TweetMost of San Francisco’s murders take place in the giant “S” that snakes from the Twitterloin through SoMA, through Hayes Valley, through La Mision, and then on down to Bayview / Hunters Point and Visi Valley. Year after year. But occasionally we get murders out in San Francisco County, in the Avenues, the suburbs. And […]
It seems like just yesterday that the San Francisco Giants were defeating the Kansas City Royals in the seventh game of the World Series. That victory gave the Giants their third world championship in five years. Visions of Madison Bumgarner shutting down the Royals and earning a five-inning save are still fresh in the minds of Giants fans. Show More Summary
A second man who admitted to the brutal Dodger Stadium beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow has pleaded guilty to a federal weapons charge, his attorney said Thursday.
The San Francisco Zoo is running what they call a Valentine's Day special: the adoption of a Madagascar hissing cockroach or a giant hairy scorpion. Why? To honor your ex, of course. A zoo donation of $25 will not only aid conservation...Show More Summary
Former UCLA shortstop Brandon Crawford and the San Francisco Giants avoided arbitration Tuesday after agreeing to a one-year contract worth more than $3.1 million.
The San Francisco Zoo came up with an ingenious way to drum up business, help animals and provide scorned lovers with some revenge without all the bad karma. This Valentine's Day, you can now adopt a hissing cockroach or a giant, hairy scorpion in "honor" of an awful ex! Sure, we'd all love to send a spring-loaded [...]
Technology giant IBM has poured cold water on a report suggesting it plans to boot a quarter of its workforce. ||| San Francisco - Calling it “ridiculous” and “baseless”, IBM on Monday dismissed a report that said the technology giant plans to lay off 1 in 4 of its workers, or 100 000 people. Show More Summary
The San Francisco Zoo is giving the spurned and broken-hearted a new reason to mark Valentine’s Day – the chance to adopt a giant scorpion or hissing cockroach named after a heart-trampling ex. “When you think about the detritus of your love life this Valentine’s Day,...
In a surprising move, pitcher Ryan Vogelsong broke off talks with the Houston Astros and signed a one-year deal returning to the San Francisco Giants. The contract is worth $4 million. “I know what I’ ve signed up for,” Vogelsong told SFGate. Show More Summary
While the San Francisco Giants’ system is top-heavy with pitching prospects, many of the organization’s top young arms profile as either back-end-starter types or guys who might not throw enough strikes to even stick in the rotation. Right-hander...Show More Summary
The San Francisco Giants, including legend Willie Mays, are in town now to celebrate their latest championship with fans of old.
A person with knowledge of the contract says free agent right-hander Ryan Vogelsong has reached agreement on a $4 million, one-year deal to stay with the San Francisco Giants.
Ryan Vogelsong 's performance regressed in his past two years with the San Francisco Giants, but that didn't stop the reigning World Series champions from bringing the veteran starting pitcher back on a reported one-year deal. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports confirmed the news Friday, Jan. Show More Summary
Perry Fewell might be switching coasts, and moving a rung down the ladder. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, the former Giants defensive coordinator is headed to San Francisco today to interview for the vacant 49ers defensive backs coach job. Fewell hasn’t gotten much attention since being fired by the Giants after six seasons. He’s…
After battling back issues for the last year, Marco Scutaro has reportedly been designated for assignment by the San Francisco Giants. According to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle, this move doesn't necessarily mean the...Show More Summary
While National League West rivals like the San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks have made some major moves, the San Francisco Giants have stayed mostly under the radar. Although the Giants made a strong push...Show More Summary
Free agent outfielder Nori Aoki has finalized his $4.7 million, one-year contract with the San Francisco Giants.
Apple on Tuesday removed protective barriers shielding its new Apple Store in Hangzhou, China, revealing a huge glass facade that opens into a split-level interior closely mirroring renderings depicting the tech giant's forthcoming San Francisco flagship location.
Norichika Aoki signed a one-year, $4.7 million contract with the Giants on Friday, according to John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle. The deal is for 2015 plus a club option for 2016, a relatively short-term contract for someone reportedly seeking a multi-year pact. Show More Summary
Free-agent outfielder Norichika Aoki has reportedly found a new home for 2015. John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle first reported the news: CBS Sports' Jon Heyman confirmed Shea's report with more detail: Aoki has become a valuable asset during his three-year stint in Major League Baseball. Show More Summary