SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Bruce Bochy’s self-described “toughest” decision this spring would seem, in itself, to point to a rosy picture of the Giants’ upcoming season.
The backup catcher spot is seldom critical, anyway. And this would go double for the Giants, whose best position player is the starting catcher.
There’s that caveat, though, that Buster Posey needs to pass each and every test in his presumed return to form from season-ending leg and ankle injuries. Read More
The San Francisco Giants will play 33 preseason games in Arizona starting March 3.The G-men released their 2012 Cactus League schedule on Friday. Read More
Perhaps you could not get the time off of work to travel to Scottsdale, Ariz., for the San Francisco Giants spring training, but never fear, you can still catch some of the action there. Read More
Dave Righetti’s been around too long to gloat.
Even with four aces in his rotation and an accomplished bullpen, the veteran pitching coach knows the Giants’ 15 postseason games shortened their offseason and lengthened the odds of opponents taking them lightly in 2011. Read More
Spring training in arts-and-food-loving Scottsdale, Ariz., has always been a popular destination for Bay Area baseball fans.This year — with the Giants coming off a thrilling World Series championship run — expect even more visitors to flock to the Sonoran Desert to watch their favorite team warm up for the 2011 Major League Baseball season. Read More