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Better Know the Farm: San Jose Giants (A-Advanced)

The San Jose Giants are now in their 22nd season affiliated with the San Francisco Giants. This makes the affiliation the longest currently enjoyed by a team in the California League.  However, as far back as 1962, they’ve been part … Continue reading

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Better Know the Farm: Sacramento River Cats (AAA)

The River Cats, as a baseball franchise, has existed since 1978 and has been operated by, in order: the Athletics, Brewers, Pirates, White Sox, Angels, A’s (again), and finally the current-day Giants.  But not all teams have called the beautiful … Continue reading

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Better Know the Farm: Augusta GreenJackets (Low-A)

The GreenJackets have existed as a farm team with different affiliations since 1980, playing in the cool Lake Olmstead Stadium since 1995 and, ten years later, joining the Giants.  As a Giants affiliate, they’ve won two championships, the last in … Continue reading

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