Matt Cain

Giants put Cain on 15-day DL with elbow nerve irritation

Giants right-hander Matt Cain was put on the 15-day disabled list Friday…

Giants can’t play with big boys

From Hunter Pence’s bad oblique to a broken-down rotation, the Giants have…

Giants lose to Cardinals, fail to gain ground in NL West

ST. LOUIS — Madison Bumgarner had a rare opportunity for a pitcher:…

Giants handed dose of youthful reality

CHICAGO — If the Giants fall short of the National League playoffs…

‘Tough loss’ for Giants, Cain

ATLANTA — Brandon Crawford felt confident that the San Francisco Giants were…

Giants miss chance to move into first place in NL West

The San Francisco Giants were on a roll with a chance to…

A Giant Challenge: Get help

It’s my civic duty to remind the Giants that, yes, greed is…

Posey, Belt gang up on Padres’ bullpen in Giants win

SAN DIEGO — Matt Cain knows he doesn’t have time to settle…

Peavy pitches well in Giants’ loss to Mets

Jake Peavy made another good start, and that left San Francisco manager…

Highlight-reel night for Pence, Cain in Giants win

A gem by Matt Cain in his first start at AT&T Park…

A task too messy for even Bochy

For a moment, but just one, Bruce Bochy was able to love…

Cain isn’t able

The human impulse is to be patient with Matt Cain, knowing what…

Cain and Peavy to return this week for inconsistent Giants

MIAMI — Matt Cain and Jake Peavy cannot come back soon enough…

Duffy is the cat’s meow

You know that Matt Duffy and the Giants are on a roll…

Giants back on track as rotation shakeup looms

One hallmark of the Giants under the watch of manager Bruce Bochy…

Hopeful Cain inches forward on comeback trail

LOS ANGELES — Matt Cain's psyche did top-speed sprints from one end…

It’s not too early to worry about Giants

The feeling is that of apprehension, Giants partisans watching their team stumble,…

Mariotti: Can MadBum pitch all 162?

PHOENIX — This time, the folk-hero quotient can’t stop at Paul Bunyan.…

Balls: Bum, Cain and pray for rain? Champs can only hope

OK, let's see now. Staff ace Madison Bumgarner has a 5.65 earned…

Cain goes four innings as Giants beat Dodgers

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Matt Cain gave up three runs in four innings,…