1. Brandon Belt an Option in the Giants' Outfield, Bruce Bochy Says

    With Hunter Pence's broken arm and Angel Pagan's sore back, the Giants are considering several internal alternatives in the outfield.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 269 reads 0 comments

  2. Giants SS Crawford Breaks Down Top 2014 Defensive Gems

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- When talking about reasons for optimism at FanFest last month, Giants general manager Brian Sabean mentioned just about every one of his young infielders, pointing out that there is room for each one to grow...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  3. Giants spring training Day 28: Cain may tweak routine

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The phrase “listen to my body” is a popular one with Giants starters these days...

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  4. Final Prediction for San Francisco Giants' Key Spring Training Position Battles

    As the San Francisco Giants prepare for their regular-season opener, there are still a few roster questions that must be answered. Fortunately, the starting eight position players appear set, even with the injury to Hunter Pence...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 2 months ago 5,618 reads 7 comments

  5. Panik, Belt Supply Power in Vogelsong's Strong Start

    PHOENIX -- Joe Panik and Brandon Belt homered for the Giants , and Ryan Braun snapped a spring slump for the Brewers in San Francisco's 3-2 victory Thursday at sold-out Maryvale Baseball Park...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 515 reads 0 comments

  6. Giants' Pagan Receives Injection in Ailing Back

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- At this point, the Giants should probably ban players from using the locker nearest the clubhouse door at Scottsdale Stadium...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 629 reads 0 comments

  7. Brandon Belt Can Be San Francisco Giants' X-Factor

    The expectations for San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt have so far outlived the results. With Hunter Pence expected to be shelved for a significant amount of time early ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  8. Giants Coach Roberto Kelly Making Tough Switch Across the Diamond

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- This Giants spring training is perhaps more critical to one member of the team than any other in terms of on-the-job preparation...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Pagan Misses Second Straight Game with Stiff Back

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  10. Pagan's Troublesome Back Flaring Up in Spring

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  11. Is It Time to Officially Start Fearing Madison Bumgarner's 2014 Workload?

    Last October, Madison Bumgarner was superhuman —and that's barely hyperbole. You remember the image: the big left-hander, bearded and glowering, striding out of the bullpen ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 11,599 reads 32 comments

  12. Giants Not Actively Pursuing Outfielder

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  13. Giants Reacquire Jackson Williams for Cash Considerations

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 62 reads 0 comments

  14. Bochy Says It's Time for Giants to Shape Up Sloppy Play

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — All the hitting woes, pitching woes and defensive woes finally got to manager Bruce Bochy...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  15. Manager Bruce Bochy Wants San Francisco Giants to Step It Up

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Spring training results aren't supposed to mean much, but Bruce Bochy is starting to tire of what he's seeing from his Giants ...

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  16. Offseason In Review: San Francisco Giants

    The World Series winners brought back some familiar faces from their latest championship team, yet they'll have to account for a Panda-sized hole in their lineup...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 2 reads 0 comments

  17. Giants' Crawford Halfway to Milestone

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- As he does with all aspects of his defensive game, Brandon Crawford keeps a pretty keen eye on his numbers. But there's an intriguing one that eluded his notice at the end of last season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  18. Giants spring training Day 26: Stratton gets spot start

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Chris Stratton had the day that's become familiar for Giants starters this spring. He gave up a few hits, got pulled in the middle of an inning and left with a couple runs on the scoreboard...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  19. Lincecum's Sore Neck Slow to Improve

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Though Tim Lincecum's sore neck will force him to miss his scheduled start Monday against Cincinnati , Giants manager Bruce Bochy felt optimistic that the right-hander ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  20. Free Agency Taught Romo He 'Didn't Want to Go Anywhere'

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Most pitchers, especially those as accomplished as Sergio Romo, wait their whole careers for a crack at free agency. Romo couldn't wait for the process to be over...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 77 reads 0 comments

  21. Giants' Susac Undergoes MRI & X-Rays, Needs Cortisone Shot

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Andrew Susac's push for the Opening Day roster continues to be slowed by minor injuries...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  22. With Clear Mind, Duffy Keeps Swinging for Giants

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Slender as a fungo bat and having compiled college statistics just as light, Giants infielder Matt Duffy doesn't fit a typical Major Leaguer's profile...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 143 reads 0 comments

  23. Ishikawa Back After Great October Moment

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey is a classic example of a star player who has been able to stay grounded amid all the adulation...

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  24. McGehee's Early Lead Doesn't Hold Up for Cain

    The A's got off to a strong start offensively against Giants starter Matt Cain in the meeting of Bay Area rivals Saturday at Hohokam Stadium, and they held on for a 5-2 Cactus League victory...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 163 reads 0 comments

  25. Gregor Blanco on Pablo Sandoval: 'I Hope He Regrets It'

    When I first read Pablo Sandoval's criticisms of the Giants , I thought of Gregor Blanco, who always had Sandoval's back and supported him through good and bad...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 months ago 200 reads 0 comments