Description: Giants pitcher Ryan Vogelsong picked up his second win of the season.
Insight: Vogelsong defeated the Reds by allowing two runs on six hits and four walks over 5 2/3 innings. He struck out two and is now 2-2 with a 5.31 ERA this season.
5/10/2015 6:30:00 PM
Description: Giants pitcher Ryan Vogelsong allowed just one run Sunday versus Miami.
Insight: Vogelsong went seven innings allowing four hits. He struck out five and now has a 5.67 ERA this season.
5/6/2015 9:33:00 AM
Description: Giants pitcher Ryan Vogelsong pitched seven shutout innings as the Giants beat the Padres, 6-0, on Tuesday.
Insight: Vogelsong yielded three hits, struck out four and walked two. This was clearly his best start of the season and despite the seven shutout innings, he is 1-2 with a 6.84 ERA in 26 1/3 innings this season.
4/23/2015 5:46:00 PM
Description: Giants pitcher Ryan Vogelsong posted a quality start on Thursday.
Insight: He went six innings and allowed two runs on three hits and one walk, while striking out five. Vogelson is still not a relevant option.
10/25/2014 10:05:00 AM
Description: Giants manager Bruce Bochy confirmed after the game Friday that Ryan Vogelsong will start Game 4 of the World Series on Saturday.
Insight: Bochy left the door open to start Madison Bumgarner on short rest in Game 4, but he decided after the loss Friday to stick with Vogelsong. Bumgarner will start Game 5. Both are pretty much must-wins for San Francisco in order to avoid falling behind 3-2 with Games 6 and 7 in Kansas City.
10/8/2014 9:32:00 AM
Description: San Francisco right-hander Ryan Vogelsong ptches well in no-decision during Game 4 of NLDS.
Insight: He went 5 2/3 innings and was in line for the win, until Hunter Strickland gave up a game-tying homer to Bryce Harper. Vogelsong allowed one run on only two hits and two walks, while striking out four. Strickland ended up receiving the victory, with Santiago Casilla earning his second save of the series. The Giants will head to St. Louis for Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday.
8/1/2014 9:29:00 PM
Description: San Francisco right-hander Ryan Vogelsong threw a complete game two-hitter Friday in a 5-1 win against the Mets.
Insight: It was his second career complete game and first since 2011. Vogelsong had a 7.71 ERA in his first four starts of the season, but he's pitched to a 3.15 ERA with a 1.18 WHIP and 95 Ks over his last 111 1/3 innings.
6/4/2014 9:51:00 AM
Description: San Francisco right-hander Ryan Vogelsong won his third straight decision Wednesday at Cincinnati. He struck out nine with one walk and allowed two runs in 6 1/3 innings.
Insight: Vogelsong had a 5.73 ERA last season and had 7.71 ERA after his first four starts this year, but he's gone 4-1 with a 2.05 ERA in his last eight starts to regain the trust of fantasy owners.
5/25/2014 9:51:00 AM
Description: San Francisco right-hander Ryan Vogelsong looked sharp in Saturday's win against Minnesota.
Insight: Vogelsong (3-2, 3.20 ERA) let up just three hits in 6 2/3 shutout innings. He's 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA and 13 strikeouts over his last two starts. Vogelsong's next appearance is scheduled for Thursday against St. Louis.
5/18/2014 8:09:00 PM
Description: The Marlins were unable to score off Giants right-hander Ryan Vogelsong Sunday at AT&T Park.
Insight: Vogelsong let up just five hits in seven innings. The win evens his record at 2-2 for the season. Vogelsong's next outing will be Saturday against the Twins.
4/27/2014 8:08:00 PM
Description: Giants starter Ryan Vogelsong gave up two hits and no runs in seven innings Sunday against Cleveland but took a no decision.
Insight: Vogelsong permitted 14 earned runs on 24 hits and eight walks in his first 16 1/3 innings this season. The right-hander has been largely terrible since Aug. 2012 and needs to do a lot to regain the confidence of fantasy owners.
3/23/2014 1:58:00 PM
Description: Giants starter Ryan Vogelsong has served up five home runs in 15 innings this spring.
Insight: That's an alarming number for anyone, much less a 36-year-old who was entirely too hittable last season (124 hits, 15 homers, 5.73 ERA in 103 2/3 innings). Vogelsong had a 2.57 ERA, a 1.22 WHIP and a 0.71 HR/9 over his first 315 2/3 innings following his return to the majors after a four-year absence, but he has put up a 6.03 ERA, a 1.57 WHIP and a 1.32 HR/9 his last 150 1/3.
11/29/2013 4:31:00 PM
Description: The Giants have re-signed starter Ryan Vogelsong to a one-year deal. SOURCE: Associated Press
Insight: The contract details haven't been released yet but it's likely he'll be getting less than the $5 million he made last season. Vogelsong (4-6, 5.73 ERA) will join Matt Cain, Tim Lincecum, Tim Hudson and Madison Bumgarner in the Giants' starting rotation.
9/21/2013 9:23:00 PM
Description: Giants starter Ryan Vogelsong has a 4.73 ERA in 51 1/3 innings since returning from a broken hand.
Insight: Vogelsong lost most of his season to the injury and has been awful on the mound. He fell to 3-6 with a 5.90 ERA in 97 2/3 innings after giving up five runs in five innings to the Yankees Saturday.
8/25/2013 8:03:00 PM
Description: San Francisco starter Ryan Vogelsong owned the Pirates Sunday at AT&T Park.
Insight: Pittsburgh could only manage two hits while Vogelsong was on the mound. Sunday was Vogelsong's first victory since May (he missed two months with a broken hand). He'll try to make it two in a row next time out against Arizona.
8/9/2013 7:32:00 PM
Description: The Giants have activated righthander Ryan Vogelsong from the 60-day DL.
Insight: It took a little over two months for his broken hand to heal. Vogelsong was excellent during the Giants' run to the World Series last season (14-9, 3.37 ERA) but he hasn't been as sharp so far in 2013 (2-4, 7.19 in nine starts).
8/5/2013 7:44:00 PM
Description: Updating a previous report, Giants starter Ryan Vogelsong will indeed be activated from the disabled list on Friday. SOURCE: John Shea, San Francisco Chronicle
Insight: There was some discussion about Vogelsong needing another rehab start but apparently that's not the case. A broken hand caused Vogelsong to miss a little over two months. Guillermo Moscoso will head back to the bullpen when Vogelsong is activated.
8/4/2013 10:18:00 PM
Description: The Giants were hoping Ryan Vogelsong would start Friday versus Baltimore but now it looks like he's going to need at least one more rehab start. SOURCE: Chris Haft, MLB.com
Insight: Vogelsong broke his hand back in May and hasn't played since. He was only 2-4 with a 7.19 ERA before the injury. If all goes well, he should be back in the majors in about a week and a half.
7/19/2013 8:22:00 PM
Description: Giants starter Ryan Vogelsong (hand) will throw live batting practice Saturday, according to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle.
Insight: Vogelsong confirmed he is targeting Aug. 9 as a tentative date for a return to the rotation. The right-hander suffered a fractured right hand when he was hit with a pitch while batting on May 20. He was awful before his injury, going 2-4 with a 7.19 ERA and a 5.78 FIP in his first nine starts.
7/11/2013 8:27:00 PM
Description: Giants starter Ryan Vogelsong (hand) threw a bullpen session Thursday, his first since suffering a fractured pinky on May 20, according to Alex Pavlovic of the Mercury News.
Insight: Vogelsong threw 30 fastballs in his bullpen and was happy with the session. "Hand is good, arm is good, he said. "Just got to get my timing back." Vogelsong is likely to throw a couple more bullpens before making one or two rehab starts. He's expected back by the end of July or beginning of August.