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Lincecum Tosses Second No-Hitter Against San Diego in Less Than a Year

June 25, 2014 | 4:03 pm

Lincecum Tosses Second No-Hitter Against San Diego in Less Than a Year

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Pitcher is only the second in franchise history (with Christy Mathewson) to throw two no-hitters.

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San Jose Rep Play Skewers Venture Capitalists, Male Baseball Fans (and Pablo Sandoval)

April 2, 2014 | 1:47 pm

San Jose Rep Play Skewers Venture Capitalists, Male Baseball Fans (and Pablo Sandoval)

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Global warming, Silicon Valley and an S.F. Giant are all covered in a production opening Wednesday night.

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Despite Keith Olbermann, I Still Dig Barry Bonds

March 18, 2014 | 11:58 am

Despite Keith Olbermann, I Still Dig Barry Bonds

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The sports pundit rants against the Giants’ recent embrace of Bonds, but one fan remembers the slugger fondly.

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San Francisco Giants Re-Sign Pitcher Tim Lincecum

October 22, 2013 | 3:26 pm

San Francisco Giants Re-Sign Pitcher Tim Lincecum

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Former Cy Young Award winner will take a pay cut in two-year contract reportedly worth $35 million.

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Class Act: Barry Zito’s Farewell to San Francisco Giants Fans

October 14, 2013 | 6:39 pm

Class Act: Barry Zito’s Farewell to San Francisco Giants Fans

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After seven years marked mostly by disappointment and criticism, the departing pitcher offers thanks.

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San Francisco Police: Man Killed in Fight Between Dodgers, Giants Fans

September 26, 2013 | 1:50 pm

San Francisco Police: Man Killed in Fight Between Dodgers, Giants Fans

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Two men were arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing near the ballpark after the Giants’ game.

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So Long Brian Wilson: 9 Great Off-the-Field Performances From The Beard

July 31, 2013 | 2:31 pm

So Long Brian Wilson: 9 Great Off-the-Field Performances From The Beard

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This in today from now former Giant Brian Wilson over The Twitter … Came across an old little league photo from when we won states #coachscully pic.twitter.com/uvvJCKweR7 — Brian Wilson (@BrianWilson38) July 31, 2013 Those are some Dodger legends by the way … Koufax, Valenzuela, Jackie Robinson. Wilson will have some way to go before […]

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Brian Wilson Signs With Dodgers

July 30, 2013 | 11:43 am

Brian Wilson Signs With Dodgers

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Will the indignities of 2013 never cease? If it wasn’t enough that the likable, nay, saintly Giants are in last place and the avaricious. buy-the-pennant Dodgers are in first, multiple sources reported today that Brian Wilson, the popular former (or is that formerly popular?) San Francisco closer has signed a minor league contract with L.A. […]

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Obama Welcomes (Last Place) Giants at White House

July 29, 2013 | 10:20 am

Obama Welcomes (Last Place) Giants at White House

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In some ways, President Obama and the San Francisco Giants are having the same season: lots of promise coming out of November, and then … well think of the Republicans as the Dodgers to keep the analogy going. On Monday, the president welcomed the Giants to the White House to hail their 2012 World Series […]

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Hunter Pence-Yasiel Puig All-Star Vote Now Officially Determines North/South Calif. Divide

July 8, 2013 | 3:43 pm

Hunter Pence-Yasiel Puig All-Star Vote Now Officially Determines North/South Calif. Divide

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So where exactly does Northern California end and Southern California begin? Wikipedia says: ” ‘Southern California‘ is not a formal geographic designation and definitions of what constitutes southern California vary.’ ” (Likewise, “Northern California” is not a formal geographic designation, but in terms of state of mind, we like to think if you find yourself […]

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