Giants notes: Joe Panik scratched after reporting concussion symptoms; updates on Duffy, Cain, Romo

(Brian Blanco/Getty Images) SAN FRANCISCO – The Giants thought Joe Panik was out of the woods after he passed three days of concussion tests on the last road trip. But when it comes to brain injuries, the map can be inscrutable at times.   Ten days after getting struck by a pitch on the back of his helmet, Panik reported “feeling a little something there,” to trainers, according...
Via Giants Extra
1 day ago

Cain close to starting rehab assignment

Right-hander Matt Cain, who hasn't pitched for the Giants since June 13, could be ready to make an injury rehabilitation appearance by late next week, manager Bruce Bochy said Sunday.
3 days ago

Giants' Cain back on DL with right hamstring strain

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Giants right-hander Matt Cain has been placed back on the 15-day disabled list with the same right hamstring strain that landed him on the DL on May 28. Cain was just activated to pitch Monday night and allowed three runs, five hits and five walks in 3 2/3 innings in San Francisco's 11-5 win against Milwaukee. He had missed his previous two starts with the...
Via Associated Press
15 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants’ Matt Cain Placed on 15 Day DL

Matt Cain’s hamstring MRI results are back and he’s expected to be on the DL for the next 15 games. Right-hander Chris Stratton was called up from the Sacramento AAA to take his place until his return. Stratton has so far thrown for a 6.02 ERA with 36 strikeouts in his nine games of the 2016 season. “It’s been kind of a whirlwind month,” said Stratton. “I felt I showed...
Via The Sports Journal
May 29, 2016  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants’ Matt Cain Finally Finds a Stride Only to Pull a Hamstring

Matt Cain was finally showing signs of his former excellence for the San Francisco Giants’ pitching rotation after a slow start to the season. He managed two wins in his last two appearances on the mound by averaging a 1.50 ERA and five strikeouts in six innings. Cain was prepared to add another in the Giants’ road series opener against the Colorado Rockies on Friday May 27th...
Via The Sports Journal
May 28, 2016  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants: Matt Cain fighting worst season-start of his career

A numbers guy could realistically take tonight being the turn around for struggling right handed starter, Matt Cain, as he looks to find a smooth path to a prosperous groove. The Giants are set to host the Colorado Rockies—a club Cain has success against— at AT&T Park. However, Cain cannot afford to rest on his laurels. Keeping his pitch count per inning low is of supreme...
Via The Sports Journal
May 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Necessary Moves: Matt Cain, San Francisco Giants

Over the next 30 days, I’ll look at 30 players—one from each team—that I believe should be traded, but more along the lines of a “what if” scenario. Some will seem obvious, just as others will seem nonsensical. Some may also seem desperate, but it’s important to understand that this list is entirely subjective and made up solely of notable names. A player can be deemed...
Via The Sports Post
December 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Cain to visit Dr. James Andrews

San Francisco Giants ace Matt Cain is making a trip that not many athletes want to make. According to Andrew Baggarly of CSN Bay Area, Cain will visit Dr. James Andrews, to have Andrews examine his ailing elbow. Cain has been on the DL  since July 21, with inflammation in his elbow. Giants source confirms […]
Via Full Scale Sports
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants fans grilling in McCovey Cove with horse masks (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A couple of San Francisco Giants fans wearing horse masks were grilling in their boat in McCovey Cove during Saturday night's game against the L.A. Dodgers.Needless to say, it was an unusual sight, although it might have made more sense if Matt Cain was pitching. Video via MLB.Related posts:Giants fan in horse mask enjoys a beer (Video) This...
Via Holdout Sports
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants: The Matt Cain Dilemma

What has happened to Matt Cain? That question is being asked around baseball; but more specifically, that question is being asked by the Giants organization. A once good pitcher and ace of the  San Francisco Giants staff, as recently as last year, has been really bad by his standards this season. He looked bad last year as well, so this is an ongoing problem. So what’s wrong with...
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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