Tag Archives: mlb

Thunk! Krrreeeeee! Krsssshh. Thunk-Thunk!

(this thing on? … sybillance. sybillance.) Hey everybody, it’s Karthik. (pronounced ‘Car-thick’). You can see me at the 10:05 mark of this video just before Hunter Pence: and here in 2020, I’ve decided to fire up the ol’ Giants Baseball … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Final GBC Reader – Thanks for Following

No more Giants Baseball Corner. I lost the pwd to the twitter account @giantsbaseballc and I haven’t written here or there in months. The Giants are having an historically terrible year. So it seems a good time to end this … Continue reading

Posted in Final Post | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GBC Reader Vol. 2, Issue 3: Thankful to Turn the Calendar Page

The first month of the season was turbulent, chaotic and unpredictable. MadBum ripped two home runs on Opening Day, the only pitcher in history to achieve such a feat, and we lost. We scored a bunch of runs in the … Continue reading

Posted in GBC Readers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GBC Reader Vol. 2, Issue 2: 2017 Giants, a Work in Progress

Well the first fourteen games (four series) of the season are behind us and a couple of things are already clear. The NL West is going to be a dogfight. The Rockies, Dodgers and D-backs all expect to be in … Continue reading

Posted in GBC Readers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GBC Reader Volume 2, Issue 1: Torture While All Hail Madison Bumgarner

Opening day in Phoenix was a massive, thick-beamed wood rollercoaster ride built by Madison Bumgarner that went off the rails in such a familiar manner it felt sickening – or for the less dramatic and more experienced fans, like typical … Continue reading

Posted in GBC Readers, Opening Day, pitchers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Beat LA and Seize The Division

The second half has been very much like a root canal but at last, the playoffs are around the corner and the Giants have just a little more work to do to ensure we’re once again in the postseason in … Continue reading

Posted in PreGame GBCs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Giants Biggest Home Stand of the Year

And so it comes to this. The best first half in the majors and the second-worst second half in the majors sums to the most important home stand of the year with twenty games to play. Seven games: three against … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

We Believe In Our Champions Blood

We have endured the East Coast and LA bias from national networks for so long they’re irrelevant to us. In fact sometimes it feels better to ride the role of underdog, knowing we have the most experienced, smartest and most … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The GBC Reader, Issue Twelve, As In a Dozen – with Four Dozen Games Left to Play, BCraw’s 7 Hit Game

With 48 games left to play, the San Francisco Giants hold a one game lead over the nemesis in the NL West and have returned home to the confines of AT&T neeĀ“ Pac-Bell Park for a much needed ten game … Continue reading

Posted in GBC Readers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The GBC Reader, Issue Eleven: Post-Trade Deadline Talk, Saying Hello to Will Smith and Bye to Duffman

Welcome gentle reader to The Giants Baseball Corner Reader, Issue 11, a compendium of links to stories and stuff about the Giants since the last GBC Reader. BTW, You can always read all the Readers as a summation of the … Continue reading

Posted in GBC Readers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment