Category Archives: San Francisco Giants

Pitching Must Improve For Giants to Repeat

In the last two wins against the Atlanta Braves, the Giants scored a combined 18 runs. But we should be focusing more on the fact that the Giants allowed a combined three runs in those victories. Pitching is the key … Continue reading

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'Collateral' Damage

Gigantes 1, Mets 0: I’m not gonna lie, I didn’t watch every play of the Gigantes game on Friday. “Collateral,” a solid movie that doesn’t get the respect it deserves, was on TNT and I flipped back and forth between … Continue reading

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What you talkin' bout? Willis?

Los Gigantes gave 20-game-winner-turned-flop Dontrelle Willis a chance Thursday, signing him to a minor league deal. Although Willis is clearly not the same since he won 22 games in 2005 with Florida, the move doesn’t hurt the Gmen, as Los … Continue reading

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NL wins All Star Game for first time since '96

NL 3, AL 1: Well, it took 14 straight tries, but the National League finally beat the American League in the All Star Game Tuesday. The star of the game was Bravos catcher Brian McCann, who came through with a … Continue reading

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The "Player to be Named Later" in the Bengie Molina trade

Turns out the infamous “player to be named later” in the trade that sent ol’ Bengie to the Rangers might be a good one indeed. Goes by the name of Michael Main, a Class A (A+?) pitcher that has been … Continue reading

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Huff huffs n' puffs, Big Daddy Cain dynomite

Bay Bridge Series, Part II: Gigantes 6, Atleticos 2: After a couple swings of the bat, Aubrey “Huffs N’ Puffs” Huff bowed to the crowd, as they serenaded him with confetti from the rafters. Ray Ratto of the SF Chronicle crowned … Continue reading

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Gigantes take an Elephant Gun to the A's

Bay Bridge Series, Part II: Gigantes 6, Atleticos 2: Ok, a little harsh on the title, but I’ve been waiting for a time to finagle Beirut’s iconic music video into a post for a while. Given the A’s have an elephant as a mascot, … Continue reading

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