Pablo Sandoval

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval readies to throw to first against the A's at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Bruce Bochy laments loss of Pablo Sandoval, Brandon Belt on road to recovering from knee injury

AT&T Park — If there were negative sentiments festering within the San…

 

San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey connects on an RBI single against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Buster Posey’s double wakes up San Francisco Giants offense in win over Brewers

AT&T Park — Regardless of how the latter stages of his career…

 

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval readies to throw to first against the A's at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval leaves game with injury

AT&T Park — San Francisco Giants first baseman Pablo Sandoval left Sunday’s…

 

San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval grimaces after being hit by a pitch against the A's at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Pablo Sandoval wins it with roller in ninth against Seattle Mariners

In a battle of lockdown bullpens, it was the San Francisco Giants…

San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval grimaces after being hit by a pitch against the A's at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey connects on an RBI single against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Second half preview: Should the San Francisco Giants trade Buster Posey?

At the start of July, the San Francisco Giants were 44-40, in…

San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey connects on an RBI single against the Oakland Athletics at AT&T Park on Friday, July 13, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Pablo Sandoval, pictured Aug. 6, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Pablo Sandoval does it again, driving in game-winner in 11th against Cubs

AT&T PARK -- When Pablo Sandoval signed with the San Francisco Giants…

Pablo Sandoval, pictured Aug. 6, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Pablo Sandoval, seen here on Aug. 20, 2017, has once again become the everyday third baseman for the Giants with the injury to Evan Longoria. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Pablo Sandoval knocks in five as San Francisco Giants break out of slump

AT&T PARK -- Before the San Francisco Giants' No. 3 prospect Steven…

Pablo Sandoval, seen here on Aug. 20, 2017, has once again become the everyday third baseman for the Giants with the injury to Evan Longoria. (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)

San Francisco Giants: Andrew McCutchen’s seventh-inning single snaps four-game losing streak

AT&T PARK — The St. Louis Cardinals wanted no part of San Francisco…

Andrew McCutchen, seen here on April 13, 2018, drove in the Giants' only run on Friday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants Brandon Belt, center, and Nick Hundley, right, are congratulated in the dugout after Hundley hit a two-run home run in the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Calif. The Giants won, 4-1. (Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
San Francisco Giants Brandon Belt, center, and Nick Hundley, right, are congratulated in the dugout after Hundley hit a two-run home run in the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Calif. The Giants won, 4-1. (Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
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)

Hunter Strickland gives up three in the ninth and San Francisco Giants lose fourth of five to Miami Marlins

AT&T PARK -- The San Francisco Giants are going in reverse. After…

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)
Pablo Sandoval,  seen here on September 20, 2017, hit a two-run homer against the Dodgers on Friday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants drop opener in Los Angeles despite late homer from Pablo Sandoval

After salvaging just one of four games against the tanking Miami Marlins…

Pablo Sandoval,  seen here on September 20, 2017, hit a two-run homer against the Dodgers on Friday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) watches pitches from the on deck circle during a MLB game against the Milwaukee Brewers at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, on August 21, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants avoid sweep against Miami Marlins with game-winner from Pablo Sandoval; Evan Longoria breaks hand

After squandering another late lead, the San Francisco Giants managed to escape…

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) watches pitches from the on deck circle during a MLB game against the Milwaukee Brewers at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, on August 21, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford (35) hits a foul ball against the Milwaukee Brewers at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, on August 21, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants: Brandon Crawford’s home run sinks Nats in Washington, wins season series

Runs against Max Scherzer are generally few and far between, but on…

San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford (35) hits a foul ball against the Milwaukee Brewers at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, on August 21, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford gets five from third base coach Ron Wotus hitting a two-run home run during the seventh inning against the Atlanta Braves on Friday, May 4, 2018, at SunTrust Park in Atlanta. The Giants won, 9-4. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

San Francisco Giants: Brandon Crawford walks it off against Diamondbacks

AT&T Park — Alen Hanson, his arms outstretched, was the first San…

The San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford gets five from third base coach Ron Wotus hitting a two-run home run during the seventh inning against the Atlanta Braves on Friday, May 4, 2018, at SunTrust Park in Atlanta. The Giants won, 9-4. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)
San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) watches pitches from the on deck circle during a MLB game against the Milwaukee Brewers at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, on August 21, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants: Back-to-back homers by Andrew McCutchen, Brandon Crawford spark seven-run fourth in Giants win

AT&T PARK -- Coming into Monday, despite a team .262 batting average…

San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) watches pitches from the on deck circle during a MLB game against the Milwaukee Brewers at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California, on August 21, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Chris Stratton, seen here on April 20, had his best career game on Monday against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants: Joe Panik returns and Chris Stratton fans seven in win over Phillies

AT&T PARK -- Earlier this week, while throwing to bullpen catcher Eli…

Chris Stratton, seen here on April 20, had his best career game on Monday against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Madison Bumgarner. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants: Madison Bumgarner to start Tuesday, could Pablo Sandoval play shortstop?

AT&T PARK -- Madison Bumgarner will start Tuesday against the Arizona Diamondbacks,…

Madison Bumgarner. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Giants pitcher Derek Holland takes the mound during spring training at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Ariz., on March 3, 2018. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

Giants salvage a win behind Derek Holland in series finale at Coors

The San Francisco Giants matched their 2017 win total at Coors Field,…

Giants pitcher Derek Holland takes the mound during spring training at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Ariz., on March 3, 2018. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)
Gorkys Hernandez, pictured here in July of 2017, hit his sixth home run of the season against the Colorado Rockies on Monday after hitting none last season. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Giants: Ianetta single tips balance as Rockies beat Giants in 10

While a Chris Ianetta walk-off single in the 10th sealed a 6-5…

Gorkys Hernandez, pictured here in July of 2017, hit his sixth home run of the season against the Colorado Rockies on Monday after hitting none last season. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Pablo Sandoval, seen here in 2017, hit a two-run homer but the Giants fell to the Dodgers on Friday. (Shenk/Flickr)

Cubs win battle of bullpens with San Francisco Giants

The story of Sunday wasn't the fact that Pablo Sandoval started and…

Pablo Sandoval, seen here in 2017, hit a two-run homer but the Giants fell to the Dodgers on Friday. (Shenk/Flickr)