The San Francisco Giants open at home against the Cardinals Friday afternoon, but first they’ll celebrate their second World Series championship in three years.
Tyler Stow, son of Bryan Stow, threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the start of the San Francisco Giants Opening Day.
Matt Cain threw a one-hitter, allowing only a single by Pittsburgh pitcher James McDonald in the sixth inning during a near-perfect performance Friday as the San Francisco Giants beat the Pirates 5-0 in their home opener.
For fans, the only thing that may slow them down on the Giants home opener at AT&T Park was the cost of a ticket.
By the time Oakland gets through its first eight games, the Athletics will already have faced Mariners ace Felix Hernandez three times.
Was I the only one troubled by the full-throated “Beat LA” chant that broke out just after a moment of silence for grievously-injured Giants fan Bryan Stow?
The San Jose Earthquakes will open their Major League Soccer season March 19 at Buck Shaw Stadium against Real Salt Lake, according to the 2011 schedule released Thursday.