The San Francisco Giants have had nine general managers.[1][2][3] The general manager controls player transactions, hiring and firing of the coaching staff, and negotiates with players and agents regarding contracts.[4][5] The first person to officially hold the title of general manager for the Giants was Chub Feeney, who assumed the title in 1947. Larry Baer currently serves as the team's president. The principal owner is Charles B. Johnson, while the chairman of the board is Greg Johnson. The president of baseball operations is Farhan Zaidi.[6]

Chief Executive Officers

The club has had 11 CEOs since 1882:[7]

General Managers

# Name Seasons Ref
1 Chub Feeney 19471969 [1]
2 Horace Stoneham 19701975 [1]
3 Spec Richardson 19761980 [1]
4 Tom Haller 19811985 [1]
5 Al Rosen 19851992 [1]
6 Bob Quinn 19931996 [1]
7 Brian Sabean 19962014 [1]
8 Bobby Evans 20152018 [2]
9 Scott Harris 20202022 [3][8]
10 Pete Putila 2023–Present [9]

Other executives

References

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  2. ^ a b Pavlovic, Alex (2015-04-03). "Sabean, Bochy extended through 2019; Evans promoted to GM". CSN Bay Area. Archived from the original on 2015-04-04.
  3. ^ a b Zucker, Joseph (2019-11-10). "Cubs' Scott Harris Hired as Giants GM to Replace Bobby Evans". Bleacher Report.
  4. ^ Schwarz, Alan (2005-12-21). "2005 General Manager Roundtable". Baseball America. Retrieved 2009-02-24.
  5. ^ Dickson, P. (2009). The Dickson Baseball Dictionary (Third ed.). W.W. Norton & Co. p. 362. ISBN 978-0-393-06681-4.
  6. ^ Crowley, Kerry (November 7, 2018). "Farhan Zaidi charts bold new course for Giants: 'Everything has got to be on the table'". Mercury News. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  7. ^ "Giants All-Time Owners". San Francisco Giants. Retrieved 2016-02-05.
  8. ^ "New GM added to Giants' offseason to-do list after Harris' exit". MLB.com. Retrieved 2022-09-21.
  9. ^ Welingkar, Natasha (2022-10-13). "SF Giants hire Astros executive Pete Putila as their next general manager". Sports Illustrated's FanNation.
  10. ^ "The Day - Google News Archive Search". news.google.com. Retrieved 2016-03-11.
  11. ^ Waldstein, David (2010-11-03). "Mike Murphy, Giants' Equipment Manager, Now Has Title to Tend To". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2016-03-11.
  12. ^ "'Jack' Schwarz -- signed McCovey for Giants". SFGate. Retrieved 2016-03-11.