Giants Press Releases
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Giants sign 23 players from 2014 First-Year Player Draft
The San Francisco Giants have signed 23 players from the 2014 First-Year Player Draft and four additional undrafted players. SF has come to terms with their first 14 picks overall from this past month's draft.
Giants sign first round pick Tyler Beede
The San Francisco Giants have signed right-handed pitcher Tyler Beede, their first round selection (14th overall) in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft.
Giants Winner Announced as Part of "All-Star Teachers"
Major League Baseball, Target Corp (NYSE: TGT) and PEOPLE today announced the 30 winners in the "Target Presents PEOPLE All-Star Teachers" campaign, which celebrates remarkable current and retired teachers who make an impact on the lives of their students and communities. Tracy Ruiz, from Vacaville, California, has been selected by fans to represent the San Francisco Giants.
Giants and Bon Appétit Management Company Open The Garden at AT&T Park
The San Francisco Giants and their award-winning food service partner, Bon Appétit Management Company, today opened The Garden at AT&T Park. The Garden will supply fresh-picked greens, vegetables and fruit for Bon Appétit's ballpark menus and serve as a culinary and nutritional classroom for children in the community.
Giants Welcome Padres, Reds and Cardinals to Town
The Giants return to the Shores of McCovey Cove for a 10-game homestand against the San Diego Padres (June 23-25), Cincinnati Reds (June 26-29) and St. Louis Cardinals (July 1-3).
Giants sign Cuban outfielder Daniel Carbonell to a Major League contract
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The San Francisco Giants have signed Cuban outfielder Daniel Carbonell to a major league contract, club Senior Vice President and General Manager Brian Sabean announced today.
Giants add postgame fireworks show for July 2
Due to popular demand, the Giants have added a third fireworks show for the 2014 season.
Statement from Baer regarding San Francisco's 2024 Olympic Bid
I have been working with a small group of Bay Area civic leaders that includes Anne Cribbs and Steve Strandberg, with the support of Mayor Ed Lee, to explore the opportunity to bid on the Olympic and Paralympic Games for San Francisco and the Bay Area. We are thrilled that the USOC today has advanced San Francisco as a potential bid city for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Buster Posey gives 1,000 Junior Giants players a new baseball glove at AT&T park
Earlier today Giants catcher Buster Posey treated more than 1,000 young players from the Giants Community Fund's Junior Giants baseball program to a Q&A session with Giants broadcaster Duane Kuiper, tickets to the Giants/Nationals game, and a new baseball glove.