Angel Pagan injury: Giants CF misses 10th straight game, plus lineup

Giants center fielder Angel Pagan is not in Wednesday’s Giants lineup, making it the 10th game Crazy Horse will miss since injuring his hamstring two Saturdays ago. Before the injury Pagan had started 45 of 49 games, all in center field. In his absence, Gregor Blanco has slid over from left field and Andres Torres . . . → Read More: Angel Pagan injury: Giants CF misses 10th straight game, plus lineup

Angel Pagan injury, plus SF Giants lineup shakeup

Angel Pagan will miss today’s series finale against the A’s and tomorrow’s game in St. Louis after getting a cortisone shot, according to Amy G of CSN Bay Area. The center fielder has been out since Sunday with a sore hamstring, with Gregor Blanco shifting to center and Andres Torres filling in at . . . → Read More: Angel Pagan injury, plus SF Giants lineup shakeup

Kickham debut: A few bright spots among a world of hurt

Looking at this outing as a spot start from a non-prospect might help this hurt a little less. But the truth is Kickham is the consensus No. 3 pitcher in the Giants farm system and, at 24, is eight months older than Madison Bumgarner. On the scatterplot of outcomes I had drawn up for this . . . → Read More: Kickham debut: A few bright spots among a world of hurt