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Fan catches flying bat, gets a kiss as a reward (VIDEO)

There have already been some scary incidents with flying bats at MLB ballparks this season. So when San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy lost his grip and sent his bat hurtling into the stands at a rainy Nationals Park, everyone held their collective breaths.Not to worry because this fan made a smooth, nonchalant grab of this wood missile and saved the day. The alert hero even...
Via The Other Paper
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Man Saves Date From Jake Peavy's Flying Bat

When you go to a baseball game there is always a chance that you might get to go home with  souvenir from the game. It is not unusual to see quite a few balls fly in the stands, and from time to time you might even see a bat fly in the stands. However, when those balls are coming they are coming fast as are the bats.This guy was aware of this when San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants activate Jake Peavy, place Tim Hudson on DL

The San Francisco Giants have activated Jake Peavy from the disabled list while placing Tim Hudson on it. Peavy will join the Giants rotation in Washington on Friday night after being out since mid-April with back issues. Expectations should be tempered to start. Hudson is listed as having a right shoulder strain in addition to an issue with his ankle. The 39-year-old Hudson was...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The returns of Matt Cain, Jake Peavy could land San Francisco Giants in postseason

Given the hoopla surrounding the return of Jose Fernandez, Matt Cain‘s 2015 debut for the San Francisco Giants was easy to overlook.  Except maybe for the part where he gave up a home run to Fernandez and took the loss in a 5-4 Miami Marlins win on Thursday. The truth is, while Fernandez being back in the big leagues might be great for Marlins fans and baseball in general, Cain’s...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Peavy Earns Praise, Set to Return for San Francisco Giants

Jake Peavy #22 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) For about an hour on Friday night the odds of Jake Peavy returning to the Giants rotation as scheduled weren’t looking incredibly great...
Via The Sports Journal
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Return of Matt Cain and Jake Peavy Still Pose Questions for San Francisco Giants’ Rotation

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy talks to catcher Andrew Susac and Buster Posey (28) as starting pitcher Tim Lincecum (55) leaves during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets on Thursday, June 11, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) The San Francisco Giants have had a feel for when veterans Matt Cain and Jake Peavy would return for about...
Via The Sports Journal
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Starting rotation options for the San Francisco Giants

It’s about to get really crowded in the bullpen area of AT&T Park, but that’s not a problem. Matt Cain and Jake Peavy will soon be ready to pitch again for the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants. The re-introduction of these two elements will affect the season’s path for several current San Francisco hurlers. Peavy will be in rotation when he returns...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Peavy Shows Off Awesome Ranch, Tons Of Red Sox Memorabilia (Video)

Jake Peavy owns a Boston duck boat and a San Francisco cable car, so it probably should come as no surprise that those aren’t the only insane things that reside on his property. The San Francisco Giants pitcher showed off his Alabama ranch, named Southern Falls Plantation, for Major League Baseball recently, and it looks like the perfect place to escape in the offseason. The 5...
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants’ trade rumors: Are the Giants done?

The San Francisco Giants have proved their buyers in 2014 with the acquisition of Jake Peavy but GM Brian Sabean still has work to do before the arrival of the July 31 trade deadline. Matt Cain’s third and likely final trip to the DL in 2014 made an upgrade to the starting rotation crucial and the Giants will count on Peavy being a serviceable fourth or fifth starter to anchor...
July 27, 2014  |  2 Comments

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