Originally posted on The Giants Cove  |  Last updated 4/24/12
Look What’s HappenedThe San Francisco Giants have won five of their first six series to start the 2012 season, culminating in physically muscling 3 out of 4 games against the New York Mets in delightful Citi Field this past weekend.Three developments early on in the current campaign bode extremely well for San Francisco, and not so good for the rest of the National League.1. This team has consistently hit and scored runs from jump. The Giants even scored 14 runs in their three straight losses to the Arizona Diamondbacks at the start of the 2012 season. It was clear even in the middle of that mess that something was different this year.They are plating an average of 4.44 runs per game and are currently 15th of 30 MLB team in run scoring with 71. The uptick in runs scored has already provided huge support to the starting pitchers, who quietly grinded their teeth the past three years while going through endless 1-0, 3-2, and 4-3 losses. 2. After a shaky start the starting pitching ha...
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