46 min ago
Analyzing the San Francisco Giants' Roster as Cutdowns Approach
Now that the midway point of spring training is upon us, it's about time for teams to start making some sizable cutdowns as they start to give their regular players some more playing time and give more consistent work to their premium relief pitchers.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Ranking the Top 25 Players in the NL West
In a National League West oozing with talent, it is only appropriate to offer a ranking of the top 25 players in the division.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Ailene Voisin: Giants-Bonds reunion is a good idea
Barry Bonds has been dropping less-than-subtle hints these last few years. He wants to be invited back to the ballpark, wants to be reunited with his estranged family, wants to be wanted.
Cain Is Perfect for 5 Innings but Cubs Top Giants
Matt Cain pitched five perfect innings for the San Francisco Giants on Monday, but the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 3-2 victory.
Barry Bonds on SF Giants, new gig, Hall of Fame, response to PED question etc.
Barry Bonds just addressed the media for a half-hour, behind the podium and a few questions later.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
True Blue LA
Yasiel Puig back in lineup for Dodgers vs. Giants
Yasiel Puig is back in camp, and back in the lineup as the Dodgers host the Giants at Camelback Ranch on Sunday afternoon.
LA Daily News
Potential busts to avoid in 2014 fantasy baseball drafts
Scars from these busts can last a long time for owners who can't forget the pain of a season undercut by one of these despicable developments.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Giants' Minicozzi making the most of his second chance
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Every six months or so, Nelson Cooper, an associate professor in the recreation and park management program at East Carolina University, has come to expect a phone or Facebook message from one of his former students, Mark Minicozzi.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Fresno Grizzlies Release 2014 Promotional Schedule
March 5, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hits an RBI single in the first inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Scottsdale Stadium.
Blog Red Machine
Reds Lose Fourth In a Row, 3-2
When Chris Heisey is batting third in any order, the game should be taken with the finest grain of salt possible, which is of course with no offense to Mr. Heisey, who is quite a fine talent.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Bay Area baseball notes: Runzler looks for his opportunities with Giants
Strickland is working to make the team after undergoing Tommy John surgery last May. – Giants reliever Dan Runzler said he spent the offseason simplifying things – his mechanics and, to a greater extent, the way he thinks about baseball.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Pablo Sandoval, unlikely lightning rod
Whoops, don't know how this picture of Eugenio Velez got ... wait a sec ... - Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports For some players, there would be an urge to stick around and be a part of the franchise that incubated them.
Hudson Scoreless Again, Giants Beat Reds In Cactus League
Tim Hudson extended his spring training scoreless streak to five innings, Pablo Sandoval homered to lead off a three-run fifth and the San Francisco Giants defeated the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 Thursday.
Hudson scoreless again as Giants beat Reds 3-2
Hudson, who didn't allow a hit in two scoreless innings against Arizona in his first start as a Giant on March 2, again looked good in his comeback from a fractured ankle while with Atlanta in July.
3 Reasons the San Francisco Giants Will Make the Playoffs in 2014
In modern baseball, with the number of teams that make it into the playoffs following losing seasons, it comes as no shock when "surprise" teams play in October.
Fan favorite Michael Morse looking for comfort, championship with Giants
A popular figure during four seasons with the Washington Nationals, where he grew into a power-hitting outfielder and first baseman, Morse was squeezed out before last season and traded to the Seattle Mariners , with whom he spent four years before being shipped east in 2009.
Matt Cain continues Giants' run of strong starts, Giants win
There! Just under Mark Minicozzi's glove! Someone put the name "Vanlandingham" on Scottsdale Stadium, and they did it on purpose! It's like an Easter egg that dorks who followed Lost too closely would pick up on.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
San Francisco Giants Edge Los Angeles Angels, 3-2
March 5, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Matt Cain pitches the first inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Scottsdale Stadium.
Cain Throws 3 Shutout Innings, Giants Top Angels
Matt Cain pitched three shutout innings in his first start of the spring and Pablo Sandoval hit a pair of RBI singles as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Wednesday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Projecting Tim Hudson's 2014 season
My biggest worry when Tim Hudson signed was that his ERA was going to go up a half-run because he wasn't facing the Giants anymore.