Posts Tagged San Francisco

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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Coutts tells Kiwis to skip America’s Cup meeting

SAN DIEGO (AP) — If America’s Cup challengers are to get on the same tack as defending champion Oracle Team USA heading into the next regatta, they’ll do so without Emirates Team New Zealand — at least for the time being.

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Peavy arrives during Giants’ 5-0 loss to Dodgers

San Francisco Giants pitcher Ryan Vogelsong, center, receives a visit from pitching coach Dave Righetti (33) and catcher Buster Posey during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, July 26, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Peavey couldn’t help the San Francisco Giants avoid a loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. His new teammates are hoping it’s not too late for Peavy to help turn things around the rest of the year.

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Kershaw throws 2-hitter as Dodgers beat Giants 5-0

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw winds up during the third inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Saturday, July 26, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Clayton Kershaw pitched a two-hitter to win his ninth straight decision, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night.

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