Archive for the 'Giants' Category

There’s always hope. Well, almost always.

On Memorial Day, honor Eddie Grant among the many who died in service to their country.

Once heard ’round the world, The Shot is still visible through time.

You think politics can’t affect baseball? Well, what if…?

A former pitcher’s new book rivals those of Jim Bouton and Jim Brosnan

Scrapping historical precedent and starting over with the name game.

With the 2016 season now over, it’s time to incorporate the season’s statistics and see what changes are afoot.

Player can have stellar seasons without taking home the hardware.

These moments had the most impact on the season’s results.

It may be better than being good, but being both sure helps.

A tour of big league ballparks, if patiently undertaken, can show you what’s really inside.

Bill James thought John McGraw was an early genius with the bullpen.

Just how much of a missed opportunity was 2012 for the Tigers?

A look at the newer, “hipper” kind of labral injury and what it means for two current major leaguers.

The Giants are totally going to win it all this year, right?

A technical look at one of the most beloved sounds in sports.

As Yogi Berra once said, “It ain’t over ‘till it’s over.”

The curious case of an obscure utility infielder’s record hot streak.

How do we insert rationality into an endeavor that is inherently irrational?