Originally posted on The Giants Cove  |  Last updated 8/29/13
There's an expectation that MLB World Series winning teams should continue to be good and make the play-offs the following season. When they don't, when a championship team ends up underneath the Porto-Potty, there has to be some fallout. Which means that what was once cute, funny, or endearing now tastes like 30 day old fish covered in sour milk. Or worse. And this applies to the 2013 San Francisco Giants the way "loser" applies to "Vegas".So here are two catch phrases often used by M Manager Bruce Bochy, the Giants front office, Giant players, and the Bay Area sports media often use phrases that are no longer "hip", "cute", or "relevant" when it comes to the San Francisco Giants. Specifically, the following two tired catch phrases have gone stale in ways that science is only now beginning to understand and control. Tired Catch Phrase #1: "Keep the line moving... ." What this stale phrase really means: "We don't have any power so the only way we can score enough run...
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