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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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1
29 5
Bruce Bochy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
age 64

2
19 5
John McGraw is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 61 (1873-1934)

3
17 4
Dusty Baker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
age 70

4
14 2
Leo Durocher is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 86 (1905-1991)

5
10 2
Frank Robinson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time

6
10 3
Alvin Dark is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
age 97

7
8 3
Bill Terry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 91 (1898-1989)

8
5 1
Mel Ott is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 49 (1909-1958)

9
4 1
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Dec. at 89 (1869-1958)

10
6 4
Felipe Alou is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
age 84

11
4 2
Cap Anson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 70 (1852-1922)

12
2 0
Heinie Smith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 68 (1871-1939)

13
2 0
Roger Craig is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time

14
3 2
Jim Davenport is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
age 86

15
2 1
George Davis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 70 (1870-1940)

16
2 1
John B. Day is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
John B. Day

17
4 4
Joe Altobelli is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
age 87

18
3 3
John Montgomery Ward is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 65 (1860-1925)

19
3 3
Jim Mutrie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Jim Mutrie Dec. at 87 (1851-1938)

20
2 2
Buck Ewing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 47 (1859-1906)

21
1 1
Fred Hoey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Fred Hoey Dec. at 68 (1865-1933)

22
6 7
Charlie Fox is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 83 (1921-2004)

23
3 4
Harvey Watkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Harvey Watkins Dec. at 80 (1869-1949)

24
3 4
Bill Rigney is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
Dec. at 83 (1918-2001)

25
2 3
John Clapp is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best San Francisco Giants Managers of All Time
John Clapp Dec. at 53 (1851-1904)