NLCS - San Francisco Giants v St Louis Cardinals - Game Two

Giants Bullpen Sees Action Early On In Game 6 Of World Series Against Royals

The San Francisco Giants bullpen was seeing action just two innings into Game 6 of the World Series against the Royals in Kansas City.


Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants waits to be taken out of the game in the third inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on August 23, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Giants Pitcher Tim Lincecum Loses His Spot In Starting Rotation Following Latest Rough Outing

Right-hander Tim Lincecum has been moved to the San Francisco Giants’ bullpen as he tries to work through his latest struggles.


St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants - Game Seven

Giants Bring Back Lopez On 3-Year, $13 Million Deal

Free agent left-hander Javier Lopez has reached agreement on a $13 million, three-year contract to stay with the San Francisco Giants.


Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees reacts after becoming the all-time leader in saves (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Rivera Retirement Will Be End Of An Era For Yanks

The 43-year-old closer is baseball’s saves leader with 608 and is regarded as one of the best clutch pitchers in history, posting a record 42 postseason saves with an 0.70 ERA while helping the Yankees win five World Series championships.


Pat Neshek #40 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Boston Red Sox during a Major League Baseball game at the Coliseum on September 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Reliever Pat Neshek, A’s Agree To New Deal

Right-handed reliever Pat Neshek and the Oakland Athletics reached agreement Wednesday on a $975,000, one-year contract, avoiding salary arbitration.


Jeremy Affeldt of the San Francisco Giants. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Giants Agree To 3-Year Deal With Reliever Affeldt

Left-hander Jeremy Affeldt and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to terms on a three-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations said Monday night.


Giants pitcher Guillermo Mota. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Giants Re-Sign Reliever Mota For 1 Year, $1 Million

The San Francisco Giants have finalized a $1 million, one-year contract with free agent reliever Guillermo Mota to bring him back for a third season.


Jeremy Affeldt #41 of the San Francisco Giants. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Giants’ Affeldt Looks To Return To Form After Tough Year

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) ― Jeremy Affeldt pinches his stomach and there isn’t much to pull. Not anymore. He points out that is typically his problem area. Carrying a little extra weight around his middle was […]

CBS San Francisco–02/27/2011

Pitcher Marc Kroon. (Harry How/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: The Giants’ Right-Handed Phoenix

Phoenix is not just a city in Arizona. It’s also the mythological bird that arises from its own ashes, , and there could be one in the Giants bullpen this year.


Craig Breslow, Oakland A's pitcher, Athletics

Reliever Breslow, A’s Agree On 1-Year, $1.4 Million Deal

Left-handed reliever Craig Breslow and the Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $1.4 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.

CBS San Francisco–01/25/2011