Giants Acquire Casey McGehee From Marlins, Re-Sign Peavy

The Giants finally have their Pablo Sandoval replacement, though this one probably won’t be inspiring fans to wear animal-related paraphernalia to the ballpark any time soon. On Friday afternoon, the Giants acquired veteran third baseman CaseyMcGehee from the Miami Marlins for two minor league pitchers. The Giants had a gaping hole at third base after losing Sandoval to free agency, more »

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Giants Bring Back Sergio Romo on Two-Year Deal

One of the most familiar faces of the 2010-and-beyond Giants championship teams will be donning the orange and black for another two seasons. Earlier today, the Giants re-signed relief pitcher Sergio Romo to a two-year, $15 million contract. Romo has been one of the Giants’ most consistent bullpen arms ever since he entered the scene in late-2008. He played a more »

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Giants Remain Quiet During Busy Baseball Offseason

Stop the hot stove roller coaster, I want to get off! We aren’t even into January and fans have already been witnesses to one of the busiest baseball offseasons in recent memory. We’ve seen shocking trades go down (Josh Donaldson, Dee Gordon, Matt Kemp), big ticket free agent signings (Jon Lester, Pablo Sandoval, David Robertson), and several teams completely retooling more »

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Giants Bid Farewell to the Kung Fu Panda

It was a bittersweet day for Giants fans, as they waved a solemn goodbye to one of the most beloved players in the history of San Francisco sports. This morning it was announced that third baseman Pablo Sandoval had agreed to a five-year contract with the Boston Red Sox for somewhere in the neighborhood of $100 million. Thus ends an more »

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An Unorthodox Proposal for the Giants’ Offseason

The 2014 baseball season is still warm in our memories, and the entire Giants fanbase is still popping Excedrin from the post-championship hangover, but that doesn’t mean that it’s too early to look ahead to the 2015 season. More specifically, it’s not too early to become a wild-eyed armchair GM and start proposing semi-crazed personnel decisions for the oncoming season. Despite winning the more »

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Pablo Sandoval Rejects Giants’ Qualifying Offer, Becomes Free Agent

It’s not exactly stop-the-presses material, but, in case there was ever any doubt, Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is officially a free agent. In what is largely procedural fooferah, the Giants extended a $15.3 million qualifying offer to Sandoval, which he rejected yesterday, making him a free agent and immediately making it fair game for the other 29 teams in more »

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Celebrating Championship Blood: Photo Blog of the Giants’ 2014 World Series Parade

If a two month slump couldn’t keep the San Francisco Giants from the postseason, a little rain wasn’t going to keep their fans from Market Street on Friday afternoon. After months of ups and downs, injuries and unexpected heroes, Yes Yes Yes’s and never-ending Journey singalongs, the Champion Blood became real and San Francisco celebrated their third World Series title more »

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Looking Back at The Giants Improbable Season

They’ve done it again. The Giants are World Series Champions again. For the third time in five years, Bruce Bochy and crew hoisted that trophy as kings of the baseball world. And of all the championships, this year was probably the most improbable. San Francisco shot out of spring training and into first place, holding the best record in baseball more »

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Giants on verge of a somewhat dynasty

After 52 years without a title in San Francisco, the Giants are a win away from their third world championship in five years, which raises the question of whether or not this is a dynasty. The last National League team that win three titles in five years was the St. Louis Cardinals, 1942, 1944 and 1946, teams that were led by Stan more »

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