Vice President of Baseball Operations
Yeshayah Goldfarb enters his 18th season with the Giants. During his tenure he has become an integral part of a baseball operations team and decision making process that has led to six playoff seasons, four World Series appearances, and three World Series championships. Goldfarb's daily focus is on Major League and minor league roster construction, looking for strategic opportunities to add talent to the Giants 25 man roster, 40 man roster and player development system while ensuring Giants players are being supported and put in positions to be successful. He also oversees the research and development team, working to create competitive advantages for the Giants by integrating new technologies and data into daily routines and the decision making process. Finally, Goldfarb helps direct long term vision, organizational structure and improvement initiatives within baseball operations.
Goldfarb graduated Cum Laude from the University of California, San Diego. A former pitcher and team captain, he played four seasons with the Tritons and was elected most inspirational Player by his teammates and also presented with the John Roth Memorial Award (Charlie Hustle) by the coaching staff in 2000. The Berkeley, CA native began his career with the Giants as a scouting intern and video assistant in 2001 and was hired full time after the season as Assistant, Baseball Operations. Entering the 2016 season Goldfarb was promoted from Senior Director, Minor League Operations and Quantitative Analysis to Vice President of Baseball Operations. Goldfarb and his wife, Miranda, have a daughter, Eliana, and a son, Ezra, and reside in Oakland, CA.