Found October 10, 2013 on San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants...:
Picture courtesy of Marko Realmonte We’ve learned that the Seattle Mariners are searching for a new manager, and San Francisco Giants coach Ron Wotus is one of many men on their long list of candidates. Wotus has served as a bench coach with the Giants since 1999. Prior to that he was a manager in the Giants organization from 1991-1997. He was also named Pacific Coast League Manager of the Year in 1997. I’m sure you’re wondering what happened to 1998? In 1998, Wotus was the Giants 3rd base coach.   Cuban infielder Alexander Guerrero was close to signing with the Los Angeles Dodgers a few weeks back. For whatever reason, the deal didn’t pan out. Now the Giants are among one of the destinations that could land Guerrero’s services. However, Andrew Baggarly of says (via Twitter) he hears the Giants are looking harder at Cuban Slugger Jose Abreu than Guerrero.   Don’t forget to visit our SF Giants Rumors Facebook page to share your thoughts on all the latest Giants News/R

Should the Giants Bring Back Chad Gaudin as a Starting Pitcher

Chad Gaudin (courtesy of The San Francisco Giants are poised this offseason to overhaul a rotation that helped them win two World Series titles in three years. While Matt Cain and Madison Bumgarner remain core staples as front end starters, the back end of the rotation is filled with question marks. Will Tim Lincecum sign? Which veteran starter will the team bring...

San Francisco Giants Prospects Dominate the California League Top-20

To anyone worried about the future of the San Francisco Giants: don't be. In addition to having recently locked up four of their biggest stars to long contracts - Buster Posey, Hunter Pence, Madison Bumgarner, and Matt Cain - it turns out that the Giants prospects are pretty darned good to. Meaning the future of the team is in pretty good hands. Baseball America recently...

Giants Prospect Angel Villalona to Compete in Minor League Hitting Challenge

The good news for San Francisco Giants prospects just keeps coming. In addition to the six San Jose Giants recently ranked in the California League's top-20, prospect Angel Villalona is set to compete in the Arizona Fall League's inaugural hitting competition. Villalona, a 23-year old infielder who was once considered a prize prospect in the Giants farm, has been...

San Francisco Giants President and CEO Larry Baer Pens a Letter to the Fans

This week, San Francisco Giants President and CEO Larry Baer sent out a stunning letter to the 2013 season ticket holders, reminding them of how they're the best fans in baseball, thanking them for their unparalleled and unwavering support, and promising them that this ship is being turned around. It was, quite frankly, a beautifully written letter that should have every...

Hunter Pence Nominated for the 2013 Hank Aaron Award

It's been individual accolade after individual accolade for one of MLB's most team-oriented players. Tying records. Setting records. Player of the Week awards. Player of the Month awards. The Willie Mac award. And now Hunter Pence has been nominated for MLB's Hank Aaron award, given each year to two sluggers (one from the American League and one from the National...

A Look at San Francisco's Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities Program

To most people in the baseball community, RBI stands for Runs Batted In. But to Jim Messemer and the rest of his team at San Francisco RBI, that three letter acronym takes on a different meaning: Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities. In a wonderful article featured on, San Francisco RBI is chronicled, and you don't want to miss it. While on the surface it may seem...

App of the Week: 9 Innings: 2013 Pro Baseball

Hey Giants fans, the season may be over, so you know what that means? It's time for YOU to pick up the action and play baseball! If you don't have SF to do it for you, then why don't you play a little? This week's featured app is the premier baseball game (non Buster Posey division, of course) available: 9 Innings: 2013 Pro Baseball. 9 Innings is exactly...

Giants in the Running for Cuban Slugger Alexander Guerrero

It turns out that Jose Abreu is not the only Cuban infielder that the San Francisco Giants are spending their autumn inspecting. Alexander Guerrero, another 26-year old Cuban slugger was thought to be off the market . . . but now he’s as available as ever. Last month it seemed like the Los Angeles Dodgers – surprise surprise – had wrapped up a deal with the middle infielder...

Episode 112: Invader Szym

Episode 111: Invader Szym In the hundred-and-twelfth episode, Thomas and Danny are joined by ESPN’s Dan Szymborski to talk about Hunter Pence’s contract and recap the 2013 season. Click on the image below to find it on iTunes:  You can also find it on the RSS feed, or by clicking on the play button below. We look forward to your feedback, either by commenting here on the...

VIDEO: We're STILL the Champions

Want some exciting news? The World Series is still weeks away. Which means the San Francisco Giants are STILL the world champions. Even though we missed out this year, we're the reigning champs until a new trophy is handed out. And here's the perfect video to celebrate that fact:

I Didn’t Hear A Thank You

So, here’s the list of MLB playoff teams that I would have liked to see win this year in order, including play-in candidates. 1. Oakland 2. Pittsburgh 3. Texas 4. Tampa Bay 5. Detroit 6. Cleveland 7. Cincinnati 8. Boston 9. Atlanta 10. St. Louis 1,000,000,004. Los Angeles I haven’t liked how this postseason has gone so far. I don’t know if it’s nice to know that a couple...
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