Andrew Tan

Oakland Athletics pitcher Brett Anderson (30) starts against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park on August 13, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner).

Bay Bridge Series: Brett Anderson duels with Bumgarner

In a season where pitching has been all but certain for Oakland, Brett Anderson has been constant

Oakland Athletics pitcher Brett Anderson (30) starts against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park on August 13, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner).
Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea throws in the first inning against the Chicago White Sox in the first game of a doubleheader at Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago on Friday, June 22, 2018. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune/TNS)

Sean Manaea impressive in rehab outing, could return to A’s

As Oakland readies for Bay Bridge Series, ace Manaea strikes out 10 in rehab start

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea throws in the first inning against the Chicago White Sox in the first game of a doubleheader at Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago on Friday, June 22, 2018. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Juhwan Harris-Dyson (9) of Dream Team in the second period against Team East Bay of the SF Bay Area Pro-Am Summer Basketball League Championship series at Kezar Pavillion on August 12, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner).

Cal’s Juhwan Harris-Dyson leads Dream Team to SF Pro Am win

Golden Bears junior scores 28 as Dream Team takes 1-0 lead in best-of-three championship series

Juhwan Harris-Dyson (9) of Dream Team in the second period against Team East Bay of the SF Bay Area Pro-Am Summer Basketball League Championship series at Kezar Pavillion on August 12, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner).
Phoebe Bridgers performs with Better Oblivion Community Center at Outside Lands on Saturday. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Outside Lands 2019 Day 2: Childish Gambino, Flume, Better Oblivion Community Center, NoMBe, Tierra Whack

Big audience day also features Fatai, Wallows, CupcakKe, Haley Heynderickx, Edie Brickell

Phoebe Bridgers performs with Better Oblivion Community Center at Outside Lands on Saturday. (Ellie Doyen/Special to S.F. Examiner)
FILE: San Francisco Giants catcher Stephen Vogt (21) watches a hit go foul along the right field during the eighth inning at Oracle Park against the Cincinnati Reds on May 10, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Kevin Hume / S.F. Examiner)

Giants offense can’t overcome Phillies and Bryce Harper

Philadelphia outfielder bashes two homers in rare slugfest at Oracle Park

FILE: San Francisco Giants catcher Stephen Vogt (21) watches a hit go foul along the right field during the eighth inning at Oracle Park against the Cincinnati Reds on May 10, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Kevin Hume / S.F. Examiner)
Giants Steven Duggar (6) hits a ground ball against the Oakland A’s at Oracle Park on March 26, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants OF Steven Duggar to 60-day IL with shoulder sprain

For the second year in a row, Steven Duggar’s season will likely be ended by a shoulder injury

Giants Steven Duggar (6) hits a ground ball against the Oakland A’s at Oracle Park on March 26, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner (40) starts and finishes 7 scoreless innings against the Philadelphia Phillies at Oracle Park on August 8, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants welcome Bumgarner’s return to mound with win over Phillies

ORACLE PARK — Two weeks after Oracle Park said farewell to Giants…

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner (40) starts and finishes 7 scoreless innings against the Philadelphia Phillies at Oracle Park on August 8, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
Duggar lands on the injured list

Duggar lands on the injured list

There was a time where the San Francisco Giants had a surplus…

Duggar lands on the injured list
Giants dry spell continues with third loss to Nationals

Giants dry spell continues with third loss to Nationals

What seemed impossible for the San Francisco Giants in late July is…

Giants dry spell continues with third loss to Nationals
San Francisco Giants left fielder Alex Dickerson (8) hits a single to right field in the 4th inning against the Colorado Rockies at Oracle Park on June 25, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants offensive woes continue in Dickerson’s absence

The San Francisco Giants will have to wait a little bit longer…

San Francisco Giants left fielder Alex Dickerson (8) hits a single to right field in the 4th inning against the Colorado Rockies at Oracle Park on June 25, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
Giants lose third in a row to Washington Nationals

Giants lose third in a row to Washington Nationals

Gone are the days of inspired pitching performances and heroic walk-offs for…

Giants lose third in a row to Washington Nationals
San Francisco Giants second baseman Joe Panik (12) fields a ground ball hit by Atlanta Braves shortstop Johan Camargo (17) for the out to San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt (9) on May 21, 2019 at Oracle Park in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants cut second baseman Joe Panik

By Andrew Tan Special to S.F. Examiner As the Giants gathered in…

San Francisco Giants second baseman Joe Panik (12) fields a ground ball hit by Atlanta Braves shortstop Johan Camargo (17) for the out to San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt (9) on May 21, 2019 at Oracle Park in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Buster Posey swings and misses against the Washington Nationals on Aug. 5, 2019 at Oracle Park in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Jeff Samardzija’s run of dominance ends, Giants bats disappear

San Francisco gets one runner as far as second in 4-0 loss to Nationals

Buster Posey swings and misses against the Washington Nationals on Aug. 5, 2019 at Oracle Park in San Francisco. (Chris Victorio / Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) pitches against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, in March 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants Notebook: Johnny Cueto fares well in rehab start

San Francisco right-hander on track for September return

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) pitches against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, in March 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
SF Marathon runner raises money for Parkinson’s Foundation

SF Marathon runner raises money for Parkinson’s Foundation

On Sunday, Karen Winholt ran her first SF Marathon since being diangosed with Parkinson’s

SF Marathon runner raises money for Parkinson’s Foundation
Alexi Pappas (center) with her father John (left) and brother Louis after a cross country race for Dartmouth. (Courtesy / Alexi Pappas)

Bay Area Olympian returns to give back before SF Marathon

Olympic distance runner Alexi Pappas returns to Bay Area to inspire local runners

Alexi Pappas (center) with her father John (left) and brother Louis after a cross country race for Dartmouth. (Courtesy / Alexi Pappas)
FILE: San Francisco Giants pitcher Shaun Anderson (64) pitches during the first inning against the Atlanta Braves on May 21, 2019 at Oracle Park in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants offense falters again in 5-1 loss to Padres

San Francisco musters just five hits against Padres as offensive woes continue

FILE: San Francisco Giants pitcher Shaun Anderson (64) pitches during the first inning against the Atlanta Braves on May 21, 2019 at Oracle Park in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
FILE: San Francisco Giants pitcher Tyler Beede (38) pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks right fielder Adam Jones (10) during the first inning at Oracle Park on June 27, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants fall short against Cubs, Beede rocked for three homers

San Francisco’s bats fall asleep once again ahead of grueling nine-game road trip

FILE: San Francisco Giants pitcher Tyler Beede (38) pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks right fielder Adam Jones (10) during the first inning at Oracle Park on June 27, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants pitcher Sam Coonrod (65) takes over the mound in the 13th inning for the win against the Chicago Cubs at Oracle Park on July 23, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner.

Reliever Sam Coonrod considers things bigger than baseball

Sam Coonrod concerned for teammate’s wife; Dickerson rests; Giants change lineup after late scratch

San Francisco Giants pitcher Sam Coonrod (65) takes over the mound in the 13th inning for the win against the Chicago Cubs at Oracle Park on July 23, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner.
San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) heads to home plate after hitting the game winning home run in the 13th inning against the Chicago Cubs at Oracle Park on July 23, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)

Pablo Sandoval walks it off in lucky 13th as Giants beat Cubs

After going 0-for-5 and grounding into two double plays, Giants third baseman wins it with one swing

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) heads to home plate after hitting the game winning home run in the 13th inning against the Chicago Cubs at Oracle Park on July 23, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Chris Victorio | Special to S.F. Examiner)