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  1. Giants expect Matt Cain to be ready for Opening Day after elbow and ankle surgeries

    Feb 24, 2015, 10:47 AM EST

    Matt Cain

    At age 30 he’s owed $67.5 million for the next three years.

  2. Giants and Ryan Vogelsong working toward a one-year deal

    Jan 22, 2015, 7:42 PM EST

    Ryan Vogelsong

    It appeared that Ryan Vogelsong was closing in on a deal with the Astros just a couple of days ago, but the Giants jumped back into the mix last night and now it looks like a reunion will happen.

  3. Ryan Vogelsong “shifts course” on Astros, now “in serious discussions” with the Giants

    Jan 21, 2015, 11:02 PM EST

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    Free agent starter Ryan Vogelsong was said to be working on a deal with the Astros and even traveled to Houston on Monday to meet with team officials. But it appears those negotiations have suddenly collapsed. From the Twitter account of FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal …

  4. Jake Peavy discusses his decision to stay with the Giants

    Dec 27, 2014, 11:01 AM EST

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    The Giants finalized their new two-year, $24 million contract with Jake Peavy this week.

  5. Tim Lincecum will probably head back to the Giants rotation in 2015

    Nov 6, 2014, 5:32 PM EST

    Tim Lincecum

    There will be a slot for him. The Giants probably hope he can fill it.

  6. Giants inhaling the air of superiority after Game 1

    Oct 22, 2014, 9:35 AM EST

    Giants, Hunter Pence bring down the house in Kansas City. It may be a sign of things to come.

  7. So, if you’re not a fan of the Royals or Giants, who ya got?

    Oct 17, 2014, 7:26 AM EST

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    A handy checklist to help you decide who to root for in the Fall Classic

  8. Matt Cain underwent ankle surgery to remove a bone spur

    Sep 27, 2014, 9:35 PM EST

    Matt Cain

    Matt Cain went under the knife again, this time to remove a bone spur in his right ankle.

  9. Madison Bumgarner gets everything but “Buster Hug” in dominant win

    Aug 27, 2014, 9:45 AM EST

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    “That game was probably more impressive than a lot of no-hitters.”

  10. Money, money, money (and Bud Selig’s nirvana)

    Aug 26, 2014, 4:46 PM EST

    Bud Selig

    Here at the end of his tenure, baseball is closer to Selig’s nirvana than perhaps ever before.

  11. Matt Cain to have season-ending surgery

    Aug 4, 2014, 5:03 PM EST

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    A lost season ends for the Giants’ righty.

  12. Giants manager Bruce Bochy doesn’t expect Matt Cain to pitch again this year

    Aug 1, 2014, 8:35 PM EST

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    Matt Cain hasn’t made a decision on elbow surgery, but Giants manager Bruce Bochy doesn’t expect him to pitch again this year.

  13. No ligament damage in Matt Cain’s elbow, but he’s dealing with “loose bodies”

    Jul 31, 2014, 6:16 PM EST

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    Matt Cain’s ulnar collateral ligament has checked out fine, but he’s dealing with “loose bodies” in his throwing elbow and it’s unclear when he’ll pitch again.

  14. Matt Cain is going to pay a visit to Dr. Andrews

    Jul 29, 2014, 5:31 PM EST

    Miami Marlins v San Francisco Giants

    No ballplayer wants to fly to Birmingham, Alabama during the season for a very, very good reason.

  15. No progress for Matt Cain in recovery from elbow injury

    Jul 26, 2014, 8:40 PM EST

    Matt Cain

    The Giants picked up Jake Peavy for a reason — Matt Cain hasn’t been progressing as expected from his elbow injury.

  16. No one is sure when Matt Cain will pitch for the Giants again

    Jul 22, 2014, 11:50 AM EST

    Matt Cain

    After letting Matt Cain pitch (poorly) through a “cranky” elbow since spring training the Giants finally shut him down yesterday, placing him on the disabled list with elbow inflammation.

  17. Giants finally decide to stop letting Matt Cain pitch through a “cranky” elbow

    Jul 21, 2014, 12:16 PM EST

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    Playing through an injury: Still a really, really bad idea.

  18. Matt Cain has been pitching through a “cranky” elbow since spring training

    Jul 18, 2014, 7:14 PM EST

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    Cain, who apparently never reveals much of anything to reporters about his health status, said only: “I’m feeling like I’m feeling.”

  19. Matt Cain identifies biggest struggle in lackluster year

    Jun 24, 2014, 11:51 AM EST

    Matt Cain

    What could have been a turn-around start in a disappointing season for Matt Cain quickly turned into another bad loss.

  20. The Giants and Royals were scouting Jeff Samardzija last night

    Jun 18, 2014, 11:33 AM EST

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    The hottest property at the trade deadline is being scouted by contenders.

  21. Giants are “showing strong interest” in Jeff Samardzija

    Jun 15, 2014, 1:03 PM EST

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    Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reported Saturday afternoon that the Cubs have already been in trade talks with multiple teams about ace right-hander Jeff Samardzija. Some of those calls have apparently come from San Francisco.

  22. Giants activate Matt Cain from the disabled list for Friday’s start

    Jun 6, 2014, 6:15 PM EST

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    The Giants get a familiar face back from the disabled list just in time to make tonight’s start against the Mets.

  23. Matt Cain cleared to return to Giants’ rotation Friday

    Jun 4, 2014, 7:59 PM EST

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    Matt Cain has been cleared to return to the Giants’ starting rotation on Friday after missing two turns due to a mild hamstring strain.

  24. Ruben Tejada follows Ben Revere’s lead, homers to end MLB’s longest drought

    May 31, 2014, 9:40 PM EST

    Ruben Tejada

    Ruben Tejada shocked the baseball world by homering on Saturday against the Phillies.

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