Although San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner lost his bid for a perfect game in the eighth inning of Tuesday's contest against the Colorado Rockies, he was still able to complete a one-hit shutout, striking out 13 battersShow More Summary
Last night, Madison Bumgarner was about as perfect as one can be without actually pitching a perfect game. In nine innings against the suck-ass Rockies, Bumgarner allowed one hit and struck out 13 batters while throwing just 103 pitches. And he did it by adhering to a very simple formula: Throw a lot of strikes, and throw a lot of fastballs. Read more...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner is throwing a perfect game through seven innings against the Colorado Rockies.
Madison Bumgarner pitched a one-hitter and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 3-0 on Tuesday night to snap a three-game losing streak.
Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner has lost his bid for a perfect game on a leadoff double in the eighth inning by Colorado's Justin Morneau.
Bumgarner still stuck out the side in the eighth inning and leads 2-0. San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner was six outs from making history on Tuesday night but Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau spoiled his perfect game with...Show More Summary
The Giants ace is dealing against Colorado and is now six outs away from a perfect game. Giants ace Madison Bumgarner is working on a signature start against the Rockies on Tuesday night at AT&T Park in San Francisco. Bumgarner has a...Show More Summary
Giants ace Madison Bumgarner is working on a signature start against the Rockies on Tuesday night at AT&T Park in San Francisco. Bumgarner has a perfect game through seven innings, just six outs away from the 24th perfect game in major...Show More Summary
Still trying to get themselves back in the mix in the NL East, the Mets lost ground as they kept their two biggest and most consistent bats out the starting lineup against Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner.
Madison Bumgarner pitched a two-hitter and Hunter Pence homered twice to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 9-0 win over the New York Mets on Sunday.
Vance Worley tossed a four-hitter for his first career shutout, and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded Madison Bumgarner early in a 5-0 win over the struggling San Francisco Giants on Monday night.
Last night's game between the Giants and Phillies was interrupted by a rain delay in the 4th inning that lasted nearly an hour. Under normal circumstances, this would have been a good time to just abandon watching the game altogether, but Madison Bumgarner was on the mound for the Giants, and that made sticking out the delay worthwhile. Read more...
San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner earned a piece of history Sunday, becoming just the second pitcher in MLB history to hit two grand slams in a season, per ESPN Stats & Info. Long known as one of the more respectable batters...Show More Summary
San Francisco Giants Buster Posey and Madison Bumgarner slugged their way into history on Sunday, becoming the first batterymates to hit grand slams in the same game as the Giants defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks, 8-4. Bumgarner also became the first pitcher since 1966 to hit two grand slams in the same season. Show More Summary
San Francisco Giants teammates Madison Bumgarner and Buster Posey made MLB history today against the Diamondbacks by becoming the first starting pitcher-catcher pair to ever hit grand slams in one game. Read more...
Sunday was a day for impressive home runs with Joey Gallo putting on a show in the Futures Game and Madison Bumgarner giving himself plenty of run support. Unfortunately, the Futures Game had to compete with the World Cup -- and Major...Show More Summary
Buster Posey and Madison Bumgarner have formed a very effective battery this year and they both can do some damage at the plate too. Madison Bumgarner is having another solid year on the mound this season and he proved Sunday that he can also do damage at the plate. Show More Summary
Madison Bumgarner became the first pitcher in 48 years to hit two grand slams in a season, and Buster Posey also hit a slam Sunday that boosted the San Francisco Giants over the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-4.
In the 5th inning of the San Francisco Giants' clash with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday, Buster Posey hit a grand slam to bring the score to 4-1 in favor of the Giants. That was just the first of the day for San Francisco. In the...Show More Summary
Put him in, Tulo. Madison Bumgarner wants to hit it deep. According to the San Jose Mercury News' Alex Pavlovic (via Dan Wohl of MLB.com), the San Francisco Giants starting pitcher is lobbying NL Home Run Derby captain Troy Tulowitzki...Show More Summary