Found July 23, 2012 on
San Francisco Giants
A grand-slam home run by Brandon Crawford in the sixth inning help put the Phils away as they lose to the Giants, 7-2.
The Phils took the lead in the fourth as, with runners on the corners, and with noone out, Shane Victornio, who had started the inning off with a single, then went to third base on Chase Utley’s single, would score on Tim Lincecum’s balk, giving the Phils a 1-0 lead, while sending Utley, who had just singled, up to second base. The Giants tied the game up at one-all in the fifth as, with a runner on second, and with two men out, Eli Whiteside hits an RBI double, knocking in Nate Schierholtz, who had earlier singled, then move up to second base on Brandon Crawford’s soft ground out to the second baseman, 4-3. The Giants took the lead in the sixth as, with the bases loaded, via singles by Ryan Theroit and Melky Cabrera, sending Theriot up to second base, and a walk to Buster Posey, moving up both runners, and with nobody out, Pablo Sandoval hits a sacrifice fly, scori...
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Still not the strangest thing Brian Wilson has ever done.
This is a spoof of the Funny or Die bit, Between Two Ferns, only this one’s called Uncaged with Sasquatch!, with the mythical beast serving as host. This time around he interviews Giants closer Brian Wilson, except that the segment doesn’t go as planned because Wilson keeps receiving personal phone calls via telephones...
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Angel Pagan – Play of the year nominee?(Photo courtesy of ESPN)
As the San Francisco Giants hosted the San Diego Padres Tuesday night, Angel Pagan made a tremendous diving catch, which turned into a phenomenal double play. In the top of the eighth inning of a 2-2 ballgame, San Diego’s Carlos Quinten came to the plate with Chase Headley on first base and one out. Quinten sent...
Despite being Giants fans, I have to give credit where it’s due, as the people down the left field line collectively caught Melky Cabrera as he dove into the stands to make a catch
Episode 85: Bleacher Bums is out!
In the eighty-fifth episode, Thomas and Danny talk briefly with San Jose Mercury News beat reporter Alex Pavlovic about Brandon Belt’s struggles, Tim Lincecum’s resurgence, and potential Giants deals at the trade deadline.
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The Phils win in extra-innings to avoid being swept as they defeat the Giants in twelve innings, 4-3.
The Giants took the lead in the first as Nate Schierholtz started the game off with a lead-off home run, his fourth home run of the season, giving the Giants a 1-0 lead. The Phils tied the game up at one-all in their half of the first as, with a man on first, and with one man out...
1. Brandon Belt
Brandon Belt burst onto the scene in 2010 and was, in Kevin Goldstein's words, "the biggest breakout in the minor leagues in 2010."It’s hard to argue with that assessment. Belt was the Giants’ fifth-round selection in the 2009 amateur draft, and all he did in his professional debut was zoom from High-A to Triple-A, hitting a cumulative...
Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi of FoxSports.com say the San Francisco Giants had a scout in attendance for the Rays right-hander James Shields start against the Mariners. Shields is currently 8-6 with a 4.39 ERA. His contract with the Rays still has club options for 2013 ($9 million), and 2014 ($12 million). Which means he doesn’t have to be a rental player.Danny Knobler of...
Tonight’s game was vintage NL West. The Giants got up big in the first inning, and then fizzled. The Padres fought back in the second, and then fizzled. Madison Bumgarner, who looked shaky early, settled down and allowed just 3 hits, a walk and a hit-by-pitch – and 7 strikeouts – after the second inning. Edinson Volquez, part of the Mat Latos trade, looked shaky early but allowed...
The Giants tagged Clayton Richard for four runs in the first inning of tonight’s game and it was cruise control the rest of the way, as Ryan Vogelsong held the Padres to one run over seven innings, and Buster Posey added a three-run blast in the fifth inning for good measure. Pretty much everything went right — or at least, everything that needed to go right. The Giants’ 2...
Among the first sparks of trade deadline fever breaking out today with the Ichiro trade to New York and the Miami Marlins trading away infielder Omar Infante and starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez to the Detroit Tigers, the Giants seem to be searching for some help in the bullpen.
Ken Rosenthal and Jon Morosi of FOX sports reported yesterday they have a major league source saying the...
On Don Drysdale's birthday we find a clip by youtube user maxcareyhof.
This clip is a commercial for Vitalis. This ad originally aired in 1968 and stars the Hall of Famer. This commercial also features San Francisco Giants manager Herman Franks.
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