1. San Francisco Giants: 5 Players in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    The San Francisco Giants certainly have stars. What they also have in seemingly equal abundance are open roster spots that need filling. The boxes that need checking on the offensive side include a starting left fielder and almost the entire bench...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 30,184 reads 0 comments

  2. Giants Coach Jose Alguacil Required Surgery After Being Hit in Face by Foul Ball

    San Francisco Giants first base coach Jose Alguacil required surgery after getting hit in the face by a foul ball Saturday during an exhibition game against the Kansas City Royals in Surprise, Arizona...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 249,400 reads 0 comments

  3. San Francisco Giants: 5 Under-the-Radar Players to Watch in Spring Games

    The San Francisco Giants have won three championships since 2010, largely on the strength of their homegrown core. As much as they've benefited from the likes of Buster Posey and Madison Bumgarner, however, they've also relied on unlikely heroes...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 8,229 reads 0 comments

  4. San Francisco Giants: MLB Player Comps for Each Top Spring Training Prospect

    The San Francisco Giants may not have any elite prospects, but they do have some good ones. Some even look like major leaguers , in fact. And we can prove it...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 6,174 reads 0 comments

  5. Aaron Hill to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Infielder Aaron Hill signed a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants on Friday. According to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle , Hill will earn $2 million plus incentives in 2017 if he makes the team...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 6,471 reads 0 comments

  6. San Francisco Giants: Non-Roster Invitees with Best Shot to Make 25-Man Roster

    The San Francisco Giants enter spring training with uncertainty in the outfield and an open competition for the backup infield spots...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 7,660 reads 0 comments

  7. The San Francisco Giants Scout Madison Bumgarner, Power Hitter

    There are pitchers who have to hit. There are pitchers who can hit. And then there's Madison Bumgarner . For the San Francisco Giants , the difference is just as easily confirmed by the senses as by the numbers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 24,816 reads 0 comments

  8. San Francisco Giants: 5 Key Questions That Need Answering in Spring Training

    After watching their 2016 season end in a bullpen tire-fire , the San Francisco Giants addressed their biggest need by signing closer Mark Melancon to a four-year, $62 million pact...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 5,415 reads 0 comments

  9. San Francisco Giants: 5 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    The bullpen dropped the ball for the San Francisco Giants late last season, so it's no surprise that shoring up the relief core was the main focus of the team's early offseason dealings...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 10,057 reads 0 comments

  10. San Francisco Giants: Ranking the Top 10 Prospects Ahead of Spring Training

    It's been a while since the San Francisco Giants had a top-tier minor league system. Grabbing three championships in a seven-year span and placing an emphasis on winning now will do that...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 6,845 reads 0 comments

  11. What Is Madison Bumgarner Worth in Upcoming Giants Megadeal?

    There's what Madison Bumgarner is making, what he's worth and how much he might make in his next contract. Spoiler alert: These three things are very different...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 31,965 reads 9 comments

  12. Giants Spring Training 2017 Preview: Predictions, Players to Watch and More

    For the first time since the waning days of the George W. Bush administration, the San Francisco Giants didn't win the World Series in an even year. Now, as we prepare to inaugurate President Donald J...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 5,947 reads 8 comments

  13. 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 6 months ago 56,281 reads 21 comments

  14. 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 7 months ago 6,644 reads 6 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 10,069 reads 4 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 10,121 reads 10 comments

  17. 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 8 months ago 11,278 reads 56 comments

  18. 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 8 months ago 25,925 reads 118 comments

  19. 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 8 months ago 18,054 reads 29 comments

  20. 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 9 months ago 18,032 reads 43 comments

  21. 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 9 months ago 19,853 reads 35 comments

  22. 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 9 months ago 6,342 reads 17 comments

  23. 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 9 months ago 22,438 reads 10 comments

  24. 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 9 months ago 11,483 reads 13 comments

  25. 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 10 months ago 28,063 reads 82 comments