Say Hey! Obama, Brady, Scully Among Those Sending 90th Birthday Wishes To Willie MaysSan Francisco Giants great Willie Mays turned 90 on Thursday, triggering an avalanche of well wishes from former President Barack Obama, NFL great and Bay Area native Tom Brady, legendary Dodgers announcer Vin Scully and Warriors star Steph Curry among others.
Baseball Digest Gives Willie Mays Magazine’s First Lifetime Achievement AwardBaseball Digest gave legend Willie Mays its inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award on Thursday.
World Series MVP Award Renamed After Willie MaysMajor League Baseball announced that the World Series Most Valuable Player award has been renamed in honor of Giants legend and Hall of Famer Willie Mays.
San Francisco Names New Streets At Candlestick Point After Giants, 49ers GreatsFormer Giants and 49ers greats were at San Francisco City Hall on Sunday for a street-naming ceremony and, true to his nature, Joe Montana called an audible as the crowd cheered.
San Francisco Cable Car 24 Dedicated To Giants Legend Willie Mays On His 85th BirthdaySan Francisco celebrated the 85th birthday of baseball great Willie Mays Friday by dedicating a cable car to him.
Giants Great Willie Mays Awarded Medal Of Freedom President Barack Obama is recognizing 17 Americans with the nation's highest civilian award Tuesday, including giants of the entertainment industry such as Barbra Streisand and Steven Spielberg, baseball legends Willie Mays and Yogi Berra.
Giants Legend Willie Mays To Receive Presidential Medal Of FreedomSan Francisco Giants’ legendary slugger Willie Mays has been selected to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom next week at the White House.
Willie Mays, Yogi Berra Among Medal of Freedom HonoreesThe two baseball greats will be honored with the nation's highest civilian award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom...
Happy Birthday To 'The Say Hey Kid': Willie Mays' Top 5 MomentsToday, the Say Hey Kid turns 84 years old. Let's take a look at his best moments.
Say Hey Rod: Alex Rodriguez Matches Willie Mays Milestone With Homer 660Rodriguez connected off Junichi Tazawa of the Boston Red Sox in the 8th inning Friday night to reach the milestone with his 6th home run in a successful return from a yearlong drug suspension.
Modern Stats Show Bonds, Mays Among 5 Most Valuable MLB Players EverThe Bay Area is the epicenter of the sabermetrics boom, thanks largely to the Billy Beane 'Moneyball' movement in Oakland. However, the one of the most popular stats in modern baseball - Wins Above Replacement - suggests that two of the all-time greats played across the bay in San Francisco.
Wife Of Giants Legend Willie Mays Dies At 74The wife of Hall of Famer Willie Mays, Mae Louise Allen Mays, has died. She was 74.
Cabrera Gets 50th Hit In May, Giants Defeat D-Backs Melky Cabrera got his 50th hit of the month to spark the go-ahead rally and Buster Posey drove in a pair of runs to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 3-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
Willie Mays Among Sports Greats Honored For Preventing Domestic ViolenceBaseball Hall of Famer Willie Mays, four-time World Series winner Joe Torre and boxing champion Sergio Martinez were honored Thursday for their years of work helping to stop domestic violence.
Say Hey! Willie Mays Celebrates 80th BirthdayThe San Francisco Giants honored Willie Mays on his 80th birthday Friday night with a ceremony befitting a baseball legend.