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Former San Francisco Giants general manager Bobby Evans sits in the home dugout in 2017. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Giants GM aims to navigate building for future while competing sooner than later

AT&T PARK — The San Francisco Giants officially became sellers during the…

 

Eduardo Nunez celebrates with teammates after hitting a walkoff single in the bottom of the tenth inning on Tuesday at AT&T Park. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Eduardo Nunez’s walk-off single halts Giants’ losing skid at four games

AT&T PARK – San Francisco Giants infielder Conor Gillaspie celebrated his 30th…

 

Oakland Athletics first baseman Yonder Alonso, like teammates Sonny Gray and Jed Lowerie, is one of the most speculated-about members of the team on the trade front. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

The human side of the deadline

Donning a white jersey, the name “Alonso” written across the shoulders, the…

 

Johnny Cueto will open up the second half on Friday night in San Diego. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Slater set to miss 8-10 weeks, Cueto to start 2nd half opener

AT&T PARK — Rookie left-fielder Austin Slater, one of the rare bright…

Johnny Cueto will open up the second half on Friday night in San Diego. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Buster Posey.  (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Giants aim to save Buster Posey’s knees before All Star Break

DETROIT — A couple days after being named the starter at catcher…

Buster Posey.  (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Matt Cain lost to the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Matt Cain, Giants can’t hold on to win streak, lose to Tigers in series opener

DETROIT — If Matt Cain didn’t have bad luck away from AT&T…

Matt Cain lost to the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Matt Moore's ERA climbed to 6.04 on Sunday afternoon. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Moore struggles early, often as Giants drop 5th in a row

AT&T Park — Matt Moore couldn't escape the fifth inning and the…

Matt Moore's ERA climbed to 6.04 on Sunday afternoon. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Madison Bumgarner in June of 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Bumgarner set to pitch in rookie league game, Núñez on track for Friday return

AT&T Park — Recovering left-hander Madison Bumgarner is set to take the…

Madison Bumgarner in June of 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Eduardo Núñez is out of Monday's lineup. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Núñez under concussion evaluation, Calixte on standby

AT&T PARK — With Eduardo Núñez set to be evaluated by team…

Eduardo Núñez is out of Monday's lineup. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Manager Bruce Bochy will now be writing Christian Arroyo's name into the lineup on a regular basis. (Stan Olszewski/2016 Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants’ ice-cold April, Arroyo’s hot start lead to top prospect’s promotion

AT&T Park — Throughout the opening weeks of the season, general manager…

Manager Bruce Bochy will now be writing Christian Arroyo's name into the lineup on a regular basis. (Stan Olszewski/2016 Special to S.F. Examiner)
Madison Bumgarner finishes his second home-run trot of Sunday afternoon against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

Madison Bumgarner shines on opening day despite Giants’ loss

PHOENIX — Madison Bumgarner started the season perfect through the first 5.1…

Madison Bumgarner finishes his second home-run trot of Sunday afternoon against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Eduardo Nunez could see time at third base and shortstop for the Giants this season. (Stan Olszewski/2016 Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants to use spring training to sort out logjam of infielders

The main focus for Major League Baseball players right now is staying…

Eduardo Nunez could see time at third base and shortstop for the Giants this season. (Stan Olszewski/2016 Special to S.F. Examiner)
Eduardo Nunez is returning to the San Francisco Giants on a one-year deal. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants sign all players eligible for arbitration

It takes a personality like A.J. Pierzynski to force the San Francisco…

Eduardo Nunez is returning to the San Francisco Giants on a one-year deal. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Angel Pagan may be available in Game 4 of the NLDS, but it seems unlikely. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

With Angel Pagan and Eduardo Núñez hobbled, Giants working with short bench in elimination game

AT&T PARK — Bruce Bochy will be working with a dangerously thin bench as…

Angel Pagan may be available in Game 4 of the NLDS, but it seems unlikely. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt (9) waits in the batter's box for a pitch against the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park  on September 27. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Belt stays in second spot and Panik returns to lineup vs. Kershaw

AT&T PARK — Even with Clayton Kershaw on the mound, Bruce Bochy is sticking…

San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt (9) waits in the batter's box for a pitch against the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park  on September 27. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Madison Bumgarner and Yasiel Puig could square off again for all Bruce Bochy knows. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Bochy on potential of Bum vs. Puig, round 2: ‘I couldn’t give you the odds’

AT&T PARK — The last time Madison Bumgarner faced Yasiel Puig and the Los…

Madison Bumgarner and Yasiel Puig could square off again for all Bruce Bochy knows. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Jake Peavy is officially a "Good Guy" according to voters. (Courtesy photo)

Jake Peavy voted ‘Good Guy’ and Gordon Beckham set for first start

AT&T PARK — If the wild-card race is wearing on Bruce Bochy, he wasn't…

Jake Peavy is officially a "Good Guy" according to voters. (Courtesy photo)
Eduardo Núñez is out of Monday's lineup. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Eduardo Núñez remains ‘questionable’ for final series

AT&T PARK — On Wednesday afternoon, as Eduardo Núñez sat in front…

Eduardo Núñez is out of Monday's lineup. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The Giants took a step forward on Tuesday and then a massive step back on Wednesday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Giants lose ground in wild-card chase despite Samardzija’s gem

AT&T PARK — The San Francisco Giants could have gone to bed…

The Giants took a step forward on Tuesday and then a massive step back on Wednesday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Johnny Cueto is expected to return later this week. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Johnny Cueto to start Thursday, while Eduardo Núñez unlikely to return until weekend

AT&T PARK — Bruce Bochy was some 15 minutes late to his pregame press…

Johnny Cueto is expected to return later this week. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)