San Francisco Giants

After almost making the postseason in 2020, we give the Giants three options for an offseason plan. You vote on your favorite.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: November 26, 2020, 12:16 am
The Giants DFA’d three players last week ahead of the Rule 5 Draft. All three were promptly scooped up by other organizations.
Author: NBC Sports BayArea
Posted: November 25, 2020, 8:24 pm
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks won their fourth straight Japan Series title on Wednesday, sweeping Tokyo’s Yomiuri Giants in four games in the best-of-seven series. The Hawks won the clinching game 4-1 in the southwestern city of Fukuoka after taking the first three by the mostly one-sided scores of 13-2, 5-1 and 4-0. The Hawks won last season the same way, taking four straight from the Giants in the season-ending series.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: November 25, 2020, 1:27 pm
NBC Sports Bay Area today announced a pair of on-air talent moves for its surrounding pre/postgame coverage of the Golden State Warriors and San Francisco Giants.
Author: NBC Sports BayArea
Posted: November 23, 2020, 6:52 pm
Farhan Zaidi wanted no part of the question, but he knew it was coming. As the Giants’ boss who previously served as the Dodgers’ general manager for four years, his reaction undoubtedly was going to be sought on the World Series championship celebrated by his former employers. So, Farhan, to borrow lingo from the Brooklyn days, how ’bout Dem Bums?
Author: SFChronicle.com
Posted: November 20, 2020, 5:09 am
As baseballs traveled through the fog, wind and other challenging China Basin elements, something momentous happened to the perception of Oracle Park during the Giants’ 2020 season. It no longer was considered a nightmare for hitters. That mind-set has carried over to the offseason as the Giants’ front office builds the roster for 2021.
Author: SFChronicle.com
Posted: November 19, 2020, 4:31 pm
Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto, who hasn’t pitched a traditional full season in the majors since 2017, is planning to play winter ball in the Dominican Republic. It’s rare for accomplished veterans such as Cueto, who turns 35 in February, to play winter ball, but his Tommy John surgery, which detoured his 2018 and 2019 seasons, and the shortened 2020 season left him with limited innings, just 132 1/3 in three years.
Author: SFChronicle.com
Posted: November 19, 2020, 4:21 pm
Hello and happy Thursday. On Wednesday, the San Francisco Giants signed two players to Minor League contracts. According to @giantsprospects, the Giants signed 25-year old LHP Sam Long, and 31-year old OF Jason Krizan.
Author: McCovey Chronicles
Posted: November 19, 2020, 1:02 pm
That’s what everybody is looking for and we’ve been fortunate to find guys that have been able to execute at a level that’s put them in a much better position from a market standpoint. The Giants made Gausman a top priority in free agency last winter when they gave him a one-year, $9 million deal based on the potential he demonstrated pitching out of the bullpen for the Cincinnati Reds in 2020.
Author: The Vacaville Reporter
Posted: November 19, 2020, 12:27 am
And in the two-plus months since she was hired as the first female full-time coach in Major League Baseball history, people from all over the world have begun looking up to her. You turn on the TV and there are news reporters in the childhood bedroom at your parents’ house and it’s like, ‘Well that escalated quickly. Nakken said.
Author: East Bay Times
Posted: November 18, 2020, 11:20 pm
The San Francisco Giants still owe Johnny Cueto nearly $27 million, but the next pitch the 13-year veteran throws might not be for the team that’s made him one of the highest-paid players in the majors. Cueto may join the Estrellas Orientales of the Dominican Winter League and pitch under manager José Alguacil, a longtime Giants assistant coach.
Author: MercuryNews.com
Posted: November 18, 2020, 10:49 pm
The San Francisco Giants still owe Johnny Cueto nearly $27 million, but the next pitch the 13-year veteran throws won’t be for the team that’s made him one of the highest paid players in the majors. Cueto is reportedly planning to join the Estrellas Orientales of the Dominican Winter League and pitch under manager José Alguacil, a longtime Giants assistant coach. ESPN was first to report Cueto’s plans.
Author: Chico Enterprise-Record
Posted: November 18, 2020, 10:49 pm
The San Francisco Giants still owe Johnny Cueto nearly $27 million, but the next pitch the 13-year veteran throws won’t be for the team that’s made him one of the highest-paid players in the majors. Cueto is reportedly planning to join the Estrellas Orientales of the Dominican Winter League and pitch under manager José Alguacil, a longtime Giants assistant coach. ESPN was first to report Cueto’s plans.
Author: Marin Independent Journal
Posted: November 18, 2020, 10:49 pm
The Giants hit . in their pursuit to keep Kevin Gausman and Drew Smyly, and that’s far better than going 0-for-2. Still, the task of restructuring the rotation remains enormous.
Author: SFChronicle.com
Posted: November 18, 2020, 10:49 pm
It took longer than expected, but the No. jersey San Francisco Giants assistant coach Alyssa Nakken wore during her first major league game has finally reached Cooperstown. The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced this week that the gray road jersey Nakken wore in the Giants’ July 23 season-opener at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles is now on display.
Author: Marin Independent Journal
Posted: November 18, 2020, 8:08 pm
Andover native Mike Yastrzemski ranked 8th in National League MVP voting, MLB recently announced. The San Francisco Giant outfielder grew up in Andover and is the grandson of Red Sox legend Carl Yastrzemski. He landed 8th in voting with a fourth place vote, three sixth place votes and a couple dozen seventh to 10th place votes.
Author: Andover, MA Patch
Posted: November 17, 2020, 9:48 pm
The next player on the 2020 San Francisco Giants season reviews is left-handed reliever Wandy Peralta. Season stats 25 games, 27.1 innings, 22 hits, 11 walks, 2 hit by pitch, 3 home runs, 25 strikeouts, 1.207 WHIP 3.29 ERA, 4.22 FIP, 0.3 rWAR, 0.1 fWAR Status throughout the season Peralta made the Opening Day roster and stayed on it all season long. Season review There’s a saying that a good waiter should neither be seen nor heard.
Author: McCovey Chronicles
Posted: November 17, 2020, 9:12 pm
Left-hander Drew Smyly became the first of the 181 free agents to switch teams when he agreed Monday to an $11 million, one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves, who bolstered a rotation that was depleted by injuries and disappointing performances. The 31-year-old pitched seven games last season for the San Francisco Giants, making five starts. He went 0-1 with a 3.42 ERA.
Author: HDR | Hickory Daily Record
Posted: November 17, 2020, 6:52 pm
Hello and happy Tuesday. On Monday, the 2021 Hall of Fame ballots were announced. Six former Giants are on the ballot: newcomers Tim Hudson, Barry Zito, and LaTroy Hawkins, and repeat candidates Barry Bonds, Jeff Kent, and Omar Vizquel.
Author: McCovey Chronicles
Posted: November 17, 2020, 1:02 pm