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Former Giants shortstop Spencer dead at 88MLB.com Jan 4New York Giants third baseman Daryl Spencer is tagged out by Dodger catcher Roy Campanella in a 1953 game. Spencer, who played parts of 10 seasons with four teams, died on Monday. He was 88. (AP)Share Tweet
Giants interested in Korean INF HwangMLB.com Jan 3The Giants continue to show interest in Korean free-agent infielder Jae-gyun Hwang, sources told MLB.com's Jon Paul Morosi on Tuesday. Hwang, 29, is an unrestricted free agent and won't require a posting fee.Share Tweet
Seeking HOF push, Kent played game 'right way'MLB.com Jan 1Jeff Kent played for six teams during his 17-year career, and most of his success came with the Giants. During his six years in San Francisco, Kent and Barry Bonds were a powerful 1-2 punch in the middle of the Giants' lineup.Share Tweet
Rox, D-backs could shake up NL West in 2017MLB.com Dec 29, 2016The Giants filled their biggest void, signing free-agent closer Mark Melancon. The Dodgers and Giants are looking to maintain their two-team stranglehold on the NL West. But it won't be that easy.Share Tweet
7 stars who found late-career spark in new cityMLB.com Dec 19, 2016Veteran shortstop Jimmy Rollins agreed to a Minor League contract with the Giants on Monday, in an attempt to rejuvenate a career that looked as though it might be at an end. The 38-year-old former National League MVP can look back at several former sta…Share Tweet
Source: Rollins agrees to Minors deal with GiantsMLB.com Dec 19, 2016The Giants have agreed to a Minor League contract on Monday with veteran shortstop Jimmy Rollins, a source told MLB.com's Chris Haft. The deal will also include an invitation to Spring Training.Share Tweet
Giants reportedly ink Reynolds to Minors dealMLB.com Dec 11, 2016The Giants have reportedly agreed to a Minor League deal with right-hander Matt Reynolds, according to ESPN.Share TweetYoung fan writes to San Francisco GM begging Giants to sign Mark MelanconShare Tweetyahoo.com Dec 5, 2016Chris 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 …Share Tweet
Mariners add Heston, might leave without moreMLB.com Dec 7, 2016Right-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.Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 6, 2016NATIONAL 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…Share TweetAddressing 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…Share Tweet
5 FA signings too obvious not to happenMLB.com Dec 2, 2016Let'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.Share Tweet
Huff reveals personal struggles in new bookMLB.com Nov 28, 2016In 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…Share TweetMLB.com Nov 28, 2016Acquiring a closer remains far and away the Giants' top priority as they approach the Winter Meetings, which begin next Monday in National Harbor, Md.Share TweetWelcome 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…Share Tweet
Hot Stove Digest: Giants have discussed bringing back Pablo Sandovalyahoo.com Nov 25, 2016Welcome 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?…Share Tweetnytimes.com Nov 23, 2016Before giving up the home run that would haunt his career, Branca often wondered aloud at his physical blessings.Share Tweet
Inbox: Could Posey see time at hot corner?MLB.com Nov 17, 2016The 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.Share Tweet
Why Does Johnny Cueto Always Keep His Shirt On In The Pool?deadspin.com Nov 13, 2016San 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...Share Tweet
Leaving San Francisco Was Easy Call For SandovalMar 9ESPN SweetSpot blogger David Schoenfield discusses Pablo Sandoval's comments about feeling disrespected by the Giants.
No Surgery Needed For Hunter PenceMar 6Stephania 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.
Hunter Pence Out Six To Eight WeeksMar 5ESPN.com MLB writer/editor Christina Kahrl reacts to Hunter Pence's left forearm fracture, which will sideline him for six to eight weeks.
Posey On Giants' Focus, PreparationsFeb 23Three-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.