Posts Tagged By JANIE McCAULEY

Giants lose in Peavy’s debut, swept by Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers' Dee Gordon, left, scores past San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy in the fifth inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 27, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants pinned their hopes on Jake Peavy to provide new life to a beat-up rotation and a lineup searching for a lift.

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First-place Dodgers complete sweep of Giants

San Francisco Giants' Jake Peavy works against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 27, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margo)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Manager Don Mattingly hardly considers a late-July sweep in San Francisco a turning point to put his Dodgers in the driver’s seat atop the NL West.

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Giants acquire righty Jake Peavy from Red Sox

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants boosted their rotation for the stretch run by acquiring right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox on Saturday for a pair of minor league pitchers.

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