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NL West Standings

Team W-L L10 STRK
45-26 7-3 W1
45-30 4-6 L2
39-33 4-6 L1
33-41 4-6 W1
31-42 4-6 L2

Top Buster Posey News

  • Giants' Buster Posey: Announcing retirement Thursday

    Posey plans to announce his retirement from professional baseball Thursday, Andrew Baggarly of The Athletic reports.

    The 34-year-old has a $22 million club option for 2022 -- which is the last year of his contract -- and the news certainly comes as a surprise after he posted one of the best offensive seasons of his 12-year career in 2021. Posey looked revitalized this season after sitting out the shortened campaign last year, and he hit .304/.390/.499 with 18 homers, 23 doubles, 56 RBI and 68 runs in 113 games. Curt Casali is the only other catcher on the Giants' big-league roster, and the retirement should open the path for prospect Joey Bart to compete for the starting job in spring training.

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  • Giants' Buster Posey: Smacks Game 1 homer

    Posey went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer and a strikeout in Friday's 4-0 win over the Dodgers in Game 1 of the NLDS.

    Posey hadn't homered since Sept. 14, but he blasted a deep shot to right field in the first inning of Friday's NLDS matchup. Across his last seven appearances, the 34-year-old backstop has gone 8-for-22 with a home run, two doubles, eight RBI, three runs and four walks.

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  • Giants' Buster Posey: Drives in three runs

    Posey went 2-for-4 with three RBI and a walk in Sunday's 11-4 win over the Padres.

    Posey got the Giants on the board with a two-run single in the third inning and later knocked another RBI base hit in the fourth. Since the start of September, he's gone 27-for-89 (.303) with 15 RBI and 11 extra-base hits. He turned in a .304/.390/.499 slash line through 454 plate appearances this season.

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  • Giants' Buster Posey: Resting Saturday

    Posey will sit Saturday against the Padres, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.

    Posey gets a rest after starting four straight games behind the plate. Curt Casali will catch Kevin Gausman in the penultimate game of the regular season.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-1, 207 lbs
Birthplace: Leesburg, GA
Age: 35
School: Florida State
Experience: 10
Bats/Throws: R, R