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2014 Athlete of the Year tangle moves into semifinal round

The face of UFC, a hockey megastar who thrived in the Olympics, a college quarterback who put on a fantastic season, and a pitcher who showed true grit through the playoffs and World Seriesm remain in the 2014 race for Athlete of the Year. Who will advance to the finals, Madison Bumgarner or Ronda Rousey? And in the other bracket will it be Sidney Crosby or Marcus Mariota?
Via Fox Sports
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey Could Be Held Back Until Home Opener At Citi

Mets manager Terry Collins told Kevin Kernan of the New York Post that he is looking at Matt Harvey like Bruce Bochy looks at Madison Bumgarner. “He’s got the competitiveness of a stinkin’ bear. Matt and I just met a couple of days ago in New York and talked about how important it is for him to understand that we’ve got to be careful.” Collins said the Mets are now considering...
Via Mets Merized Online
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Being right versus being a fan: While We’re Waiting…

Whoo boy. Back-to-back losses from the Cleveland Cavaliers, and whatever the hell that was from the Browns on Sunday. Welcome to Monday, you guys… Having operated a sports-based web site for much of the last seven years, I realize that fandom and rationality are not exactly one in the same. But as the Browns have careened through the 2014 NFL season, one specific “fan” quality...
Via Waiting For Next Year
9 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants Rumors: Starting pitching edition

Jon Lester, no. Ervin Santana, no. Brandon McCarthy, no. The San Francisco Giants have so far swung and missed on three starting pitchers they had varying levels of interest. McCarthy was rumored to the Giants, but not signing him is no big deal. Santana is decent, but no biggie there either. However, missing out on Lester stings. How will the Giants recover? Well, they have more...
Via isportsweb.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Previewing the top 3 games for Giants tickets

The defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants will field a much different team in 2015 compared to 2014, but that doesn’t mean support for the team is any lessened. According to TiqIQ.com, the average price for San Francisco Giants home game tickets is $100 for 2015. Despite the loss of beloved Pablo Sandoval, Giants fans will be back at the park in 2015 and will be...
Via The Giants Cove
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Madison Bumgarner once dated a girl named Madison Bumgarner

Madison Bumgarner once dated a girl named Madison Bumgarner. It's all true. That he was so good so young that he started playing coach-pitch baseball at age four against seven-year-olds, and is so adept with either hand that he shoots a bow, bats, writes and ropes righthanded, but throws from the left side. That his father, Kevin, wouldn't let him throw a curveball until he had a...
Via Bob's Blitz
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Madison Bumgarner once dated a girl named Madison Bumgarner

San Francisco Giants ace and now-legendary postseason warrior Madison Bumgarner was named the “Sportsman of the Year” by Sports Illustrated on Monday. All things considered, especially his gladiator-like performance in the World Series, when he threw 68 pitches in Game 7 to secure victory following a 117-pitch shutout of the Royals in Game 5 just...Read More The post Madison...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Madison Bumgarner once dated Madison Bumgarner

Coming off a dominating postseason, Giants ace Madison Bumgarner was just named "Sports Illustrated's" Sportsman of the Year. The accompanying story gives you an abundance of insight into his unorthodox life away from the diamond. We learned that the left-hander did not tell his mother about signing a $59 million contract. He had a pocket knife on him when he got married. And he...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Madison Bumgarner Dated a Girl Named Madison Bumgarner

Dating those with the same exact name does not appear to be a widespread public issue but apparently it did come up for Giants World Series hero Madison Bumgarner. Sports Illustrated’s Tom Verducci wrote a fantastic piece on Bumgarner in honor of him being named SI Sportsman of the Year and it included a very Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jon Lester decision down to Cubs, Giants

            Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports Jon Lester is expected to choose a team soon, and make an official announcement. That announcement could come as early as Tuesday. Lester, according to Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal, has narrowed his decision to a field of two. He is, barring any late change, deciding between the Chicago...
Via Sports-Glory
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Madison Bumgarner is SI’s 2014 Sportsman of the Year

On Monday, Sports Illustrated revealed the 2014 Sportsman of the Year in a video featuring former winners of the award, including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Terry Bradshaw, Bonnie Blair, and 2013 winner Peyton Manning, among others. The winner was announced as San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner, who led the Giants to their third World Championship in five seasons after an...
Via Awful Announcing
16 days ago  |  Discuss

S.I. names Madison Bumgarner 'Sportsman of the Year'

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner can add another notch to his growing list of accolades. The man that produced one of the greatest, if not the greatest, pitching performances in MLB postseason history, was named the Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year.  Bumgarner pitched a record 52 2/3 innings during his team’s 2014 World Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Madison Bumgarner Named Sports Illustrated Sportsman Of The Year

Madison Bumgarner had himself a year in 2014. Bumgarner helped the San Francisco Giants win their third World Series in five seasons, winning the World Series MVP after a dominant performance against the Kansas City Royals. Monday, Bumgarner added to his trophy case when he was named the 2014 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year. “It’s easy to mythologize...
Via NESN.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig on Cover of MLB The Show 15

This could upset some fans who were hoping that the reigning World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner might make an appearance on the MLB The Show 15 cover. Heck, some Southern Californiaites probably think Mike Trout deserved the distinction. Instead, it’s Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, who you either love or love to hait. No real in between here. It's here! The #MLB15Cover...
Via Sportsnaut
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Nadel’s Five Favorite World Series MVP Performances

Hey baseball fans! Madison Bumgarner had an amazing World Series for the San Francisco Giants in 2014 and he just so happens to come in at number five on my list of my top five favorite World Series MVP performances. If you want to know who’s 1-4, continue reading. (Note: The World Series MVP Award was first given out in 1955.) Number Five: Madison Bumgarner, Pitcher, San Francisco...
Via Baseball Essential
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants release statement on Pablo Sandoval

            Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports After seven years with the San Francisco Giants, Pablo Sandoval is taking his talents to Boston. The 28-year-old third baseman has reportedly agreed to a multiyear contract with the the Red Sox.   Sandoval won three World Series rings in five years with the Giants.  He hit .279 with...
Via Sports-Glory
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants in play for Jon Lester?

            The last thing that opposing teams want to see is the San Francisco Giants pick up Jon Lester in free agency. According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, there is a chance that Lester ends up signing with the Giants now that they have saved a big amount of money by Pablo Sandoval signing with the Boston Red Sox. #SFGiants...
Via Sports-Glory
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Who’s Gonna Win the 2015 World Series?

The 2014 season just ended a few weeks ago with the San Francisco Giants beating the Kansas City Royals in seven games and in the process, Madison Bumgarner completed one of the greatest postseason performances in recent years by pitching his team to their third World Series title in five years. Sure, it’s only been a few weeks, but it’s already time to analyze the scenario heading...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Players Imitate Madison Bumgarner

If Charles Colton’s famous idiom is true and imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the San Francisco Giants must absolutely love Madison Bumgarner. The pitcher’s teammates, skipper and a strategically placed mop head paid tribute him while recording their bits for the upcoming 2014 World Series video. And as you might imagine…it was full of snot rockets, references to...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Players Imitate Madison Bumgarner

If Charles Colton’s famous idiom is true and imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the San Francisco Giants must absolutely love Madison Bumgarner. The pitcher’s teammates, skipper and a strategically placed mop head paid tribute him while recording their bits for the upcoming 2014 World Series video. And as you might imagine…it was full of snot rockets, references to...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Players Imitate Madison Bumgarner

If Charles Colton’s famous idiom is true and imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the San Francisco Giants must absolutely love Madison Bumgarner. The pitcher’s teammates, skipper and a strategically placed mop head paid tribute him while recording their bits for the upcoming 2014 World Series video. And as you might imagine…it was full of snot rockets, references to...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Players Imitate Madison Bumgarner

If Charles Colton’s famous idiom is true and imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the San Francisco Giants must absolutely love Madison Bumgarner. The pitcher’s teammates, skipper and a strategically placed mop head paid tribute him while recording their bits for the upcoming 2014 World Series video. And as you might imagine…it was full of snot rockets, references to...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Players Imitate Madison Bumgarner

If Charles Colton’s famous idiom is true and imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the San Francisco Giants must absolutely love Madison Bumgarner. The pitcher’s teammates, skipper and a strategically placed mop head paid tribute him while recording their bits for the upcoming 2014 World Series video. And as you might imagine…it was full of snot rockets, references to...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Giants Players Imitate Madison Bumgarner

If Charles Colton’s famous idiom is true and imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the San Francisco Giants must absolutely love Madison Bumgarner. The pitcher’s teammates, skipper and a strategically placed mop head paid tribute him while recording their bits for the upcoming 2014 World Series video. And as you might imagine…it was full of snot rockets, references to...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Multiple teams make offers to Pablo Sandoval

            Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports Pablo Sandoval figured to be in high demand this offseason, and team’s are now beginning to submit offers to the 28 year-old third baseman. According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, Sandoval has been given an offer by the Boston Red Sox. In addition to offers by San Francisco and...
Via Sports-Glory
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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