Buster Posey

Buster Posey ties the game with RBI single

Buster Posey's hips looked just fine when he reached for an RBI single against the A's on Friday.

Hips

Buster Posey (hip) in Friday's lineup

Buster Posey (hip) is in Friday's lineup against the Athletics.<p>Posey missed this week's All-Star Game in order to get a cortisone shot in his right …

Texas

Fantasy baseball rankings 2018: Advanced MLB trade chart backing Javier Baez, not Buster Posey

Scott White is a senior fantasy writer for CBS Sports and released his latest trade chart<p>With the All-Star break in the books and the second half of …

Baseball

A’s release Santiago Casilla, longtime Bay Area reliever

Santiago Casilla’s long major-league career in the Bay Area appears to be over.<p>The A’s released the right-handed reliever on Thursday after …

San Francisco

San Francisco Giants: The Second Half is Win or Bust

The San Francisco Giants find themselves at 50-48 and four games back of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West at the All-Star Break.<p>If you told San …

San Francisco Giants

Notable MLB on-field rule changes over the past 50 years

Baseball is a sport that has seldom altered its rules, although recent years have seen a number of changes implemented in the major leagues

Baseball

How much longer? The catching toll on Buster Posey, the...

If there are an infinite number of parallel universes, perhaps one exists in which Buster Posey never volunteered to put on a catcher’s mask at …

Major League Baseball

Brandon Crawford is a fan of grand slams

This week’s McDeep Dive focuses on Brandon Crawford and how things all began for him as a Giant<i>“McDeep Dive” is our new series that spotlights one</i></i> …

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Posey's RBI double | 07/14/2018 | MLB.com

Buster Posey doubles down the third-base line, scoring Brandon Belt to extend the Giants' lead to 7-1 in the bottom of the 7th inning

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Why Bruce Bochy dropped Buster Posey in the Giants’ lineup

SAN FRANCISCO — Buster Posey hasn’t batted fifth in the Giants’ lineup since 2010, his first full major-league season.<p>Posey has only logged 34 plate …

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Giants move slumping Buster Posey down in lineup

Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports<p>Not even the great Buster Posey is immune from a slump-related demotion.<p>The San Francisco Giants moved their All-Star …

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Posey delivers Giants' MLB-leading 8th walk-off in 13th inning

A 13-inning affair between the Giants and Cubs ended in dramatic fashion on Wednesday thanks to Buster Posey.

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Buster Posey hits 13th inning walk-off, Giants take two of three from Cubs

<i>© Stan Szeto | 2018 Jul 11</i><p>Buster Posey is playing hurt, but he’s still Buster Posey. With two outs, and the Giants and Cubs knotted at four runs each …

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Posey Will Miss ASG

Giants planned for Buster Posey to get treatment for injured hip during break

San Francisco Giants

Posey to miss All-Star Game for treatment on injured hip

A day after Buster Posey was named to his sixth career All-Star Game, the Giants revealed he'll miss out on the festivities because of an ailing right

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2018 MLB All-Star Game: Yadier Molina replaces injured Buster Posey on NL roster

Posey is nursing a hip injury<p>Once again, Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is an All-Star.<p>MLB announced Monday that Giants backstop Buster Posey will …

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Buster Posey will miss the All-Star Game because of an inflamed hip

That’s actually a good thing. Sitting out the All-Star Game, I mean. Not the inflamed hip.Buster Posey’s .412 slugging percentage is the lowest of …

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Buster Posey will miss All-Star Game to get injection in right hip

Posey has hit a respectable .285/.367/.412 at the plate in 2018. But with only five home runs, his power has been down. He’s also played in only 74 …

Baseball

Buster Posey to miss All-Star Game to deal with hip injury

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants catcher Buster Posey will miss the All-Star Game because of a lingering right hip issue that needs an injection to calm the inflammation.<p>The hip has bothered him both hitting and catching off and on all season, so Posey is hopeful the time off will allow him to …

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Giants’ Brandon Crawford, Buster Posey are NL All-Stars; Belt can be voted in

In his eight seasons with the Giants, Brandon Crawford has felt a lot of love from the dozens of pitchers who have known that serving up a groundball to shortstop is a good way to go.<p>This year, fans across the country caught up and elected Crawford in a landslide to his first National League …

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Posey nabs Desmond at second | 07/04/2018 | MLB.com

Buster Posey throws Ian Desmond out at second on a delayed steal attempt, with the help of Brandon Crawford's tag in the 4th inning

Ian Desmond

Posey's double plates Belt | 07/03/2018 | MLB.com

Buster Posey doubles to center field, scoring a hustling Brandon Belt from first base to give the Giants a 2-0 lead in the 3rd

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Buster Posey still needs your votes!

Vote now! Don’t delay! Voting ends July 5, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET.!The All-Star Game is in two weeks and voting for the starters ends this Thursday, …

Major League Baseball

St. Louis Cardinals: Yadier Molina’s ongoing disrespect continues

The ongoing disrespect for St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina continues, with the future Hall of Famer overlooked once again in 2018.<p>St. Louis …

Sports

Posey’s All-Star vote lead narrows, Crawford’s hold remains strong

All-Star voting closes soon — help Buster Posey get there!If you want Buster Posey to start the All-Star game, then you’ll need to do a lot more …

San Francisco Giants

Buster Posey Visits Packard Children's Hospital Cancer Patients

Joined by his wife, Kristen, Buster gave out autographed hats and throwback Giants fanny packs during their visit.<p>PALO ALTO, CA — Buster Posey took …

Cancer

Posey's RBI knock | 06/22/2018 | MLB.com

Buster Posey rips a single up the middle, scoring Alen Hanson to extend the Giants' lead to 2-0 in the 8th inning

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MLB suspends Marlins pitcher Dan Straily, manager Don Mattingly for Buster Posey pitch

Miami Marlins pitcher Dan Straily received a five-game suspension and manager Don Mattingly was given one game for Tuesday's incident against the San Francisco Giants, Joe Torre, chief baseball officer for Major League Baseball, announced Thursday.<p>With warnings in place after Marlins outfielder …

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Dan Straily suspended five games, Don Mattingly one for throwing at Buster Posey

Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports that Marlins pitcher Dan Straily has been suspended five games and Don Mattingly one game for throwing …

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Marlins' Straily suspended 5 games, Mattingly for 1 game

NEW YORK (AP) — Miami pitcher Dan Straily has been suspended for five games for intentionally throwing a pitch at San Francisco's Buster Posey while warnings were in place for both teams.<p>Major League Baseball also suspended Marlins manager Don Mattingly for one game Thursday and fined Straily and …

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