Freddy Sanchez

Athlete (San Francisco Giants)

Freddy Sanchez Out For Season; Giants Career May Be Over

Freddy Sanchez won’t play this season—and he might be done for good with the San Francisco Giants—after the team announced Thursday that he will back surgery.


San Francisco Giants Photo Day

Posey, Sanchez Return As Giants Beat Reds

The return of Buster Posey was the story of the day for the Giants in Friday’s 6-3 Cactus League victory over a Reds split-squad, with Freddy Sanchez’s return a close second.


Giants Sanchez Making Progress In Return From Injury

Giants infielder Freddy Sanchez took ground balls at second base and threw to first Wednesday for the first time since he dislocated his right shoulder on June 10, a significant moment in his rehab.


Giants pitchers Ryan Vogelsong delivers a pitch against the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park in San Francisco, September 26, 2011. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Fans Pack AT&T Park Even Without Playoff Bid

The San Francisco Giants returned to AT&T Park for the final series of the season Monday, playing in front of another big crowd despite being out of playoff contention.


Jeff Keppinger (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Astros Trade 2B Keppinger To Giants

The Houston Astros have traded second baseman Jeff Keppinger to the San Francisco Giants for two Double-A pitchers.

CBS San Francisco–07/19/2011

Nate Schierholtz #12 and Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate at home plate after Schierholtz hit a two-run home run against the San Diego Padres in the bottom of the fourth inning during a MLB baseball game at AT&T Park July 6, 2011 in San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Hope To Continue Success In Second Half

The Giants open a four-game series at San Diego on Thursday, beginning the season’s second half in first place for the first time since 2003 and looking every bit the surprising contender they were a year ago.

CBS San Francisco–07/13/2011

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey is carried off the field after a collision with Florida Marlins' Scott Cousins during the 12th inning of a baseball game at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Wednesday, May 25, 2011. (AP)

Beaten, Bruised Giants Clinging To NL West Lead

Aubrey Huff was so worn down he was among a handful of San Francisco Giants players to receive permission to skip the team flight to Arizona on Monday afternoon just to get a few extra hours of rest at home.

CBS San Francisco–06/13/2011

Athlete (San Francisco Giants)

Freddy Sanchez Hopes To Avoid Season-Ending Surgery

Trainer Dave Groeschner said Sunday night that second baseman Freddy Sanchez has a dislocated right shoulder that could require surgery and end his season.

CBS San Francisco–06/13/2011

Nate Schierholtz #12 of the San Francisco Giants misses a catch in shallow right field against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Schierholtz RBI Lifts Giants Over Reds In Ninth Inning

Pinch-hitter Nate Schierholtz delivered a game-ending RBI single in the ninth inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

CBS San Francisco–06/10/2011