Category: ‘Players’

San Francisco Giants Sign Cuban Outfielder
June 16th, 2014 at 11:47 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants signed Cuban outfielder Daniel Carbonell to a major league contract, General Manager Brian Sabean announced today. Carbonell's contract is a four-year deal worth $3.5 million and and the 23-year-old can earn another $3.5 million in bonuses. The outfielder played four years in the Cuban Serie Nacional for Camaguey, batting...

Orange and Black Tuesday Inside Scoop
May 27th, 2014 at 9:28 AM
After sweeping the Minnesota Twins over the weekend, the San Francisco Giants suffered their first loss of the homestand on Monday Memorial Day by losing 8-4 to the Chicago Cubs. The eight runs were the most runs the Giants have allowed this season at home. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants are 12-5 in series...

Orange and Black Thursday Inside Scoop
May 15th, 2014 at 9:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants took two of three from the Atlanta Braves by winning 10-4 Wednesday afternoon on a hot day at AT&T Park. The team is 14-1 when scoring five runs or more and 12-4 in day-games. For the second time this season, Madison Bumgarner allowed runs in the first inning...

Orange and Black Tuesday Inside Scoop
February 25th, 2014 at 3:54 PM
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy announced Tuesday that Madison Bumgarner will be the Opening Day starter in Arizona on Monday March 31st when the Giants face the Diamondbacks. ***PHOTO1***  This will be Bumgarner's first season opener after establishing himself as the team's best pitcher a season ago. Matt Cain will pitch the second...

San Francisco Giants Acquire Left-Handed Pitcher
January 25th, 2014 at 9:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants acquired left-handed pitcher David Huff from the New York Yankees Friday for cash. The 29-year-old was designated for assignment by the Yankees on Wednesday and the Giants 40-man roster is all set and the team will have 66 players in Spring Training next month. Huff spent the 2013...