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Jeffrey Leonard Joins San Francisco Giants as Community Ambassador
March 13th, 2014 at 9:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** The San Francisco Giants announced Thursday that former Giant Jeffrey Leonard is joining the front office as a Community Ambassador. The two-time All-Star will represent the Giants at various in-season and offseason community events in San Francisco, including the Play Ball Lunch on Friday March 28 and Breast Cancer Awareness Night...

Former San Francisco Giants Pitcher Retires
March 12th, 2014 at 2:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bill Ladson of MLB.com is reporting former San Francisco Giants pitcher Livan Hernandez will file his official retirement papers tomorrow after playing 17 seasons in the big leagues. The 39-year-old pitched for the Giants from 1999-2002, going 45-45 with a 4.44 ERA in 110 games. His best season with the orange and...

San Francisco Giants Welcome Back Barry Bonds
February 23rd, 2014 at 12:58 PM
***PHOTO1***  A familiar face is returning to the San Francisco Giants as the team is bringing back Barry Bonds to serve as a special hitting instructor this spring. The San Jose Mercury News is reporting the all-time home run leader is expected to join the team at Spring Training from March 9-17. Bonds's final...

2014 Hall of Fame Ballot Includes Three Former San Francisco Giants
November 26th, 2013 at 3:25 PM
Major League Baseball announced Tuesday the 2014 Hall of Fame ballot and three former San Francisco Giants made the list. ***PHOTO1*** Home Run King Barry Bonds is on the ballot for the second straight year after not being selected last season due to his link to performance-enhancing drugs that will always surround...

Former San Francisco Giant Announces Retirement
November 13th, 2013 at 12:32 PM
A former San Francisco Giant who was on the 2010 World Series championship team is retiring after 16-years in the big leagues.  ***PHOTO1*** Mark DeRosa is calling it a career after spending two seasons with the Giants in 2010 and 2011. Even though injuries affected his time with club, DeRosa connected with 42 hits,...

Former San Francisco Giants Shortstop Edgar Renteria Retires
March 22nd, 2013 at 4:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** NBC Sports is reporting former San Francisco Giants shortstop and 2010 World Series MVP Edgar Renteria has announced his retirement from the game of baseball after 16 seasons. Renteria made his Major League debut on May 10, 1996 at the age of 19 with the Florida Marlins and became a household name...

Spring Training Notes: Aubrey Huff News
March 9th, 2013 at 11:46 AM
Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle is reporting former San Francisco Giants first baseman Aubrey Huff is pretty much retired ending his 13-year playing career. ***PHOTO1*** Huff played three seasons with the Giants from 2010-2012 and was instrumental in the team's World Series championship in 2010. Knee and back injuries, an...

Former San Francisco Giants Great Barry Bonds Heads the List of Hall of Famers in 2013
July 23rd, 2012 at 3:24 PM
One day after watching Barry Larkin and Ron Santos get inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY, all the attention now focuses on the 2013 class led by All-Time Home Run King Barry Bonds who will be eligible.   ***PHOTO1***  The former San Francisco Giant is well deserving of being...