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2018 Schedule
Bumgarner: 'Hopefully it heals the way it's supposed to' (0:34)
Bumgarner exits after being struck by line drive (0:19)
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Bumgarner struck by liner, breaks bone in hand

Giants southpaw Madison Bumgarner suffered a broken bone in his left hand after being hit by a line drive Friday. A source told ESPN's Buster Olney that Bumgarner will miss six to eight weeks.

Los Angeles Dodgers
1dPaul Lukas

The 2018 Uni Watch MLB preview

It's time for another baseball season, so let's catch up with every patch, stripe, throwback and color change in the majors.

AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez

Samardzija has pectoral strain, likely DL-bound

Jeff Samardzija, who is expected to be the Giants' No. 3 starter, is likely to begin the season on the disabled list after an MRI revealed a pectoral strain.

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3dTim Keown

Barry Bonds' legacy? Always wanting more

In ESPN The Magazine's ranking of the most dominant 20 athletes in sports, Tim Keown shares his lasting memory of Barry Bonds, baseball's home run king and un-asterisked captain of controversy: Not the bombs, but the desperation to create a legacy.


BBTN: Arrieta's Impression, Cobb's Place, Frazier Rapid-Fire

Before Eduardo Perez goes rapid-fire with Mets 3B Todd Frazier (31:45), Buster and Jerry Crasnick talk about Jake Arrieta's first impression, Alex Cobb's likely destination and more (6:22). Plus, Paul Hembekides on his breakout candidates in 2018 (39:22).

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

First spring game for Adrián Beltré.

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Giants' Bumgarner strikes out 5 in spring debut

San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner made his spring debut Sunday in the team's loss to the Cubs, striking out five and allowing two earned runs in his 1⅔ innings.


Dan Mullen ESPN.com 

The Giants' offseason in one batting practice session: Evan Longoria takes his swings and then Andrew McCutchen follows him in the cage.

Dan Mullen ESPN.com 

Seeing Andrew McCutchen sign autographs for Giants fans while wearing Black & Orange is going to take some getting used to.


BBTN: Predictions, Stanton & Judge, Giants Bucking The Trend

Before a rapid-fire conversation with CC Sabathia (39:19), Buster Olney and Karl Ravech discuss Karl's Spring Training observations (3:14), make their predictions for the season (15:45) and more. Plus, Pedro Gomez with a report on the Giants thinking differently (23:14) and a conversation with Jessica Mendoza (25:59).

New look Giants aim for postseason success (2:24)

Charles Moynihan ESPN Producer 

Pablo Sandoval is battling for a back-up infield spot with the Giants. San Francisco opens up Cactus League play Friday.


Charles Moynihan ESPN Producer 

Prized off-season acquisition Evan Longoria takes some grounders at 3rd base under the watchful eye of Spring Training instructor and 2000 N.L. MVP Jeff Kent.

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average5.3325th
Quality Starts0Tied-2nd
Batting Average.303Tied-1st
On Base Percentage.3672nd
Slugging Percentage.5122nd