Jose Fernandez’s comeback required a comeback.
Steve Cishek blew another save after he loaded the bases and then gave up to runs, as the San Francisco Giants edged past the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Sunday.
Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants succeeded where no team had in 3 1/2 decades, winning Game 7 on the road for their third World Series title in five years.
Buster Posey and the Giants already know how to win in October – even without all this help from the St. Louis Cardinals.
A wild pitch, a wide throw and an 18-inning marathon
Major League Baseball sent a memo to teams and umpires clarifying this year’s experimental rule intended to limit collisions at home plate, saying runners should not be called safe if the ball clearly beats them.
The offense has made up for poor starting pitching during some of the San Francisco Giants’ recent surge and did just enough to get back in the game Friday night.
The Miami Marlins lost to the San Francisco Giants 6-4.
Three days after the death of his father, Barry Zito will take the mound as scheduled for the struggling San Francisco Giants.
Chris Coghlan snapped out of a season-long slump with a tiebreaking three-run homer off Tim Lincecum in the sixth inning Friday night, and the Miami Marlins rallied past the San Francisco Giants 7-6.