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MLB: Oakland 8, San Francisco 1

Luke Montz smacked a pair of solo homers and the Oakland Athletics defeated the San Francisco Giants, 8-1, in spring training action.

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers 2, San Francisco 1

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out six batters Tuesday while leading the Los Angeles Dodgers past the San Francisco Giants 2-1.

MLB: Arizona 2, San Francisco 1

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Brandon McCarthy controlled San Francisco on one run over eight innings Saturday and the Arizona Diamonds edged the Giants 2-1.

MLB: Pittsburgh 10, San Francisco 5

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- The Pittsburgh Pirates scored seven runs in the fifth inning, whipped San Francisco 10-5 Thursday and held on to the lead in the NL Central.

MLB: San Francisco 6, Miami 4

MIAMI, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Gregor Blanco stroked a two-run triple in the fourth inning Saturday, backing Matt Cain's strong start in San Francisco's 6-4 win over Miami.

MLB: Baltimore 10, San Francisco 2

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 11 (UPI) -- Homers by J.J. Hardy and Adam Jones produced five runs in a late-inning assault Sunday that turned a close game into a 10-2 Baltimore rout of San Francisco.

MLB: Milwaukee 3, San Francisco 1

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Wily Peralta held San Francisco to five hits over 6 1/3 innings in the Milwaukee Brewers' 3-1 victory on the road Tuesday.

MLB: San Francisco 2, Philadelphia 1

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Roger Kieschnick and Joaquin Arias both singled in ninth-inning runs Thursday in rallying San Francisco to a 2-1 win over Philadelphia.

MLB: San Francisco 4, Arizona 3

SAN FRANCISCO, July 21 (UPI) -- Matt Cain got his first victory in more than a month and seven relievers combined to shut the door Saturday in San Francisco's 4-3 win over Arizona.

MLB: New York Mets 7, San Francisco 2

SAN FRANCISCO, July 10 (UPI) -- Zack Wheeler tossed seven innings of one-run ball Wednesday and the New York Mets completed a three-game sweep of San Francisco with a 7-2 victory.

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers 10, San Francisco 2

SAN FRANCISCO, July 6 (UPI) -- Juan Uribe hit a home run and added a career-best seven RBI Friday in helping the Los Angeles Dodgers down the San Francisco Giants 10-2.

MLB: Colorado 2, San Francisco 1

DENVER, June 29 (UPI) -- Nolan Arenado drove in a run with a ninth-inning single Saturday, handing the Colorado Rockies a 2-1 decision over San Francisco.

MLB: Miami 7, San Francisco 2

SAN FRANCISCO, June 23 (UPI) -- Justin Ruggiano smashed two homers and Nathan Eovaldi earned his first victory of the year Sunday in Miami's 7-2 spanking of San Francisco.

MLB: San Francisco 5, San Diego 4

SAN FRANCISCO, June 19 (UPI) -- Brandon Belt had three hits and Juan Perez hit the game-winning single in the eighth inning of San Francisco's 5-4 victory over the San Diego Padres Tuesday.

MLB: San Francisco 10, Pittsburgh 0

PITTSBURGH, June 13 (UPI) -- Matt Cain threw 6 2/3 shutout innings and was backed up by a 17-hit attack Thursday, a combination that brought San Francisco a 10-0 win over Pittsburgh.
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Matthew Thomas Cain (born October 1, 1984 in Dothan, Alabama) is an American Major League Baseball starting pitcher for the San Francisco Giants. He is 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m) tall and weighs 235 pounds (107 kg).

Cain graduated from Houston High School in Germantown, Tennessee, where he earned the nickanme "Big Sugar", and was selected by the Giants in the first round (25th overall) in the 2002 MLB Draft.

Prior to the 2005 season, Cain was named the #13 prospect in baseball by Baseball America. He features a fastball, curveball, slider, and changeup. His fastball is thrown from 90 to 94 mph.

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