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MLB The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time  

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Just who is the best San Francisco Giants manager of all time? This list answers that question, ranking every San Francisco Giants manager from best to worst according to the votes of knowledgeable baseball fans like you. Consider regular season stats, as well as postseason performance and World Series wins, then vote up the top Giants managers going all the way back to the team's time as the New York Gothams.

John McGraw managed the Giants for more than 30 years, starting in 1902. McGraw's Giants won nine World Series championships. Bruce Bochy has returned the franchise to glory as the Giants' manager. Bochy took over managerial duties in 2006 and has since won three World Series titles, putting him high on the list of the greatest managers in MLB history.

Enough history, it's time for you to vote up the winningest San Francisco Giants managers and downvote any Giants coaches who held the team back. With your votes, this list will determine the best San Francisco Giants manager ever to spit in the dugout by the Bay.

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Bruce Bochy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Bruce Bochy age 63

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Dusty Baker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dusty Baker age 69

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John McGraw is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
John McGraw Died at 61 (1873-1934)

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Leo Durocher is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Leo Durocher Died at 86 (1905-1991)

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Frank Robinson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time

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Alvin Dark is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Alvin Dark age 96

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Bill Terry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Bill Terry Died at 91 (1898-1989)

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Mel Ott is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Mel Ott Died at 49 (1909-1958)

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Cap Anson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Cap Anson Died at 70 (1852-1922)

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Jack Doyle Died at 89 (1869-1958)

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Heinie Smith is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Heinie Smith Died at 68 (1871-1939)

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Felipe Alou is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Felipe Alou age 83

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Joe Altobelli is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Joe Altobelli age 86

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John Montgomery Ward is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
John Montgomery Ward Died at 65 (1860-1925)

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Jim Davenport is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Jim Davenport age 85

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George Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
George Davis Died at 70 (1870-1940)

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John B. Day is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
John B. Day

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Roger Craig is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time

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Charlie Fox is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Charlie Fox Died at 83 (1921-2004)

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Jim Mutrie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Jim Mutrie Died at 87 (1851-1938)

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Buck Ewing is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Buck Ewing Died at 47 (1859-1906)

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Fred Hoey is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Fred Hoey Died at 68 (1865-1933)

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Harvey Watkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Harvey Watkins Died at 80 (1869-1949)

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John Clapp is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
John Clapp Died at 53 (1851-1904)

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Arthur Irwin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Arthur Irwin Died at 63 (1858-1921)

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Patrick T. Powers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Patrick T. Powers Died at 65 (1860-1925)

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Wes Westrum is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Wes Westrum Died at 80 (1922-2002)

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Jim Price is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Jim Price age 77

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Bill Rigney is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Bill Rigney Died at 83 (1918-2001)

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Herman Franks is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Herman Franks Died at 95 (1914-2009)

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Clyde King is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Clyde King Died at 86 (1924-2010)

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Tom Sheehan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Tom Sheehan Died at 88 (1894-1982)

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Bill Joyce is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Bill Joyce Died at 76 (1865-1941)

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Horace Fogel is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Horace Fogel

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Danny Ozark is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Danny Ozark Died at 86 (1923-2009)

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Dave Bristol is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dave Bristol age 85