GIANTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GIANTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Giants acquire righty Jake Peavy from Red Sox http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227363-77/giants-peavy-red-sox.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227363-77/giants-peavy-red-sox.html.csp">Giants acquire righty Jake Peavy from Red Sox</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANIE McCAULEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Baseball Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T17:08:32.671-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 05:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • 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. The 2007 NL Cy Young Award winner will start Sunday night’s series finale against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Giants held a half-game division lead in the NL West against their rival going into Saturday night’s middle game at AT&T Park. The Giants have plenty of familiarity with Peavy, who pitched for ma...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582273632014-07-27T17:08:32.671-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T17:08:32.671-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227363@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:08:32 MDT Giants get Peavy in trade with Red Sox http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227934-77/giants-peavy-jake-pitcher.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227934-77/giants-peavy-jake-pitcher.html.csp">Giants get Peavy in trade with Red Sox</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T23:30:02.48-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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. The 2007 NL Cy Young Award winner will start Sunday night’s series finale against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Giants and Dodgers are tied for the NL West lead. The Giants have plenty of familiarity with Peavy, who pitched for manager Bruce Bochy with the San Diego Padres in the playoffs in 2005-06. “It’s great to be reu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227934@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:30:02 MDT Veteran guard Chris Snee retires from New York Giants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58206800-77/snee-chris-giants-guard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58206800-77/snee-chris-giants-guard.html.csp">Veteran guard Chris Snee retires from New York Giants</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:26.226-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">East Rutherford, N.J. • Veteran guard Chris Snee is retiring from the New York Giants because of a series of injuries. Snee met with the team Monday, then decided to end his NFL career after 10 seasons. He has had two hip surgeries and now is most troubled by right elbow and wrist problems. He sat out minicamp last month but indicated he expected to play this season. The 32-year-old son-in-law of coach Tom Coughlin was a second-round pick in 2004 and has made four Pro Bowls. He was to be the anc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582068002014-07-22T17:36:26.226-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T17:36:26.226-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206800@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:26 MDT MLB: A’s, Giants give Bay Area high hopes for playoffs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192609-77/giants-bay-oakland-series.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192609-77/giants-bay-oakland-series.html.csp">MLB: A’s, Giants give Bay Area high hopes for playoffs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Janie McCauley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:12.932-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oakland, Calif. • The small-budget Oakland Athletics are baseball’s best team at the break in a division featuring some of the sport’s highest-paid stars. The San Francisco Giants are right in the chase for the NL West title despite recent stumbles. Bay Area baseball has delivered a stellar first half. It’s only mid-July and there is already talk of a special October and, perhaps, the first Bay Bridge Series since 1989. California could have four teams still playing into October. The two organiz...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581926092014-07-17T16:43:12.932-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:43:12.932-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192609@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:12 MDT $14M to beaten Giants fan returns security focus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58169777-77/stow-security-dodgers-jurors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58169777-77/stow-security-dodgers-jurors.html.csp">$14M to beaten Giants fan returns security focus</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROBERT JABLON and ANDREW DALTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T15:47:02.476-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 03:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Three years after his savage beating at the hands of Los Angeles fans at Dodger Stadium drew attention to sporting event violence, Bryan Stow was awarded about $14 million when a jury found the team was negligent. For one juror, the award to the 45-year-old paramedic and San Francisco Giants fan who is now brain damaged sent a clear message about the need for better security at sporting events. The Dodgers “did have a (security) plan but somewhere along the line that plan broke. An...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581697772014-07-11T15:47:02.476-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T15:47:02.476-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58169777@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:47:02 MDT MLB: Giants’ Tim Lincecum pitches 2nd no-hitter vs. Padres http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58115467-77/lincecum-hitter-padres-giants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58115467-77/lincecum-hitter-padres-giants.html.csp">MLB: Giants’ Tim Lincecum pitches 2nd no-hitter vs. Padres</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T23:20:10.371-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 11:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Tim Lincecum’s days of dominance may be in the past. That doesn’t mean he can’t dial up flashes of the Freak he once was — especially against the San Diego Padres. Lincecum pitched his second no-hitter against the Padres in less than a year, allowing only one runner Wednesday and leading the San Francisco Giants to a 4-0 win. “I’ve always been that guy who will kind of go for the strikeout,” Lincecum said. “I think my first no-hitter I had 13, so I think I was going for those a l...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58115467@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 23:20:10 MDT Rays end 31-inning scoreless streakon way to victory http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58057523-77/huff-schwarber-catcher-cubs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58057523-77/huff-schwarber-catcher-cubs.html.csp">Rays end 31-inning scoreless streakon way to victory</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T23:19:02.153-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cubs sign Schwarber The Chicago Cubs have signed Indiana catcher/outfielder Kyle Schwarber, their first-round draft pick and the No. 4 overall selection. Schwarber is one of three finalists for the 2014 Johnny Bench Award as the nation’s top Division I catcher. Yankees reacquire David Huff, activate Kelly The New York Yankees have reacquired left-hander David Huff from the Giants and activated reliever Shawn Kelley from the 15-day disabled list. Kelley had been out since early May because...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58057523@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:19:02 MDT