Every team left Las Vegas with unfinished business. We have some suggestions on where they should go from here.
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Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer
Giants manager Bruce Bochy sounds optimistic about the progress of catcher Buster Posey after his hip surgery. Says "he'll be ready to go" in spring training and should be able to swing with more authority because of improved ability to "fire with his hips." Posey will again split time between first base and behind the plate, though Bochy says the exact division remains to be seen.
Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer
The Giants are evolving under new GM Farhan Zaidi, but this doesn't feel like an all-out rebuild. Not yet anyway. Asked what direction Zaidi is trying to take his team, manager Bruce Bochy said, "He's trying to get us more athletic, more versatile, and he's trying to give me more options."
With the winter meetings upcoming in Harper's hometown of Las Vegas, we look at the free-agent outfielder's quest for baseball's biggest contract.
Offseason surgery on his right hip could limit Giants catcher Buster Posey early in the season, but Giants president of baseball operations Farhan Zaidi said Monday that Posey will return to 100 percent with time.
Henry Schulman from The San Francisco Chronicle talks to Buster Olney about the Giants' expected activity at this week's Winter Meetings.
The winter meetings are underway in Bryce Harper's hometown of Las Vegas, where we're tracking all of the latest Bryce buzz all week long.
With every team looking to make moves in Las Vegas, here's a forecast of big trades and signings for each.
A swap of 2016 World Series stars? Madison Bumgarner in Dodger blue? We play Let's Make A Deal, Las Vegas-style with moves we'd make if we were calling the shots at the winter meetings.
While some clubs will spend big money in Vegas, others are watching for when they can sign key players without busting their budgets.
Some front offices have more work to do after deals while others are still plotting their first offseason strike. Here are eight areas that must be addressed by teams with playoff hopes.
Between free agents and potential trades, the premium pitchers teams might pursue this offseason offer big benefits -- and a few risks.
Second baseman Joe Panik reached agreement on a $3.85 million, one-year contract with the San Francisco Giants on Friday to avoid salary arbitration, while reliever Sam Dyson received a $5 million, one-year deal.
While this winter's crop searches for new homes, we look ahead to the big decisions that loom for some of the game's top stars -- Nolan Arenado, Chris Sale, Paul Goldschmidt and Gerrit Cole among them.
GMs such as the Phillies' Matt Klentak have long action lists before next season. Can they deliver on their teams' needs?
Your favorite team probably isn't going to get Bryce Harper or Manny Machado. But another move -- maybe for a top pitcher -- could make all the difference this winter.
After two losing seasons and with their core players beyond their prime years, the horizon for the champs of 2010, '12 and '14 is bleak.
Buster & Bob Nightengale discuss MLB awards season, Bryce Harper's future, their expectations for the hot stove and much more (4:32). Plus, some Inside Heat on the Red Sox from Alex Spier (23:26), on the Cubs from Jesse Rogers (33:16), and an interview with NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom (42:38).
Want to make a hot-stove splash? Start with these bold trades and free-agent additions.
Forget nostalgia. With Farhan Zaidi taking over the front office, San Francisco must re-evaluate how the hero of Octobers past fits into the franchise's future.
For teams looking to make a high-impact addition, a winter swap could land some MVP-caliber performers.
Last winter was tough for older free-agent position players, but even at 32 Andrew McCutchen could snap that cold spell.
Will franchise faces Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado be traded? How will the Dodgers get back to the World Series? We size up the NL West.
Willie McCovey, the Hall of Fame former Giants great who died Oct. 31 at age 80, was remembered in a celebration of his life Thursday at AT&T Park.