Willie McCovey: How we mourned S.F. Giants legend on social media

first_imgAround the Bay Area and beyond, social media users paused to pay their respects to San Francisco Giants legend and major-league baseball Hall of Famer Willie McCovey, who died Wednesday at age 80.In a tweet from the Giants’ Twitter account, the team shared the sad news and put out the #Forever44 hashtag. Franchise fans from the famous to the not-so-famous followed along with more than a few memories of the man known as “Stretch.”It is with great sadness that we announce that San Francisco …last_img

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