La Russa's ARF has big impact on vets, petsMLB.com Nov 21Soon after managing the last game of his Hall of Fame career, Tony La Russa was invited by Tom Coughlin, the New York Giants' coach, to a function for Wounded Warriors, the charity that looks out for injured military veterans -- an experience that would…Share TweetWhen Brandon Crawford's agent called him to say his new deal with the San Francisco Giants had been completed, the shortstop was in the middle of a workout in the AT&T Park weight room. That's where San Francisco general manager Bobby Evans came to …Share Tweet
Korean outfielder Son posted by KBO's GiantsMLB.com Nov 16Korean outfielder Ah-seop Son has been posted by the Korea Baseball Organization's Lotte Giants, according the Yonhap News Agency.Share Tweet
Rumor roundup: Giants targeting top talentMLB.com Nov 14There have already been two trades since the General Managers Meetings concluded on Thursday in Boca Raton, Fla., and more moves are expected in the coming days as teams look to improve their rosters as the offseason progresses.Share Tweet
Giants' Williamson gets going early in AFL winMLB.com Nov 5After getting his first taste of the Major Leagues in September, Mac Williamson is playing like a big leaguer in the Arizona Fall League. The Giants' No. 13 prospect added to his impressive fall campaign on Wednesday, going 1-for-2 with a double, walk a…Share Tweet
Giants decline options on Aoki, ByrdMLB.com Nov 5The Giants declined options on outfielders Nori Aoki and Marlon Byrd on Wednesday night, but general manager Bobby Evans indicated that for the players and club, there remains mutual interest in a reunion. Aoki's 2016 option was worth $5.5 million, whil…Share Tweet
Royals built as winners with staying powerMLB.com Nov 2The Kansas City Royals couldn't have been more optimistic about their immediate future when last season ended. They'd just had a terrific postseason run, getting to Game 7 of the World Series before losing a close, tense contest to the San Francisco Gia…Share Tweetnytimes.com Oct 30The World Series, set to resume at Citi Field, provides a reminder of baseball-loving jazz legends, like Parker, Count Basie and Lester Young, who moved from Kansas City to New York.Share Tweet
Who Gets a World Series Ring? Sometimes, You'd Be Surprisednytimes.com Oct 26Dan Uggla was long gone by the time the Giants won the World Series last fall. He'd played four games for San Francisco in late July, going 0 for 11 with six strikeouts, and made two errors at second base.Share TweetMLB.com Oct 21Turns out Major League Baseball's oldest manager is text buddies with the National Football League's oldest head coach. Sort of. New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin said Wednesday that he has texted Terry Collins multiple times during the Mets' postseaso…Share Tweet
More Japanese Giants Caught Up in Betting Scandalnytimes.com Oct 21Japanese professional baseball's governing body said on Wednesday an investigation has found two more players from the Yomiuri Giants were involved in illegal betting.Share TweetMLB.com Oct 20The significance of Barry Zito's performance in Game 5 of the 2012 National League Championship Series entered Giants lore almost as soon as the contest ended.Share Tweet
It’s Chicago vs. New York, With a Nod to Fred Merklenytimes.com Oct 16The last time New York and Chicago baseball teams met with a trip to the World Series on the line was in 1908, a result of Merkle’s infamous running mistake.Share TweetMLB.com Oct 10Jake Arrieta reprised the role of Madison Bumgarner on Wednesday night, almost single-handedly willing the Cubs to a National League Wild Card Game win in Pittsburgh the way Bumgarner did for the Giants a year ago. What followed was an unprecedented run…Share TweetMLB.com Oct 8At PNC Park, Jake Arrieta went the distance on a four-hitter, with 11 strikeouts and no walks, as the Cubs defeated the Pirates, 4-0. He is the 37th pitcher to hurl a shutout in his postseason debut, and the first since the Giants' Tim Lincecum in Game …Share Tweet
Dickerson, Morneau, Rockies Rally for 7 in 9th, Beat Giantsnytimes.com Oct 4Corey Dickerson hit a three-run homer, pinch-hitter Justin Morneau delivered a two-run single and the Colorado Rockies rallied for seven runs in the ninth inning Sunday to beat the San Francisco Giants 7-3.Share Tweet
Emotions soar as Giants bid Affeldt farewellMLB.com Oct 4Laughter mixed with tears Sunday as the Giants saluted Jeremy Affeldt, the left-hander who's retiring from baseball.Share Tweet
Tomlinson's Inside-The-Park Homer Sparks Giants' Winnytimes.com Oct 3As he rounded third base, running out of gas and headed for home, San Francisco Giants second baseman Kelby Tomlinson could think of only one thing.Share Tweet
Giants Back Peavy With 3 Homers in 3-2 Win Over Rockiesnytimes.com Oct 3Jake Peavy pitched five innings for his fifth consecutive win, rookie Kelby Tomlinson hit an inside-the-park home run and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Saturday.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.
NBA: Why Kobe Bryant was so important to the NBANov 29Kobe was the bridge from the Jordan era to the likes of LeBron, Durant and Curry, imparting the lessons of His Airness to the next generation of stars.
ESPN NowNov 29J.A. Adande said of Kobe Bryant's retirement announcement: "It's strange to see Kobe succumb to the inevitable. He's always been so resistant, so relu...
Los Angeles briefing -- Kobe Bryant giving the Lakers an easy out, preview…Nov 27Here's a quick look at what's trending today on ESPNLosAngeles.com ...
Adande: Kobe Bryant is giving the Lakers an easy outNov 27As the Los Angeles Lakers consider whether to bring Kobe Bryant back, his declining play has basically made their decision for them.