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Former Major League Baseball player Jose Canseco. (Photo By Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Jose Canseco’s 7 Funniest Tweets About Selling His Shot-Off Finger On eBay

As a member of the Oakland Athletics, Jose Canseco gained fame as the first person ever to steal 40 bases and blast 40 homers in the same year. Now in retirement, Canseco may become the first (we hope) to successfully sell a finger he shot off on eBay.

11/18/2014

Pitcher Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants poses during spring training photo day on March 1, 2012 in Scottsdale, Arizona.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ex-Giant, Athletic Barry Zito Plans To Pitch Again In Majors

Former Giants and A’s pitcher Barry Zito wants to pitch again in the Major Leagues.

11/14/2014

Division Series - Washington Nationals v San Francisco Giants - Game Three

Former Giant Williams Voted NL Manager Of The Year, World Series Winner Bochy Places 3rd

Matt Williams got 18 first-place votes and 109 points. Pittsburgh’s Clint Hurdle, who earned the NL honor last year, was second with eight first-place votes and 80 points. Bruce Bochy of the World Series champion San Francisco Giants was third with three firsts and 30 points.

11/11/2014

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Former Athletics Pitcher Brad Halsey, 33, Dies After 100-Foot Fall

Former major league pitcher Brad Halsey has died in a recreational climbing accident. He was 33.

11/06/2014

San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds (L) laughs with godfather and Giants legend Willie Mays as Mays was introduced during the Giants Opening Day against the San Diego Padres 05 April 2002 in San Francisco, California. Bonds is the homerun season record holder for 73 homeruns. AFP PHOTO/John G. MABANGLO (Photo credit should read JOHN G. MABANGLO/AFP/Getty Images)

Barry Bonds Feels ‘Sense Of Completion’ After Inclusion In 1st Giants World Series Celebration

Barry Bonds, the man who was once the center of the baseball world as he chased baseball’s most sacred records in a Giants uniform is apparently all the way back from steroid purgatory, at least as far as the San Francisco Giants are concerned.

10/31/2014

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

San Francisco Giants Victory Parade

Giants World Series Parade Forecast: Prepare To Get Wet

The latest computer model forecast Thursday night has delayed the start of the heaviest rain to mid-morning Friday in San Francisco. Previous computer models predicted the front would pass earlier in the morning.

10/30/2014

Revelers vandalized Plaza Adelante at 19th Street and Mission in San Francisco after the Giants won the World Series on October 29, 2014. (CBS)

Unruly World Series Revelers Vandalize San Francisco Nonprofit, Cause Thousands Of Dollars In Damage

Smack in the middle of San Francisco’s Mission district where thousands of Giants fans took to the streets following a World Series victory last night, vandals among the celebrants attacked a nonprofit neighborhood center.

10/30/2014

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Who’s Calling It A Dynasty? A Look At Headlines Celebrating (And Ignoring) The Giants’ Championship

Let the national debate rage: can you be a dynasty while missing the playoffs twice in five years? The votes are in locally, where headlines celebrate a team that – like the 2012 version – refused elimination. Here’s a recap of how the third San Francisco Giants title in five years was seen around the Bay Area and the rest of the nation.

10/30/2014

Buster Posey #28 and Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Yes! Yes! Yes! Giants Win Third World Series In Five Years, Defeat Royals In Game 7

Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third championship in five seasons.

10/29/2014

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