Larry Baer

The Olympic rings are seen at Tower Bridge as part of the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on July 27, 2012 in London, England. (Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

San Francisco To Bid On Hosting The 2024 Summer Olympics

San Francisco is one of four finalist cities being considered for a U.S. bid to host the Olympic Games.

11/20/2014

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‘Altered State Of Happiness:’ Grateful Giants Fans Greet Team’s Return To AT& Park After World Series Win

Hundreds of Giants fans chanted “MVP” for pitcher Madison Bumgarner as the team buses rolled in at AT&T Park Thursday morning.

10/30/2014

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Giants CEO Hints At Future Advertising On Major League Baseball Jerseys

San Francisco Giants CEO Larry Baer is apparently in favor of breaking the Major League Baseball ban on advertising on uniforms.

09/22/2014

Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland A's scores from second base ahead of the throw to catcher Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants on a single by Daric Barton in the seventh inning at AT&T Park on May 22, 2011 in San Francisco. (Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Bay Area Baseball Fever Heats Up Ahead Of Opening Day

Baseball fever is heating up throughout the Bay Area ahead of opening day, with both the A’s and Giants optimistic about a chance to return to the postseason.

03/29/2013

San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence and his teammates demonstrate their pre-game rally routine on the steps of City Hall during the World Series victory celebration. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: Giants CEO On Keeping World Series Champs Together

The off-season goal of the World Series champion San Francisco Giants is simple. “We’re going to try to keep the team together as much as possible,” Giants CEO and President Larry Baer said.

12/04/2012

Fans party of boats in McCovey Cove prior to the San Francisco Giants hosting the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: SF Giants Move Forward With Plans For New Waterfront Village

While the Golden State Warriors are on a full court press to build their new arena near the Bay Bridge; specifically, at Piers 30 – 32, the San Francisco Giants are quietly pursuing their own waterfront development plan.

12/03/2012

Barry Bonds #25 of the San Francisco Giants prepares to bat against the Los Angeles Dodgers during a Major League Baseball game at AT&T Park September 7, 2007 in San Francisco. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Giants CEO: Steroids-Tainted Players Will Be In Hall; Hints At Bonds Return To Team

While many people wonder if Barry Bonds’s alleged steroid use will keep him out of the Baseball Hall of Fame, San Francisco Giants President and CEO Larry Bear said it’s likely that some players from the so-called “steroids era” of baseball will be inducted—including Bonds.

11/29/2012

San Francisco Giants CEO Bill Neukom, right, gestures beside team president Larry Baer during a news conference Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, in San Francisco. (AP)

Baer Takes Giants Reins; Neukom Denies Management Friction

Newly promoted Giants CEO Larry Baer might be open to making a run at a premier free agent this winter, though his philosophy will still focus on building a franchise from the bottom up to develop a deep and talented farm system.

09/15/2011

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Neukom To Step Down As Giants’ Controlling Owner

Bill Neukom will retire as the San Francisco Giants’ controlling owner at the end of the year and be replaced by Larry Baer as chief executive officer.

09/14/2011

San Francisco Giants At The All-Star Game

All-Star Game, Showtime Series Increase Giants’ Championship Appeal

The San Francisco Giants have five players in Tuesday night’s All-Star Game, but no matter which team wins, the Giants are already scoring big at the cash register as the team basks in an increasingly profitable spotlight.

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