Play Ball! This Time With Fans in the StandsThe Giants and A's are hoping to welcome real, living human fans back to their ballparks by opening day.
Giants Spring Training: Brandon Belt Making Progress From Illness, Resumes Baseball ActivityFirst baseman Brandon Belt has resumed baseball activities with the San Francisco Giants at spring training after dealing with what manager Gabe Kapler called a virus without providing further details — though Kapler did say previously it wasn't COVID-19.
COVID Reopening: 'We Have Confidence' About Fans At Ballparks On Opening Day, Newsom SaysGov. Gavin Newsom expressed confidence that some fans could return to the state's Major League Baseball stadiums possibly as soon as Opening Day in April.
Jake McGee Guaranteed $5 Million In 2-Year Deal With GiantsJake McGee is guaranteed $5 million in his two-year contract with the San Francisco Giants and could earn $10.5 million over three seasons, including performance bonuses.
Oakland A's Sign Former Giants Reliever Sergio Romo to 1-Year ContractThe Oakland Athletics on Thursday confirmed that the team has signed a one-year contract with veteran former San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Sergio Romo.
SF Giant Buster Posey Worked Out Arm in Offseason Flinging DiapersBuster Posey has spent the past seven months in serious multitasking mode, working to stay in baseball shape while on full-time dad duty to two sets of twins.
SF Giants, A's To Host Fans At Games During Arizona Spring TrainingThe San Francisco Giants announced a deal Wednesday with the city of Scottsdale that allows the team to host between 750-1,000 fans during exhibition games.
San Francisco Giants Sign A's Free Agent Infielder Tommy La StellaVersatile infielder Tommy La Stella completed an $18.75 million, three-year contract with the San Francisco Giants on Thursday, giving the club a reliable left-handed hitter with a track record of getting on base.
Barry Bonds Falls Short In 9th Baseball Hall Of Fame Try; No New Members In 2021The baseball Hall of Fame won’t have any new players in the class of 2021 after voters decided no one had the merits — on-the-field or off — for enshrinement in Cooperstown on this year's ballot.
Former Giants Catcher Mike Sadek Dies At 74 After Illness Mike Sadek, a popular backup catcher who played all eight of his major league seasons with the San Francisco Giants, has died. He was 74.
SF Giants Invites New Minor League Team Affiliation, Extends OthersThe San Francisco Giants this week announced a new minor league team affiliate for its farm, while also announcing extensions with other teams.
COVID: MLB Sues Insurance Providers In Alameda County Court Over Virus Losses In 2020 SeasonMajor League Baseball and all 30 of its teams are suing their insurance providers, citing billions of dollars in losses during the 2020 season played almost entirely without fans due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Former SF Giants Player Mac Williamson Files Lawsuit Over 2018 Concussion At Oracle ParkFormer San Francisco Giants outfielder Mac Williamson has filed a lawsuit against the owners of Oracle Park over a concussion he suffered during a 2018 game when he was tripped up by the bullpen mound, falling awkwardly and crashing into a wall.
San Francisco Giants Lay Off 10 Percent of Employees Due to Pandemic Hurting RevenuesThe San Francisco Giants laid off 10% of the team’s full-time employees Thursday, blaming the dismissals on economic hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Baseball Hall Of Famer Joe Morgan Dies At 77Baseball Hall of Famer Joe Morgan, who starred for years with the Cincinnati Reds and played for both the San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics late in his career, has died at the age of 77.