The San Francisco Giants will hoist the World Championship flag over AT&T Park on Friday afternoon, but before that event there was another flag raising in The City — at City Hall.San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee posted a photo of the flag flying above City Hall on his Twitter account. Read More
With the image of baseballs crashing into McCovey Cove now practically a thing of the past since Barry Bonds hung up his jersey, one group of Giants fanatics hopes to inject some excitement into the waters just beyond right field. Read More
Hayward woman, a season ticket-holder for nearly three decades, has been going to Giants games since the team moved to San Francisco in 1958 — and she has the buttons on her hat to prove it.Annie Lewis is a Giants fan. A big one. Read More
While Giants fan Bryan Stow clings to life at an L.A. hospital because two attackers fractured his skull following the Giants-Dodgers opener last week, his family is discouraging further violence.The die-hard fan had been looking forward to the series, co-workers said. But a text message he sent to his cousin in the March 31 game’s sixth inning said he felt unsafe at Dodger Stadium, where security has since been heightened. Read More
It was torture.
As the San Francisco Giants worked their way through the World Series against the Texas Rangers there were highlights, and tense periods, for fans.
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As the Giants prepare to play their first regular season at home, The San Francisco Examiner put together a slideshow of the World Series. Read More
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