first win against rivals Sounders

San Jose – Vitor Costa and Cristian Espinoza’s back-to-back first half goals and a go-ahead goal by Jeremy Ebobisse in the second half led the Quakes 3-2 win over longtime rival Seattle Sounders Saturday night in San Jose. The win ended their winless skid to open the season. Earthquakes head coach Luchi Gonzalez added that…

Quakes fall 2-0 in loss to Vancouver

Quakes fall 2-0 in loss to Vancouver

San Jose – Two goals, 270 minutes into the 2024 MLS season, sums up the start of the San Jose Earthquakes’ opening to the campaign. The opening month of the MLS season couldn’t end any faster for the San Jose Earthquakes following their 2-0 loss against the Vancouver Whitecaps Saturday night in San Jose. The bright…

Earthquakes fall to Galaxy in home opener

Earthquakes fall to Galaxy in home opener

San Jose – If Saturday night’s 3-1 loss to the Los Angeles Galaxy says anything about the state of the San Jose Earthquakes two matches into the 2024 campaign, is that they simply need to do better, and their manager agrees. “We have to do a better job,” Earthquakes manager Luchi Gonzalez said after San…

Brandon Crawford tips his hat to fans in possible final game

Brandon Crawford tips his hat to fans in possible final game

San Francisco – Brandon Crawford did his normal routine in the ninth when he takes the field. He went out to his spot at shortstop except this time, after he stepped out, he was pulled and replaced by Marco Luciano.  The crowd stood to their feet  and gave Crawford a standing ovation. It was an…

The Giants lose season finale to Dodgers, Crawford says farewell maybe

The Giants lose season finale to Dodgers, Crawford says farewell maybe

San Francisco – The final game of the season, the fans celebrated longtime shortstop Brandon Crawford in what maybe his final season with the San Francisco Giants. The Dodgers scored five runs in the sixth inning to spoil the farewell party, the Giants fell 5-2 to LA in the regular season finale at Oracle Park….

A late error on Max Muncy leads to a Giants win

A late error on Max Muncy leads to a Giants win

San Francisco – Despite a tumultuous season where things haven’t gone the Giants way, they catch a break tonight. Kai Correa recorded his first win as a manager and San Francisco defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 Saturday night behind a crucial error on the Dodgers third baseman, Max Muncy.  “It was great to see…

Giants avoid sweep behind Bailey’s walk-off homer

Giants avoid sweep behind Bailey’s walk-off homer

San Francisco – Patrick Bailey’s walkout homer in the tenth helped end the Giants four-game skid. Bruce Bochy’s Texas Rangers fell 3-2 to San Francisco who avoided a sweep to end their losing streak. “As I’m watching it I was hoping it would go over the fence,” Bailey said about his first-career walk-off homer. “When…

Cobb struggles, Giants continue to slide after loss to Rangers

Cobb struggles, Giants continue to slide after loss to Rangers

San Francisco – Alex Cobb discussed his frustrations in another tough night on the mound. Last Sunday, Cobb struggled against in his last start against the Oakland A’s.  Cobb’s struggles on the mound continued today in the Giants 9-3 loss against the Rangers at Oracle Park. This is the Giants sixth loss in the last…