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  1. Giants place Matt Cain on the disabled list, tab Chris Heston to start Sunday

    Aug 28, 2015, 8:35 PM EDT

    Chris Heston

    Chris Heston will return to the Giants’ rotation to replace the injured Matt Cain on Sunday.

  2. Mike Leake’s return from the disabled list has been delayed

    Aug 18, 2015, 10:47 AM EDT

    Mike Leake

    Leake made just one start for the Giants after they acquired the impending free agent from the Reds at the July 31 trade deadline.

  3. 2015 MLB Trade Deadline Tracker

    Jul 31, 2015, 4:15 PM EDT

    Detroit Tigers v Seattle Mariners

    We’re recapping all of the deals as they come down.

  4. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 8, 2015, 7:26 AM EDT

    Johnny Cueto

    Johnny Cueto could make a huge difference in the second half. Even if it isn’t for the Cincinnati Reds.

  5. Jose Fernandez strikes out six, hits a homer in his 2015 debut

    Jul 2, 2015, 2:30 PM EDT

    Jose Fernandez

    Not a bad return following Tommy John surgery.

  6. Giants welcome back Matt Cain for first start in 12 months

    Jul 2, 2015, 10:47 AM EDT

    Matt Cain AP

    And place Tim Lincecum on the disabled list.

  7. Matt Cain to make 2015 debut on Thursday

    Jun 30, 2015, 6:35 PM EDT

    Matt Cain

    Tim Lincecum will be placed on the disabled list with a forearm bruise to open a rotation spot.

  8. Tim Lincecum diagnosed with right forearm contusion

    Jun 27, 2015, 5:09 PM EDT

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 16:  Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Seattle Mariners during the game at AT&T Park on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

    Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum left Saturday’s start against the Rockies after he was hit in the throwing arm by a comebacker off the bat of D.J. LeMahieu with two outs in the second inning.

  9. Tim Lincecum in danger of losing his spot in the Giants’ rotation

    Jun 22, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT

    Tim Lincecum Giants

    Lincecum had the shortest start of his career Sunday.

  10. Jake Peavy to rejoin Giants’ rotation after one more rehab start

    Jun 20, 2015, 8:10 PM EDT

    Jake Peavy

    Jake Peavy will rejoin the Giants’ rotation soon and Matt Cain isn’t too far behind.

  11. Chris Heston throws fourth no-hitter in four years for Giants

    Jun 9, 2015, 10:12 PM EDT

    chris heston getty

    Chris Heston was a 12th-round pick in 2009 and entered play Tuesday with a 4.35 ERA and 1.38 WHIP in career major league 70 1/3 innings. But throw out all that stuff for now.

  12. Giants sign Kevin Correia to minor league contract

    Apr 7, 2015, 9:38 PM EDT

    kevin correia getty

    Correia was released by the Mariners at the end of spring training after posting a 16.88 ERA in three Cactus League appearances. The 34-year-old will act as orgnizational rotation depth for the Giants, who badly need it now that …

  13. Matt Cain lands on disabled list with more elbow troubles

    Apr 7, 2015, 7:37 PM EDT

    matt cain getty

    Cain was in line to pitch the Giants’ third regular-season game on Wednesday in Arizona, but 26-year-old right-hander Chris Heston has been recalled from Triple-A Fresno and will take the bump instead.

  14. Matt Cain diagnosed with a flexor tendon strain after feeling forearm tightness

    Apr 6, 2015, 8:43 PM EDT

    Matt Cain AP

    Cain was expected to start Wednesday against the Diamondbacks, but that’s up in the air now.

  15. 2015 Preview: San Francisco Giants

    Mar 20, 2015, 2:00 PM EDT

    Madison Bumgarner ,Buster Posey

    The Giants surprised last season with their third World Series title in the past five seasons. What are the chances of a repeat?

  16. Matt Cain feels good after first start since last July

    Mar 9, 2015, 6:35 PM EDT

    Matt Cain AP

    Cain had season-ending surgery last August to remove bone spurs from his right elbow as well as ankle surgery in September.

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

    Feb 24, 2015, 10:47 AM EDT

    Matt Cain

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

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

    Jan 22, 2015, 7:42 PM EDT

    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.

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

    Jan 21, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT

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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 …

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

    Dec 27, 2014, 11:01 AM EDT

    peavy getty

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

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

    Nov 6, 2014, 5:32 PM EDT

    Tim Lincecum

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

  22. Giants inhaling the air of superiority after Game 1

    Oct 22, 2014, 9:35 AM EDT

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

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