Category Archives: Giants

Why Panda Won’t Work

Oh, I love the smell of a good burn out. And Pablo Sandoval is burnt so bad. $95 million in small bills burning over the city of Boston and San Franciscans laughing all day. Until they remember we traded Matt … Continue reading

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Giants 2017 Trade Deadline Outlook

How do you even begin to fix a problem like the 2017 San Francisco Giants? Some of the best players in the game, and very well paid at that, are falling far short of expectations. It’s not an even year, … Continue reading

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Strickland Out On Diaper Duty

Just call me the voice of the San Francisco pitchers. Just days after the 2017 season started, Hunter Strickland has been placed on paternity leave by the Giants. His wife Shelley is expecting their first child, a girl. The Strickland family … Continue reading

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Pitchers Set for Opening Day

Well, I’d like to start off with “I wasn’t too far off”. In a previous post, I tagged the pitchers I thought would make the Opening Day active roster, and I didn’t miss much. Josh Osich didn’t make it on, but … Continue reading

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TJ Surgery Benches Smith

Giants pitcher Will Smith has been benched for the 2017 season due to his Tommy John surgery. The news arrived Friday, and Smith’s surgery is scheduled for this week. In a note to fans, Smith expressed his disappointment in the requirement for … Continue reading

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Cain May Not Be Giants’ 5th Starter

Coming into Spring Training, there was the illusion of a battle for the fifth starting spot in the Giants’ rotation. While names like Ty Blach and Tyler Beede were technically competing for that last rotation position, the favorite was clearly … Continue reading

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A Pair of Pitchers Added to Team USA Roster

Giants pitchers Mark Melancon and Jeff Samardzija have been added as alternates to the Team USA roster for this year’s World Baseball Classic. If they are needed, they will join teammates Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford. As alternates, neither pitcher is expected … Continue reading

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