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    San Francisco Giants still seeking help

    Brian Sabean not done after adding Jake Peavy, Sergio Romo and Casey McGehee, but Max Scherzer remains out of price range 
    Giants trade for Marlins' McGehee, re-sign Peavy
    The San Francisco Giants have reached a deal to obtain third baseman Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins for two minor league pitchers; the Giants also reached agreement with right-hander Jake Peavy on a two-year, $24 million contract. 

    Sergio Romo, Giants close to finalizing new contract
    Sergio Romo expected to return to San Francisco Giants with two-year deal reportedly worth $15 million 

    Photos: Former Giants and former A's pitcher Barry Zito sells swanky Hollywood mansion
    Former San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito has sold a property in the Hollywood Hills for $3.375 million 

    Giants not discouraged by quiet winter meetings
    San Francisco Giants were busy behind the scenes contacting representatives for players such as pitcher James Shields, but the World Series champs were said to be a little frustrated at the inability to make a trade in San Diego. 

    Giants notebook: Barry Zito will attempt a comeback
    Having last played in 2013, former San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito will audition for teams in January. 

    Barry Zito eyes major league comeback
    Former San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito will audition for teams in January in hopes of returning to the big leagues, his agent Scott Boras said Wednesday at the winter meetings.  

    San Francisco Giants lose out on Jon Lester sweepstakes
    Lefty Jon Lester calls San Francisco Giants to say he will sign elsewhere; he reportedly chooses Chicago Cubs over the Boston Red Sox. 

    Madison Bumgarner is Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year
    After carrying the Giants to a third title in five years, left-hander Madison Bumgarner was named Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year 

    San Francisco Giants still pushing to sign Jon Lester
    The Giants continued to focus on left-hander Jon Lester on the first day of baseball's annual winter meetings, and a decision could come as early as Monday night 

    Giants focus on Lester, possibly Headley as winter meetings begin
    San Francisco Giants are one of four financial heavyweights -- along with Red Sox, Cubs, Dodgers -- making a play for Lester; Headley would fill Pablo Sandoval's spot at third base. 

    Longtime MLB umpire Dale Scott comes out as gay
    NEW YORK (AP) — Dale Scott figures he'll hear plenty of foul language from angry hitters next season. 

    San Francisco Giants tender contracts to all six eligible players
    Belt, Crawford, Blanco and Petit among the six players the San Francisco Giants intend to bring back next season; Belt and Crawford could receive long-term deals. 

    Giants' Bumgarner named SI's Sportsman of the Year: Social media reaction
    Sports Illustrated names San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner, the 2014 World Series MVP, as its Sportsman of the Year. 

    Giants, Jon Lester meeting in Atlanta
    San Francisco Giants have money to spend with Pablo Sandoval in Boston, and free-agent lefty Jon Lester would fit nicely atop manager Bruce Bochy's rotation along with Madison Bumgarner and Matt Cain. 

    Giants, pitcher Jon Lester to meet next week
    Former A's, Boston Red Sox ace Jon Lester is a free agent and will sit down with the Giants next week to discuss the possibility of coming to AT&T Park. 

    Giants' third base coach Flannery leaving club
    Tim Flannery's Facebook post says his nine-year run with Giants is over. 

    Sandoval on leaving Giants: He wants a new challenge
    San Francisco Giants former third baseman Pablo Sandoval finalizes $95 million deal with the Boston Red Sox, says he will keep the Panda nickname and take it with himn to Fenway Park. 

    Giants statement regarding Pablo Sandoval's departure
    San Francisco Giants wish Pablo Sandoval the best with the Boston Red Sox, say they will miss the 2012 World Series MVP. 

    Kawakami: Pablo Sandoval will be sorely missed by Giants
    Pablo Sandoval wasn't a superstar for the San Francisco Giants, but he was a perfect fit between Buster Posey and Hunter Pence in the lineup, and he'll be a nice addition to the Boston Red Sox. 

    Purdy: Pablo Sandoval yielding to Beantown love
    Boston made the case that Sandoval could slip into the team's current lineup at third base, then become the team's designated hitter when 39-year-old David Ortiz retires.  

    Giants' Pablo Sandoval heads to Red Sox: Social media reaction
    San Francisco third baseman, nicknamed "Kung Fu Panda" and beloved for astonishing post-season productivity, reportedly signs five-year $100 million contract Monday 

    Why Pablo Sandoval chose Boston Red Sox over Giants
    Sandoval called the San Francisco Giants on Monday afternoon to explain why he accepted Boston's five-year offer, a contract the World Series champs said they were willing to match. 

    Giants' Evans expects Sandoval's decision by Thanksgiving
    During an appearance on KNBR on Thursday, San Francisco Giants assistant general manager Bobby Evans said he thinks Pablo Sandoval will decide by Thanksgiving whether to re-sign with the Giants or go to another team, possibly the Boston Red Sox.
     

    Purdy: Giants have no excuse not to sign Sandoval
    The San Francisco Giants have plenty of money, and if they allow Pablo Sandoval to leave, they should be ashamed of themselves.
     

    How Hulk Hogan's MLB dreams got crushed
    Hulk Hogan continued his Bay Area tour Friday at Levi's Stadium, site of upcoming WrestleMania event. 

    Alvin Dark career highlights
    Alvin Dark was three-time All-Star who appeared in three World Series as a player and managed in two more in San Francisco and Oakland 

    1974 A's championship manager Alvin Dark dies
    Former Oakland A's and San Francisco Giants manager Alvin Dark dies at age 92 of natural causes at his home in Easley, South Carolina.
     

    No joking around when Rob Schneider talks about the San Francisco Giants
    Among the 35,561 spectators at Kansas City's Kauffman Stadium (aka "The K") during the final two games of the 2014 World Series, almost anonymously lost among a roaring crowd, sat one-time "Saturday Night Live" writer-comedian Rob Schneider, also star of the Deuce Bigelow films. 

    Kawakami: Five reasons Pablo Sandoval stays with the Giants
    Gut feeling is that free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval will wind up staying with the World Series champion San Francisco Giants.