Evan Webeck, East Bay Times

Evan Webeck

East Bay Times

Oakland, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Evan:

SF Giants bats’ erupt for 10 runs, 12th straight win vs. Rockies

Tommy La Stella homers, doubles twice in first full game back from offseason Achilles surgery. → Read More

SF Giants get huge homers from Casali, Yastrzemski in 11th straight win vs. Rockies

Curt Casali homered twice and drove in 4 in a 3-hit game, but Yastrzemski’s 420-foot shot was the decider in SF’s 11th straight win over Colorado. → Read More

Why SF Giants transferred Anthony DeSclafani to 60-day IL

Earliest DeSclafani will be eligible to return to Giants’ rotation is now June 21 → Read More

SF Giants add Tommy La Stella but demote promising young outfielder

La Stella makes season debut at DH vs. Rockies, but adding him to the roster forced Luis González to Triple-A. → Read More

SF Giants, Rodón implode in primetime vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The 15-6 loss quickly got out of hand and ended with future Hall-of-Famer Albert Pujols pitching to the Giants and left fielder Luis González pitching for the Giants. → Read More

SF Giants’ Gabe Kapler bids farewell to Cardinals greats Pujols, Molina

Gabe Kapler played against Pujols and Molina in the 2004 World Series. Now, almost two decades later, he is managing against them — possibly for the final time. → Read More

Logan Webb earns MLB-leading 5th win despite weird, wild outing vs. Cardinals

Before Webb allowed a hit, he had walked 3 batters, hit another and given up a run but was victorious in an 8-2 SF Giants win. → Read More

Why SF Giants made another trade with Mariners, and why this one might be different

Donovan Walton is the Giants’ latest addition from Seattle and profiles as a player San Francisco values. → Read More

Why SF Giants see hope in Jake McGee’s tough start to the season

McGee (9.64 ERA) has allowed 9 runs in his past 3 appearances but his fastball velocity reached a season-high. → Read More

Evan Longoria ‘ready to play’, on verge of rejoining SF Giants

Longoria, who went 5-for-18 in five rehab games, was back with the Giants on Monday and could be activated in a matter of days. → Read More

SF Giants notebook: Why Brandon Belt, Thairo Estrada are out of lineup vs. Cardinals

Belt (neck stiffness) was scratched after initially being penciled in to the lineup, but he isn’t concerned. Estrada received his first day off of the season, after logging every inning so fa… → Read More

SF Giants drop first game vs. Dodgers in Rodón-Urías duel

Walks, wild pitches come back to bite Giants in the first of 19 matchups with NL West rivals. → Read More

SF Giants: Why Sunday was ‘pretty promising’ day of injury news

LaMonte Wade Jr. could rejoin the Giants for their series with the Dodgers, while Evan Longoria and Tommy La Stella are set to begin rehab assignments this week. → Read More

SF Giants could get one injured starter back this weekend

Right-hander Alex Cobb (right groin strain) could rejoin San Francisco’s rotation as soon as Sunday, manager Gabe Kapler said. → Read More

Why bunts are back in style for the SF Giants

The Giants are 7-for-8 (88%) when squaring up to bunt this season. That success rate isn’t sustainable, but the Giants don’t care. → Read More

Takeaways from SF Giants’ sweep of Nationals, impressive road trip

The Giants beat the Nationals 12-3 on Sunday to secure their second sweep of the 12-game road trip. → Read More

Brandon Crawford explains the little tweak that has helped him heat up

Crawford has raised his OPS by nearly 100 points in the past 2 games after moving his hands closer to his body for more compact swing. → Read More

Facing familiar foe, SF Giants’ bats keep rolling against Nationals

Giants secured 4th win in 5 series this season by scoring 5+ runs on 10+ hits for the second consecutive game. → Read More

Nationals’ player ‘crossed a line’ in unwritten rules fiasco, Giants player says

‘Coming toward our dugout I think was a little over the line,’ Austin Slater said after Alcides Escobar and Victor Robles took issue with Thairo Estrada trying to score from 1st in the … → Read More

Austin Slater gets his in Giants’ huge second inning vs. Patrick Corbin, Nationals

Slater hadn’t started a game this road trip and entered Friday with an OPS of .385 but smashed a 3-run HR in a 7-run 2nd inning. → Read More