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  1. Giants notes: Johnny Cueto's WBC participation in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Jeff Samardzija pitched to Brandon Belt, Matt Cain threw strikes to several hitters and the Giants enjoyed some friendly competition on the first day of live batting practice at Scottsdale Stadium Monday. Johnny Cueto pitched to hitters as well, but the kids in the batter's box were teenage prospects and Cueto was 3,000 miles away at the Giants' camp in the Dominican Republic.

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  2. Bochy may open season with 5 outfieldersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Francisco Giants

    ... selection in the 2014 Draft, is "knocking at the door" for a spot in the Major League starting rotation, though Matt Cain and Ty Blach probably are the top two contenders for the fifth starting spot. "I look forward to watching him," Bochy said of ...

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  3. Hundley confident about playing at AT&TRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | San Francisco Giants

    ... by three games. They also owned a 10-5 record against San Francisco. San Diego won the first two games, defeating Matt Cain in Friday night's opener and besting Barry Zito on Saturday. Then Sanchez blanked the Padres for five innings, as well as ...

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  4. San Francisco Giants: Matt Cain Working His Way Back to RotationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Frisco Fastball

    ... his debut at AT&T Park? But, probably one of the biggest questions coming from the San Francisco Giants campcan Matt Cain return from another injury plagued season and secure a spot as the 5th starter? Cain is not shying away from the competition. ...

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  5. Byrnes: Matt Cain needs to rediscover his changeupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    Activity on the field in Scottsdale at Giants spring training remains relatively mum; chatter off of it is starting to ramp up. How long of a leash should Matt Cain be given if he does indeed win the fifth starting job? Both the 2015 and 2016 seasons yielded very little results from the once legendary Giant, who is now entering his 11th season with the club.

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  6. Matt Cain is almost certainly going to be the fifth starterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | McCovey Chronicles

    The Giants want Matt Cain to win the fifth starter's job in spring training. This was a logical guess at the start of the offseason, it was the logical guess a couple weeks ago, and it's a confirmed position now.

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  7. Giants may make Bumgarner wait for major contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... it wouldn't help to backload an extension. The Giants will have more financial flexibility next year, when Matt Cain's $20 million salary comes off the books. Johnny Cueto could leave $84 million on the table by opting out of his contract, too. ...

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  8. Cain ready for fifth-starter competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | San Francisco Giants

    Matt Cain 's attitude with regard to the impending competition for the Giants' fifth-starter's spot is simple: Bring it on. Cain has endured a myriad of injuries since 2013, which have sharply diminished the former staff ace's skills.

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  9. Matt Cain faces challenge for starting rotation spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    Matt Cain is facing a competition for the fifth spot in the San Francisco Giants' starting rotation. "Good," the 32-year-old right-hander said Monday when pitchers and catchers reported for spring training.

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  10. Giants notes: A major extension might have to wait for Madison BumgarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... it wouldn't help to backload an extension. The Giants will have more financial flexibility next year, when Matt Cain's $20 million salary comes off the books. Johnny Cueto could leave $84 million on the table by opting out of his contract, too. ...

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  11. Giants' Cain faces challenge for starting rotation spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Sports Media 101

    ... - join the discussion and drop a comment. If it's about the Giants, it's on SF Giants 101. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Matt Cain is facing a competition for the fifth spot in the San Francisco Giants ' starting rotation. "Good," the 32-year-old ...

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  12. Matt Cain, the longest tenured Giant, embraces spring battle: a oeLeta s all compete for itaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Campbell Reporter

    Matt Cain traveled the show horse circuit this winter. He sat in the metal bleachers and cheered for his wife, Chelsea, an accomplished equestrian.

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  13. Giants' Cain stoked for strange fifth-starter competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | SFGate

    JULY 31: Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Washington Nationals in the top of the second inning at AT&T Park on July 31, 2016 in San Francisco, California. less SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 31: Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Washington Nationals in the top of the second inning at AT&T Park on July 31, 2016 in San Francisco, California.

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  14. Giants spring training preview: Roster breakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... is signed through 2021 but can opt out after this season - and likely would if he repeats what he did last year. Matt Cain's decorated tenure with the Giants likely is coming to an end this year, with the expiration of his $112 million contract. He ...

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  15. Giants spring training preview: Matt Cain, left field are big questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Inside Bay Area

    ... he'll get first crack to beat out poised strike thrower Ty Blach for the final rotation spot. "In a perfect world, Matt Cain would be Matt Cain and he would take that spot," Giants GM Bobby Evans said. "That's preferable, but we do have to allow an ...

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  16. Giants notes: Former teammates react to Sergio Romo signing with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... in his side. It's not the same oblique issue that caused Pence to miss time two seasons ago. As expected, Matt Cain is looked upon as the incumbent to open as the No.5 starter over Ty Blach. "In a perfect world, Matt Cain would be Matt Cain and he ...

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  17. Giants latest: Pence's minor injury, Cain vs. Blach, BondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | SFGate

    ... to go" for the first position-player workout, though maybe not for the Feb. 24 Cactus League opener. Bochy said Matt Cain is fully healthy and will compete with Ty Blach and perhaps Tyler Beede and Albert Suarez for the fifth spot in the rotation, ...

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  18. Beede's steady progress opening doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | San Francisco Giants

    ... to push his way past other candidates for the starting role and earn a spot in the season-opening rotation. Matt Cain gets Ben Revere to bounce out to third base, ending the 2nd inning and keeping the game scoreless Conventional wisdom suggests ...

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  19. San Francisco Giants Best Free Agent Signings of All-TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Frisco Fastball

    ... er. This eliminates players like Hunter Pence and Jason Schmidt who were initially traded or Madison Bumgarner and Matt Cain who were given extensions.

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  20. MLB Spring Training 2017: The Top 10 Starting Pitchers to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | BleacherReport

    ... would transform New York's starting five and vastly improve his chances of landing a lucrative long-term contract. Matt Cain surpassed 200 innings every season between 2007 and 2012 for the San Francisco Giants. Along the way, he made three All-Star ...

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