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Young fan writes to San Francisco GM begging Giants to sign Mark Melancon

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Young fan writes to San Francisco GM begging Giants to sign Mark Melancon
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  • Done Deals: Mariners get Chris Heston in trade with Giants

    Done Deals: Mariners get Chris Heston in trade with Giants

    yahoo.com Dec 5 (5 days ago)
    Chris Heston, he of the 2015 no-hitter, is headed to the Mariners. (AP) This is The Stew’s running list of trades and signings that happen during baseball’s Winter Meetings. We’ll update this post as news happens. WEDNESDAY Mariners get Chris Heston in …
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  • Mariners add Heston, might leave without more

    Mariners add Heston, might leave without more

    MLB.com Dec 7 (3 days ago)
    Right-hander Chris Heston, who threw a no-hitter in a strong 2015 rookie season before spending most of last year in Triple-A and on the disabled list, has been traded from the Giants to the Mariners for a player to be named, sources said Wednesday.
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  • Winter Meetings Journal, Day 2: Bring us all your trades

    Winter Meetings Journal, Day 2: Bring us all your trades

    yahoo.com Dec 6 (4 days ago)
    NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — It’s one of those days at the MLB Winter Meetings where you’re waiting for something big to happen. Day 1 provided us a few highlights, but they were mostly things we expected: The Giants signed Mark Melancon and the Dodgers re-si…
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  • Nats have options with Melancon off the table

    Nats have options with Melancon off the table

    MLB.com nytimes.com Dec 5 (5 days ago)
    Addressing their bullpen was one of the Nationals' top priorities entering this offseason, but it appears as if the club will miss out on re-signing its closer from the end of last season. Mark Melancon has reportedly agreed to a deal with the Giants th…
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  • 5 FA signings too obvious not to happen

    5 FA signings too obvious not to happen

    MLB.com Dec 2
    Let's help push the free agent market along with some completely obvious pairings. We all know the Giants need a closer. We all know the Astros need help at first base. Let's get them there.
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  • Huff reveals personal struggles in new book

    Huff reveals personal struggles in new book

    MLB.com Nov 28
    In November 2010, Aubrey Huff stood before hundreds of thousands of people outside San Francisco City Hall, reached into his jeans and whipped out the red "rally thong" that was a symbol of the Giants' successful World Series bid. Two years la…
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  • Closer, OF top priorities at Winter Meetings

    Closer, OF top priorities at Winter Meetings

    MLB.com Nov 28
    Acquiring a closer remains far and away the Giants' top priority as they approach the Winter Meetings, which begin next Monday in National Harbor, Md.
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  • Hot Stove Digest: Forget about a Pablo Sandoval reunion with Gi…

    Hot Stove Digest: Forget about a Pablo Sandoval reunion with Giants

    Welcome to The Stew’s Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you’ll find a quick recap of all the day’s action and other fun stuff from around the internet that we think is worth your time. NOT GONN…
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  • Hot Stove Digest: Giants have discussed bringing back Pablo San…

    Hot Stove Digest: Giants have discussed bringing back Pablo Sandoval

    yahoo.com Nov 25
    Welcome to The Stew’s Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you’ll find a quick recap of all the day’s action and other fun stuff from around the internet that we think is worth your time. REUNION?…
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  • An Appraisal: ‘Why Me?’ Echoed in Ralph Branca’s World, Even Be…

    An Appraisal: ‘Why Me?’ Echoed in Ralph Branca’s World, Even Before a Doomed Pitch

    nytimes.com Nov 23
    Before giving up the home run that would haunt his career, Branca often wondered aloud at his physical blessings.
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  • Inbox: Could Posey see time at hot corner?

    Inbox: Could Posey see time at hot corner?

    MLB.com Nov 17
    The Giants Inbox addresses Buster Posey's backup position, Chris Heston's status, the likelihood of a Jarrett Parker-Mac Williamson platoon and Jake Peavy's role.
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  • Why Does Johnny Cueto Always Keep His Shirt On In The Pool?

    Why Does Johnny Cueto Always Keep His Shirt On In The Pool?

    deadspin.com Nov 13
    San Francisco Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto shared a few pictures of himself in the pool this afternoon. Just kicking back, relaxing, enjoying a nice chill offseason Sunday. Beautiful! Read more...
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  • Best Betts: Sox OF, Giants earn top defender honors

    Best Betts: Sox OF, Giants earn top defender honors

    MLB.com Nov 11
    Leather is back in style and just in time for the long winter, and Mookie Betts is Major League Baseball's top model when it comes to excellence in the increasingly important art of defense.
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  • Giants pursuing elite free-agent closer

    Giants pursuing elite free-agent closer

    MLB.com Nov 10
    The Giants are moving aggressively in their pursuit of a top-tier closer this offseason, as club officials met this week with representatives for free agents Aroldis Chapman, Kenley Jansen and Mark Melancon, according to MLB.com's Jon Paul Morosi.
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  • Giants, Cubs, Rangers had the Golden touch defensively in 2016

    Giants, Cubs, Rangers had the Golden touch defensively in 2016

    ESPN.com Nov 8
    Giants, Cubs, Rangers had the Golden touch defensively in 2016
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  • Rumor Roundup: Quintana interests Braves

    Rumor Roundup: Quintana interests Braves

    MLB.com Nov 7
    The Hot Stove season is underway, and we keep you up to date with the latest free-agent news, trade buzz, rumors and more.
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  • Giants add Alguacil, Nevin to coaching staff

    Giants add Alguacil, Nevin to coaching staff

    MLB.com Nov 7
    Having filled their first- and third-base coaches' vacancies with Jose Alguacil and Phil Nevin, respectively, the Giants will turn their attention to an alumnus who seems destined to rejoin the organization at some juncture: Barry Bonds.
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  • Four early offseason moves you need to know

    Four early offseason moves you need to know

    yahoo.com Nov 4
    Josh Johnson pitches for the Miami Marlins in 2012. He’s attempting a comeback with the San Francisco Giants. (AP) If you thought Major League Baseball was going to let us catch our breath following an epic postseason and historic World Series, you’d be…
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  • Video - Leaving San Francisco Was Easy Call For Sandoval 01:46

    Leaving San Francisco Was Easy Call For Sandoval

    Mar 9
    ESPN SweetSpot blogger David Schoenfield discusses Pablo Sandoval's comments about feeling disrespected by the Giants.
  • Video - No Surgery Needed For Hunter Pence 01:01

    No Surgery Needed For Hunter Pence

    Mar 6
    Stephania Bell looks at the road ahead for Hunter Pence and when he'll likely be able to return to the Giants' lineup after breaking his arm when he was hit by a pitch.
  • Video - Hunter Pence Out Six To Eight Weeks 02:38

    Hunter Pence Out Six To Eight Weeks

    Mar 5
    ESPN.com MLB writer/editor Christina Kahrl reacts to Hunter Pence's left forearm fracture, which will sideline him for six to eight weeks.
  • Video - Posey On Giants' Focus, Preparations 03:16

    Posey On Giants' Focus, Preparations

    Feb 23
    Three-time World Series champion Buster Posey talks about his preparations for this season, how San Francisco's rotation will shake out and the competition within the division.