Post Tagged with: "San Francisco Giants"

  • Andrew McCutchen Traded From Pirates to Giants

    Andrew McCutchen Traded From Pirates to Giants

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 15, 2018 at 11:21 pm 0 comments

    The San Francisco Giants acquired outfielder Andrew McCutchen from the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday for right-hander Kyle Crick, minor league outfielder Bryan Reynolds and $500,000 in international signing bonus allocation. Pittsburgh also will send the Giants cash to cover part of McCutchen’s $14.75 million salary. The 31-year-old McCutchen, a former […]

     
  • Evan Longoria Traded From Rays to Giants

    Evan Longoria Traded From Rays to Giants

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 20, 2017 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    After, seemingly, years of speculation, the Tampa Bay Rays have traded their longtime face-of-the-franchise, Evan Longoria, to the San Francisco Giants for outfielders Denard Span and Christian Arroyo, and pitching prospects Stephen Woods and Matt Krook. Tampa Bay will pay the remainder of Span’s $13 million salary, and will also […]

     
  • Matt Cain Set to Retire After Saturday Start

    Matt Cain Set to Retire After Saturday Start

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 27, 2017 at 11:06 pm 0 comments

    Matt Cain is set to make one final start before he calls it a career. Cain talked to his San Francisco Giants teammates in a closed clubhouse before Wednesday’s game at Arizona, telling them he is ready to retire. Before he goes, the right-hander, who threw the only perfect game […]

     
  • Pablo Sandoval, Released by Boston, Expected to Return to SF Giants

    Pablo Sandoval, Released by Boston, Expected to Return to SF Giants

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 19, 2017 at 11:43 pm 0 comments

    Third baseman Pablo Sandoval has struck a minor league deal to return to the Giants, pending a physical, according to multiple reports. The former Giants star is en route to San Francisco after his release from the Boston Red Sox earlier Wednesday. Sandoval, who will turn 31 in August, will […]

     
  • Barry Bonds Receives Plaque on SF Giants Wall of Fame

    Barry Bonds Receives Plaque on SF Giants Wall of Fame

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 8, 2017 at 11:35 pm 0 comments

    The San Francisco Giants honored home run king Barry Bonds with the unveiling of a plaque bearing his likeness on the team’s Wall of Fame during a pregame ceremony Saturday. Nearly 1,000 fans lined up behind barricades not far from the players’ entrance at AT&T Park to witness a 40-minute […]

     
  • MLB Hands down Suspensions for WSH/SFG Brawl

    MLB Hands down Suspensions for WSH/SFG Brawl

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 30, 2017 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

    There is widespread agreement on one topic the day after a bench-clearing brawl that led to a six-game suspension for Giants reliever Hunter Strickland and a four-game ban for Washington slugger Bryce Harper. Whatever beef might exist is about a long-held grudge by Strickland three years after Harper homered off […]

     
  • Madison Bumgarner Injured in Dirt Bike Accident, Goes on DL

    Madison Bumgarner Injured in Dirt Bike Accident, Goes on DL

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 21, 2017 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner was placed on the disabled list for the first time in his career after suffering injuries to his ribs and throwing shoulder in a dirt bike accident, the team announced Friday. Bumgarner, who has led the Giants to three World Series titles, suffered bruised […]

     
  • Willie McCovey Pardoned by Pres. Obama

    Willie McCovey Pardoned by Pres. Obama

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 17, 2017 at 11:13 pm 0 comments

    Baseball Hall of Famer Willie McCovey was one of 273 people to be pardoned or have their sentences commuted by President Barack Obama on Tuesday. McCovey, along with fellow Hall of Famer Duke Snider, pleaded guilty to tax evasion in 1995 and received two years probation and a $5,000 fine. […]

     
  • 2016 NL Wild Card Preview- Mets vs. Giants

    2016 NL Wild Card Preview- Mets vs. Giants

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 5, 2016 at 11:17 am 0 comments

    2016 NL WILD CARD MATCHUP THE TEAMS- San Francisco Giants (87-75) vs. New York Mets (87-75) THE STARTING PITCHERS- Madison Bumgarner (15-9, 2.74 ERA, 251 Strikeouts) vs. Noah Syndergaard (14-9, 2.60 ERA, 218 Strikeouts) We know the stories of both teams and how they got here. The Giants came out […]

     
  • Colin Kaepernick’s Protest Continues

    Colin Kaepernick’s Protest Continues

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL September 1, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Colin Kaepernick kneeled during the singing of the national anthem Thursday night, continuing his protest before the San Francisco 49ers’ preseason finale at San Diego. This time, he had company, as safety Eric Reid, who was not in uniform, joined him in taking a knee just before the anthem began […]