8/1/2015 | Pence sparks Giants' comeback win vs. Texas
Giants right fielder Hunter Pence tied the game with an RBI single in the eighth and then hit a go-ahead home run in the 11th, providing the force behind a 9-7 Giants win over the Rangers on Saturday.
8/1/2015 | Leake makes Giants debut opposite Texas' Perez
After spending nearly six seasons with the Reds, Mike Leake will make his Giants debut Sunday, with the Rangers starting left-hander Martin Perez, who has never faced the Giants, in his fourth outing after undergoing Tommy John elbow surgery in May 2014.
8/1/2015 | Kela sent to Minors to keep him fresh
The Rangers took advantage of their recent bullpen additions Saturday by optioning right-hander Keone Kela to Double-A Frisco. Kela is expected to get a short rest period in the Minors, and the club was able to make that happen after acquiring needed reinforcements in left-hander Jake Diekman and right-hander Sam Dyson on Friday.
8/1/2015 | Wilson catches Hamels as Chirinos hits DL
Bobby Wilson was in Saturday's starting lineup after the Rangers placed catcher Robinson Chirinos on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left shoulder.
8/1/2015 | Working inside, Martinez outpitches MadBum
Nick Martinez found his command working the inside fastball, and it helped him find the win column for the first time since June 9.