All 133 MLB players who filed for salary arbitration last month settled, gaining an average increase of 119 percent. San Francisco catcher Buster Posey, the NL batting champion and MVP, led the way with a 13-fold hike to $8 million.
The San Jose Police Officers Association is asking for a 16 percent raise over the next three years, in part to keep officers in the department.
Reigning NL MVP and batting champion Buster Posey is among four San Francisco Giants to reach agreement on one-year contracts that avoided salary arbitration.
Right-handed relief pitcher Sergio Romo and the San Francisco Giants have settled on a $1,575,000, one-year contract to avoid an arbitration hearing.
Giants ace Tim Lincecum has asked for $21.5 million in salary arbitration and been offered $17 million.
Palo Alto voters passed a ballot measure that will repeal the rights of firefighters and police officers to have arbitrators settle their salary disputes with the city and another measure designating 10 acres of parkland for a new compost facility, according to preliminary election results Tuesday night.
San Francisco’s City Attorney has won a fight with the credit card division of the nation’s largest bank, which means millions of dollars for the city and tough new consumer protections for customers of Bank of America.
Postseason star Cody Ross has avoided salary arbitration with the World Series champion San Francisco Giants, agreeing to terms on a one-year contract Tuesday.
An arbitrator has ruled that BART must reinstate Officer Marysol Domenici, who was fired for her role in the 2009 shooting death of an unarmed passenger.
A contract dispute between drivers and management for Oakland-based AC Transit is heading back to the courtroom. The transit agency’s board of directors voted Wednesday to appeal a court ruling that ordered the agency into […]