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The San Francisco Giants were defeated by the New York Yankees on July 22 by a score of 3 to 2. The venue was Yankee Stadium with 45,304 fans present to enjoy the game. The Giants starting pitcher was Madison Bumgarner, followed by relievers Osich, and Romo. The Giants scored in the 7th & 8th innings. Three errors by Brandon Crawford contributed to the loss. Bumgarner threw 115 pitches and 75 strikes. Osich threw 16 pitches and 10 strikes followed by Romo with 10 pitches and 6 strikes. The New York runs were in the first, second, and 8th innings.
The San Francisco Giants are on the start of their first road trip after the ALL STAR break. The Giants travel first to San Diego for a three game series on July 14, 15 and 16. The Giants then fly east to play the Red Sox on July 18 & 19 followed by the New York Yankees for three games starting on July 21.
Multiple opportunities to enter the “bucket list” race are available through a series of random drawings and special categories
Registration to enter a series of random drawings for the 2017 Big Sur International Marathon begins Friday, July 15.
Due to its continued popularity, the Big Sur Marathon offers various opportunities to earn a space in the April 30, 2017 race. These include drawings for groups and couples, loyalty runners, Monterey County residents and “bucket list” or first-timer entrants. In addition, a ‘last chance’ drawing will be held once all selected runners have completed registration. Read more…»
The Giants defeated Arizona by a score of four to nothing on July 10 and remain in first place in the National League West ahead of the Dodgers. The Giants record is now 57 wins and 33 loses. Madison Bumgarner threw a one hitter and matched his best of 14 strikeouts in a game. Brandon Crawford leads the Giants with 61 RBI. See full details and images of the sweep in the next print issue. Stay tuned.
The Giants defeated the Rockies on July 6 and held their opponent to a single run. Johnny Cueto now has a career
high of ten straight wins. Cueto also hit a single in the second inning. Buster Posey hit his 11th home run of the season.
07.6.16 COL vs. SF – Boxscore
Madison Bumgarner set to take the mound tonight against the visiting Rockies. Giants hope to
hand the Rockies their seventh straight loss. With yesterdays win the Rockies lost their last 6 games.
Pence, Duffy and Panik remain on the disabled list.
The S.F Giants defeated Arizona by a score of five to four after 11 innings of play. The Giants runs were scored in the third, fourth and 11th innings. There were 26,171 fans in attendance.
The Giants starting pitcher Albert Suarez was optioned back to the River Cats. The wining pitcher was Josh Osich. Brandon Belt hit his 10th home run against Arizona. Serigo Romo has returned to the Giants’s roster.
The Dodgers kept pace by sweeping the Rockies who lost to the Giants today on July 4th back at At&T . Stay tuned for images and the full game report in the next print edition.
The S.F. Giants defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks by a score of 6 to 4 on July 1 in Arizona. The Giants’s starting pitcher was Johnny Cueto with Trevor Brown catching. The game was close in the bottom of the ninth. Key double play defense between Brandon Crawford and Brandon Belt on first stopped the Arizona base runners. The Giants continue to lead the National League West with a record of 51 wins and 31 losses. The Giants announced that on July 1 2007 Barry Bonds had his 2,900th hit as the Giants defeated Arizona by a score of 13-0.
The S.F. Giants announced on June 29 that Joe Panik was placed on the seven day disabled list due to a concussion suffered on June 18 when he was struck in the head by a pitch thrown by Tampa Bays’s pitcher Matt Moore.
Both the S.F. Giants and the L.A. Dodgers lost on June 25. The Giants remain in first place with a record of 48 wins and 28 losses and play their final game of the series with Philadelphia today, June 26.
Oakland plays at AT&T park next starting on Monday for a series of two games at home and two in Oakland.
The Dodgers announced on June 26 that they are 7 games back from first place in the N.L. Western Division.
- Bob Silverman
CWAC 2016 California Women’s Amateur Championship To be Played July 26 through July 30. The deadline to register for this year’s Championship is July 1, 2016. The venue will be Quail Lodge for all but the event’s final round which this year is set for Pebble Beach. Read more…»
The S.F. Giants defeated the Philadelphia Phillies by a score of 5 to 4 on June 24th at AT&T Park before 42, 238 fans. The Giants runs were scored in the first and seventh inning. The starting pitcher for the Giants was Jack Peavy. The winning pitcher was Giants reliever Josh Osich. The Giants announced in a post game press release that Brandon Belt was responsible for three RBIs and that Belt has reached base safely in 23 of his last 24 games. The Giants remain in first place in the Western Division with a record of 48 wins and 27 losses.
The Giants announced today that an MRI confirmed that Matt Duffy has a left Achilles Strain and is on the 15 day disabled list. The injury happened last Sunday at Tampa as he stepped on third base in the seventh inning. Mac Williamson has been recalled. Conor Gillespie will start at third base today in Pittsburg for the Giants.
The S.F. Giants announced that on June 20, 1950 that the New York Giants signed 20 year old outfielder Willie Mays.
The S.F. Giants defeated the Tampa Bay Rays by a score of 6 to four on June 18th. The stand out play that gave the Giants the win was a home run hit by Joe Panik in the top of the ninth inning with two Giants on base. The home run was Panik’s 7th of the 2016 season. Joe Panik is the Giants’ staring second baseman and second in the batting order today with the lead off batter being center fielder Denard Span.
Today’s Boxscore-26 June 18
The San Francisco Giants defeated the Tampa Rays by a score of five to one. Giants starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija played the entire nine innings in Florida before 40,135 fans. The Giants scored 2 runs in the first inning. The sole Ray run was in the bottom of the 9th.
By Bob Silverman: The San Francisco Giants made the following roster moves prior to tonight’s game against Tampa Bay: Read more…»
The Giants defeated the Brewers on June 15 by a score of ten to one. The winning
pitcher was Johnny Cueto. Chris Stratton pitched in relief. Matt Cain might be back on the
disabled list. Stay tuned.
Per our Giants Update correspondent, Bob Silverman: The GIANTS issued a press release on June 12 announcing that there will be a moment of silence prior to game tonight.
The draft ran from June 9 through June 11. The Giants drafted a total of 39 players. Included were 23 pitchers. Five of the players were drafted from the high school graduates and the rest were from the college level.The Giants announced the results in their June 11 2016 press release.
Giants: Johnny Cueto.
Dodgers Clayton Kershaw. Buster Posey catching for S.F.
Good news for GIANTS fans. The Rockies defeat the Dodgers at home on June 6. Giants can add to their lead over the second place Dodgers by a win on June 7 when they host the Red Sox. The Dodgers come to town to face the Giants this weekend. Great action at home for the Giants this week.
S.Romo is pitching for the San Jose Giants as part of his rehabilitation. Hunter Pence to have torn hamstring tendon removed. Several months on DL and rehab. ahead. Watch for J. Parker in the Giants right field this week.
- Bob Silverman
With a swim from Lovers Point Beach, a ride through Pebble Beach, and a trail run leading to the Monterey Bay Aquarium, the Triathlon at Pacific Grove offers one of the most breath-taking courses triathlon has to offer. On the weekend of June 11-12, Tri-California Events will host Olympic and Sprint distance races as well as a 5K and 10k, all taking place along gorgeous coastal vistas. The Triathlon at Pacific Grove has been a destination race for many elite and amateur triathletes simply for the opportunity to race on its stunning California coastline. Read more…»
By Jan Austin
In the early morning hours of June 12, 2016, three yoga friends, Jody Emerson Quintana, Lance Wright and Gina Puccinelli will undertake the Sprint Distance events of the 2016 Triathlon at Pacific Grove as a team. Read more…»
The wrong photo was linked to our Giants Update column on June 3, 2016. The photo captioned Jack Haitt was actually Jim Ray Hart. We regret the error. Here is the correct photo:
Local run/walk offers an opportunity to pay tribute to a loved one
Run in the name of love with, or for, your dad this Father’s Day. A special tribute race commemorating dads, moms, kids and anyone who’s special in your life, will be held in Carmel-by-the-Sea on Sunday morning, June 19. Read more…»
Giants defeat the Braves six to nothing on June 2. Madison Bumgarner was the winning pitcher. Giants lost
a costly game on June 1. Hunter Pence was injured and placed on the 15 day disabled list. Read more…»
Zack Miller of Pacific Grove qualified for the Central Coast Section Finals next Friday evening, May 27, at Gilroy High School. Miller started the day with a massive school record in the 400 meter dash with a time of 48.55. His old best was 49.85 and the old school record by Tyrell Moss was 49.4 set in 1951.
Miller is the number one seed in the 400 meter final. He followed that up with a personal record of 21-11, good for 4th best. He completed the day with a solid 200 meter time of 22.25, second best of the day. No other Breaker team members advanced beyond the trials. Link for full results is below.
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Till May 22 California will again host The Amgen Tour of California, the largest professional cycling race in North America. This is an 8-day race featuring the same teams and riders that will compete in this year’s Tour de France. Stage 4 will start in Morro Bay on Wednesday, May 18 at 10:10 a.m. and finish at the Mazda Raceway at Laguna Seca at 3:45 p.m. The entire race caravan is about one mile in length. The race moves at 25-30 mph so it should pass by any given point in about 5 minutes. CHP will accompany the race and make every effort to minimize the impact on the residents, businesses, and traffic. Read more…»