As if this season couldn’t get any stranger.
Going into the series opener against the Dodgers (43-21) at Oracle Park, Giants (26-36) southpaw Drew Pomeranz (W, 1-6, 7.16 ERA) was scuffling so bad …
Saturday afternoon, the ballpark by the bay felt a lot like Dodgers Stadium north.
The last time he faced the Dodgers, Mike Fiers twirled a no-hitter striking out 10. Making his A’s debut Wednesday, he danced with the same fate.
AT&T Park was stage to a pitcher’s duel Sunday as Ty Blach matched up with Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw.
Right-hander Chris Stratton takes the mound Saturday against Dodgers lefty Rich Hill in a re-match of last Sunday’s 9-0 Dodger shutout.
The Dodgers were an absolute force in 2017 landing in the franchise’s first World Series since 1988.
The Giants announced Sunday that lefty Ty Blach will take the mound against Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers on Opening Day.
Friday afternoon, dark clouds converged on the Giants Spring Training camp in Scottsdale.
As selfish and absurd as it may sound, baseball fans deserve a World Series Game 7 — sports fans deserve Game 7.
Things have to go perfectly for the Giants on Clayton Kershaw day, even with his team in an historic slump.
Clayton Kershaw was near perfect. Johnny Cueto was not. That was the simple math needed in a 6-1 Dodger demolition
The same Giants who struggled to get hits beyond the infield have now hit 16 home runs in 15 games.
If we’ve learned one thing about Christian Arroyo in his first week in the big leagues, it’s that he’s not afraid of the big moment. It also looks like he’s not afraid of Clayton Kershaw.
The Dodgers gave Kershaw a mighty one-run lead he’d keep through his 7-inning, seven-strikeout outing.
The Dodgers win the division and make another playoff run with their strong pitching staff. The Giants have a decent season and fight for a wild-card spot.
Ty Blach’s late-season success grew out of his sponge-like attention to the success around him.
Giants rookie Ty Blach shut down the dangerous Dodgers with the team’s entire season on the line.
Through the season’s first four months, Hill (9-3, 2.25 ERA) has been the best starter on the Oakland staff.
Johnny Cueto joins Matt Cain and Tim Lincecum to give San Francisco three of the past eight NL starting pitchers.