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Giants add reliever Julian Fernandez from Colorado in Rule 5 draft.

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — It will not appear this way on the transaction wire, but the Giants effectively completed a trade Thursday that netted them hard-throwing Colorado relief prospect Julian Fernandez while they [Read entire story]

Giants launch ‘significant rebuild’ of weakened farm system

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — In winning three World Series, the Giants used their farm system effectively to stock their big-league club and trade for help. Things have changed. The system is not barren, but the flow of [Read entire story]

Giants keep looking after Marlins deal outfielder Ozuna to Cardinals

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Less than a week after the Yankees prevailed over the Giants and Cardinals and got Giancarlo Stanton, Miami and St. Louis reached agreement on a deal for the second-biggest piece of Derek [Read entire story]

Giants discussing deals for Reds’ Billy Hamilton, Marlins outfielders

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — On Tuesday afternoon, word spread through the lobby of the Disney Dolphin Hotel that outfielder J.D. Martinez was coming to the winter meetings to visit teams that might want to sign him. [Read entire story]

Arroyo, Beede, Slater, Parker still are question marks for Giants

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Building a team is about understanding what you have, what you need and what you can acquire. By now, the Giants hoped to have more information on Christian Arroyo, Tyler Beede, Austin Slater [Read entire story]

Giants rethink center-field options after Duggar’s Fall League performance

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - The Giants have not hidden their need to find a center fielder who can chase down balls at AT&T Park. After prospect Steven Duggar's fine performance in the Arizona Fall League, they are [Read entire story]

Giancarlo Stanton: Giants were not close enough to winning again

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Giancarlo Stanton was shooting the breeze with Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford at the World Baseball Classic in March, listening to the two Giants jokingly brag about winning during every [Read entire story]

Giants’ hopes for Giancarlo Stanton trade dimming

A week has passed since a Giants delegation met with Giancarlo Stanton and his agent in Los Angeles, longer since the Giants and Marlins reached a deal that would have sent the National League Most Valuable Player to San [Read entire story]

Giants coach Hensley Meulens staying; Aaron Boone reportedly Yankees’ pick

As the Giancarlo Stanton saga continues to rumble slowly, with the Cardinals getting their chance to be heard Friday, the business of baseball marches on. Unfortunately for Giants coach Hensley Meulens, the march will [Read entire story]

Reports: Giants execs meeting with Stanton’s agents

Giants officials are in Los Angeles to meet with Giancarlo Stanton’s agents, according to reports that, if true, suggest the club’s pursuit of the National League Most Valuable Player might be coming to a head. [Read entire story]

Giants fans mourn loss of a big, beloved cat named Skeeter

Skeeter was the First Cat of San Francisco baseball, an orange tabby belonging to former Giants third baseman Matt Duffy that grew to an astounding 27 pounds. It was love at first sight for Giants fans [Read entire story]

Warriors’ Omri Casspi finds less is more when playing on a winner

Warriors forward Omri Casspi had an awful 2016-17 season. Playing for three teams, he had Bekins on speed-dial, and few body parts were spared the ravages of the game. “I pretty much had everything,” [Read entire story]

Stephen Curry nails the kick for 3 points

The video was on YouTube almost as soon as Stephen Curry finished a triumphant and laugh-filled lap around the Warriors’ practice facility Friday. With most of his teammates already off the floor, a [Read entire story]

Giants’ Buster Posey wins 4th Silver Slugger award

The 2017 Giants had just one player who was consistent at the plate, catcher Buster Posey, who was rewarded Thursday when he won his fourth National League Silver Slugger as the best hitter at his position. [Read entire story]

Giants’ shortstop Brandon Crawford wins third consecutive Gold Glove

While all else crumbled around him during the Giants' nightmare 2017 season, on and off the field, Brandon Crawford found a way to maintain his excellence at shortstop. Everyone on the Giants knew it, [Read entire story]

Giants’ executives describe biggest needs as they welcome new coaches

Alonzo Powell is a San Francisco native who sat in Candlestick Park wowed by Willie Mays. Curt Young won a World Series ring as a pitcher for Oakland in the Bay Bridge World Series and then would become the A’s [Read entire story]

Giants to hire Curt Young as pitching coach

The Giants are expected to hire former A’s pitching coach Curt Young to replace Dave Righetti as pitching coach in San Francisco, according to major-league sources. The Giants have not confirmed the [Read entire story]

As baseball’s offseason begins, Giants will begin to address their issues

The Giants considered a formal announcement Thursday to name Astros assistant Alonzo Powell their new hitting coach, but decided to wait until next week to allow the San Francisco native to enjoy Friday’s World Series [Read entire story]

Giants hire Astros assistant Alonzo Powell as hitting coach

There is a good reason the Giants have not named their hitting coach yet. He has been in the Astros dugout for the entire month of October — and was Wednesday night during Game 7 of the World Series. [Read entire story]

Giants’ Bruce Bochy: Analytics did not drive coaching changes

The best news to come out of 24 Willie Mays Plaza since the Giants ended their dreadful season nearly four weeks ago is manager Bruce Bochy’s health. “I’m doing great, man. I really just feel [Read entire story]