Originally written on San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants...  |  Last updated 10/21/14
 Bobby Bonds. Felipe Alou. Chili Davis. Candy Maldonado. Even Glenallen Hill. The San Francisco Giants have enjoyed a long line of productive right fielders in their franchise history. Unfortunately, since Hill left in 1994 the Giants have featured a rotating cast of aging veterans with a few good years left (Reggie Sanders, Ellis Burks, Carlos Beltran) or young players (Dan Ortmeier, Todd Linden, Nate Schierholtz) who never quite developed the way the Giants hoped.   Enter Hunter Pence. After coming over to the Giants in a midseason trade with the Philadelphia Phillies in 2012, Pence struggled to put up a .219/.287/.384 line in 59 games with the Giants. However, Pence provided the team with much needed leadership and enthusiasm after Melky Cabrera‘s suspension for PED’s. He also drove in 100+ RBI for the first time in his career, which helped the Giants recover some of the production they lost with Cabrera. Pence’s inspirational speeches during the postseason have since become lege...
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