Pleased Friday, San Francisco Giants was meant to be a wedding day on the field for the Giants. They were slated to play the Colorado Rockies as they kicked off a 10-game roadway trip that effectively might figure out the destiny of their , the stories surrounding the group involved everything yet nine innings of Giants day began with the Boston Red Sox firing chief baseball officer Chaim Blossom. It finished with the Giants video game obtaining rained out yet losses by all 3 of their Wild Card challengers who operated relocated the Giants back right into playoff placement. In in between, numerous parallels were drawn in between Bloom and the team's president of baseball procedures, Farhan Zaidi. Both executives are commonly appreciated amongst baseball, with periods that have had a fair amount of frustration in very comparable ways. The largest difference in between the two is that Blossom was employed a year after Zaidi, which led several to question whether the Giants might part methods with their leading decision-maker, since the Red Sox had actually displayed an also much shorter, Bryan even created an article about it. That, combined with some current rumblings that the company wasn't stoked concerning manager Gabe Kapler's work this year, unexpectedly made points fairly fascinating. However it had not been clear if the grey things in the air was smoke or simply out the latter. With an intense sense of the minute, Giants owner Greg Johnson quickly snuffed out any kind of concept that the team may be relocating a various direction. Johnson told the San Francisco Chronicle that the team's 2024 opt-out condition for Zaidi "expired months back, " and stated that the company stands "completely behind him, " which Zaidi and Kapler will "both be below next year." No matter just how well or improperly you believe Zaidi has done, keeping him for a minimum of an additional year is instead obviously the appropriate action. The company entrusted him with the really difficult objective of completing while rebuilding, and it's just been this year that we have actually started to see the fruit of the latter objective. Firing him right prior to the initial complete season of Kyle Harrison, Marco Luciano, Patrick Bailey, Casey Schmitt, Luis Matos, Keaton Winn, and many others would be the matching of pinch-hitting for a batter in a 2-2 count. If next year does not work out, you can anticipate Zaidi and Kapler to discover themselves on fairly warm seats. Yet till after that, the decision-makers behind the very best normal period in franchise business background will get a year to confirm that they're working with something unique. What time do the Giants play today?The Giants start their series with the Rockies a day late, with a 5:40 p.m.