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Maxwell’s Home Run Not Enough In Giants’ 6-4 Loss to Rockies

Justin Maxwell stayed hot and the San Francisco Giants jumped ahead early, but as with all games at Coors Field, no lead is certain, as doubles and double plays worked against the Giants in their 6-4 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Friday night. After sending San Francisco home happy with a sweep on Thursday afternoon, Maxwell followed up his strong outing with his second home run...
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Giants-Rockies Preview

The San Francisco Giants appear to have righted the ship after an ugly beginning. The Colorado Rockies look like they're also getting on track after a week-long slump. The Giants go for their fourth straight victory Friday night as they open a six-game road trip against the Rockies, winners of two in a row after a five-game losing streak. San Francisco (7-10) has turned it around...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Vogelsong Holds LA To Two, Maxwell Walks It Off In Giants Sweep Of Dodgers

With a sweep against the Los Angeles Dodgers on the line and Ryan Vogelsong on the hill, the San Francisco Giants battled back from LA’s two solo shots and ended their homestand with their second walkoff win in as many games as Justin Maxwell sent Angel Pagan and the rest of San Francisco home happy on Thursday afternoon. Vogelsong came into the game with a 0-1 record and a 10...
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Justin Maxwell hits winning single in 10th, Giants sweep Dodgers

  Justin Maxwell, robbed of a big hit in his previous at-bat, singled home the winning run with one out in the 10th inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Thursday for a three-game sweep. A day after the Giants edged the Dodgers by the same 3-2 score with a run in the ninth, San Francisco again frustrated the Dodgers. The Giants rallied in the ninth...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Giants Defensive Sparkles Behind Tim Lincecum’s Strong Effort as San Francisco Claims Important Win

SAN FRANCISCO – Justin Maxwell made an outstanding defensive play during the top of the eighth inning to preserve a San Francisco lead and then launched a two-run home run during the bottom of the frame to help power the Giants to a 6-2 win over rival the Los Angeles Dodgers (9-4) on Tuesday night at AT&T Park. With San Francisco (5-10) clinging to a 4-1 lead and runners on...
Via Baseball Essential
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals designate OF Justin Maxwell for assignment

getty images On Friday the Kansas City Royals designated outfielder Justin Maxwell for assignment. Maxwell was hitting just .138/.219/.172 with no homers over his first 32 plate appearances this season before his release. He has the ability to play all three outfield spots. Maxwell is a career .225/.312/.420 hitter with 34 home runs and 106 RBI in 337 games. Someone will give the...
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals avoid arbitration with Justin Maxwell

The Kansas City Royals have avoided arbitration with outfielder Justin Maxwell. Maxwell, 30, was eligible for arbitration for the first time. He had asked for $1.7 million while the Royals had offered $1.075 million when figures were exchanged recently. Acquired mid-season from Houston, Maxwell compiled a .252/.328/.436 line last season with seven home runs and 25 RBI in 75 games...
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals sign Justin Maxwell, avoid arbitration

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Outfielder Justin Maxwell, projected to be the Royals' fourth or fifth outfielder this season, signed a one-year deal with the club, thus avoiding arbitration. Maxwell was asking for $1.7 million, and a club source confirmed Maxwell received $1.325 million. The Royals had offered $1.075 million last week when the two sides exchanged arbitration figures. Maxwell...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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