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  • Padres beat Giants, 6-4

    SAN DIEGO The defending World Series champions are coming home in a defensive posture. The Giants will raise a banner Monday after failing to post a winning record on their season-opening trip, which concluded with a 6-4 loss to the San Diego Padres on...
  • Where's the splash? Giants' AT&T Park no 'Splash Hit' mecca

    SAN FRANCISCO A few hours before the first-ever exhibition game at the Giants' new ballpark, even the famously light-hitting Bob Uecker was tempted to grab a bat. Standing near home plate during batting practice, the ex-catcher glanced toward the right-...
  • Padres pummel Bumgarner, Giants, 10-2

    SAN DIEGO The San Francisco Giants did not set up their pitching staff for Ryan Vogelsong to lace up his spikes on Madison Bumgarner's day to pitch. Then again, how much has gone to plan for the Giants in this first week of the season? The San Diego...
  • LEADING OFF: Shields-Bumgarner; Price vs Kluber on tap

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: ___ MA San Francisco's Madison Bumgarner, the MVP of the World Series, and San Diego's James Shields, who lost twice to MadBum in the Fall Classic, are scheduled to start against each...
  • Giants, Bumgarner beat Diamondbacks on opening day

    PHOENIX Madison Bumgarner rubbed up one baseball after another, shrinking them down to the size of eggs in his meaty hands. He stepped on the rubber with that doleful look of his and kept busting those mule-kicking cutters on the hands of opposing...
  • Play ball! Kershaw, Trout, Bumgarner all set for opening day

    No team lost more games in spring training than the champion San Francisco Giants, hardly any pitcher struggled more than World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner. So what? Throw out those stats — it's time to play ball for real. Come Monday, Clayton...
  • LEADING OFF: Hurry up, it's opening day! Aces and A-Rod, too

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: ___ SPEED IT UP Major League Baseball's new pace of play rules are in effect. We'll see whether Red Sox slugger David Ortiz can stick in the batter's box when Boston visits Philadelphia....
  • Try This Test Of Your Baseball Knowledge

    Try This Test Of Your Baseball Knowledge
    Visiting a struggling pitcher on the mound, Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver advised, "If you know how to cheat, start now." Be advised that Googling is cheating as you try to identify: 1. The player who compiled at least 400 total bases in five...
  • Preparation and perspiration go hand in hand with Cubs' Jon Lester

    Preparation and perspiration go hand in hand with Cubs' Jon Lester
    After concluding his final tuneup of spring training Tuesday, Jon Lester was asked to elaborate on how much time he would devote to his opening night start against the Cardinals. "How much time do you got?" Lester replied. Lester said he always...
  • Padres positioned to make big noise in NL West after whirlwind winter

    Padres positioned to make big noise in NL West after whirlwind winter
    These should be the big, bold, brash San Diego Padres. They always could pitch. Now they can hit. Now they can win. You do not import an entire outfield of sluggers — Matt Kemp, Wil Myers and Justin Upton — and talk gingerly of hoping to...
  • Pujols homers in Angels' 3-2 spring training win over Giants

    Pujols homers in Angels' 3-2 spring training win over Giants
    Angels 3, San Francisco 2 AT THE PLATE: With the possible exception of Josh Rutledge at second base, the lineup Mike Scioscia started Sunday is likely to be the one he takes into the season. But it didn't do much against the Giants. Albert Pujols hit...