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Why a ‘narrow’ approach will expand Steven Duggar’s chances with the Giants

Why a ‘narrow’ approach will expand Steven Duggar’s chances with the Giants

The Giants' former "center fielder-of-the-future" has another chance to prove he can live up to the old hype.
Steven Duggar’s injury creates a new challenge for Giants’ front office

Steven Duggar’s injury creates a new challenge for Giants’ front office

Who will play center field for the Giants in 2020?
Outfielder Steven Duggar out for the year, Giants call up reliever Travis Bergen

Outfielder Steven Duggar out for the year, Giants call up reliever Travis Bergen

It's the second straight season Duggar will end the year on the injured list.
With Duggar out, Giants call up Joey Rickard over power-hitting outfielders

With Duggar out, Giants call up Joey Rickard over power-hitting outfielders

Neither of the Giants' power-hitting outfielders at Triple-A is joining the major league roster.
Steven Duggar injures left shoulder on diving catch, exits early against Nationals

Steven Duggar injures left shoulder on diving catch, exits early against Nationals

It's the same shoulder that was surgically repaired last September.
Giants cut Tyler Austin, promote Steven Duggar ahead of series at Coors Field

Giants cut Tyler Austin, promote Steven Duggar ahead of series at Coors Field

The Giants could make several other roster moves this weekend.
Duggar will sit vs. Yankees after bullpen tumble causes wrist injury

Duggar will sit vs. Yankees after bullpen tumble causes wrist injury

The Giants have openly considered moving their bullpens out of foul territory. Now that another player has been injured by the obstacles, it could be the time.
Steven Duggar helping Bruce Bochy challenge a long-standing Giants narrative

Steven Duggar helping Bruce Bochy challenge a long-standing Giants narrative

The Giants have the oldest roster in baseball, but manager Bruce Bochy is maintaining confidence in the team's youngest position player.
Giants make sudden, surprising change to outfield defense

Giants make sudden, surprising change to outfield defense

The Giants are taking a surprising approach to their outfield as they've opted to move Steven Duggar, not Kevin Pillar, to right field.
Steven Duggar begins spring as favorite to secure key job with Giants

Steven Duggar begins spring as favorite to secure key job with Giants

The center fielder has just 141 career at-bats, but could be the team's Opening Day leadoff hitter.
Uncertainty in center field shouldn’t compel Giants to deviate from 2019 plan

Uncertainty in center field shouldn’t compel Giants to deviate from 2019 plan

MILWAUKEE–As Cactus League play drew to an end and the Giants prepared to travel north to round out their exhibition schedule, they hadn’t settled on a starting center fielder for 2018. Back in March,
Giants’ Duggar to have surgery Tuesday: “The goal is not missing a single day I’m in camp”

Giants’ Duggar to have surgery Tuesday: “The goal is not missing a single day I’m in camp”

Duggar suffered a labrum tear, shoulder subluxation when he dove headfirst into second base in the ninth inning of Tuesday’s game against Arizona
Giants get small head start on 2019, but many questions will remain unanswered

Giants get small head start on 2019, but many questions will remain unanswered

The Giants can't expect to find answers to the big-picture questions looming over the franchise within the next month.
Giants drop a crucial series finale, Rodríguez suffers first loss since June

Giants drop a crucial series finale, Rodríguez suffers first loss since June

Dereck Rodríguez lost for the first time in more than two months as the Giants' offense failed to support its rookie starter.
Duggar’s injury the latest crushing blow for Giants in a season full of them

Duggar’s injury the latest crushing blow for Giants in a season full of them

Rookie Steven Duggar may have played his last game for the Giants in 2018 after suffering a left shoulder injury.
Duggar earns Bumgarner’s respect, Giants walk off on Hernández’s single

Duggar earns Bumgarner’s respect, Giants walk off on Hernández’s single

Madison Bumgarner pitched in traffic throughout the night, but he kept the D'backs from slowing him down as the Giants ace turned in seven shutout innings.
Giants have no desire to play ‘spoiler’ in National League West race

Giants have no desire to play ‘spoiler’ in National League West race

Despite discouraging signs on their last road trip, a recent hot streak has the Giants convinced they're still capable of contending in the National League West.
Chris Stratton sets new career-high in brilliant win over D’backs

Chris Stratton sets new career-high in brilliant win over D’backs

Giants righty Chris Stratton should be in line for an extended opportunity to impress the coaching staff in September after closing out August with eight innings of shutout ball.
Giants lose ground again, fall to .500 as Duggar flashes potential in blowout defeat

Giants lose ground again, fall to .500 as Duggar flashes potential in blowout defeat

Steven Duggar hit his first career home run but a Giants starting pitcher struggled for the second day in a row.
Giants blow game open late, ease to 7-1 win over Athletics

Giants blow game open late, ease to 7-1 win over Athletics

After Reyes Moronta somehow escaped a bases-loaded, no-outs jam, the Giants' bats took over.