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Hector Sanchez, C, San Francisco Giants – Coming into 2011 Hector Sanchez was a bit of an afterthought in the catcher pecking order in the Giants system with Buster Posey firmly entrenched in San Fran and Tommy Joseph being the new kid on the block (even though he was coming off a poor first season). [...]
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BCB’s offseason shopping list.
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Former St. John’s shortstop and San Francisco Giants prospect Joe Panik joined Brandon Crawford, and Gary Brown as the Scottsdale Scorpions opened play today in the Arizona Fall League (they lost to the Surprise Saguaros, 10-1). Washington Nationals prospect Bryce Harper is also playing with the Scorpions, which represents the Giants, Nats, Angels, Phillies and Red Sox.
San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum is being sued by a former landlord for causing damage to a rental property.
The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in San Francisco Superior Court, alleges that Lincecum stole and destroyed $200,000 worth of items at a furnished San Francisco apartment after illegally returning to the unit after his lease expired.
The landlord, Mindy Freile, is seeking...
Taco Bell has decided to follow up last year’s 2010 MLB postseason Mariano Rivera “closer” spots with San Francisco Giants reliever and self-proclaimed funniest man to ever live Brian Wilson. The results are about what you’d expect. Personal opinion of Wilson’s humor aside, you’d think they’d want someone who was actually in the playoffs for these commercials, wouldn’t...
The Giants don't seem like "big spenders," per se. This is really more because they have homegrown pitching and don't have any offense than it is because they don't spend.
Just ask Aaron Rowand, Barry Zito and Aubrey Huff, all of whom are paid exorbitant amounts of money for little production. Last year, in fact, payroll jumped 25 percent -- but according to...
The 2011 offseason figures to be an interesting one for the Giants.
With changes in management and a disappointing follow-up to the 2010 World Series win, San Francisco baseball fans will eagerly anticipate some offensive additions.
So it's good news, I think, that Giants CEO Larry Baer sent a letter to season-ticket holders emphasizing the team's plans to compete next year...
A lawsuit filed Wednesday in San Francisco Superior Court alleges that Giants star pitcher Tim Lincecum trashed his old apartment. (Before we continue: alleges is, as always, a critical word here.)
Mindy Freile, the landlord at 141 Hampshire Street, filed a lawsuit against Lincecum, alleging that he stole and destroyed $200,000 worth of household items from his old apartment in San...
In an effort to gather more information about the March 31 assault on a San Francisco Giants fan at Dodger Stadium, county officials renewed a $25,000 reward Tuesday.
The Bryan Stow Case: Timeline, Court Documents
The reward, set to expire Oct. 17, was extended to at least Jan. 15. The reward is for information leading to a conviction in the case of Bryan Stow, a 42-year-old Bay...
This doesn't sound like the fun-loving Tim Lincecum we've all come to know and love.
According to the San Jose Mercury News, the San Francisco Giants star pitcher is being sued by a landlord in the city's Mission neighborhood after allegedly leaving the place less than clean.
From the Mercury News:
In a lawsuit filed Wednesday in San Francisco Superior Court, landlord...
San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson was previously only a small part of the NBA 2K12 advertisement that features a variety of people—including Michael Jordan, Mark Cuban and Drake, among others—arguing who the best NBA team of all-time is. But now Wilson gets his own spot, in which he describes in detail why the 1986 Boston Celtics are undoubtedly history’s greatest...
The following results are from a recent Ring Wars Carolina live event. The event took place at the Hoffman Day Festival at the Hoffman Recreation Center on October 1st, 2011 in Hoffman, North Carolina.
Iron Mike defeated Ostguard.
Shooting Star defeated Diego Vasquez.
Tag Team Match
Iron Mike and Shooting Star defeated Ostguard and Diego Vasquez.