Sunday a banner day for hitting pitchers

Monday, August 17th, 2015

For one day, pitchers with bats told the designated hitter rule to suck it. Two aces, the Dodgers' Zach Greinke and the Giants' Madison Bumgarner, helped their own cause with home runs on Sunday. Bumgarner blasted his fourth home run of the season and also added a double in a 5-0 win ...

Don’t look now but Madison Bumgarner is heating up

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Last October, San Francisco Giants lefty Madison Bumgarner went on an insane roll to absolutely dominate the postseason. During the playoffs he went 4-1 with a save, a 1.03 ERA, 0.65 WHIP, two shutouts and 45 strikeouts in 52.2 innings while leading the Giants to a World Series title. Don't ...

World Series MVP presentation stolen by ‘Chevy Guy’

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

You would think nothing could overshadow the magnificence of Madison Bumgarner's World Series MVP performance -- but somehow the trophy presentation took the cake. Bumgarner's 5-inning relief appearance in Game 7 capped off a World Series effort that legends are made of: 21 innings, 1 run, nine hits, 17 strikeouts and ...

Madison Bumgarner Had A Rough Night

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

In case you haven't noticed, we tend to revel in the misfortunes of others around here. Tuesday night provided yet another opportunity to do just that. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner just didn't have it Tuesday night. The 21-year-old left-hander got absolutely blasted by the Minnesota Twins. Seriously, the ...

The San Francisco Giants Are Doing Just Great

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

So remember last October when the San Francisco Giants were busy winning a World Series championship? Well it's good that you do, because apparently they've forgotten all about it. Or at least, how to play like that. In the span of the season's first five contests, the Giants have dropped four, ...

MLB Trade Deadline: All The Latest Rumors (UPDATED)

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Information is coming fast and furious as we near Saturday's non-waiver trade deadline in Major League Baseball. We'll just get right into what's going on at this hour. Berkman headed to the Bronx Multiple reports are now saying that the New York Yankees have a deal in place to acquire Houston Astros ...