Bay Area Native Randy Johnson Inducted Into Baseball Hall Of Fame, Played 2009 Season With GiantsIn an expansive 42-minute news conference marking his election to baseball's Hall of Fame, Randy Johnson mixed humor, memories and humility in recalling a career he called "a great ride."
Former Giants Pitcher Randy 'The Big Unit' Johnson A Shoo-In For Hall Of FameThe Livermore High School graduate pitched 22 seasons with Montreal, Seattle, Houston, Arizona, the New York Yankees and San Francisco, compiling a 303-166 career record.
Peavy Agrees To $24 Million Deal To Stay With GiantsPitcher Jake Peavy staying with the San Francisco Giants w/ a 2-year contract
Bumgarner Named Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman Of The Year After Postseason HeroicsThe editors of Sports Illustrated have made their selection for the most outstanding athlete of 2014, and nodbody who watch the World Series will be surprised to hear it’s Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants.
Free Agent Ace John Lester Visiting Giants But Drawing Interest EverywhereFresh off a third title in five years, the San Francisco Giants are trying their best to spend some of their winnings on bolstering next year's lineup, with little luck so far.
Ex-Giant, Athletic Barry Zito Plans To Pitch Again In MajorsFormer Giants and A's pitcher Barry Zito wants to pitch again in the Major Leagues.
Giants Bullpen Sees Action Early On In Game 6 Of World Series Against RoyalsThe San Francisco Giants bullpen was seeing action just two innings into Game 6 of the World Series against the Royals in Kansas City.
Giants Promoting Manager Bruce Bochy's Son, Pitcher Brett From Fresno GrizzliesSan Francisco Giants skipper Bruce Bochy is keeping it in the family.
Giants Pitcher Tim Lincecum Loses His Spot In Starting Rotation Following Latest Rough OutingRight-hander Tim Lincecum has been moved to the San Francisco Giants' bullpen as he tries to work through his latest struggles.
Matt Cain Reportedly Mulling Season-Ending SurgeryThe Giants and Matt Cain are reportedly considering an arthroscopic procedure on his pitching elbow that would likely shut down the ace for the remainder of the 2014 season.
Catcher John Baker From Alameda Pitches Scoreless 16th Inning For Cubs, Then Scores Winning RunJohn Baker scored the winning run in the bottom of the 16th inning after pitching a scoreless top half, and the Cubs overcame a three-run deficit to beat Colorado 4-3 on Tuesday night.
Giants Pitcher Matt Cain To Meet With Specialist For 2nd Opinion On Injured ElbowSan Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain plans to meet with specialist Dr. James Andrews this week to get a second opinion on his injured elbow.
Giants Pitching Coach Dave Righetti To Miss Series After Suffering VertigoSan Francisco Giants pitching coach Dave Righetti is expected to miss their weekend series in Miami after experiencing a case of vertigo that prompted the team’s plane to make an unscheduled landing in Las Vegas so he could receive medical treatment.
Former KPIX 5 Sports Intern Now Trying To Pitch His Way To The Show For Giants The Channel 5 Sports Department has had interns who have gone on to become sports broadcasters, but never pro ballplayers, until now.
7 Best Converted Pitchers Not Named Babe RuthFriday marks 100 years since Babe Ruth first appeared in a Major League Baseball game as a starting pitcher for the Boston Red Sox. The Babe’s early foray into pitching is perhaps the most ubiquitous little known fact in baseball, but did you know a number of other big-name sluggers also started their baseball careers on the mound? Here are seven stars who – like Babe – were better off in the batter’s box.