1. Willie McCovey's Tax Evasion Charges Pardoned by President Obama

    President Barack Obama pardoned b aseball Hall of Famer and San Francisco Giants great Willie McCovey on Tuesday of tax evasion...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 56,278 reads 21 comments

  2. Predicting San Francisco Giants Depth Charts a Month Ahead of Spring Training

    After finally running out of even-year magic in 2016, the San Francisco Giants don't have many questions to answer before they try to conjure some odd-year magic in 2017...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 6,625 reads 6 comments

  3. San Francisco Giants' Top Free-Agent, Trade Targets Post-New Year

    Signing All-Star closer Mark Melancon to a four-year, $62 million deal was a necessary move for the San Francisco Giants , but it was one that has seemingly limited the team's ability to improve the roster elsewhere...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 6 months ago 10,055 reads 4 comments

  4. Jimmy Rollins to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Jimmy Rollins isn't ready to call it a career just yet. The veteran shortstop agreed to a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants on Monday, where he'll attempt to make the 25-man roster out of spring training...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 10,119 reads 10 comments

  5. Mark Melancon Puts Giants Back on Level for NL West Dominance

    The San Francisco Giants ' run of even-year championships finally ended in 2016 in large part because their bullpen was cursed. Or to put it more bluntly, just not very good...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 11,276 reads 56 comments

  6. Mark Melancon to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Mark Melancon spent the second half of the 2016 season with the Washington Nationals , but the 31-year-old closer is moving on from the reigning National League East champions after signing with the San Francisco Giants on Monday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 25,807 reads 118 comments

  7. J.D. Martinez Would Be Ideal Fit for Power-Starved Giants

    Before the San Francisco Giants ' run of even-year championships was killed by their bullpen at the end of 2016, it was wounded by their lack of power. Their leading home run hitter was Brandon Belt, who cranked just 17 homers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 18,048 reads 29 comments

  8. Giants Should Sign 2 of Chapman, Jansen and Melancon to Chase 2017 Title

    The San Francisco Giants need to bolster their bullpen. The Giants know it. Every other team knows it. Your second cousin who's wrapped up in the election and doesn't really follow baseball knows it...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 18,031 reads 43 comments

  9. Buster Posey Adds Final Missing Piece to MLB Legacy with Gold Glove Award

    Buster Posey didn't need to pad his resume. At age 29, the San Francisco Giants catcher has already won a Rookie of the Year trophy, a batting title, three Silver Sluggers, a National League MVP and three championship rings...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 19,815 reads 35 comments

  10. Matt Moore's Contract Option Picked Up by Giants: Latest Details and Reaction

    In a move that was a mere formality, the San Francisco Giants exercised the $7 million option on left-handed pitcher Matt Moore's contract for 2017. Today's Knuckleball's Jon Heyman and MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 6,276 reads 17 comments

  11. Hunter Pence Dances in Napoleon Dynamite Halloween Costume

    Hunter Pence isn't the smoothest player on the baseball diamond. Given his unconventional playing style, it's only fitting that the San Francisco Giants outfielder commemorated a fellow awkward soul on Halloween...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 22,417 reads 10 comments

  12. Madison Bumgarner Contract: Latest News, Rumors on SP's Negotiations with Giants

    Madison Bumgarner has a team-friendly contract that features two team options for 2018 and 2019, but that's not stopping the San Francisco Giants from getting an early start on extension talks with their ace...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 11,439 reads 13 comments

  13. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the San Francisco Giants

    Think twice before you discount the notion of San Francisco's even-year magic because the Giants were dispatched from the MLB playoffs by the Chicago Cubs in four games...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 8 months ago 28,061 reads 82 comments

  14. Santiago Casilla Comments on Being Unused in Game 4 NLDS Loss vs. Cubs

    The San Francisco Giants used five pitchers in a four-run, ninth-inning rally that saw them get ousted from the National League Division Series by the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 9,370 reads 33 comments

  15. Giants Extend Their MLB Record by Winning 10th Straight Elimination Game

    Fact: With their 6-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night, t he San Francisco Giants extended their MLB record by winning their 10th straight game while facing elimination...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 months ago 4,989 reads 4 comments

  16. Never-Die Giants Make NLDS a Series Again with Heroes Old and New

    On a Monday night when Madison Bumgarner was mortal, the San Francisco Giants found a way to stay alive. Sure, they're down 2-1 in the best-of-five National League Division Series to the young, potent Chicago Cubs ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 17,277 reads 30 comments

  17. Giants vs. Cubs: Is Madison Bumgarner the Greatest Postseason Pitcher Ever?

    Madison Bumgarner's postseason statistics are simply staggering. MadBum boasts a 1.94 career postseason ERA—the best in MLB history among pitchers with at least 12 starts—and ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 3,392 reads 15 comments

  18. Madison Bumgarner Is Now Tied for 2nd-Most CG Shutouts in Postseason History

    Fact: San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner threw a complete-game shutout against the New York Mets on Wednesday night, the third of his postseason career. He is now tied for the second-most complete-game shutouts in postseason history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 months ago 2,363 reads 3 comments

  19. Another Giant October Win Shows Bumgarner, SF Could Be Challenge for Cubs

    NEW YORK — If the Chicago Cubs are the team that wants to spend this month rewriting their history, the San Francisco Giants are the team that can spend October embracing theirs...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 99,776 reads 192 comments

  20. Giants Clinch Playoff Berth: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The San Francisco Giants are headed back to the postseason for the first time since 2014, clinching the final National League wild-card spot Sunday thanks to a 7-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on the last day of the regular season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 months ago 6,881 reads 8 comments

  21. Giants Show Postseason Mojo in Stunning Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers

    Throughout most of the second half, the San Francisco Giants have been cursed by black magic rather than blessed by the strange magic that led them to World Series titles in 2010, 2012 and 2014...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 6,672 reads 12 comments

  22. Angel Pagan Throws Down Fan Who Runs onto Field

    Angel Pagan may be an outfielder for the San Francisco Giants , but don't be surprised if he makes a career in the WWE when his playing days are over...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 9 months ago 68,593 reads 25 comments

  23. Which of NL Wild-Card-Race Trio Is the Chicago Cubs' Biggest Threat?

    Though sports are fueled by speculation, opinion and debatable assertion, baseball—to borrow a tidbit from our country’s Declaration of Independence (h/t to Thomas Jefferson)—holds certain truths to be self-evident...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 9 months ago 28,272 reads 148 comments

  24. Johnny Cueto Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Groin and Return

    San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto was forced to exit Tuesday night's start against the Los Angeles Dodgers with a groin injury. It is unclear when he will be able to return...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 7,341 reads 3 comments

  25. Brandon Crawford Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Finger and Return

    Brandon Crawford has developed into one of Major League Baseball's best all-around shortstops in recent years, but the San Francisco Giants may be without their star middle infielder ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 4,713 reads 0 comments