Aug 4, 2014, 5:03 PM EDT
A lost season ends for the Giants’ righty.
Aug 1, 2014, 8:35 PM EDT
Matt Cain hasn’t made a decision on elbow surgery, but Giants manager Bruce Bochy doesn’t expect him to pitch again this year.
Jul 31, 2014, 6:16 PM EDT
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.
Jul 29, 2014, 5:31 PM EDT
No ballplayer wants to fly to Birmingham, Alabama during the season for a very, very good reason.
Jul 26, 2014, 8:40 PM EDT
The Giants picked up Jake Peavy for a reason — Matt Cain hasn’t been progressing as expected from his elbow injury.
Jul 22, 2014, 11:50 AM EDT
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.
Jul 21, 2014, 12:16 PM EDT
Playing through an injury: Still a really, really bad idea.
Jul 18, 2014, 7:14 PM EDT
Cain, who apparently never reveals much of anything to reporters about his health status, said only: “I’m feeling like I’m feeling.”
Jun 24, 2014, 11:51 AM EDT
What could have been a turn-around start in a disappointing season for Matt Cain quickly turned into another bad loss.
Jun 18, 2014, 11:33 AM EDT
The hottest property at the trade deadline is being scouted by contenders.
Jun 15, 2014, 1:03 PM EDT
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.
Jun 6, 2014, 6:15 PM EDT
The Giants get a familiar face back from the disabled list just in time to make tonight’s start against the Mets.
Jun 4, 2014, 7:59 PM EDT
Matt Cain has been cleared to return to the Giants’ starting rotation on Friday after missing two turns due to a mild hamstring strain.
May 31, 2014, 9:40 PM EDT
Ruben Tejada shocked the baseball world by homering on Saturday against the Phillies.
May 30, 2014, 6:05 PM EDT
The Giants hoped Matt Cain would feel well enough to start on Saturday against the Cardinals, but the team scratched him due to lingering discomfort in his hamstring. Yusmeiro Petit will start in his place.
May 29, 2014, 10:15 PM EDT
Matt Cain strained his right hamstring last Wednesday.
May 25, 2014, 10:24 AM EDT
Giants right-hander Matt Cain had to cut a bullpen session short on Saturday afternoon due to lingering discomfort in his right hamstring and now Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com reports that he has been scratched from his next turn in the San Francisco starting rotation, Monday against the Cubs.
May 21, 2014, 11:22 PM EDT
Giants right-hander Matt Cain was removed after three innings Wednesday night against the Rockies after suffering a right hamstring strain on his final pitch of the top of the third. This according to CSNBayArea.com’s Andrew Baggarly.
May 16, 2014, 6:48 AM EDT
YOU get a walkoff! And YOU get a walkoff! And YOU get a walkoff!
May 10, 2014, 2:29 PM EDT
Barring another sandwich-related injury, Matt Cain will start against the Dodgers this afternoon.
May 9, 2014, 11:45 PM EDT
The Giants saw one of their most productive hitters succumb to a hand injury on Friday night.
May 6, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT
More shocking details emerge over Matt Cain’s sandwich injury.
May 5, 2014, 6:59 PM EDT
Matt Cain injured his right index finger last Tuesday while trying to cut a sandwich.
May 4, 2014, 8:30 PM EDT
The Giants placed starter Matt Cain on the disabled list retroactive to April 24 with a cut on his finger.
May 1, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT
Matt Cain was scratched from his scheduled Tuesday start after cutting his right index finger while making a sandwich in the Giants clubhouse hours before the first pitch, but for now at least the team is planning on him rejoining the rotation Monday.
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