Willie McCovey

A fan holds up a photo of Wille McCovey as the San Francisco Giants paid tribute to legend Willie McCovey at AT&T Park on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Giants, fans honor Willie McCovey

The San Francisco Giants and about 2,000 fans honored the late Willie…

 

A fan holds up a heart with Willie McCovey's number 44 in it as the San Francisco Giants paid tribute to legend Willie McCovey at AT&T Park on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Willie McCovey, who became a San Francisco institution, memorialized at AT&T Park

AT&T PARK — When Willie McCovey first arrived in San Francisco in…

 

Former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds gives a kiss to Giants legend Willie McCovey during the opening day festivities before the game against the Seattle Mariners at AT&T Park on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. McCovey died Wednesday at the age of 80. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Famed San Francisco Giants star Willie McCovey dead at age 80

MLB Hall-of-Famer Willie McCovey, one of the most decorated players in the…

 

Matt Moore couldn't escape the fifth on Wednesday night. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Moore gets rocked as Giants fall to Dodgers

AT&T PARK — In recent weeks, Matt Moore's disastrously bad 2017 has…

Matt Moore couldn't escape the fifth on Wednesday night. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Barry Bonds will be making scenes like this far more frequently at AT&T Park. (Courtesy Art Siegel/Flickr)

Barry Bonds coming home to be special adviser for Giants

The greatest player in Major League Baseball history is returning to where…

Barry Bonds will be making scenes like this far more frequently at AT&T Park. (Courtesy Art Siegel/Flickr)
Barry Bonds watches the Giants take batting practice before a game against the Philadelphia Phillies on July 11 in San Francisco. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Bonds wins, virtue loses

It looks like a gas station sign, the “756” plaque affixed to…

Barry Bonds watches the Giants take batting practice before a game against the Philadelphia Phillies on July 11 in San Francisco. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Candlestick Park has been reduced to a large pile of rubble and a lone-standing escalator, which will likely be the last thing demolished as a ceremonial end to the historical Bay Area structure. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

The Candlestick Ruins: Memories and an escalator to nowhere

It was foggy and windy, of course, on the corner of Harney…

Candlestick Park has been reduced to a large pile of rubble and a lone-standing escalator, which will likely be the last thing demolished as a ceremonial end to the historical Bay Area structure. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoFormer Giants first baseman Willie McCovey had been hospitalized following complications from an infection.

Giants legend McCovey 'feels great' to be back at AT&T Park

Hall of Famer Willie McCovey returned to the ballpark Tuesday for Game…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP file photoFormer Giants first baseman Willie McCovey had been hospitalized following complications from an infection.
Jeff Chiu/AP file photoHall of Famer Willie McCovey

Willie McCovey still in hospital

While Hall of Famer Willie McCovey remains hospitalized recovering following complications from…

Jeff Chiu/AP file photoHall of Famer Willie McCovey