Giants News

Baseball Mourns the Loss of Willie Mays at 93

June 18, 2024

One of the greatest baseball players ever has died.

Willie Mays, famously known as the "Say Hey Kid," has passed away at the age of 93 from heart failure, according to John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle. Shea was a longtime friend of Mays, having recently authored the book "24: Life Stories...

Correa debacle just another in Giants free agency history

December 22, 2022

To say that Giants fans are pissed off would be a colossal understatement. Pick any word you can think of at this time except those of happiness and joy. Sad, betrayed, upset, cynical, disillusioned and angry are the first words that come to mind. I’m not saying the Giants aren’t responsible for the...

Giants win Carlos Correa sweepstakes, agree to 13-year deal

December 14, 2022

After years of always being the bridesmaid and never the bride when it comes to the free agent market, the Giants finally cashed in their chips they'd been saving for that rainy day, and inked All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa to a whopping 13-year, $350 million deal.

Let's check off the list of fr...

Giants extend streak to five games with Crawford walk-off home run

August 16, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO — As Yankees legend Yogi Berra famously said, "It ain't over till it's over!"

Brandon Crawford came through with his fourth career walk off home run in the ninth turning on a 93.1 mph fastball from Arizona closer Ian Kennedy as the Giants beat the DBacks 2-1.

"All wins are great ob...

The 2012 San Francisco Giants: A Reflection

August 14, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO — It was time for another celebration at Oracle Park this past weekend.

On a beautiful summer Saturday afternoon, the San Francisco Giants honored the 2012 World Series championship team in a ceremony before their game against the Pittsburgh Pirates to celebrate the 10th anniversary...

Giants immortalize Will Clark and his No. 22

July 30, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO — The 2022 season hasn't gone very well for the Orange and Black. After an amazing 107 win campaign in 2021, this year's squad is a .500 team and barely contending for the third wild card spot.

The team needed a spark and on a night when Will "The Thrill" Clark had his No. 22 officia...

Giants doubling down on pair of aces

April 9, 2022

Baseball is back!

The San Francisco Giants had a successful Opening Day with a 6-5 win in extra innings over the Miami Marlins. Logan Webb pitched a commanding six innings of one-run ball and has stepped up as the team’s ace.

While the bullpen got off to a shaky start, Austin Slater’s heroics ga...

Giants win first home opener in 13 years

April 8, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO — Hardcore baseball fans don't say "Happy New Year" on January 1st. Instead, they wait until opening day of the regular season. While the rules have changed, the game is still essentially the same it's been since 1839. And there's nothing like opening day.

The pregame ceremonies were...

Buster Posey: A Giant Legend

November 5, 2021

Once in a generation there comes along a player who is destined to be a legend.

For the past 12 years that player was named Buster Posey.

It was the end of an era for Posey and the #28 he wore this past Thursday when in front of a packed area inside the club section of Oracle Park, he announced...

Giants bullpen unsung hero is specialist with the funky delivery

October 11, 2021

As with everyone in baseball these days, you can't win without your bullpen. The Giants found out the hard way after the pen poured gasoline on a fire started by the Dodgers who were leading, 2-1 in the top of the 6th inning in Game 2.

By the time the smoke cleared, the boys in blue had put up a f...