Scott Harris was introduced as Giants GM, and conflicting reports emerged about whether Joe Espada or Gabe Kapler is the favorite to be the team’s next manager.
According to a source, the Giants are “focused on” Joe Espada becoming their next manager.
The managerial search is reportedly down to three candidates, and we’re finally hearing some updates about the Giants’ GM search.
The qualifying offer deadline looms, and the Giants have at least one interesting decision to make. Meanwhile, Tony Watson exercised his 2020 option and there were new twists in the Giants’ managerial search.
Joe Espada, Pedro Grifol, and Gabe Kapler are reportedly the finalists to become the next Giants manager.
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The Giants’ manager search has reportedly entered round two, with Joe Espada and Gabe Kalper still in the running and Ron Wotus being informed that he no longer under consideration.
Bruce Bochy made it clear that he intends to manage again, but it’s important to understand that he was not forced out and it was time to move on.
Joe Espada is flying to San Francisco for an in-person interview, and hirings around the league mean the Giants will have their choice when selecting a new manager.