• San Diego Padres pitcher Drew Pomeranz throws against the San Francisco Giants during the first inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Monday, May 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Pomeranz throws 7 spotless innings but Padres lose 1-0

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Drew Pomeranz pitched seven shutout innings and still couldn’t win. That’s because he was matched against Johnny Cueto, who has allowed one run in his last 34 innings and tossed two shutouts against San Diego this season.

  • Fans cheer and San Francisco Giants players run out of the dugout as Brandon Belt, center, rounds third base to score the winning run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in San Francisco, Monday, May 23, 2016. The Giants won 1-0. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Pence’s bloop double in 9th lifts Giants past Padres 1-0

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hunter Pence shook off the nagging pain in his tender right hamstring long enough to hit a fly ball to short right field that even some of his Giants teammates thought would be caught.

  • Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, argues with first base umpire Dana DeMuth after Javier Baez was called out at first base on batter's interference during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Sunday, May 22, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Cubs slowed again by Bumgarner, Giants in 1-0 loss

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Off to a historically good start, the Chicago Cubs finally appear to be slowing down.

  • San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws to the Chicago Cubs during the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 22, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Bumgarner throws gem, gets RBI in Giants’ 1-0 win over Cubs

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants aren’t lighting up the scoreboard, but they’re doing enough to keep piling up the wins.

  • San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain is greeted in the dugout after the sixth inning during a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Saturday, May 21, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

    Cain, Posey lead Giants over Cubs 5-3

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In the age of sabermetrics, pitcher wins aren’t supposed to matter.

  • San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Jake Peavy reacts after giving up a three-run home run to Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant, not seen, during the second inning of a baseball game Friday, May 20, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

    Giants shut down by Arrieta in 8-1 loss to Cubs

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants couldn’t get anything going against Jake Arrieta. Then again, no team has in the regular season since last July.

  • Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta is greeted in the dugout by pitching coach Chris Bosio, left, after pitching in the seventh inning of the Cubs' baseball game against the San Francisco Giants on Friday, May 20, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

    Arrieta wins again as Cubs beat Giants 8-1

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jake Arrieta continued his impressive pitching and Kris Bryant provided the power as the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 8-1 on Friday night.

  • Cubs’ Heyward leaves with apparent hip injury after catch

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Chicago Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward left Friday’s game against the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the first inning with an apparent hip injury after crashing into the wall on a diving catch.

  • This May 6, 2016 file photo shows pitcher Tim Lincecum throwing for MLB baseball scouts at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Ariz. The Los Angeles Angels are closing in on a deal to sign the two-time Cy Young Award winner, a free agent trying to come back from hip surgery, according to a person with knowledge of the negotiations, Monday, May 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt York, file)

    AP source: Lincecum finalizes $2.5M deal with Angels

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ravaged by injuries, the Los Angeles Angels are taking a chance on Tim Lincecum, the two-time NL Cy Young Award winner who is coming off major hip surgery and looking to regain his career.

  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, left, walks with new acting San Francisco Police Chief Toney Chaplin on Friday, May 20, 2016. The new police chief in San Francisco has inherited a daunting job in a city divided by race, where black residents' trust in law enforcement has been frayed by a series of violent confrontations and the perception that officers are hostile toward minorities. (AP Photo/Paul Elias)

    San Francisco police chief out after yet another shooting

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — First, police fatally shot two minority suspects carrying knives. Then transcripts surfaced showing officers using racial slurs in text messages. Finally, a young black woman was shot dead as police tried to pull her from a stolen car.