May 26 - Evan Longoria's first two homers of the season provided the bookends in a nine-run outburst over the first two innings Wednesday afternoon by the San Francisco Giants, who remained red hot in a 9-3 rout over the visiting New York Mets. The Giants won the final two...
After a huge 13-12 win on Tuesday night, the SF Giants responded with a convincing 9-3 victory against the New York Mets to take the series at home. They blasted four home runs on Wednesday, including two from a veteran third baseman. Evan Longoria blasts two homers as SF Giants...
Longoria went 2-for-4 with two home runs and four RBI on Wednesday against the Mets. Longoria returned to the lineup after sitting out Tuesday due to a shoulder issue. He made an immediate impact, slugging a three-run home run in the first inning and a solo shot one frame later. Those were his first two homers of the season, and he has only two additional extra-base hits across 40 plate appearances on the campaign.
Longoria (shoulder) is starting Wednesday against the Mets, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports. Longoria was held out of Tuesday's win over the Mets after he jammed his shoulder Monday, but he'll start at third base and bat cleanup in Wednesday's series finale. Over his last two games, the 36-year-old has gone 3-for-8 with a double, a run and three strikeouts.
Longoria is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Mets after jamming his left shoulder on an attempted dive Monday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Longoria may be available off the bench, which indicates the injury isn't a serious concern. The 36-year-old could also be...
Things took a turn for the unexpected in last night’s series finale between the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals. The Cardinals turned on their bats and erupted for 15 runs as they beat San Francisco by a final of 15-6. But things got interesting when St. Louis...
At 42-years old, Albert Pujols reached another milestone in his Hall-of-Fame career on Sunday. Pujols made his pitching debut in the ninth inning of a blowout win over the Giants, one in which he gave up home runs to Luis Gonzalez and Joey Bart, but smiled throughout. The best moment...
Longoria is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against Colorado, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Longoria has been back from the injured list for less than a week, so it's no surprise that the Giants don't want him starting on four consecutive days just yet. Wilmer Flores will be the third baseman Tuesday.
Longoria isn't starting Friday against the Cardinals, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports. Longoria returned to action Wednesday against the Rockies and went 0-for-5 with three strikeouts. He'll get a breather in Friday's series opener while Wilmer Flores starts at the hot corner and bats third.
The San Francisco Giants have won an NL-best four games in a row, have a +34 run differential and are six games over .500 at 18-12. Still, because they're competing in the best division in baseball where all five teams have a winning record -- the NL West -- the Giants are currently in third place.
The Giants reinstated third baseman Evan Longoria prior to Wednesday afternoon’s matchup with the Rockies. He’s at the hot corner and hitting third against Colorado starter Chad Kuhl in his season debut. In a corresponding move, reliever Jake McGee has been placed on the 15-day injured list due to lower back tightness.
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One of the most important pieces of the Giants’ lineup is set to make his debut. Evan Longoria was reinstated from the Injured List and is in San Francisco’s lineup for Wednesday’s series finale vs. the Colorado Rockies. Longoria will be at the hot corner per usual and batting third.