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The 1962 World Series Between The Yanks and Our SF Giants

We’re playing in New York City against the Yankees this week, and immediately my thoughts turn to Willie McCovey whose line drive that could have won the first World Series in San Francisco was caught by Bobby Richardson in Game … Continue reading

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I Concede. I’d Rather You Awesome Guys Just Go Out and Enjoy Some Games

Go out and have fun. It’s a shame the season turned out like it did, but not really. After a weird-bad opening we OWNED May, June swooned, badassed July, and had the bottom fall out in August – injuries. But … Continue reading

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No One Has Yet Won Back-To-Back World Series in The 21st Century

… and with our current seven-game slide, looks like there won’t be one now. I am quite proud of our biennial success. 2010, ’12 and ’14 represent, at least in the absence of back-to-back championships, a kind of a dynasty. … Continue reading

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Believe We Can Win Back-To-Back World Series with Champs Blood

Sigh. At this moment we’ve lost three of four games in Chicago and are down 2-0 in the last. Last night, Brian Murphy, typically, doomsaid in the towel; but our pitching is a hot mess from starters to the ‘pen … Continue reading

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Incredible Season, Relentless Team, Hall of Fame Manager

Bruce Bochy, I’d like to shake your hand. I want to thank you, congratulate you and apologize for doubting you from time to time. What you have done with a number of different players over the last five years is … Continue reading

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Your World Series Champion San Francisco Giants

Your World Series Champion SF Giants Thank you Brandon Belt @bbelt9 Thank you @hunterpence Thank you @BusterPosey Thank you #MadBum Thank you @KFP48 Thank you @bcraw35 Thank you @gregorblanco7 Thank you @JakePeavy_44 Thank you @kimberlybhudson and family of Huddy Thank … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Jake Peavy Before Game Six of the 2014 World Series

Jake Peavy joined the Giants and went 6-4 with a 2.17 ERA in 12 starts. He only gave up three home runs. He threw 58 strikeouts and 17 walks, for a 3.41 strikeout-to-walks ratio. He gave up 65 hits and … Continue reading

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