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Astros even the series, Giants go cold at the plate

Astros even the series, Giants go cold at the plate

San Francisco – The Giants were hoping to secure their second consecutive series win after claiming the first game if this three-game series. But the Houston Astros had other plans as they held San Francisco to one run and three hits in tonight’s 3-1 loss to the Astros. “It’s just baseball,” Hicks said. “Overall, I…

Giants win the series, benches clear in 6-1 loss today

Giants win the series, benches clear in 6-1 loss today

San Francisco – The Giants adjusted, climbed the standings, and won 10 of their last 12 games to rise above .500 with a 29-28 record. After defeating the team with the best record in baseball, the Philadelphia Phillies. San Francisco records its first winning month (May) of the 2024 campaign season.  Since May, the Giants…

Dodgers outduel Giants in extra innings

Dodgers outduel Giants in extra innings

San Francisco – Will Smith hit the game winner in extra innings that put the Dodgers on top with a 6-4 victory over the Giants. Nothing less than a spectacular game between two rival teams to kick off the three-game series.  Luis Matos gave San Francisco a chance in the second frame, he went yard…

Outfielder Jung Hoo Lee reflects on his first home series as a Giant

Outfielder Jung Hoo Lee reflects on his first home series as a Giant

San Francisco – Jung Hoo Lee, aka “The Grandson of the Wind.” Made his home debut with a few ups and downs during the San Diego Padres series. He had a highlight catch at the wall in deep center field on Friday night and misjudged a pair of fly balls to center field. Lee then…

Giants win the game and series against the Padres

Giants win the game and series against the Padres

San Francisco – The Giants made the series entertaining for a second time in this series. San Francisco rallied back for the 3-2 victory Sunday afternoon over the Padres. This is the second come-from-behind win in the latter innings of the series. “It was similar to Opening Day here,” Giants manager Bob Melvin said. “If…

Giants shut out in loss to Padres

Giants shut out in loss to Padres

San Francisco – Jurickson Profar’s grand slam in the first inning, followed by a strong outing on the mound by starter Michael King, was all the Padres needed to send the Giants home with a 4-0 loss, the first time San Francisco has been shut out this season. “Sometimes you just gotta pick up when…

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,…

A’s split the series behind Kemp’s home run

A’s split the series behind Kemp’s home run

Oakland – It’s been seven years since the Oakland A’s made their last appearance on Sunday Night Baseball. Tony Kemp made sure it would be a night to remember. He went deep with a two-run shot in the eighth to give the A’s a 3-1 victory over the New York Yankees and split the series….

Harrison and Marte magnificent in Bay Bridge series

Harrison and Marte magnificent in Bay Bridge series

Oakland – The Bay Bridge series is always an exciting matchup but this time the stakes are high for both teams. The San Francisco Giants currently hold the best record in the Majors. And the Oakland A’s just need to win. On opening night of the series it was the duo of Josh Harriosn and…

A’s get pounded at the plate, beat the Halos’ 8-5

A’s get pounded at the plate, beat the Halos’ 8-5

Oakland – The A’s got pounded at the plate, three batters were hit by pitches including pinch-hitter Chad Pinder who left the game in the seventh after a scary hit to the head. Nonetheless, Oakland had another game where they scored multiple runs in one inning. “His helmet was actually coming off and the ball…