Over the first four days of at Oracle Park, the Giants were split into three groups, which meant that Kapler, his coaches and other organizational instructors taking part had to conduct largely same workouts three times a day, each lasting about 2½ hours. On Wednesday they consolidated into two larger groups, which still means two workouts for the staff to conduct lasting about 3½ hours each.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 8:13 pm
The Giants 2021 schedule has officially been released, so that you can go ahead and start booking airfare and hotels for your preferred road games, despite not knowing if those games will happen, or if you’ll be allowed to attend them if they do. Sounds great. So, what stands out about the season?
Posted: July 9, 2020, 6:27 pm
It’s starting to really feel like San Francisco Giants baseball is back. No, not because the team is working out at Summer Camp. And no, not because they’re scheduled to open the season against the Los Angeles Dodgers in just two weeks.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 5:23 pm
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Giants will continue summer practice Thursday after shutting down earlier this week while they awaited the results of coronavirus tests. Players were back on the field Wednesday after finally receiving the COVID-19 test results that were administered over the weekend. It took four days to get the results, which all came back negative.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 5:07 pm
Anything from doing it in Arizona to doing it here to doing it at two sites, it was talked about, discussed and planned for,” Correa said. One of the things I’m most proud of is our staff and our front office and all of the different departments, one of the reasons we’ve been so prepared is they were willing to do work that may not have paid off.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 3:01 pm
Cueto vs. Cody Bellinger. Kershaw vs. Buster Posey. All is right in the world.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:02 pm
CBS SF) – As the Oakland A’s and San Francisco Giants train for a coronavirus-shortened 2020 season, both teams have released their 2021 schedules in the hopes of playing a full 162-game regular season next year. For the A’s, the 2021 campaign begins with a seven-game homestand against the Houston Astros on April 1st for a four-game series, followed by three games against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 11:02 am
It’s fair to say the Cardinals-Giants game at Candlestick Park on July 9, 1988, wasn’t your run-of-the-mill Saturday afternoon at the yard. The crowd of 34,666 saw the Giants set a then-San Francisco record for runs scored, saw the 10,000th homer in franchise history and saw a man who came into the day batting . hit for the cycle for the second time in his career.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 11:00 am
As Major League Baseball cautiously tiptoes closer toward beginning its delayed 2020 season, several teams welcomed back players who might have been exposed to the coronavirus, and the San Francisco Giants resumed workouts Wednesday after finally receiving the results of COVID-19 tests administered over the weekend. The San Diego Padres, however, revealed that newly acquired infielder Jorge Mateo’s intake test for coronavirus came back positive and he’s experienced symptoms. Mateo was obtained last week from Oakland for a player to be named or cash in the first trade since the transaction freeze was lifted.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 2:36 am
But what about the July 6 tests?
Posted: July 8, 2020, 4:15 pm
As baseball nears the two-week countdown to the start of its delayed season, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to keep more players, including Boston Red Sox projected opening day starter Eduardo Rodriguez, off the field. On Tuesday, one day after Major League Baseball released its 60-game schedule, there was continued evidence of the difficulties caused by the pandemic. The San Francisco Giants suspended workouts at Oracle Park as they awaited the results of weekend tests for the coronavirus.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 1:23 am
Sit next to Joe Montana? Carlos Santana? Tony Bennett? Fans reacted on Twitter to the Bay Area team bizarre consolation offer since no one else will be able to attend games this 2020 MLB season.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 11:55 pm
The San Francisco Giants announced Tuesday that they have suspended workouts at Oracle Park pending the results of coronavirus tests conducted this past weekend. The news comes on the same day that the Giants had planned to stage their first intrasquad game in San Francisco. It also comes one day after the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros canceled workouts for the same reason.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 8:38 pm
With the DH and plenty of playing looking to find time in the lineup, the Giants have some tough decisions to make in the outfield.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 5:45 pm
There would have been a lot of close MLB rivalry games this week if not for the coronavirus pandemic, with five interleague series matching teams from the same city or state. MLB: Five interleague instate series were set on the original 162-game schedule. The Mets and Yankees would have played for the first time this season in New York, while the Cubs and White Sox had two games scheduled in Chicago.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 6:24 am