A general view of Scottsdale Stadium during a spring training game between the San Francisco Giants and the Oakland Athletics at Scottsdale Stadium on March 4, 2015 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Things Heating Up More Than Ever Before At Spring Training In Arizona

Every February, The San Francisco Giants gather for Spring Training at their home Park in Scottsdale, Arizona. In 1977, the A’s opened the newly built Hohokam Stadium in Mesa, Arizona.


KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 29: Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Madison Bumgarner Goes Full Paul Bunyan Mode For Giants Photo Shoot

The enduring image of Madison Bumgarner’s domination during his epic playoff performance for the San Francisco Giants last season is getting burnished even more following a photo shoot Monday.


San Francisco Giants prospect Ryan Verdugo #68 playing for the Scottsdale Scorpions pitches against the Phoenix Desert Dogs during the AZ Fall League game at Scottsdale Stadium on October 23, 2010 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

SF Giants Minor League Players Injured In Van Crash

A Scottsdale, Ariz., fire official says four people with the San Francisco Giants’ minor league team were injured in a Tuesday morning crash.


San Francisco Giants infielder Angel Villalona fields a ball as spring training prospect Ricky Oropesa jogs in the background at Scottsdale Stadium, February 18, 2013. (Stan Bunger/KCBS)

KCBS Sports Fans: Subtle Charms Of Spring Training

There is still a way for real fans to have a meaningful (and reasonably priced) spring training experience. It’s simple: show up before the teams start playing exhibition games.


San Francisco Giants Victory Parade

Reunited For Spring Training, Giants Look To Defend Championship

Angel Pagan has no problem making bold statements at the start of spring training: He’s calling a repeat championship for San Francisco in 2013.


Fans watch a Giants-Dodgers spring training game at Scottsdale Stadium. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Giants Spring Training Sticker Shock

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – I am not one of those cranky old-timers who always thinks things were better in the good old days. Really, I’m not. But I’m having a hard time swallowing what’s happened […]


Mark DeRosa, San Francisco Giants

DeRosa Looks To Win Job With World Series Champ Giants

Mark DeRosa had barely been in the clubhouse for five minutes unpacking his things Thursday morning when Aubrey Huff arrived and the razzing began.

CBS San Francisco–02/17/2011

Brian Wilson headshot, as San Francisco Giants pitcher (AP)

Giants Closer Wilson Sits Out With Sore Back

San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson had his scheduled throwing session delayed Thursday because of tightness in his back.

CBS San Francisco–02/17/2011

Fans watch a Giants-Dodgers spring training game at Scottsdale Stadium. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Demand Surges For Giants Spring Training Tickets

The crack of the bat will soon be heard in Scottsdale, AZ, and more San Francisco Giants fans than ever planned to be on hand to hear it.


Fans watch a Giants-Dodgers spring training game at Scottsdale Stadium. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Giants Spring Training Tickets Go On Sale

San Francisco Giants fans can now buy tickets for spring training games in Arizona, the team’s first contests since winning the World Series in November.

CBS San Francisco–01/13/2011