So, a 3:35 PM start, huh? Well, that was fun… can’t wait for round two tomorrow! There’s nothing quite like the extra-special way the Giants have lost to the Padres the past two seasons. Nothing quite like it. I was just sure they were going to right the ship and sweep the Padres out of their own yard, and during… Read more →
I hope you’ve got your duct tape, ball of twine, and pliers out, because it’s time to fix the Giants’ outfield defense. I think fellow blogger Rory Paap summed up it nicely in his weekend recap post: It’s too early to be too concerned about this. It really is. For one, Huff didn’t get nearly enough reps in the outfield… Read more →
The Giants gave the Dodgers a drubbing on Saturday afternoon, beating them 10-0 behind a what-we’ve-come-to-expect start from Matt Cain. It was a six-inning, four-leaf-clover charmed effort with only three strikeouts. Three strikeouts! What a fraud. Fortunately, his luck will run out in another 1,000 innings or so. Other than that, they looked (and smelled) like hot garbage on Thursday,… Read more →
via Extra Baggs Seriously, though, Huff. Don’t hurt yourself out there.
So David Pinto wrote an interesting article suggesting that Pat Burrell has a hard time hitting hard fastballs. Almost as if he read the very same article and sought to prove it wrong, Burrell crushed a 97 MPH Jonthan Broxton fastball last night. I’m certainly not saying that one at-bat proves Pinto wrong (that would be pretty stupid), but it… Read more →