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How many Giants will end up playing in the 2013 All-Star Game?

As of today, Giants catcher Buster Posey and third baseman Pablo Sandoval still lead their respective positions in voting for the 2013 All-Star Game, which will be held on Tuesday, July 16 at Citi Field in New York. The National League squad could boast even more of your favorite Giants, as the latest round of voting has shortstop Brandon Crawford and second baseman Marco Scutaro...

Panda, shark and angel race in McCovey Cove

The Washington Nationals have their presidents race, the Milwaukee Brewers host a sausage sprint and the San Francisco Giants well ...  they have their panda, shark and angel paddle board regatta. McCovey Cove outside AT&T Park has seen its share of oddities — including hot dog kayaks and UFOs — but on Monday night, there was a heated paddle board race between that...

SF Giants Rumors: Giants Close To Inking Christian Arroyo

With their first pick (25th overall) in the 2013 MLB Draft, the San Francisco Giants selected high school shortstop Christian Arroyo. Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle says Arroyo is in Arizona to get his physical, which means he’s on the verge of signing. The 25th slot in the draft should receive around $1.86 million to sign, but Schulman thinks the Giants might have...

San Francisco Giants must take advantage of remaining June schedule

If there’s one word that can be used to describe the San Francisco Giants season thus far, it’s frustration. The club has struggled to establish consistency, lacking any sort of championship identity. The once vaunted pitching rotation is average at best, limping by from start to start. Matt Cain has been maddeningly unpredictable, seemingly incapable of stringing together back...

SF Giants lineup: Posey sits against red-hot Padres

Buster Posey gets a full day of rest Monday after playing in all nine games of the Giants’ recent road trip. The reigning MVP caught eight of those games, spending Saturday’s game at first base. Posey collected 15 hits on the trip, raising his 2013 batting line to .316/.390/.515. His .905 OPS is tops among MLB catchers and seventh among all position players in the National League...

Giants' Angel Pagan declines option to have surgery on hamstring

Angel Pagan has been battling a hamstring strain for weeks now.  He was finally placed on the disabled list only recently after the San Fraincisco Giants continued to hope the issue would work itself out.  Now, as Pagan is recovering he has been given the option of surgery to repair the hamstring.  He declined that option and instead elected for a more conservative procedure...

Company to produce Sergio Romo ice cream to support immigration reform

San Francisco Giants closer Sergio Romo and Three Twins Ice Cream have agreed to a contract to bring "Sergio Romo's Mexican Chocolate" to the world.The ice cream's tagline is "It Only Tastes Illegal" and all proceeds will go to help enact immigration reform.The company's founder Neal Gottlieb said he got the inspiration for the tasty treat after seeing...

SF Giants lineup: Giants play for the .500 road trip

After a disappointing loss in Atlanta last night behind Sergio Romo’s ninth-inning meltdown, the Giants still have a chance to break even on their current eight-game road trip. They’ll have to do it against one of the hottest young pitchers in baseball, Braves’ right-hander Julio Teheran. Getting of to a rough start in his first full major-league season by giving up 4+ runs...

Fifth-grader's graduation speech about Dodgers

Tweet The Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants have one of the most storied rivalries in baseball. There’s no doubt that there is genuine disdain for one another from both parties. A fifth grader named Casey that lives in San Francisco has the unwelcomed task of being a Dodgers fan in that city. [...]

Lincecum the tough-luck loser as Giants are blanked by Braves

Despite a gritty performance by Tim Lincecum, the Atlanta Braves capitalized on every Giants mistake, and San Francisco fell to the Braves 3-0. The Braves drew first blood against Lincecum. After Andrelton Simmons walked to lead off the game and stole second, Freddie Freeman brought him home with a two-out RBI single to give Atlanta an early 1-0 lead. Lincecum also walked the lead...

Astros' Norris a good bet to be moved

Meet Bud Norris. He's a 28-year-old right-handed pitcher for the Houston Astros. He loves to golf. Born and raised in Marin County, Calif., educated at Cal Poly, Norris and his girlfriend are proud owners of an Alaskan Klee Kai named Bailey. Remember this brief introduction next month, when it is possible your favorite team will trade for him. With the non-waiver trade deadline...

Trade target of the day: Cliff Lee

(April 30, 2013 – Source: Jason Miller/Getty Images North America) With June wrapping up soon and July on the way, I’ll be looking into some trade targets and rumors surrounding the Giants and A’s until they actually do (or do not) happen. Cliff Lee is having quite the season.The Giants are short a starting pitcher. Hey, perfect! This is what I’m assuming most fans are thinking...

Video: Giants announcers have fun with Dodgers fan

Your browser does not support iframes.The San Francisco Giants played host to the San Diego Padres Monday night.The Los Angeles Dodgers had the evening off and were nowhere near AT&T Park.However, one fan decided to attend the Giants-Padres game donning a Dodgers hat, anyway. The Giants broadcast crew took offense when the fan scooped up a foul ball in the ninth inning by trying...

City of San Jose Sues Major League Baseball Over Potential A’s Stadium, Antitrust Laws

SAN FRANCISCO — Major League Baseball is dragging its feet on having team owners vote on the Oakland Athletics’ proposed move to a new ballpark 40 miles south in San Jose, San Jose city officials said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday. The lawsuit — filed in federal court in San Jose — is disputing MLB’s exemption to federal antitrust law, which MLB has used as a “guise” to...
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