The moves of GM Brian Sabean

Coming off a third-place finish in 2013, San Francisco back on top in NL West

Updated: June 13, 2014, 7:01 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

The San Francisco Giants have yet to show a discernible weakness on their way to the best record in the majors. They're 23-12 at AT&T Park and 20-12 on the road. The lineup ranks third in the National League in runs and second in homers even though Buster Posey and Pablo Sandoval have mediocre numbers by their standards. The rotation has logged the fifth-heaviest workload in the NL despite Matt Cain and Tim Lincecum combining for nine quality starts in 23 appearances. And the bullpen is deep and ...

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