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Evaluating Chris Heston early on

Chris Heston has been the Giants best start the first two weeks of the season posting a 0.87 ERA in 20 2/3 innings, but can he keep it up? Obviously not, but what does his future hold? The 27-year old has only throw 26 innings in the big leagues with a 19.2 K% and 7.7 BB%. In 2014 with Triple-A Fresno he had worse K/BB percentages posting a 17.5 K% and 7.1 BB%. In 2013 and 2014 with...
Via Baseball Essential
3 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Baseball, Impact players to target: Russell, Rodon and Heston

View image | Rarely does a fantasy season go off without a hitch. Regardless of how well your draft goes, injury or an unexpected down season are bound to affect your team at some point. There are always ways to upgrade your team, and below are five players to target that should be able to help your team in some aspect of fantasy. Carlos Rodon Last week was ripe...
Via The Fantasy Fix
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Heston Dazzles Again in Giants First Home Win

The Giants celebrated the 2014 World Series win the only way they knew how – by getting their rings and finally getting their first win at AT&T Park this season as they topped the Rockies 4-1. “[Getting your rings] will definitely fire you up,” admitted starter Chris Heston. “It’s kind of a reminder of how good last year was for them. You get your ring, and then you...
Via BaySportsNet
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Crawford, Heston lead Giants to win

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Chris Heston pitched into the eighth inning, Brandon Crawford hit a two-run homer and the San Francisco Giants snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night. Joe Panik had three hits and drove in a run as the Giants stopped their longest slide in nearly nine years. Brandon Crawford had a two-run homer, and...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Heston Makes Case for Spot in Giants’ Rotation

Names like Madison Bumgarner, Tim Lincecum, Matt Cain and Ryan Vogelsong are household names to San Francisco fans. But if you asked Giant fans if they knew who Chris Heston was before he made his first start of the season on Wednesday, April 8 against Arizona, a small contingent of avid fans would say yes, a slightly larger group would say they vaguely recalled his name while the...
Via Baseball Essential
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Please Don’t Let The Top San Francisco Giants 2015 Season Highlight Be Madbum On A Horse

Because right now, it is.Of course that’s not really true. Rookie Chris Heston has pitched marvelously in two starts, taking over for Matt “Greg Oden” Cain. Unfortunately Heston only has one win to show for it since the Giants can’t seem to score any runs. In the home opener they left the bases loaded in the first two innings, and had 10 men LOB through five.Scoring runs...
Via Sporadic Sentinel
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants Rookie Pitcher Chris Heston Falls Down During Delivery, Hurls Pitch Into Dirt

San Francisco pitcher Chris Heston made his first start of 2015 and overall fourth big league appearance on Wednesday night and while the rookie threw a gem, he made one embarrassing blunder. During the Giants 5-2 win, one in which Heston only gave up three hits and two unearned runs in six innings, he completely Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants’ Chris Heston’s pitch is just a bit down and out (VIDEO)

San Francisco Giants starter Chris Heston, who's filling in for the injured Matt Cain, had a pretty good game against the Diamondbacks on Wednesday. The rookie went six solid innings with no earned runs and just three hits and two walks.  Most of his pitches were in and around the strike zone. But this one to Paul Goldschmidt  — not so much.  Your browser does not...
Via The Other Paper
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants beat Arizona 5-2 for Heston's first big league win

PHOENIX (AP) Chris Heston pitched six effective innings in a combined five-hitter for his first big league win, Casey McGehee hit a two-run homer and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 Wednesday night Heston (1-0) had a wild pitch and a throwing error that led to Arizona's runs, but shook off both to win in his second big league start. Nori Aoki had three...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

What To Expect From Chris Heston

San Francisco Giants rookie right-hander likely won't fare well against the Arizona more
Via Project Prospect
17 days ago  |  Discuss

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