1. Bochy Makes Surprising Statement in First Full-Squad Meeting

    Bruce Bochy stood in front of a crowded room Wednesday, and for the 20th time, he gave a version of the speech he's delivered every year as a major league manager...

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  2. Why Matt Cain Deserves the Start on Opening Day

    Matt Cain has done it all for the San Francisco Giants since he was called up to the Majors in 2005. He is a three-time All-Star, two-time World Series champion and has thrown one of just 23 perfect games in MLB history...

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  3. SF Giants' Pablo Sandoval Wants to Lose Even More Weight This Spring

    The Giants just took the field for their first full-squad workout, with two very interested observers watching from the stands: Pablo Sandoval's brother/agent Michael, and Rafael Alvarez, the trainer got Sandoval to slim down in Venezuela this winter...

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  4. San Francisco Giants' Spring Training To-Do List

    The San Francisco Giants are determined to bounce back after a mediocre 2013 season that saw them finish with a 76-86 record, 16 games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

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  5. Giants, Brandon Belt Avoid Arbitration with One-Year Deal

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Giants and Brandon Belt won't end up presenting their arguments in front of a three-person arbitration panel.....

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  6. Report: Giants Avoid Arbitration with Brandon Belt

    The Giants have avoided arbitration with first baseman Brandon Belt, reports Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle. The sides have agreed upon a one-year deal for 2014 just eight hours before Belt's hearing was set to begin...

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  7. Giants' Marco Scutaro Will Skip Drills to Deal with 'Annoying' Back

    Giants second baseman Marco Scutaro is over the finger injury he suffered last July, but his back is another story. He told MLB .com's Chris Haft that he intends to skip some drills early in spring training and ease himself back into things...

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  8. Lincecum's 1st Bullpen Session 'Tremendous'

    General manager Brian Sabean spent his evening at Chase Field, talking with media members during an MLB session for managers and GMs. Assistant general manager Bobby Evans is back in California as his wife just gave birth to the family's third child...

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  9. San Francisco Giants' Rotation Could Feature MLB's Best 1-2 Punch

    By now, San Francisco Giants fans have undoubtedly heard plenty about their team's starting pitching struggles in 2013...

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  10. Scutaro Looking Forward to Healthy Season

    SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. — The setbacks that limited Giants second baseman Marco Scutaro to 127 games last year have done nothing to tarnish the optimism and gusto he brings to the game...

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  11. Sabean: Brandon Belt Still Could Get Multiyear Contract This Year with Giants

    UPDATE, 3;30 p.m.: Representatives for the Giants and Brandon Belt continue last-hour negotiations aimed at averting an arbitration hearing at 9 a.m. EST on Wednesday...

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  12. Lincecum's 1st Bullpen Session 'Tremendous'

    Sabean on Lincecum's first bullpen sessions this spring: "Tremendous, just tremendous. The ball is coming out of his hand really well...

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  13. Will Hunter Pence Maintain His Production in 2014?

    In an otherwise painfully rough season, one of the few offensive bright spots for the San Francisco Giants in 2013 was right fielder Hunter Pence ...

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  14. Giants Notes: Pagan Reveals His Secret Motivation

    Angel Pagan had every reason to shut it down after hamstring surgery last season. The Giants were out of contention. He'd already signed a four-year, $40 million contract. There wasn't anything on the line...

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  15. Why Pitching Leaves the San Francisco Giants' World Series Window Open

    It may be easy to reminisce about Pablo Sandoval’s three home runs in Game 1 of the 2012 World Series or Marco Scutaro ’s game-winning single in Game 4...

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  16. San Francisco Giants' 2014 Season Preview: Predicting Each SP's Numbers

    If you followed the San Francisco Giants in 2013, you're probably well aware that the production from the starting rotation dipped so dramatically that the then-reigning champs ...

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  17. Giants' Marco Scutaro Is Glad Health Issues Are Behind Him

    Marco Scutaro can once again straighten the pinkie finger on his left hand, thanks to a pin that was inserted for several weeks over the offseason. An emphasis on winter core workouts has his back feeling fine for the first time in a year...

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  18. Veteran Left-Hander Barry Zito Is Taking a Break; He Isn't Retiring

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  19. Morse Finally Finds Answers After Dealing with Mystery Injury During 2013

    With the physique of an All-Pro tight end, it's no surprise that Michael Morse does his offseason workouts with NFL stars, including 49ers running back Frank Gore...

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  20. The New, Improved Pablo Sandoval

    This has never been the destination for Pablo Sandoval-related #fatchat. When the news is good, though, why not promote it? By way of the good folks at SFG Productions, here is svelte Pablo doing svelte-Pablo things...

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  21. Tim Lincecum Eager to Reward Giants' Faith

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Giants manager Bruce Bochy watched closely as Tim Lincecum threw a bullpen session at Scottsdale Stadium on Sunday, the second full day of spring training workouts...

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  22. Hudson Throws Bullpen Session with Giants

    Tim Hudson stretched a bit, pawed at the dirt with his foot, and took a few warm-up tosses. He was ready to go...

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  23. Tim Lincecum Rents out a Warehouse, Takes Stock of Himself

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  24. New Giant Hudson in a Comfortable Place

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- When a player changes teams as a free agent, the whole family goes along for the ride. Tim Hudson spent nine seasons with.....

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  25. Giants Sign Former St. Mary's Star Mark Teahen

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Giants have signed former Kansas City Royals infielder/outfielder Mark Teahen to a minor league contract, club vice president Bobby Evans confirmed...

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