MLB: St. Louis 4, San Francisco 1

SAN FRANCISCO, May 17 (UPI) -- David Freese hit a go-ahead homer in the seventh Friday and Jamie Garcia struck out nine over 7 1/3 innings, bringing St. Louis a 4-1 win over San Francisco.

MLB: Arizona 5, San Francisco 1

PHOENIX, May 12 (UPI) -- Miguel Montero doubled in the go-ahead score during a three-run fifth Friday that boosted the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 5-1 win over San Francisco.

MLB: San Francisco 5, Milwaukee 2

SAN FRANCISCO, May 5 (UPI) -- Madison Bumgarner logged his fifth straight win, going seven innings Saturday in the San Francisco Giants' 5-2 victory over Milwaukee.

MLB: San Francisco 4, San Diego 1

SAN FRANCISCO, April 29 (UPI) -- Madison Bumgarner stymied the Padres on one run over 7 2/3 innings Sunday, carrying the San Francisco Giants to a 4-1 win over San Diego.

MLB: San Fran. 7, N.Y. Mets 2 (2nd game)

NEW YORK, April 23 (UPI) -- Madison Bumgarner tossed seven strong innings Monday, sending the San Francisco Giants to a 7-2 win and a doubleheader sweep of the New York Mets.

MLB: San Francisco 4, Philadelphia 2

SAN FRANCISCO, April 18 (UPI) -- Madison Bumgarner got to work Tuesday after signing a 5-year contract extension and pitched the San Francisco Giants to a 4-2 win over Philadelphia.

Madison Bumgarner sign extension with Giants

SAN FRANCISCO, April 16 (UPI) -- Young San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner signed a five-year contract extension with the National League club Monday.

MLB: San Francisco 4, Colorado 2

DENVER, April 12 (UPI) -- San Francisco pitcher Madison Bumgarner and three relievers combined on a seven-hitter Thursday and the Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 4-2.

MLB: Arizona 5, San Francisco 4

PHOENIX, April 7 (UPI) -- Aaron Hill pounded two homers Saturday and the Arizona Diamondbacks logged a second straight win to start the season, 5-4 over San Francisco.

MLB: San Francisco 7, Colorado 0

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Madison Bumgarner allowed two hits over seven innings Tuesday to lead the San Francisco Giants past Colorado 7-0.

MLB: LA Dodgers 8, San Francisco 2

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Juan Rivera put Los Angeles in front for good with a two-run homer in the first Thursday and the Dodgers dealt San Francisco a blow by downing the Giants 8-2.

MLB: San Francisco 9, Colorado 1

DENVER, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Brandon Belt and Chris Stewart both hit a two-run homer as part of a 13-hit attack Friday that sent San Francisco rolling over Colorado 9-1.

MLB: San Francisco 8, LA Dodgers 1

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Madison Bumgarner held the Dodgers to one run over five innings Sunday and the San Francisco Giants bounced the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1.

MLB: San Francisco 7, San Diego 2

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- Pablo Sandoval cracked a pair of homers and Madison Bumgarner racked up 13 strikeouts Monday in the San Francisco Giants' 7-2 win over San Diego.

MLB: San Francisco 4, Chicago Cubs 0

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Madison Bumgarner struck out 11 over eight scoreless innings Wednesday, lifting the San Francisco Giants to a 4-0 blanking of the Chicago Cubs.
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Madison Bumgarner
San Francisco Giants' pitcher Madison Bumgarner pitches during the first inning at Nationals Park in Washington on July 12, 2010. UPI/Kevin Dietsch

Madison Bumgarner (born August 1, 1989) is an American baseball pitcher with the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball. Bumgarner is listed 6'5" (1.93m) and 225 pounds (97 kg) and has a 90–95 MPH fastball. He was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 1st round (10th overall) in the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft.

Bumgarner was drafted from South Caldwell High School in Hudson, North Carolina where he led his team to a 4A State Championship in 2007. He committed to play for the University of North Carolina but decided to enter the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft. Bumgarner was selected tenth overall by the Giants. Going into the draft, Baseball America had ranked him as the fourteenth best prospect overall. He was the first high school pitcher to be selected by the Giants with their first pick since Matt Cain in 2002, the first left-handed pitcher selected in the first round by the organization since Noah Lowry in 2001, the first left-handed pitcher taken as the first pick by the organization since Mike Remlinger in 1987, and the first high-school left-hander the Giants drafted in the first round since Frank Riccelli in 1971.

In 2008, Baseball America ranked him the third best prospect in the Giants organization.

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