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Blach takes hard-luck loss to Dodgers
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Rich Hill outdueled Ty Blach and the Dodgers didn’t even need to come from behind Saturday to beat the Giants, 2-1, running their latest win streak to seven and extending their MLB record for consecutive games won when leading at some point to 51.

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Giants flip Bumgarner, Cain in rotation
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Giants ace Madison Bumgarner will start Sunday against the Dodgers instead of Monday against the A’s. Matt Cain, who was initially scheduled to pitch Sunday’s series finale here, instead will open the Bay Bridge Series on Monday for the Giants in Oakland.

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Moncrief's journey finally reaches Majors
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Being 28 and enduring 10 Minor League seasons have given outfielder Carlos Moncrief perspective as well as patience. So when Giants manager Bruce Bochy summoned Moncrief to pinch-hit for Ty Blach in the eighth inning of the Giants’ 2-1 defeat Saturday at the hands of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Moncrief wasn’t overanxious. He drew a […]

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Cueto slated for Minor League rehab start
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Right-hander Johnny Cueto demonstrated his serious approach to pitching Friday by insisting on making at least one Minor League injury rehabilitation start before he returns to his place in the Giants’ rotation.

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Blach looks to extend roll against Dodgers
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The first-place Dodgers will look to continue to ride the arm of Rich Hill, who has been on a roll in his last six starts, against the Giants and Ty Blach on Saturday.

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Giants can't hold off Dodgers' late rally
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Corey Seager’s two homers and a four-run seventh inning propelled the Dodgers past the Giants, 6-4, on Friday night at Dodger Stadium, as they won their sixth game in a row to open up a 13-game lead in the National League West.

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Moore sees positives in improved starts
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Pitching 6 1/3 capable innings in the Giants’ 6-4 defeat at the hands of the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night encouraged starter Matt Moore, who’d like to finish this season like last year’s.

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Arroyo, Slater highlight Giants' Top 30 Prospects
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If the Giants’ revised Top 30 Prospects list looks familiar, it should. Five of the prospects ranked among the organization’s Top 30 have performed for the Giants this year as the ballclub has tried to find a winning combination.

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Inbox: Do Giants consider Cueto a trade chip?
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Beat reporter Chris Haft answers fan questions about the Trade Deadline.

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Cueto could rejoin rotation in early August
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Right-hander Johnny Cueto threw a 45-pitch bullpen session Wednesday, and he could rejoin the Giants’ rotation as soon as the first week in August.

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Moore looking to find stride vs. Dodgers
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Dodgers pitcher Alex Wood will try to get back on track after taking his first loss of the season, while Matt Moore of the Giants seeks his first win in more than a month in a matchup of two left-handers in the opener on Friday at Dodger Stadium.

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Shark, Brandons help Giants earn series win
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A day after the Giants altered the top of their lineup by trading Eduardo Nunez, they had another productive day in a series-clinching 2-1 win over the Pirates. No. 3 hitter Brandon Belt delivered the go-ahead RBI and Joe Panik — batting second in place of Nunez — scored another run on a Brandon Crawford […]

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