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Former Royals No. 1 Pick Luke Hochevar Retires, Notable Draft Classmates Remain

Former No. 1 pick and Royals pitcher Luke Hochevar has retired from baseball, he told MLB.com on Monday. The 34-year-old right-hander underwent …

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The best all-time General Managers: #21 Brian Sabean

The countdown of the best all-time general managers has come to #21, an architect of multiple World Series champions in a short time period.<p><b>San</b> …

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Barry Bonds' Giants No. 25 'unofficially retired' years before jersey retirement

Barry Bonds' Giants No. 25 'unofficially retired' years before jersey retirement<p>SAN FRANCISCO — In a back room in the home clubhouse at AT&T Park, …

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Pittsburgh Pirates at San Francisco Giants Box Score, August 11, 2007 | Baseball

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After being demoted to Mariners bullpen, how can Felix Hernandez re-invent himself?

In demoting Felix Hernandez on Thursday, Mariners manager Scott Servais did what everyone knew he had to do – including, I’d suspect, Felix Hernandez …

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5 years ago, Tim Lincecum pitched his last great game that wasn’t a no-hitter

Here we go. Five years ago today, Tim Lincecum pitched his last incredible game that wasn’t a no-hitter. Using Bill James’ Game Score, which you can …

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Kurtenbach: There’s no good reason to object to Barry Bonds’ number retirement

Look out onto the wall beyond right-center field fence AT&T Park — a place only one man could ever seem to hit it — and you’ll see his name.<p>Walk past …

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San Francisco Giants Offense Putting Nail in Coffin for 2018 Season

The San Francisco Giants are again blowing leads at the worst possible time.<p>On Monday and Tuesday against the Houston Astros, the San Francisco …

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Everything changed 26 years ago

You already knew that once upon a time, the Giants were set to move to Tampa Bay. Owner Bob Lurie couldn’t get Bay Area taxpayers to foot the bill …

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San Francisco Giants waste a gem by Dereck Rodriguez, lose to Houston Astros

<b>AT&T Park —</b> Will Smith needed one more out to preserve the best starting pitching performance the San Francisco Giants have gotten this year from …

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Goldschmidt slugs 200th career HR vs. Giants

PHOENIX -- Paul Goldschmidt hit career homer No. 200 in the first inning of Friday night's game against the Giants at Chase Field.<p>With one out in the …

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Texas Rangers Podcasts | Texas Rangers

8/1/18: Spitballin' | Ben Rogers & Jared Sandler<p>Ben & Jared take a look at the Rangers' newest additions following the July 31 Trade …

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Giants storm Diamondbacks, 8-1

There was a wild sandstorm outside Chase Field and a wild night of offense inside.Tonight was an <i>Odd Couple</i> game featuring ornery left-hander Madison …

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How Trevor Bauer Became an MLB Superstar—and Threw a Ball 117 MPH

In 2016, with the Cleveland Indians in the midst of a postseason run that would ultimately carry them to Game 7 of the World Series, right-hander Trevor Bauer mangled his pinkie finger with a drone.<p>At the time, it seemed plausible that would be Bauer's legacy: the drone guy.<p>He'd never posted a …

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New Yorker cover artist Mark Ulriksen at Modernism

There are many more “art worlds” than the pedants might lead us to believe, and they don’t all center on museums and galleries. One of the more …

Art

Allard to make big league debut on Tuesday

Kolby Allard is getting the call to the big leagues.<p>Allard, a 20-year-old left-hander, will make his Major League debut for the Braves on Tuesday …

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Johnny Cueto likely headed back to DL with elbow issues

<i>PROGRAMMING NOTE: NBC Sports Bay Area is looking back at the Giants' 60 Memorable Moments since the franchise moved from New York to San Francisco.</i> …

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POLL: Giants Memorable Moments -- Cain's Perfect Game vs 1997 NL West title

<i>PROGRAMMING NOTE: NBC Sports Bay Area is looking back at the Giants' 60 Memorable Moments since the franchise moved from New York to San Francisco.</i> …

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SAN FRANCISCO — At the beginning of Saturday’s Wall of Fame ceremony, it was revealed that the Giants have changed the qualifications for the honor. If you won three rings, you are now eligible, which opens the door for members of the Core Four who helped the Giants get through all those Octobers.

Matt Cain, Ryan Vogelsong and Brian Wilson go up on Wall of Fame<p>Alex Pavlovic<p>SAN FRANCISCO — At the beginning of Saturday’s Wall of Fame ceremony, it …

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SAN FRANCISCO — In early May, Johnny Cueto flew to Florida to see Dr. James Andrews. He was sure he was going to be told he needed Tommy John surgery. Instead, Dr. Andrews presented Cueto with what the right-hander believed was a miracle. Dr. Andrews told him to rest. He told him he could keep pitching after a break. On Saturday night, the Giants and the pitcher came to the awful conclusion that Cueto cannot keep pitching, at least not right now.

Johnny Cueto to see doctors, says he still feels pain in right elbow<p>AP<p>SAN FRANCISCO — In early May, Johnny Cueto flew to Florida to see Dr. James …

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Newcomb falls 1 out shy of no-no in Braves' win

ATLANTA -- Sean Newcomb knew something was brewing in the seventh inning in what would become a tantalizingly close run at history in the Braves' …

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The top 10 moments from Wilson, Cain and Vogelsong’s Wall of Fame ceremony

SAN FRANCISCO–The Giants unveiled three new plaques outside of AT&T Park Saturday, honoring a trio of players that led the franchise to World Series …

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San Francisco Giants 60 Seasons from Worst To Greatest: 40-35

As we continuing counting down the 60 seasons of San Francisco Giants baseball from worst to greatest, we have finally reached the winning seasons in …

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Giants Wall of Fame adds 3 with more to come

SAN FRANCISCO -- With Saturday's induction ceremony, right-handers Matt Cain, Ryan Vogelsong and Brian Wilson became the first members of the Giants' …

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Matt Cain, Ryan Vogelsong, and Brian Wilson on the Giants Wall of Fame

Later today, you’ll be able to watch the Giants honor Matt Cain, Ryan Vogelsong, and Brian Wilson for their years of Giantsness with spots on the …

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Giants CEO Larry Baer: 'We're gonna be a buyer if we can be a buyer'

Giants CEO Larry Baer: 'We're gonna be a buyer if we can be a buyer'<p>USATSI<p>The non-waiver MLB trade deadline is rapidly approaching as teams must make …

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Types of players I wish were on this Giants team

The Giants have been a lot of things this season - they’ve been winners, they’ve been losers, they’ve been fun, they’ve been un-fun. In theory, this …

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One step forward, one step back for Giants: Longoria activated, Belt to DL

One step forward, one step back for Giants: Longoria activated, Belt to DL<p>SAN FRANCISCO -- It was one step forward, one step back for the Giants …

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Should the Giants look into selling at MLB trade deadline?

Should the Giants look into selling at MLB trade deadline?<p>USATSI<p>SAN FRANCISCO — The Giants will welcome the Brewers to AT&T Park this weekend for a …

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POLL: Giants Memorable Moments -- Cain's Perfect Game vs Sanchez's no-hitter

POLL: Giants Memorable Moments -- Cain's Perfect Game vs Sanchez's no-hitter<p>AP<p><i>PROGRAMMING NOTE: NBC Sports Bay Area is looking back at the Giants' 60</i> …

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