How can San Francisco land Hamels?
The Giants would have to go all-in for Cole Hamels. A package that includes their best pitching prospect Tyler Beede and Buster Posey's backup Andrew Susac could do the trick. Five potential trades for Hamels (Insider)
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
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
The Dodgers' Joc Pederson and the Cubs' Kris Bryant are bigger names, but don't discount the Giants' Matt Duffy in the race to be the NL's top rookie.
Will the Phillies ultimately trade Cole Hamels? Jim Bowden identifies five potential suitors who stand the best chance to acquire the left-hander.
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
Phillies: Last chance for Cole Hamels
Teams have until Wednesday to send Philadelphia their "best" offers, according to ESPN's Jayson Stark. The Phillies are still undecided on if they will trade the lefty, sources told Stark. Phils spoke to 8 teams
The Philadelphia Phillies have told several teams that are in on Cole Hamels that they'd like to get their "best" offers by Wednesday, sources told ESPN.com.
The trade deadline is nearing, and speculation is heating up about Colorado's Carlos Gonzalez, among other things. Find out what our writers are hearing today.
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.
San Francisco thinking big
The Giants are in steady talks with the Phillies for Cole Hamels, and they've looked at David Price, but it's more likely they'll trade for depth. Updated deadline preview (Insider)
Giants looking for top starters
Other teams tell Jayson Stark San Francisco is looking to make a “significant upgrade” to its pitching staff, such as trading for Cole Hamels or David Price. MLB deadline daily
Giants jump this week
Jake Peavy's return has boosted the Giants, vaulting them six spots in the rankings. But what move, if any, will San Francisco make at the trade deadline? MLB Power Rankings
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.
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