Last Build Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:40:50 EDT
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:06:41 EDTOccasionally a ballplayer comes around whose performance eclipses mere statistics. Gregor Blanco fit this description for the Giants.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:56:22 EDTBarry Bonds surged forward while Jeff Kent remained at a virtual standstill as the pair of former Giants met with contrasting results in baseball's Hall of Fame balloting announced Wednesday.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:54:04 EDTIf knowledge is power, then right-hander Joan Gregorio is among the most mentally fortified pitchers in the Giants' farm system.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 20:00:31 EDTThe Giants completed salary-arbitration season without a fuss Friday by agreeing to terms with left-hander Will Smith, right-hander George Kontos and infielder Eduardo Nunez on one-year contracts.
Sun, 1 Jan 2017 11:57:19 EDTStay on top of all the offseason moves with the MLB.com Hot Stove Tracker, which updates with the latest free-agent signings and trades.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:30:16 EDTWho is the Giants' backup in center field when Denard Span needs a day off? Beat reporter Chris Haft answers this question and more in his latest Inbox.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:54:30 EDTThe Giants have reached a one-year agreement with third baseman Conor Gillaspie, avoiding arbitration. The deal is worth $1.4 million according to MLB Network Insider Jon Heyman.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:27:47 EDTDespite the frigid temperatures throughout many big league cities, Major League Baseball's announcement Tuesday of the first workout dates of Spring Training should be enough to warm the hearts of baseball fans everywhere.
Sun, 1 Jan 2017 12:16:55 EDTWho do the Giants have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for San Francisco's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 16:29:25 EDTColor footage of the Giants' final Polo Grounds game
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 19:00:45 EDTThe Giants realize they have a window of opportunity that must not slam shut on their fingers. So nobody should be surprised if they sacrifice short-term fiscal prudence for the potential of a big long-term payoff and celebrate the end of the offseason by acquiring a proven third baseman or left fielder.
Tue, 3 Jan 2017 12:23:29 EDTThe Giants continue to show interest in Korean free-agent infielder Jae-gyun Hwang, sources told MLB.com's Jon Paul Morosi on Tuesday. Hwang, 29, is an unrestricted free agent and won't require a posting fee.
Sat, 7 Jan 2017 12:15:18 EDTWatch Cueto's intense beach workout
Thu, 5 Jan 2017 19:05:40 EDTIt seems that Conor Gillaspie deserves an everyday shot. Can Eduardo Nunez play left field while Gillaspie starts at third base? MLB.com reporter Chris Haft fields this question and more in the latest Giants Inbox.
Tue, 3 Jan 2017 14:07:27 EDTPence once got way too intense about hot yoga
Wed, 4 Jan 2017 01:37:23 EDTNew York Giants third baseman Daryl Spencer is tagged out by Dodger catcher Roy Campanella in a 1953 game. Spencer, who played parts of 10 seasons with four teams, died on Monday. He was 88. (AP)
Tue, 3 Jan 2017 16:49:44 EDTWatch Griffey, Bonds and Lofton dunk in these videos
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 14:10:10 EDTThe Giants have mostly lined up the cast of characters who will strive to get the ball to Mark Melancon with a victory on the line. Left field is their lone vacant position as the opening of Spring Training looms in February. On the pitching staff, though the fifth starter's spot and the various bullpen setup roles have yet to be assigned, the Giants basically know who the primary contenders will be for those jobs.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 12:15:08 EDTThe Giants' first-half swagger yielded to a second-half stagger in 2016, as the team with the Major Leagues' best record at the All-Star break barely qualified for the postseason before losing to the eventual World Series-champion Cubs in the National League Division Series.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EDTIn the latest Giants Inbox, beat reporter Chris Haft answers fans' questions on the role health plays in a title run, the state of the Giants' farm system and the likelihood of Matt Duffy returning to San Francisco someday.
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 01:50:58 EDTAt the end of an amazing October, one team was standing: the Chicago Cubs, who broke a 108-year championship drought and won the World Series for the National League. But 14 other NL teams played all season and had their own pinnacle moments. In consultation with each club's beat reporter, here is the game of the year for each club in the NL in 2016.
Sat, 24 Dec 2016 18:26:18 EDTPence holiday video has 'Game of Thrones' twist
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 15:47:21 EDTPurple Heart Anglers is a nonprofit organization devoted to creating opportunities for disabled veterans to fish and hunt. Bruce Bochy and his wife, Kim, lent their time and support to the group during a recent visit to Costa Rica that included three days of fishing.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 21:39:22 EDTHoping to add infield depth, the Giants agreed to a Minor League deal with Jimmy Rollins, the highly accomplished shortstop who's striving to extend his big league career to an 18th season.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 14:30:18 EDTThe Sacramento River Cats, the Giants' Triple-A affiliate, named Dave Brundage the team's new manager on Thursday.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:54:55 EDTDuring the 2012 World Series, Jim Leyland watched from Detroit's dugout as Brandon Crawford's steady brilliance at shortstop snuffed out a succession of would-be Tigers rallies. More than four years after Crawford's superb defense was a crucial factor in the Giants' sweep, Leyland will have the chance to manage him in the World Baseball Classic.
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 20:38:25 EDTThe Giants' family gathered Tuesday to embrace Andres Torres, literally and figuratively, at a memorial service for the former outfielder's wife. Soannie Torres died of a rare form of cancer last Wednesday at 37.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 16:30:00 EDTThe Sharks wore SF Giants orange before a game
Fri, 9 Dec 2016 19:15:43 EDTAt Friday's AT&T Park news conference to herald the Giants' signing of closer Mark Melancon, the right-hander remained exultant over joining his new team.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:16:08 EDTFor the second year in a row, MLBPipeline.com's early Draft Top 50 list is topped by a high school pitcher. There's still a long way to go between now and June -- last year's early No. 1 Jason Groome went No. 12 overall to the Red Sox -- but there is no question that Hunter Greene is the best overall talent in the Class of 2017.