With the 49ers all over the news in the Bay Area (which, I have no problem with); it’s hard for some of us to get our baseball fix. We’re still finding ways to dig up San Francisco Giants news for you die-hard fans like me!
John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle points out that Pablo Sandoval was named the MVP of the Venezuelan championship series.
I’m sure that MVP trophy will look nice to his 2012 World Series MVP trophy! Sandoval is a gamer, but I just hope he’s also working on getting himself physically ready for this upcoming season with the Giants.
Someone Wants a Job
In the same article, Shea says infielder Kensuke Tanaka gave his first public comments since signing a minor league deal with the Giants. Signing has been Tanaka’s dream for a long time, and his goal is to make the roster. He eventually wants to be an everyday player.
Hearing what Tanaka had to say is music to my ears. He’s coming in with goals and is motivated. He’s not just satisfied with inking the deal. He ...