The Giants are looking at an overwhelming payroll for the foreseeable future so the amount of long-term money on the books precludes San Francisco from embarking on a full-on rebuild.
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The Giants' outfielders are aging and produced minus-42 defensive runs saved last season, sixth worst in the majors. That's a problem in spacious AT&T Park -- one that a certain free agent could help fix.
The Giants need to go all-in and bring the 2017 NL MVP to the Bay Area. Stanton is the greatest possible improvement for the outfield of one of the worst teams in need of the largest jolt in the arm.
San Francisco reportedly has "had discussions" about signing the veteran slugger, but it's unclear if the team has met with agent Scott Boras.
Hensley Meulens, who played five seasons with the Yankees and was the Giants' bench coach last season, interviewed for New York's managerial opening.
The San Francisco Giants are reportedly making the biggest early push to land Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton.
Minor league outfielder Hunter Cole has been acquired by the Texas Rangers to complete the June trade that sent reliever Sam Dyson to the San Francisco Giants.
Former Cy Young Award winner Jake Peavy reportedly has told teams he wants to pitch in 2018 after sitting out this past season.
While acknowledging that veteran Hunter Pence is "not a part-time kind of guy," Giants GM Bobby Evans said Tuesday that the team must be open to all options as it looks to upgrade its outfield.
The Giants could look to deal for the former All-Star center fielder, who is one of the best defenders in the game.
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Miami has opened the Stanton trade talks with Boston, St. Louis, San Francisco and Philadelphia, per Jon Morosi of MLB.com.
Duggar goes deep in AFL
Giants outfield prospect Steven Duggar cranked a solo home run for the Scottsdale Scorpions in the Arizona Fall League on Friday, accounting for the only run of the game for his team. It was the second long ball of the fall for the 24-year-old, who raised his average to .266 through 17 contests.
The 30-year-old infielder's lone season stateside didn't go as planned.
Posey wins Silver Slugger Award
Giants C Buster Posey was announced as a National League Silver Slugger Award winner on Thursday. The award honors the best offensive player at each position in each league. Posey posted a .320 batting average and .861 OPS with 12 home runs and 67 RBIs en route to his fourth career Silver Slugger win.
The best and the brightest
The nine Gold Glove winners of the National League were announced Tuesday. The Rockies and the Diamondbacks each have two players receiving the honor this year.
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Giants SS Brandon Crawford won his third career Gold Glove, the most ever by a Giants shortstop. Crawford won on the strength of his success at turning balls up the middle into outs. He had the best season in that of his career.
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Duggar launches first AFL homer
Giants prospect Steven Duggar hit a solo home run as part of a 2-for-4 effort for the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League on Monday. Duggar also swiped his ninth base to tie for the league lead.
L.A. has won the division five years running, but Arizona and Colorado were wild cards in '17 -- and the cost of taking a shot at the title won't come cheaply.
Madison Bumgarner's $12 million option for the 2018 season has been exercised by the San Francisco Giants, who are determined to keep a talented rotation intact as the club looks to bounce back from a last-place season.
Johnny Cueto has decided to remain with the Giants for the next four seasons, declining the opt-out clause in the contract he signed with the team in 2015.
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