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  • Bumgarner On Track For Saturday Rehab Start May 23, 2018
    Madison Bumgarner threw 30 pitches in a simulated game today, and is on track to make his first rehab start on Saturday.  (MLB.com’s Richard Dean was one of several reporters with the info.)  The Giants ace will likely make three rehab outings before returning to the 25-man roster in June to make his season debut,…
    Mark Polishuk
  • Mark Melancon Nearing Rehab Stint May 22, 2018
    The Giants, meanwhile, could soon face some interesting calls on their late-inning mix. As Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area writes, the club could welcome Mark Melancon back within two weeks or so, as the veteran reliever is set to begin a rehab assignment after opening the year on the shelf due to ongoing pronator…
    Jeff Todd
  • Pablo Sandoval Could See Time At Second Base May 20, 2018
    The Giants are considering using big-bodied corner infielder Pablo Sandoval at second base, John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle relays. Sandoval has been taking grounders recently at the keystone with guidance from infield coach Ron Wotus, who said that the longtime third baseman “looks good. He has quick feet and good hands. So far,…
    Connor Byrne
  • Injury Notes: Kendrick, Bumgarner, Mauer, Moore, Souza, Cuthbert May 19, 2018
    Things got even worse for the Nationals today; Howie Kendrick appeared to sustain a serious injury while chasing down a Max Muncy fly ball. Kendrick was carted off the field, and was seen pointing to his ankle area. Jamal Collier of MLB.com reports that he’s off to get an MRI. The Nationals are already dealing with injuries…
    Kyle Downing
  • Injury Notes: Anderson, Lamb, Giants, Shoemaker May 19, 2018
    The A’s announced this morning that Brett Anderson has been placed on the 10-day DL with a left shoulder strain. Anderson was removed from yesterday’s game before the second inning even began. He’d had an ugly showing so far this season at the MLB level, pitching to a 7.63 ERA with just eight strikeouts across four…
    Kyle Downing
  • Melancon, Bumgarner Nearing Rehab Assignments May 18, 2018
    Mark Melancon threw 20 pitches to live hitters today and could begin a rehab assignment as soon as Sunday, tweets Kerry Crowley of the San Jose Mercury News. He’ll likely need about two weeks’ worth of rehab games, putting him on target for a return to the Giants in early June if all goes well.…
    Steve Adams
  • Giants Place Alen Hanson On DL, Recall Austin Slater May 15, 2018
    Meanwhile, the Giants have sent infielder Alen Hanson onto the 10-day DL with a hamstring strain while bringing back Austin Slater, who may need to see a bit of time in the infield. That’s a tough break for Hanson, a minor-league signee who had impressed in his 14 games of action after previously failing to gain…
    Jeff Todd
  • Madison Bumgarner Could Return Shortly After May 25 May 13, 2018
    The Giants are taking an aggressive approach in ace Madison Bumgarner’s recovery from a fractured pinky finger, Kerry Crowley of the Bay Area News Group relays. Manager Bruce Bochy indicated that Bumgarner may only need one rehab start and could return shortly after May 25, when he’s eligible to come off the 60-day DL. Bumgarner…
    Connor Byrne
  • Hunter Pence May Not Return During Upcoming Week May 13, 2018
    The Giants aren’t going to bring left fielder Hunter Pence off the DL during the upcoming week unless they’re convinced he’ll provide a boost to their offense, Kerry Crowley of the Bay Area News Group writes. The 35-year-old Pence was unable to help San Francisco before going on the DL three-plus weeks ago with a…
    Connor Byrne
  • West Notes: CarGo, Fowler, Pence May 12, 2018
    A combination of poor offensive output and surging young Rockies outfielders staking claims to playing time has led to an unusual “platoon” situation for Carlos Gonzalez, as Kyle Newman of the Denver Post writes. CarGo is hitting just .236/.278/.427 on the season with three homers, while David Dahl and Noel Cuevas both boast wRC+ figures…
    Kyle Downing

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    FOX Sports - CHICAGO -- Joe Maddon acknowledges that the Chicago Cubs' inability to find any measure of consistency this season has allowed some level of frustration to creep...
  • Source: Mac Williamson to join Giants in Chicago May 25, 2018
    CSN Bay Area - SAN FRANCISCO -- The Giants scored just three runs while getting swept out of Houston, but they'll add a big bat before facing the...
  • The good and bad through the Giants' first 50 games May 25, 2018
    CSN Bay Area - The Giants sit at 24-26 through their first 50 games as they have fought the injury bug and are competing in the NL West. Alex Pavlovic breaks down what's gone right and what's gone...
  • Verlander improves to 6-2 as Astros beat Giants 4-1 May 24, 2018
    Yahoo! Sports - Verlander allowed one run and three hits in six innings, leading the Houston Astros over the San Francisco Giants 4-1 on Wednesday. ''It felt nice,'' Verlander said. Verlander struck out nine and walked one, and his major league-leading ERA rose slightly to...
  • Bumgarner's rehab includes use of new pitch tracking technology May 24, 2018
    CSN Bay Area - SAN FRANCISCO Madison Bumgarners bullpen session on Saturday looked normal in almost every respect. Manager Bruce Bochy, pitching coach Curt Young and bullpen...
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