Steak cake? SF Giants players surprise manager with rare birthday dessert

ByChris Alvarez and Julianne Herrera via KGO logo
Sunday, August 1, 2021
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It was Giants' manager Gabe Kapler's birthday, and the team found their way to his heart, and stomach, with what they're calling, a "steak cake."

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Saturday was San Francisco Giants manager Gabe Kapler's birthday.

After their game, the players had a special surprise waiting for him - a "rare" dessert if you will?

It was a cake, shaped and frosted to look like a steak, complete with a side of baked potato.

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Kapler, a known health fanatic, was impressed with the creativity.

He posted a picture to his Instagram and wrote, "This crew knows me so well."

At first, Kapler admits, he had to do a double take because it looked like so much like an actual, giant cut of meat.

The players clearly had fun cooking up this surprise. Here's what a few of them had to say about the beloved "steak cake:"

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