San Francisco Giants Logo – The San Francisco Giants and San Francisco Giants are a team of baseball based in San Francisco (California), which currently plays in the Western Division of Major League Baseball (MLB). As one of the oldest teams in baseball, the Giants have won more games than any other team in baseball history.
The Giants played in New York until the season of 1957, after which he moved west, to California to become the San Francisco Giants. Under the name New York Giants, won 17 National League and 5 World Series since the days of John McGraw and Christy Mathewson to that of Bobby Thomson and Willie Mays. The Giants had not won a World Series between the years 1954 and 2009, becoming the third major title drought in MLB, after Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians (who, ironically, were defeated by the Giants in 1954).
The Giants have won 3 National League in San Francisco. The 7th match of the World Series of 1962 ended in a dramatic way in the last moments, when he was arrested a shock winner of Willie McCovey. More recently, a Giants team led by Barry Bonds lost a World Series against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in 2002. The San Francisco Giants are the defending champions of Major League after winning the 2010 World Series against the Texas Rangers in 5 games and crowned for the first time after moving to San Francisco in 1958.