San Francisco Giants

Giants use more modern approach in Draft
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John Barr cited spin rates. He mentioned exit velocity. That’s right: The scouting director of the San Francisco Giants, an organization widely considered to remain rooted in bygone forms of player evaluation, spoke with casual familiarity about modern metrics.

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Giants select lefty Corry in Round 3 of Draft
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The Giants stuck with youth at the outset of Tuesday’s third round of the 2017 MLB Draft by selecting left-hander Seth Corry from Lone Peak High School in Highland, Utah.

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Lifelong fan thrilled to be drafted by Giants
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Life became one great big exclamation point for Cal State Fullerton left-hander John Gavin when the Giants picked him in the eighth round of the MLB Draft on Tuesday.

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Giants see Royals pull away in 6th inning
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The Royals used a six-run sixth-inning rally to support Jason Vargas, who won his fourth straight start in Tuesday’s 8-1 victory over the Giants at AT&T Park.

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Cueto set to oppose former team in Royals
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Giants right-hander Johnny Cueto will face the Royals on Wednesday afternoon in San Francisco for the first time since he won a World Series championship with them in 2015.

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LIVE Draft Tracker: Follow every Giants pick
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Stay up to the minute with live Day 2 Draft results from Rounds 3-10, including player info, scouting video, sortable data and more on every selection. Day 3 will air live Wednesday on MLB.com, beginning at noon ET.

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Posey solidly leading NL All-Star catcher vote
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Giants catcher Buster Posey continued to dominate fan balloting at his position in the latest National League voting update announced Monday.

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Giants grab athletic Ramos at No. 19
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The Giants went for sheer athleticism in Monday’s first round of the MLB Draft, selecting Puerto Rican outfielder Heliot Ramos with the 19th overall pick.

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Giants hope pick 58 Gonzalez takes after dad
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The Giants didn’t lasso a left fielder in Monday’s second round of the MLB Draft, but they got the next best thing: the son of an All-Star one. San Francisco’s second pick (58th overall) was Jacob Gonzalez, from Chaparral High School in Scottsdale, Ariz. His father, Luis, played 19 years with six teams in the […]

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#ASGWorthy Posey leads charge with 4 RBIs
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On a Sunday afternoon full of prodigious Giants performances that generated a 13-8 victory over the Minnesota Twins, Buster Posey’s production still was notable.

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Blach out to slow Royals in series opener
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The Royals make their first trip to AT&T Park in San Francisco since the 2014 World Series when they open a series Tuesday against the Giants.

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Bumgarner 'letting it go' in latest 'pen session
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Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner continued progressing toward pitching a simulated game later this week as he flung 30 pitches off a bullpen mound Sunday.

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