World Series Champions
The San Francisco Giants celebrated raising the World Series flag with a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
The Giants and Dodgers will play each other 17 times this season, but there’s no better time than Thursday night’s season opener for the rivals to measure themselves against each other.
After getting swept up in World Series fever last fall, a rookie baseball fan joined the annual pilgrimage to Arizona for baseball’s Spring Training.
Barry Zito allowed only one hit in five shutout innings and Aubrey Huff homered and added an RBI single and the San Francisco Giants defeated the Chicago White Sox 4-2 on Wednesday.
Jeff Suppan hopes to win a job on the World Series champion San Francisco Giants.
Andres Torres catches himself as he loses focus and begins to glance all over the room, then apologizes. Even though he can’t help it. San Francisco’s center fielder deals every day with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Mark DeRosa had barely been in the clubhouse for five minutes unpacking his things Thursday morning when Aubrey Huff arrived and the razzing began.
San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson had his scheduled throwing session delayed Thursday because of tightness in his back.
When you win it all — even in surprising fashion like San Francisco — limited time away can hurt. Just ask the past 10 World Series champs. But the Giants plan to avoid such pitfalls.
With all this attention and a World Series championship ring due to arrive during the first homestand of the regular season, it’s sometimes difficult for Sergio Romo to believe what has happened.