Former Giants coach Flannery blasts Padres fans in Twitter post

02/10/2016 10:38 PM PST
Tim Flannery, who was a popular player, broadcaster and coach for the Padres before joining the Giants, vents against San Diego fans who have badgered him and called him a traitor. 
02/10/2016 10:17 PM PST - For the second time in three years, the Giants and Brandon Belt came within minutes of an arbitration hearing before agreeing to terms on a one-year contract. Belt will receive a $6.2 million salary, which is $200,000 less than the midpoint of the figures that he and the club exchanged last month.  

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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade

The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7