A's Finalize Deals With Relievers John Axford, Ryan MadsonLittle Jameson Axford is running around like a typical toddler these days, nine months after the son of reliever John Axford received a rattlesnake bite at spring training that threatened his life.
Samardzija, Giants Finalize $90 Million, 5-Year DealFree agent Jeff Samardzija and the Giants have finalized a $90 million, five-year contract, giving San Francisco a top-tier starter to complement ace Madison Bumgarner.
Samardzija Agrees to $90 Million, 5-Year Deal With GiantsFree-agent pitcher Jeff Samardzija has agreed to a $90 million, five-year contract with the San Francisco Giants, who lost out on Zack Greinke a day earlier.
Miami Marlins Name Barry Bonds Hitting CoachFormer San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds, who became the face of baseball’s steroid era, has been named the hitting coach for the Miami Marlins, the team announced Friday.
Athletics Add Versatile Lefty Rich Hill On $6 Million DealLeft-hander Rich Hill agreed to a $6 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics on Friday, giving the low-budget franchise a versatile, experienced pitcher who can handle a variety of roles.
Crawford Celebrates New Giants Contract In Blue Collar StyleWhen Brandon Crawford's agent called him to say his new deal with the San Francisco Giants had been completed, the shortstop was in the middle of a workout in the AT&T Park weight room.
Giants Sign Shortstop Brandon Crawford For 6 YearsFresh off his Gold Glove award last week, San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford has signed a new $75 million, six-year contract through the 2021 season.
Bumgarner, Crawford, Posey Win Silver Slugger AwardsThe San Francisco Giants dominated Thursday's National League Silver Slugger awards with catcher Buster Posey, pitching ace Madison Bumgarner and shortstop Brandon Crawford all being given the prestigious hitting award for their positions.
Drug Overdose Possible In Former Giants Minor Leaguer's DeathAn overdose is possible in the death of former San Francisco Giants minor league pitcher Tommy Hanson, but the cause of his death has yet to be determined, authorities said.
Minor League Baseball Labor Lawsuit Against MLB Can Proceed As Class ActionA federal magistrate conditionally ruled in San Francisco Tuesday that a labor lawsuit by minor league baseball players against Major League Baseball and 22 clubs can proceed as a class action on behalf of an estimated 10,000 to 12,000 present and former players.
Former Giants, A’s Ace Barry Zito Announces RetirementFormer San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics ace Barry Zito took to the internet Monday to announce he is retiring from professional baseball.
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