Johnny Cueto

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) pitches against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, in March 2017. Cueto complained of blisters after this game. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants announce that Johnny Cueto will undergo Tommy John surgery

The San Francisco Giants announced today that starter Johnny Cueto will undergo…

 

Johnny Cueto, seen here in August of 2017, only threw 61 pitches on Saturday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Johnny Cueto’s elbow barks as San Francisco Giants offense continues to slumber

AT&T Park — San Francisco Giants starter Johnny Cueto reported significant elbow…

 

San Francisco Giants pitcher Reyes Moronta delivers to home against the A's at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Bay Bridge Series Notebook: San Francisco Giants will hold back Reyes Moronta, Sam Dyson

OAKLAND — With Madison Bumgarner starting on Saturday, San Francisco Giants manager…

 

Johnny Cueto, seen here in August of 2017, only threw 61 pitches on Saturday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants Notebook: Johnny Cueto, Steven Duggar, lefties and the Ballot Brothers

The #BallotBrothers are back for the #SFGiants pic.twitter.com/l33zE5gzjl — Ryan Gorcey (@RyanGorcey)…

Johnny Cueto, seen here in August of 2017, only threw 61 pitches on Saturday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Johnny Cueto, seen here in August of 2017, only threw 61 pitches on Saturday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants activate Johnny Cueto from 60-day disabled list

AT&T PARK -- The San Francisco Giants have officially activated right-hander Johnny…

Johnny Cueto, seen here in August of 2017, only threw 61 pitches on Saturday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Johnny Cueto gave up five runs on 10 hits in five innings on Thursday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

St. Louis Cardinals spoil Johnny Cueto’s return as San Francisco Giants fall 11-2

AT&T PARK — After scoring just three runs in three games at…

Johnny Cueto gave up five runs on 10 hits in five innings on Thursday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Bruce Bochy, seen here in August of 2017, has now lost 11 straight. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants: Bruce Bochy brings fishing haul to now-rested Giants team, talks pitching rotation

AT&T PARK — During Bruce Bochy’s five-hour fishing excursion on Half Moon…

Bruce Bochy, seen here in August of 2017, has now lost 11 straight. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland fight in May of 2017. Because of that incident, and one early this week, Strickland may seek some sort of anger management help. (Screenshot courtesy SF Giants on NBCSN/Twitter)

San Francisco Giants: Hunter Strickland faces the media before Padres opener; Johnny Cueto and Jeff Samardzija updates

AT&T PARK -- San Francisco Giants closer Hunter Strickland faced the media…

Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland fight in May of 2017. Because of that incident, and one early this week, Strickland may seek some sort of anger management help. (Screenshot courtesy SF Giants on NBCSN/Twitter)
Hunter Strickland exits the game after failing to complete the top of the 10th inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in April of 2017. He gave up three runs in the ninth to lose it for Andrew Suarez on Monday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants closer Hunter Strickland breaks hand, out 6-8 weeks

AT&T Park -- After blowing his fourth save in 17 opportunities on…

Hunter Strickland exits the game after failing to complete the top of the 10th inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in April of 2017. He gave up three runs in the ninth to lose it for Andrew Suarez on Monday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants’ Alen Hanson, seen here on May 5, started in place of Brandon Crawford for the second straight game on Wednesday. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

San Francisco Giants: Sam Dyson to take over as closer, Johnny Cueto moves closer to rehab assignment

AT&T Park — A day after announcing closer Hunter Strickland would miss…

San Francisco Giants’ Alen Hanson, seen here on May 5, started in place of Brandon Crawford for the second straight game on Wednesday. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)
No. 2 overall draft pick Joey Bart (left) converses with San Francisco Giants general manager Bobby Evans as he's introduced to the San Francisco media. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants Notebook: Johnny Cueto throws simulated game, Joey Bart arrives

AT&T PARK -- San Francisco Giants starter Johnny Cueto threw 40 pitches…

No. 2 overall draft pick Joey Bart (left) converses with San Francisco Giants general manager Bobby Evans as he's introduced to the San Francisco media. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)
A’s infielder Jed Lowrie has helped keep Oakland afloat. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Against the odds and despite the injuries, Oakland A’s and San Francisco Giants are in the hunt

The number surprised even Bruce Bochy, who was seated atop the dugout…

A’s infielder Jed Lowrie has helped keep Oakland afloat. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto celebrates after inducing a double play against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium on April 22, 2018. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Bonta Hill: San Francisco Giants have taken injuries in stride, are positioned well in NL West race

'Special' isn’t necessarily the right word to describe the 2018 San Francisco…

San Francisco Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto celebrates after inducing a double play against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium on April 22, 2018. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence (8) reacts to being called out at first base against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, on August 3, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants Notebook: Hunter Pence gets the start, injury updates on Johnny Cueto and Jeff Samardzija

AT&T PARK -- Two days after being activated, San Francisco Giants outfielder…

San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence (8) reacts to being called out at first base against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, on August 3, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Andrew McCutchen, seen here on April 13, 2018, drove in the Giants' only run on Friday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Rodriguez impresses in starting debut as Giants sweep past Phillies

AT&T Park — On a day when the San Francisco Giants received…

Andrew McCutchen, seen here on April 13, 2018, drove in the Giants' only run on Friday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Johnny Cueto is working his way back.  (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants: Injury updates on Mac Williamson, Hunter Pence, Mark Melancon and Johnny Cueto

AT&T Park -- Injured San Francisco Giants starter Johnny Cueto (elbow) will…

Johnny Cueto is working his way back.  (Emma Chiang/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. Cueto complained of blisters after this game. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants send Johnny Cueto to the 60-day disabled list

The San Francisco Giants have officially put right-hander Johnny Cueto on the…

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) pitches against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, in March 2017. Cueto complained of blisters after this game. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Jeff Samardzija, pictured on April 25, 2018, couldn't hold back the Astros on Wednesday.  (Stan Olszewski/2017 Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants: Jeff Samardzija sunk by Philadelphia Phillies again

PHILADELPHIA - The City of Brotherly Love has not been kind to…

Jeff Samardzija, pictured on April 25, 2018, couldn't hold back the Astros on Wednesday.  (Stan Olszewski/2017 Special to S.F. Examiner)
Johnny Cueto will not have to have surgery, according to Bruce Bochy. (K.C. Alfred/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS)

San Francisco Giants: Johnny Cueto to avoid Tommy John surgery, Bochy says

PHILADELPHIA -- After several consultations, San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto…

Johnny Cueto will not have to have surgery, according to Bruce Bochy. (K.C. Alfred/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS)
Johnny Cueto will not have to have surgery, according to Bruce Bochy. (K.C. Alfred/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS)

Kolsky: San Francisco Giants are walking wounded, but tall

The San Francisco Giants entered the 2018 season with a very small…

Johnny Cueto will not have to have surgery, according to Bruce Bochy. (K.C. Alfred/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS)