1. 5 Things We Want to See from San Francisco Giants in 2014

    The San Francisco Giants have a lot to improve upon after a disappointing 2013 season. After winning a decisive World Series victory over the Detroit Tigers in 2012, the Giants failed to make the playoffs the very next year...

    Keely Flanagan Written by Keely Flanagan about 3 months ago 5,956 reads 5 comments

  2. Did the San Francisco Giants Do Enough This Offseason to Make the NL Playoffs?

    The San Francisco Giants won the 2012 World Series, their second title in three years. Expectations were very high as they entered the 2013 season, but a myriad of injuries and a few mediocre performances by key players derailed their hopes...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 3 months ago 4,245 reads 34 comments

  3. San Francisco Giants Top 20 Prospects for 2014

    1) Kyle Crick, RHP, Grade A-: Borderline B+. Amazing stuff, but tempered with significant command issues. I am impressed enough with his upside that this is a borderline grade for me, which is normally not the case for guys with control problems...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 250 reads 0 comments

  4. Revisiting the Hunter Pence Deal

    Let me take you back to a time when Edgar Renterias roamed the prairies of free agency. Eventually the unchecked waste would turn them into Miguel Tejadas, but that's a story for another time...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 164 reads 0 comments

  5. Brandon Belt Set for Huge Season in 2014 Thanks to Major Swing Improvements

    Brandon Belt is set for a breakout year in 2014. The San Francisco Giants first baseman posted incredible numbers in the second half of 2013, batting .326 after the All-Star break after hitting ...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 4 months ago 3,492 reads 10 comments

  6. Rumors: Giants Sniffing Around Grant Balfour

    The Giants have a weird bullpen. The principals have been paid handsomely to stick around the organization, yet the bullpen wasn't very good last year. These are the hand-picked relievers, the guys the Giants want...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 351 reads 1 comments

  7. Candlestick Memories: Marichal Bat Attack Masks Back Story

    Although my dad told me he took me to games before Aug. 22, 1965, that's the date of the first one I remember seeing at Candlestick. Even at 5 years old, that would be a tough game to forget...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 132 reads 0 comments

  8. Giants Hoping 2014 Is a Bounce-Back Year

    SAN FRANCISCO -- The Giants ' much-needed offseason makeover consisted of adding only two players. But that's sufficient to give the club a fresh look if the pair of additions, Tim ...

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  9. San Francisco Giants Unwilling to Pay Big Money to Add Grant Balfour

    The San Francisco Giants are reportedly interested in acquiring another reliever to bolster their bullpen, despite general manager Brian Sabean previously stating it would be unlikely for the team to pursue additional roster upgrades...

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  10. Willie Mays and Willie McCovey Say Good-Bye to Candlestick

    The NFL's San Francisco 49ers gave two baseball Hall of Famers from the San Francisco Giants a chance to say good-bye to their old home ballpark Sunday night...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 117 reads 0 comments

  11. San Francisco Giants' Big Offseason Questions That Still Need to Be Answered

    The San Francisco Giants have been very active since their 2013 season ended with a 76-86 record. After winning their second world championship in three years, this past season was a disappointment...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 4 months ago 4,834 reads 20 comments

  12. Cafardo on Papelbon, Youkilis, Overbay, Drew

    In today's Boston Globe, Nick Cafardo makes the case for Braves pitcher Tom Glavine to earn induction into the Hall of Fame. For his part, Glavine said he would be thrilled to go in with Greg Maddux and Bobby Cox...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  13. Tim Lincecum and Learning to Help Yourself

    If you walk into any bookstore in North America you are likely going find an absolutely massive section of books entitled, "Self Help"...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 87 reads 0 comments

  14. A Flood of Memories of 'Stick in '62

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  15. Giants Clear Roster Room, Designate Surkamp

    SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco Giants have designated for assignment left-hander Eric Surkamp, clearing roster room for the addition of newly signed outfielder Michael Morse...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 4 months ago 115 reads 0 comments

  16. San Francisco Giants: Why Did They Struggle in 2013?

    The 2013 San Francisco Giants consisted of essentially the same team that won the World Series in 2012. They had the same pitching rotation and starting lineup (sans Melky Cabrera)...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 4 months ago 1,990 reads 5 comments

  17. What If Willie Mays Were a Free Agent?

    We talked a lot about Mike Trout in Tuesday's chat session. Following up on that, a couple Trout links to check out.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  18. Giants Designate Eric Surkamp for Assignment

    The Giants have designated left-hander Eric Surkamp for assignment, according to the team's transactions page. The move was likely made to clear a roster spot for the recently signed Mike Morse...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  19. Giants Poised to Sell Brett Pill's Rights to Korean Club

    SAN FRANCISCO – It appears that Brett Pill finally will get a shot to play everyday -- even if it's on another continent...

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  20. Brett Pill in Talks to Play in Korea

    According to Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com, Giants first baseman/outfielder Brett Pill is in talks to play with the Kia Tigers of the Korea Baseball Organization...

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  21. Giants Outfielder Hunter Pence's Bobblehead Has Him Riding a Scooter

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence takes a motorized scooter to all of the team's home games during the season. On April 9, 2014, the first 40,000 fans who enter AT&T Park will receive a bobblehead commemorating it...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 4 months ago 6,589 reads 2 comments

  22. PHOTOS: New Hunter Pence Bobblehead Is Outstanding

    Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is going to be the subject of a bobblehead giveaway to the first 40,000 fans in AT&T Park Wednesday, April 9 of this upcoming season...

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  23. The San Jose Giants Extend Their Lease for Fiveyears

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 101 reads 0 comments

  24. Mark Mulder Asked the Giants for a Major-League Contract

    Mark Mulder is 36 years old and hasn't pitched in the majors since 2008, but that isn't stopping him from seeking a major-league contract in his comeback attempt...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 20 reads 0 comments

  25. Giants Check on Mark Mulder, Still out on Masahiro Tanaka

    SAN FRANCISCO – The Giants just said goodbye to Barry Zito and hello to Tim Hudson. OK, so what about Mark Mulder? Yes, GM Brian Sabean said, the Giants did check in with ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 176 reads 0 comments