The San Francisco Giants are a Major League Baseball team based in San Francisco, California, that currently play in the National League West Division. One of the oldest of the MLB teams, the Giants hold the distinction of having won the most games of any team in the history of baseball. The Giants also have the most members in the Baseball Hall of Fame. The Giants played in New York through the 1957 season, after which they moved west to California to become the San Francisco Giants.
Despite the juice, the cream, and the clear becoming big time factors in the home run's recent surge in baseball, looking at the all-time home run numbers can really boggle one's mind. In the history of Major League Baseball, over 10,000 players have suited up in one uniform or another at some point. Of those players, though, a little over a tenth of them have ever hit a home run. Notice I'm not using any plurals there. That's well under 2000 baseball players who have hit even a … more
One of the sport's true classic teams. Formerly of New York, they went to San Francisco in 1958 and built a new legend and history, as well as one of baseball's most understated but great fanbases. Finally won their first Fall Classic sine the move, well deserved for them and their fans.