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Bruce Bochy makes final trip to San Diego as big league manager

San Francisco manager Bruce Bochy makes final trip to San Diego this weekend. The former manager of the Padres announced during spring training that this would be his 13th and …

UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 4:40 p.m.

Cubs acquire Derek Holland from Giants for lefty bullpen option

Derek Holland was acquired by the Cubs from the San Francisco Giants for a player to be named, giving the Cubs a new left-handed option out of the bullpen. The …

San Francisco Giants prospect Franklin Labour slugging his way up prospect list with Salem-Keizer

San Francisco Giants prospect Franklin Labour is off to a pretty good start this season for the short-season A Salem-Keizer Volcanoes of the Northwest League. Actually, “pretty good” is an …

UPDATED: Sat., June 29, 2019, 1:20 p.m.

Giants CEO Larry Baer set to return after suspension

San Francisco Giants President and CEO Larry Baer is set to return to work next week following a suspension and nearly four-month absence after a video showed him in a …

UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 11:24 a.m.

Bruce Bochy reflects on Normandy trip and uncle on D-Day beach

The 75th anniversary of D-Day holds special meaning for San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy. He’s the son of an Army veteran who served during World War II. And one …

MLB roundup: San Francisco Giants snap 7-game losing streak with 3-1 win over Marlins

Brandon Crawford hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the eighth inning, and the San Francisco Giants broke a seven-game losing streak by rallying past the Miami Marlins 3-1 Thursday.

Giants’ Johnny Cueto hoping to return in September

San Francisco Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto threw a bullpen session and the team hopes he can return from major elbow surgery as soon as this September. Cueto had elbow surgery …

MLB roundup: Rockies rally to beat Giants 12-11 at wintry Coors Field

Nolan Arenado homered among his three hits and Chris Iannetta hit a go-ahead two-run double in the sixth inning to lead the Colorado Rockies over the San Francisco Giants 12-11 …

UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 12:14 p.m.

Giants’ Buster Posey on 7-day concussion list after hit in helmet

The San Francisco Giants have placed catcher Buster Posey on the seven-day concussion list after a foul ball hit his helmet on Sunday. Posey says he was hit in the …

Giants-Rockies game postponed by rain

Rain forced the postponement of the game between the San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies. The teams are scheduled to make up the game on July 15 as part of …

UPDATED: Fri., May 3, 2019, 4 p.m.

Giants part ways with Gerardo Parra, call up Mike Gerber

The Giants designated outfielder Gerardo Parra for assignment and called up Mike Gerber to take his spot in a lineup that’s struggled to hit. The 31-year-old Parra signed a minor …

UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 5:14 p.m.

Giants prospect Logan Webb suspended for performance-enhancing drug

San Francisco Giants pitching prospect Logan Webb has been suspended 80 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance. The commissioner’s office announced the punishment without pay for the Double-A …

MLB roundup: Patrick Corbin takes 1-hitter into 8th, Nationals beat Giants 4-2

Patrick Corbin took a one-hitter into the eighth inning in his first victory with Washington, Wilmer Difo homered and the Nationals beat the punchless San Francisco Giants 4-2 on Thursday.

UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:23 p.m.

Kevin Pillar traded from Blue Jays to Giants

Outfielder Kevin Pillar was traded by the veteran-shedding Toronto Blue Jays to the San Francisco Giants for infielder Alen Hanson, right-hander Derek Law and minor league pitcher Juan De Paula. …

San Francisco Giants have oldest team in big leagues, San Diego Padres youngest

The San Francisco Giants have the oldest average age in the major leagues at 30.63 years and the San Diego Padres have the youngest at 27.11, according to the commissioner’s …

MLB suspends Giants CEO Larry Baer for altercation with wife

Major League Baseball has suspended San Francisco Giants President and CEO Larry Baer without pay through July 1 after a video showed him in a physical altercation with his wife. …

Giants’ Buster Posey catching more in spring than expected

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey played in his fifth spring training game and made his fourth start behind the plate. Told that it seems as if Posey is catching …

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:07 p.m.

Giants and former Spokane Indians manager Bruce Bochy to retire after this season

Bochy, who began his managerial career by leading the 1989 Spokane Indians to their third straight Northwest League title, has been a major league manager for 25 seasons.

Madison Bumgarner puts rookie Joey Bart to work on Giants’ 1st day

Madison Bumgarner put rookie Joey Bart to work on the San Francisco Giants’ first day of spring training workouts. Bumgarner’s hopes to bounce back from a disappointing 2018. The left-hander …

Buster Posey is healthy and hopeful of handling full catching load

One day in early November, Buster Posey realized things were becoming normal again as he rehabilitated from season-ending hip surgery. Working out his lower body with a 15-pound dumbbell in …

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 7:20 p.m.

Hunter Strickland, Mariners finalize free-agent deal

Reliever Hunter Strickland and the Seattle Mariners have finalized a $1.3 million, one-year contract.

MLB Capsules: Dodgers clinch playoff berth with 10-6 win against Giants

The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched baseball’s final playoff berth and gave themselves a chance to still win the N.L. West, getting a go-ahead triple from Manny Machado in the eighth …

Smooth fit: Andrew McCutchen moves right into Yankees’ lineup

A day after being traded from San Francisco, former N.L. MVP Andrew McCutchen stepped back into a playoff race Saturday. He drew a warm ovation at Yankee Stadium when he …

AP Source: Yankees near trade for Giants OF Andrew McCutchen

The playoff-contending New York Yankees are close to completing a trade for San Francisco Giants outfielder Andrew McCutchen. A person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press that the …

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey to have season-ending hip surgery

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey will undergo hip surgery Monday in Colorado, ending what has been a painful and frustrating year for the six-time All-Star.

Giants catcher Buster Posey facing season-ending hip surgery

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey might need hip surgery that would end his season. Giants general manager Bobby Evans says the team has discussed the possibility. The San Francisco …

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 7:48 p.m.

Giants retire Barry Bonds’ No. 25 jersey

Barry Bonds has gotten his No. 25 jersey retired by the San Francisco Giants, 11 years after he broke Hank Aaron’s home run record in his 22nd and final major …

UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 6:52 p.m.

Mariners get just enough offense again, beat Giants 3-2

Jean Segura chopped the first pitch from Sam Dyson into center field, scoring Guillermo Heredia with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Seattle Mariners won another one-run …

Dee Gordon’s error in 9th allows Giants to beat Mariners 4-3

Steven Duggar scored from second base on a throwing error by Dee Gordon with two outs in the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3.

Giants 1st baseman Brandon Belt has appendectomy, goes on DL

Giants first baseman Brandon Belt underwent an appendectomy and was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday.