Co-workers of severely injured San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow are holding a benefit barbeque from noon until 8 p.m. Wednesday at an American Medical Response office in San Jose.
Stow, 42, of Santa Cruz, suffered a skull fracture in the parking lot of Dodger Stadium after the Giants-Dodgers home opener Thursday. He is currently being treated at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, where a prayer vigil also is planned for Wednesday night. Read More
The San Francisco Giants will honor the fan beaten outside a Los Angeles Dodgers game when the two teams play again at AT&T Park.Brian Stow, a 42-year-old paramedic and Giants fan from Santa Cruz, was beaten and badly injured at Dodger Stadium after the first game of the season. A Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center neurosurgeon said Tuesday that Stow suffered a severe skull fracture and bad bruising to his frontal lobe. Read More
In the wake of a savage beating outside Dodger Stadium last week that left a Giants fan in a coma, interim police Chief Jeff Godown said Monday he may staff more cops at AT&T Park when the Los Angeles Dodgers come to town for a three-game series next week. Read More
A reward of $25,000 from three different sources has been issued for information leading to the arrest of the two men wanted for the severe beating of a San Francisco Giants fan in a Dodger Stadium parking lot in Los Angeles last weekend. Read More
As the Giants begin their season down in Los Angeles, the San Francisco City Hall rotunda will be lit up in Dodger blue for two nights starting Friday.But don’t worry, it’s not in honor of the Giants’ rivals in L.A. The blue lights are part of a worldwide campaign to raise awareness for autism, and the Light It Up Blue campaign kicks off Autism Awareness Month. Read More
Veteran second baseman Freddy Sanchez has agreed to a one-year contract extension, the team announced Friday.In his third season with the Giants, the 33-year-old hit .292 with 22 doubles, seven home runs and 47 RBIs in helping San Francisco win the World Series last year, his first full season with the team.Various reports have put the monetary value of the deal at $6 million. Read More
It was just one game, but the Giants’ 2-1 loss to the Dodgers in the season opener in Los Angeles showed how difficult it will be for them to repeat, just as division champions.
New Dodgers manager Don Mattingly has his team playing up to its considerable ability. Center fielder Matt Kemp, the poster boy for sloth, hustled throughout and scored the run that put the Dodgers ahead in the seventh inning. Read More
As the Giants embark on their bid to win the World Series again, oddsmakers say the champs will have competition to bring home the hardware.The betting portion of official Las Vegas travel website Vegas.com has the Giants listed with 15-1 odds to win back-to-back titles. Read More
One wonders if Giants closer Brian Wilson, who’s reportedly started taking hacks at The New York Times crossword puzzle when he was 12 years old, picked up a copy of today’s issue while down in Los Angeles for opening day.If the bearded legend did, he surely would’ve found it “sweet.” Read More
Fans unable to make the 400-mile trek south to watch the San Francisco Giants-Los Angeles Dodgers opening day clash can enjoy the game at AT&T Park via the multiple TV monitors and centerfield Jumbotron. Read More