AP Source: Bonds In Talks To Become Marlins Hitting CoachBarry Bonds might soon be tutoring Giancarlo Stanton, slugger to slugger. Bonds is talking with the Miami Marlins about working for them as a hitting coach, a person familiar with the discussions said Monday.
Brandon Crawford Ready To Bring More Championships To GiantsWhen 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 congratulate his player on a contract that keeps him here for another six years.
San Francisco Giants Sign Brandon Crawford To Six-Year DealThe deal will keep the popular shortstop with the team through the 2021 season
Cubs' Bryant, Astros' Correa Voted Top MLB RookiesBryant was a unanimous pick as NL Rookie of the Year on Monday, and Correa took the American League prize in a close vote by members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Crawford, Posey, Bumgarner Win Silver Slugger AwardsSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford and catcher Buster Posey brought home some hardware Thursday, as they were both awarded Silver Slugger honors for their respective positions in the National League.
Baseball Writers Announce Finalists For Major AwardsWashington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper is one of three finalists for the NL MVP award from teams that failed to make the playoffs.
Brandon Crawford Wins First Gold GloveWho would have thought a breakout offensive season will warrant San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford a Gold Glove - a defensive award?
Former River Cats Pitcher Tommy Hanson Passes Away At 29Former Sacramento River Cats pitcher Tommy Hanson passed away Monday night in an Atlanta hospital from what is described as catastrophic organ failure. He was 29 years old.
Giants Decline 2016 Contract Options On OFs Aoki, Byrd
Gold Glove Finalists Include Four Giants, Two A'sThe World Series is well underway, which means yearly awards are handed out to keep the other 28 teams interested in baseball this time of year. Thursday, the MLB released the three NL and AL Rawlings Gold Glove finalists per position. Among them, four San Francisco Giants and two Oakland A's are in the hunt for some hardware.
Who Gets A World Series Ring? Sometimes, You'd Be Surprised
Dusty Baker Once Smoked 'Grass' With Jimi HendrixDusty Baker has witnessed some great stories throughout the years: Hank Aaron becoming the new home run king, Barry Bonds hitting 73 home runs in a year, and he may have invented the high-five. Despite his public experiences, Baker revealed more about himself in his new musical memoir. The longtime baseball player and manager once met rock star Jimi Hendrix when he was just 19 years old in San Francisco as a young ball player - then they smoked marijuana together.