Madison Bumgarner hits go-ahead grand slam (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Pitchers very rarely hit home runs in Major League Baseball. It happens, but it is almost always a huge deal when it does. On Friday night, San Francisco Giants starter Madison Bumgarner belted a grand slam that turned out to be the game-winner. Bumgarner, a career .145 hitter, finished […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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WATCH: Giants P Bumgarner belts go-ahead grand slam

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner did something that many pitchers who go up to bat don’t really have a chance to do. In San Fran’s 6-5 win over the Colorado Rockies last night, the young lefty gave put the Giants ahead for good with a “giant” hit. In the bottom of the fourth inning with the bases loaded and two outs, Bumgarner crushed a grand slam. Watch Madison’s...
Via Reading Between The Seams
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Madison Bumgarner celebrates grand slam with snot-rocket (VIDEO)

Madison Bumgarner just missed clearing the fences his first time up to bat Friday night, hitting a sacrifice fly to the warning track in left field.The pitcher left no doubt the second time he faced Colorado Rockies starter Jorge De La Rosa, helping his own cause by belting a grand slam into the left-field seats, giving the San Francisco Giants a 6-3 lead.After a few high-fives...
Via The Other Paper
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A Grand Night For Bumgarner, Giants Beat Rockies 6-5

It may have been Fireworks Night at the ballpark, but Madison Bumgarner kicked off the festivities early in the San Francisco Giants’ 6-5 win over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night. The crowd at AT&T Park’s 250th straight sellout saw a different meaning to “Pitchers Park” as Bumgarner’s power at the plate provided the support he needed to get the win. His first at...
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Madison Bumgarner helps his own cause with grand slam

We’ve seen a lot of crazy stuff already this season, but I’m not sure if there was anything more unlikely than this grand slam by Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner. The slam off of Jorge de la Rosa turned a 3-2 deficit into a 6-3 lead, and gave San Francisco’s ace some breathing room after early struggles put a damper on his evening.
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April 11 Daily Fantasy Baseball Pitcher Picks

Madison Bumgarner is an elite arm, but comes in at a discounted price tonight.(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gregory Bull) April 11 Daily Fantasy Baseball Pitcher Picks The secret to daily fantasy baseball usually revolves around your pitchers. Draft Street’s rosters enable you to start three starting pitchers, or two and a releiver. Finding a way to get three starters into your...
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Top 10 MLB Players At/Under 25 Years Old

10. Madison Bumgarner Alex Brandon, Associated Press Age: 24 Many people, including myself, forget (at times) that Madison Bumgarner is only 24 years old. His age isn’t the only trait that stands out though, as shocking as it maybe be, Bumgarner just recently won his 50th career game. So far this season, he was 13 strikeouts and a 1-0 record with a 1.74 ERA and 1.65 WHIP. Although...
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San Francisco Giants: Is the rotation back?

It’s difficult to get excited about anything that happens early in Spring Training. However, if the current trend continues throughout the rest of the season, the San Francisco Giants will have yet another extremely successful season. We will see whether or not the Giants rotation of Madison Bumgarner, Matt Cain, Tim Hudson, Tim Lincecum and Ryan Vogelsong continue to put up the...
March 14, 2014  |  1 Comment

San Francisco Giants: Rotation key for 2014 season

As the pitchers and catchers report to Scottsdale to start a new season, the  San Francisco Giants are looking to bounce back after a disappointing title defense. A season that was riddled by injuries, bad pitching and inconsistent hitting. Coming off a season where he went 13-9 with a 2.77 ERA Madison Bumgarner will once again be a top pitcher in the Giants Rotation along with...
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors Interview With Madison Bumgarner

Have you ever wondered what kind of music is on Madison Bumgarner‘s iPod, or what kind of job he would have it he wasn’t playing baseball? Wonder no more… Below is my interview with Bumgarner at the San Francisco Giants Media Day prior to the 2012 season. Getting To Know Madison BumgarnerSteven: What kind of music is on your iPod?Madison Bumgarner: There’s a little bit of...

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