Sat, 29 Apr 2017 05:06:06 -0700
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (ribs, shoulder) will be sidelined through the All-Star break with a Grade 2 sprain of the AC joint in his left shoulder, as well as bruised ribs. He will require two months of rehab before he is able to resume throwing a baseball, according to trainer Dave Groeschner.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:31:35 -0700
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (shoulder) will begin his rehab on Friday, April 28. The timeline for his recovery remains at around two months.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:07:27 -0700
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (shoulder) won't need surgery on his injured left shoulder based on the "initial evaluation." He figures to start rehab in four to five days, and "might be mound ready" in two months.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 17:33:13 -0700
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (rib, shoulder) is not believed to need surgery, although manager Bruce Bochy left the door open that further evaluation on Monday, April 24, could change things.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:46:50 -0700
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (shoulder) has yet to receive a timetable for his recovery and there is concern he may be sidelined for longer than two months, according to ESPN's Buster Olney.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:11:39 -0700
Updating a previous report, San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (ribs, shoulder) is expected to miss six to eight weeks because of the bruised ribs and strained shoulder he suffered during a dirt bike accident, according to a source.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:41:40 -0700
San Francisco Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner (ribs, shoulder) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Friday, April 21, because of bruised ribs and a strained shoulder.
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:07:51 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner (10-6) allowed two runs (one earned) on five hits over eight innings in a loss to the Cincinnati Reds Wednesday, July 27, with no walks and nine strikeouts.
Fantasy Tip: Despite the loss, Bumgarner has tossed quality starts in four of his last five outings and has posted a 2.00 ERA over five starts this month. He should continue to be viewed as a must-start option in all fantasy formats every time he takes the mound.
Sat, 16 Jul 2016 00:09:12 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner surrendered four runs on seven hits in six innings against the San Diego Padres on Friday, July 15. He issued one free pass and registered nine strikeouts.
Fantasy Tip: After throwing a one-hit shutout on Sunday, Bumgarner looked human against the Pads, a team he'd already beaten twice in 2016. Still, to put Bumgarner's season in perspective, the four earned runs matched his high for the year. Keep deploying him every fifth day.
Sun, 10 Jul 2016 20:17:10 -0700
San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner tossed a complete-game shutout, allowing one hit while walking one and striking out 14 in a win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday, July 10.
Fantasy Tip: If Clayton Kershaw is the top fantasy pitcher, Bumgarner is on the short list of players that can make a case for being next in line.