Found February 07, 2012 on
Injured Giants star eager for spring So many questions await Buster Posey this spring. They hover in the air like a series of foul pops, subject to the whims of wind and spin.
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Key Stats: Let's get down to the brass tacks here. Posey is the Giants offense. He hit over .320 in four of his stops in the minors, with ISO's all around .200, except for a 7 game appearance in rookie ball when it was .308. He was called up with all the hype in the world and played a major part in the Giants 2010 World Series run teeing off 18 times in 108 games. A broken...
Zoinks! There’s news out of the <a title="Huff Post: "Matt Cain San Francisco Home For Sale: Giants Pitcher Lists Home At Loss"" href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/06/matt-cain-san-francisco-home_n_1258281.html?ref=san-francisco" target="_blank">Huffington Post this morning that San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain—who...
Hello again, there is not much going on for the Giants this off-season, so I thought it would be a perfect opportunity to start the 2012 position projections. Spring training is right around the corner and Fan Fest has come and gone. Starting with first base, these 2012 projections:
Huff, 35, is coming off a pretty lousy season with the Giants. After a terrific 2010...
Catcher Buster Posey of the San Francisco Giants is eager to hit the comeback trail after suffering gruesome injuries in a May 25 collision at home plate that ended his 2011 season.
Madison Bumgarner took a huge step forward in his second season as a pro and shot up the charts as a result. While his ERA rose from 3.00 to 3.21, he decreased his FIP (3.66 to 2.67), WHIP (1.31 to 1.21) and walks (2.11 BB/9 to 2.02 BB/9) while increasing his strikeouts (6.97 K/9 to 8.40 K/9). A lot of people will remember his historic performance on June 21 when he allowed 10 hits...
Bill Hall was so excited to sign a minor-league deal with the Yankees on Tuesday that he broke the news himself on his Twitter account, writing, “It’s official, I’m a Yankee!”
The Giants likely completed their pre-Spring Training procedural moves Wednesday by adding right-hander Guillermo Mota and infielder Ryan Theriot to the 40-man roster while designating outfielder Justin Christian for assignment.
So where have we heard this before?
"I’m very, very confident that this is the team to beat." -Angel Pagan on the Giants
That's it Angel, reach for the stars. You're better at that than you were at reaching for fly balls. And congratulations ... for you're now the Jimmy Rollins of the National League West. Prepare to be hated by your new friends in L.A...