Tag: Willie Mays

Barry Bonds is human after all, misses father during San Francisco Giants number retirement ceremony

AT&T PARK -- During his 16-minute, 45-second address to fans on Saturday, Barry Bonds paused for 24 seconds. The hardest…

3 months ago

Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin compares Khris Davis to Willie Mays … sort of

OAKLAND — After Oakland A’s designated hitter Khris Davis hit his 30th home run of the season Saturday against the…

3 months ago

Bonta Hill: Does Stephen Curry belong on the Bay Area’s sports Mt. Rushmore?

It wasn’t until December 30, 2017, that I realized how legendary Stephen Curry was. In his first game back from…

7 months ago

Giants usher in historic 60th season

AT&T PARK — When Larry Baer was growing up in the Outer Richmond at the dawn of the Giants’ era…

8 months ago

Moore gets rocked as Giants fall to Dodgers

AT&T PARK — In recent weeks, Matt Moore's disastrously bad 2017 has taken a small, but noticeable turn for the…

1 year ago

Cable car to be dedicated to Willie Mays

San Francisco will celebrate the 85th birthday of baseball great Willie Mays on Friday by dedicating a cable car to…

3 years ago

Bonds wins, virtue loses

It looks like a gas station sign, the “756” plaque affixed to the brick wall in right-center field. And if…

3 years ago

Hamels or not, Dodgers have lots to prove

Only 12 days remain before the non-waiver trade deadline, and you know what that means: The Los Angeles Dodgers are…

3 years ago