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Photo Courtesy of Jesse Montellano In recent years when a person mentioned the San Francisco Giants they were usually talking about their fearsome young starting pitching and how they were the main reason why the Giants won two World Series titles in three years. Well that has changed and the Giants’ starting pitching staff has become a rather large question mark. In 2014 the Giants’ starting pitching rotation will be made up of Madison Bumgarner, Matt Cain, Tim Lincecum, Tim Hudson and Ryan Vogelsong. Although it is very tough to grade the starting pitching because of what happened in 2013, I would have to give them a C+. Here’s why: Bumgarner: At age 24 he’s the Giants’ staff ace. He is the quiet 6’5″ southern southpaw we have all come to know and love and he has absolutely dominated the major leagues in his short career. Bumgarner has posted a 3.11 ERA and averaged 204 innings per season since 2011, his first full season. He has compiled a 12.8 fWAR and ha...
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