All-Star youth movement in MLB (1:12)
Mets blank Giants (0:38)

Mets score late to win in San Francisco

Mets C Johnny Monell's double in the top of the 9th scored the first two runs of the game, and Juan Lagares' RBI single was just insurance in the Mets' 3-0 win over the Giants, who have lost 7 straight. Box score


Mets-Giants scoreless through 3

Mets LHP Jonathon Niese and Giants RHP Chris Heston are both rolling in San Francisco as each team has just 1 hit. The Giants are looking to avoid their seventh straight loss. Follow live

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Power Rankings: Giants down to No. 10

The Giants slipped from No. 8 after losing starters Tim Lincecum and Tim Hudson to the disabled list. Can the reigning World Series champions climb back into the postseason hunt? MLB Power Rankings

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Giants filling the NL All-Star roster

Joe Panik leads the Giants with 93 hits and Brandon Crawford leads all NL shortstops with 49 RBI. Both should be added to the NL All-Star roster. Meanwhile, Madison Bumgarner could be named the starting pitcher. David Schoenfield

Zimmermann key in Nats' win (1:13)
Nationals sweep Giants (0:47)

Nats complete sweep of Giants at home

Jordan Zimmermann held the Giants to 1 run over 7 IP, and Wilson Ramos had a HR and RBI single to hand the Giants their 6th straight loss. The first-place Nationals have now won 9 straight games at home. Box score


Wilson Ramos with another RBI

The Nationals catcher hit a solo shot in the 6th to go up 2-1 over the Giants, and he ripped an RBI single in the 8th to score Bryce Harper from 2nd to put the Nats up 3-1. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN


Jordan Zimmermann exits with lead

The Nats starter allowed just 1 ER vs. San Francisco on 3 hits through 7 IP as he left the game with the 2-1 lead. Nats RHP David Carpenter is in to pitch the 8th. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

Wilson Ramos gives Nats the lead

The catcher hit a solo shot off Giants RHP George Kontos to put the Nats up 2-1 in the bottom of the 6th. The Nationals are looking for their third straight sweep at home. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

Giants' Vogelsong, Bochy tossed

Manager Bruce Bochy and starter Ryan Vogelsong were ejected in the 5th inning for arguing balls and strikes. Josh Osich is coming in to pitch in his second MLB appearance. The Giants and Nats are tied 1-1 in D.C. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Nationals, Giants tied up after 4

Michael Taylor's RBI single got the Nats on the board first in the 2nd, but a Brandon Crawford solo HR in the 4th tied it up at 1 apiece in D.C. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

NL All-Star starters (0:54)
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Watch: Giants at Nationals on ESPN

RHP Jordan Zimmermann and the Nats are looking for a ninth straight home win, while Ryan Vogelsong and the Giants are looking to avoid their sixth straight loss. Nats OF Bryce Harper has homered in five of his last seven games vs. the Giants. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Four Royals on ASG team, but Blue Jay tops all

The Kansas City Royals lead all teams with four All-Star starters, while Josh Donaldson of the Toronto Blue Jays and Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals are top vote-getters.

NL All-Star infield starters

The top votegetters for the National League:

  • 1B Paul Goldschmidt, D'backs
  • 2B Dee Gordon, Marlins
  • SS Jhonny Peralta, Cardinals
  • 3B Todd Frazier, Reds
  • C Buster Posey, Giants
  • Watch All-Star selection show

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Pirates claim Ishikawa off waivers from Giants

First baseman Travis Ishikawa was claimed by the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday a day after he had been placed on waivers by the San Francisco Giants.

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How to bet Nationals-Giants

Joe Peta: “If you're inclined to try to exploit the undervalued nature of the Giants' offense, it sure would be nice if they were facing an overvalued pitcher. Cue Jordan Zimmermann's entrance music.” Betting guide (Insider)

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.2664th
On Base Percentage.3254th
Slugging Percentage.40112th
Earned Run Average3.9115th
Quality Starts4413th


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