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AP Photo/Tony AvelarFireworks explode over Candlestick Park after the San Francisco 49ers beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-24 during an NFL football game in San Francisco

Great memories, but time to blow Stick up

Apparently the impending closure and demolition of Candlestick Park allows for mass…

AP Photo/Tony AvelarFireworks explode over Candlestick Park after the San Francisco 49ers beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-24 during an NFL football game in San Francisco
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesThe Chicago White Sox claimed left-hander Eric Surkamp after the Giants designated him for assignment.

White Sox claim Surkamp off waivers from Giants

CHICAGO -- The Chicago White Sox say they have claimed left-handed pitcher…

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesThe Chicago White Sox claimed left-hander Eric Surkamp after the Giants designated him for assignment.
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Giants reportedly working to sell Brett Pill’s rights to Korean team

The Giants were working Thursday to sell the rights to Brett Pill’s…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
Marcio Jose Sanchez/2013 AP file photoGiants general manager Brian Sabean knows his team may need a boost at the trading deadline

Giants’ additions of Hudson, Morse are good for ball

Here’s how it works: Steph Curry stroking a pull-up 3-pointer in transition…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/2013 AP file photoGiants general manager Brian Sabean knows his team may need a boost at the trading deadline
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Bochy gets his wish with addition of Morse

Manager Bruce Bochy went to his bosses and asked them to pursue…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
Kathy Willens/AP file photoYankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka has wasted no time in making a big splash in his first major-league season.

Brian Wilson signs $10 million deal to stay with Dodgers

Brian Wilson will be wearing Dodger Blue for at least another season.…

Kathy Willens/AP file photoYankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka has wasted no time in making a big splash in his first major-league season.
Brian Bahr/Getty ImagesBarry Zito received a standing ovation in his final appearance for the Giants.

Giants formally part ways with Barry Zito

Barry Zito has known for months he would be leaving the Giants…

Brian Bahr/Getty ImagesBarry Zito received a standing ovation in his final appearance for the Giants.
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoGiants bench coach Ron Wotus has reportedly interviewed with the Mariners about their managerial opening.

Wotus reportedly talks to Mariners about manager job

Giants bench coach Ron Wotus has interviewed for the Seattle Mariners' vacant…

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoGiants bench coach Ron Wotus has reportedly interviewed with the Mariners about their managerial opening.
Dustin Bradford/Getty ImagesTim Lincecum’s performance has dramatically fallen off the past two years

Giants couldn’t afford to let Lincecum get away

BART trains are running and Tim Lincecum is returning to the Giants.…

Dustin Bradford/Getty ImagesTim Lincecum’s performance has dramatically fallen off the past two years
Ben Margot/APTim Lincecum continued his strong start to the season Wednesday

Lincecum back with Giants on 2-year, $35 million deal

Tim Lincecum is staying put with the Giants just as he hoped,…

Ben Margot/APTim Lincecum continued his strong start to the season Wednesday
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

After disappointing season, Giants face many offseason questions

Buster Posey glanced toward Tim Lincecum's locker and pondered what the Giants'…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
AP Photo/George NikitinSan Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum throws to the Los Angeles Dodgers during the first inning of a baseball game in San Francisco

Lincecum’s solid start helps Giants topple Dodgers

Tim Lincecum walked off the mound at AT&T Park to a standing…

AP Photo/George NikitinSan Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum throws to the Los Angeles Dodgers during the first inning of a baseball game in San Francisco
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Zito wins in what is likely last start as a Giant

Barry Zito's tumultuous career with the Giants will likely end on a…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
AP Photo/Kathy KmonicekNew York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud and San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval watch Sandoval's two-run double off of Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee in the third inning of a baseball game at Citi Field on Monday

Bumgarner strikes out 10, Giants edge Mets 2-1

Madison Bumgarner and the Giants felt right at home during the first…

AP Photo/Kathy KmonicekNew York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud and San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval watch Sandoval's two-run double off of Mets starting pitcher Dillon Gee in the third inning of a baseball game at Citi Field on Monday
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Pagan's big night propels Giants past Mets

NEW YORK — Angel Pagan homered, tripled and drove in three runs…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Wheeler will look to stop former team once again

Zack Wheeler played a small role in the Giants' inability to defend…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford

Giants rally for win with two runs in eighth inning

Marco Scutaro and Brandon Belt drove in the tying and go-ahead runs…

Ben Margot/apSan Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford
carry edmondson/usa today sportsMichael Crabtree caught two passes for 68 yards in his season debut Sunday.

Giants should look to stockpile arms in 2014

What do you do with a 28-year-old journeyman who throws a near-perfect…

carry edmondson/usa today sportsMichael Crabtree caught two passes for 68 yards in his season debut Sunday.
Eric Risberg/APThe Giants' Buster Posey

Giants get big early dose of NL West in 2014

While the sting of officially being eliminated from the NL West is…

Eric Risberg/APThe Giants' Buster Posey
Ben Margot/APThe Rockies' Michael Cuddyer

Pence's big night not enough as Giants blow big lead

It's over, officially. The Giants were eliminated from the National League wild-card…

Ben Margot/APThe Rockies' Michael Cuddyer