Originally written February 20, 2012 on San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants...:
Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports, Ryan Vogelsong strained his back while lifting weights (squats). Vogelsong is expected to be sidelined for up to two weeks. It’s not time to worry, as the San Francisco Giants still have over a month to get Vogelsong back in rhythm. He should be 100% by his Opening Day (game 4 of the season).Trying Something DifferentBarry Zito has made some changes to his pitching in the stretch. Zito is now using more of a crouched delivery. He’s hoping to generate more momentum and thus more arm speed, says Schulman.Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com says Marc Kroon has decided to hang up his spikes. A lot of Giants fans wanted to see Kroon get another crack in the big leagues, but it never happened. He started the year in Fresno, and never got the call. Baggarly says Kroon had trouble throwing strikes down the stretch, which took him out of consideration for a September call-up.What’s your thoughts on Vogelsong’s injury, Zito’s new delivery, ...
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