Bumgarner, who batted in Oakland last month instead of the San Francisco Giants using a designated hitter, was limited to the mound at Yankee Stadium.
All-Star slugger Wil Myers hit his 20th home run and Adam Rosales also connected off Madison Bumgarner, powering the San Diego Padres to a 4-1 victory Friday night against the major league-leading San Francisco Giants.
There was some debate at Bleacher Report's MLB Team of the Week headquarters about whether to include All-Star Game stats. After all, with home-field advantage in the World Series on the line, it's more than a meaningless exhibition. After...Show More Summary
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Monday’s Say Hey, Baseball includes the lowdown on the Home Run Derby, Madison Bumgarner’s near-no-no, and Yoan Moncada’s infield drawing. Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
First, the bad news: The 2016 MLB Home Run Derby —which airs Monday at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN — will not feature big-raking San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner, an affront to the baseball gods if ever there was one. The good...Show More Summary
Madison Bumgarner allowed Arizona's only hit with one out in the eighth inning and matched a career high with 14 strikeouts to lead the San Francisco Giants over the Diamondbacks 4-0 on Sunday night.
Madison Bumgarner has a no-hitter through seven innings for the San Francisco Giants against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
With Bumgarner scheduled to pitch Sunday, National League Manager Terry Collins turned to one of his own, the Mets’ 19-year veteran Colon, who said the honor “means a lot.”
This year’s MLB All-Star Game just got a whole lot beefier thanks to the late addition of Bartolo Colon to the National League roster. This will be his fourth all-star appearance over his 19-season career. The 43-year-old Mets pitcher will take the place of Giants ace Madison Bumgarner, who’s ineligible to pitch in the July 12 […]
New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon is headed to his fourth All-Star Game after Terry Collins, his manager in New York and of the National League All-Star team, selected him Friday to replace San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner...Show More Summary
Official scoring: a real DH would have reached on error.
Madison Bumgarner pitched into the seventh to snap a two-start skid and also batted in an AL ballpark, and the San Francisco Giants avoided a four-game sweep by beating the Oakland Athletics 12-6 on Thursday night.
Despite a public campaign to become the first pitcher to participate in the Home Run Derby, San Francisco Giants southpaw Madison Bumgarner will not be part of this year's event on July 11. Connor Grossman of KNBR was among the first...Show More Summary
When a National League team goes on the road to face an American League team in Interleague Play, one of the easiest decisions is to use a designated hitter in place of the pitcher's spot. The Giants broke that mold. Instead of swapping in a position player, Giants manager Bruce Bochy opted to let Madison Bumgarner bat for himself. Show More Summary
Bruce Bochy all but had his mind made up days ago: Madison Bumgarner would hit in an AL ballpark for interleague rather than using a designated hitter.
Madison Bumgarner will be on the hill later today for the San Francisco Giants against the Oakland A’s. He’ll also be in (...)
San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner has been campaigning to be included in next month’s Home Run Derby, and he has a chance to help make his case Thursday night. The Giants have opted against using a designated hitter when they wrap up their series in Oakland, which will make Bumgarner the...
San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner already has expressed his desire to participate in this year’s MLB home run derby, and that would be a fun thing. This might be the second-most fun thing: Bumgarner will hit tomorrow. First time a manager intentionally gives up the DH since 1976 — Andrew Baggarly (@extrabaggs) June 30, […]
Cameron Rupp chased Madison Bumgarner with a two-run homer in Philadelphia's three-run seventh inning, helping the Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 on Saturday night.