Hunter Pence doubled in Matt Duffy to break a scoreless tie in the seventh inning and the San Francisco Giants held on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-0 on Wednesday.
Giants blank Brewers in series finale
The Giants erupted for five runs on six hits in the seventh of a scoreless game to take two out of three against the visiting Brewers. Box score
Giants take 4-0 lead in seventh
The Giants broke a scoreless tie in the seventh on a Hunter Pence double, Brandon Crawford sac fly and Ehire Adrianza single to bounce Brewers reliever Will Smith after just 1/3 inning. Jonathan Broxton is on the hill with the bases loaded and one out. Follow live
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Pitchers' duel in San Francisco
Giants RHP Jake Peavy has allowed just two hits and no runs through 5 IP, but Brewers RHP Mike Fiers has done the same as the game is headed to the 6th inning. Follow live
Brewers reluctant to trade Gomez?
Carlos Gomez is Milwaukee's best player, and the team reportedly isn't all that interested in dealing him. However, he could be their only chance at landing an elite prospect in a trade. MLB rumors roundup
Jim Bowden has five trades that make sense for both sides, including ones involving such names as Ben Zobrist, Starlin Castro and Carlos Gomez.
Parra leads Brewers over Giants
San Francisco's 6-game winning streak came to an end as Gerardo Parra went 3-for-4 and scored 3 runs, coming up just a HR short of the cycle, in Milwaukee 5-2 victory.
Wily Peralta returned from the disabled list and shut down one of baseball's hottest teams in his first start in more than two months, pitching the Milwaukee Brewers past the San Francisco Giants
Parra leading Brewers past Giants
Gerardo Parra is 3-for-4 with 3 runs and is a HR short of the cycle as Milwaukee has a 5-0 lead at AT&T Park in the 7th. Wily Peralta has allowed 4 hits over 6 scoreless innings. Follow live
Mets should make Gomez next acquisition
ESPN Insider Jim Bowden says the New York Mets would cap a successful trade run by getting OF Carlos Gomez from the Milwaukee Brewers along with LHP Neal Cotts. Deadline deals Bowden would like to see
Teams inquiring on Carlos Gomez?
The Rangers and the Indians have reportedly reached out to the Brewers regarding their talented center fielder. Trading Gomez would be Milwaukee's best chance at getting elite prospects in a deal. MLB rumors roundup
Brandon Crawford hit a two-run homer to help rookie Chris Heston win his fifth consecutive decision, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday night for their sixth strai
Giants beat Brewers 4-2 to stay hot
Giants 3B Matt Duffy went 3-for-4 with a run scored, and SS Brandon Crawford went deep for his 15th HR of the season to win their sixth in a row and 12th of the last 13. Box score
The Giants activated left fielder Nori Aoki from the disabled list Monday in time for him to return against the Brewers, who scratched right fielder Ryan Braun because of lower back tightness.
Jungmann bright spot for Milwaukee
The Brewers went 2-4 last week, but the shining performance of rookie Taylor Jungmann gives them much to be hopeful about. MLB Power Rankings
Crasnick: Cardinals interested in lind
Jerry Crasnick confirms a report that St. Louis has "legit interest" in acquiring first baseman Adam Lind from the Brewers. Sources tell Crasnick that Lind is at the top of the Cards' wish list. MLB deadline daily
Veterans continue to leave Milwaukee
The Brewers should continue to deal off veteran players. First baseman Adam Lind may be the next to go. Updated deadline preview (Insider)
The trade deadline is nearing, and speculation is heating up that the Orioles are seeking a left fielder with power, among other things. Find out what our writers are hearing today.
Our weekly review of baseball's stats and oddities focuses on the many K's. Strikeouts were aplenty this week -- and not just in a no-hitter.
Jeremy Hellickson threw six strong innings, Chris Owings drove in two runs with a pinch-hit, two-out double and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat Milwaukee 3-0 on Sunday to take three of four from th
Today's edition of the ESPN SweetSpot ICYMI post looks at what has been working for individual players in the major leagues and in the minors.
Rubby De La Rosa pitched eighth effective innings and Brad Ziegler held on for his 14th straight save, lifting the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 2-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday nig
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