Found May 30, 2012 on Two Guys, a Glove and a Coke Bottle:
The Giants offense was a lumbering, sputtering, defeated group of gents today. For seven innings anyway. But when it counted, the heart of the order stepped up their game and gave us all kinds of seeing-eyeness and no-swing-itis, and it pretty much worked out. Scoring three runs behind a grit-tastic no-decision from Ryan Vogelsong is probably frustrating for Ryan, but we’ll take it. How gritty was Vogey’s performance? Here are his results facings guys with runners on base: -Pop-up -Soft grounder (pokes through for a run) -Pop-up -Soft grounder -Soft grounder -Fielder’s choice Grit. ** Kicking off the obligatory Melky Cabrera section with a depressing/enthralling/cantankerous(?) stat: Cabrera-Posey-Pagan today: 7-11 Everyone else: 0-18 The walks from the rest of the lineup were just swell, but the production is coming from the heart of the order. Spotlight: the man with 50 hits in May. I would prefer 50 hits in September, nay, October, but May is how you get there. This season hasn’...
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