Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford continued to distinguish himself and legitimize his vast skills Tuesday when he received his third consecutive Rawlings National League Gold Glove Award for defensive excellence at his position.
The Giants are expected to pick up a club option on Madison Bumgarner, according to a report Sunday by MLB Network insider Jon Heyman. Bumgarner’s club option for the 2018 season is worth $12 million.
If Major League Baseball ever chose to distribute frequent shoppers’ cards for each team’s use on the free-agent market, there would be no complaints from the Giants.
Fittingly enough, the Giants marked Monday’s unofficial start of the offseason by revising their previously announced Hot Stove wish list to include specifics.
New Giants coaches Alonzo Powell and Curt Young might indeed be steeped in baseball analytics, but they also seemed grounded in the game’s old-fashioned basics.
The Giants selected a familiar Bay Area baseball figure as their new pitching coach, hiring Curt Young to perform the same duties that he handled for 12 full seasons with the Oakland A’s.
Right-hander Johnny Cueto decided Saturday night to not opt out of the final four years and $84 million of his contract with the Giants.
Tyler Cyr and Aramis Garcia represent the Giants in the Arizona Fall League’s 12th annual Fall Stars Game tonight at 5 PT. Watch live as the best prospects in the AFL square off on MLB Network and MLB.com.
The first step taken by the Giants following a 64-98 season was to restructure the coaching staff. Now comes the hard part: Upgrading the ballclub that finished last in the National League West. The Giants don’t need a complete overhaul, but they also need more than a few tweaks.
For the past dozen years, the Ariziona Fall League has gathered all of the future stars on one field for the Fall Stars Game. The rosters for this year’s edition were announced on Monday and, as usual, they are jam packed with talent.
The Giants will hire from the staff of the newly crowned World Series champion Houston Astros by adding San Francisco native Alonzo Powell as their hitting coach.