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Giants re-sign Derek Holland to 1-year, $7 million deal

January 14, 2019

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Photo credit: @sn_mlb By: Ana Kieu Left-handed pitcher Derek Holland was pulled out of the free agent market Monday morning. The San Francisco Giants re-signed Holland to a 1-year, $7 million deal. So Holland will be guaranteed $7 million this coming season and will earn at least $6.5 million next season if the Giants pick […]

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Oracle gets naming rights, but Oracle Park draws mixed emotions

January 10, 2019

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Photo credit: @957thegame By: Ana Kieu All day Wednesday, Giants fans said goodbye and snapped selfies using their smartphones to bid farewell to AT&T Park, which used the name from 2006 to 2018. Previously, it was named SBC Park from 2004 to 2005 and Pacific Bell Park from 2000 to 2003. Fast forward to Thursday […]

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Giants sign switch-pitcher Pat Venditte

December 21, 2018

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Photo credit: @SFGiants By: Ana Kieu The San Francisco Giants had some good news for their fans on Friday morning. The Giants signed switch-pitcher Pat Venditte, a free agent who last pitched for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Venditte, a 33-year-old, also pitched for the Seattle Mariners, Toronto Blue Jays and Oakland Athletics. In case you […]

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Headline Sports podcast with London Marq: Shakeup at Raiders team being sued, won’t be back in Oakland after this season; GM fired this week

December 12, 2018

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yahoosports.com: Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis (left) and former general manger Reggie McKenzie in 2012 photo parted company Sunday and the City of Oakland is suing the Raiders for lost revenue caused by the Raiders moving to Vegas On Headline Sports with London: #1 Former Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie was fired on Sunday […]

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That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary podcast: Raiders’ last minute TD key to third win of season; 49ers’ Kittle has record first half; A’s plan to shore up pitching this winter; plus more

December 11, 2018

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silverandblackpride.com photo: Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr throws against the Pittsburgh Steelers defense Sun Dec 9th at the Oakland Coliseum for the Raiders third win of the season On That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary podcast: #1 The Oakland Raiders pulled off a surprise win against the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-21. The key play of the game a […]

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That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: NAACP joins boycott against S.F. Giants and owner Johnson; Donations came after racist remark and Confederate uniform photo of Hyde-Smith

November 26, 2018

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photo from cnn.com: Mississippi Senator and Republican candidate Cindy Hyde-Smith wearing Confederate hat and carrying authentic Confederate rifle from the Civil War has received two donations from San Francisco Giants majority owner Charles B Smith On That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary podcast: #1 San Francisco Giants majority owner Charles B Johnson is feeling the heat […]

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Headline Sports podcast with London Marq: Rams-Chiefs set record for the ages; Will Warriors get back to normal?

November 21, 2018

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Photo credit: nfl.com On the Headline Sports podcast with London: #1 Former Cal football quarterback Jared Goff had himself an evening on Monday Night Football in a razor close game against the Kansas City Chiefs a game for the ages as the LA Rams defeated the Chiefs 54-51 in the highest scoring game in MNF […]

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That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: The Last Story–A Tribute to a Broadcaster’s Broadcaster

November 16, 2018

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Photo credit: @SFGiants By: Amaury Pi-González SAN FRANCISCO — The worst air quality in the history of San Francisco could not stop a wall-to-wall packed Perry’s at Union Street to render tribute to Hank Greenwald on this Friday November the 16th. Greenwald passed on October 22. He was 83. Perry’s is one of the most popular […]

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Many memories of McCovey shared at AT&T Park

November 8, 2018

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Photo credit: @957thegame By Jeremy Kahn SAN FRANCISCO — There may not be a game at AT&T Park on this Thursday morning, but there are people in the stands. Fans of the San Francisco Giants have flocked to the corner of Third and King Streets to say goodbyes, and pay their respects to number 44, […]

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That’s Amaury’s News and Commentary: Giants Usher the Era of Analytics

November 7, 2018

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Photo credit: @NBCSGiants By: Amaury Pi-González The Giants won their three World Series in San Francisco in 2010, 2012 and 2014 with very good pitching, good defense, timely hitting and less power. Bu now, the game has drastically changed, and it is all about the modern metrics, analytics and the launch angle. Power, power and more […]

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