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  1. Meet Brett Jackson, 2016 World ChampionRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... starters in the minors in 2013, and he was just as bad in 2014. Jackson doesn't have the bench experience of Andres Torres when the Giants signed him. He had an even worse season than Gregor Blanco did when the Giants signed him, and Blanco had the ...

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  2. Giants sign three minor league free agentsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... left-handed starter Nik Turley, and right-handed reliever Cory Gearrin. You don't want to read my speech about Andres Torres, Gregor Blanco, Ryan Vogelsong, and Travis Ishikawa again, seeing as I already used that bullet when talking about Carlos ...

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  3. Reacting to the loss of Pablo SandovalRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... here, but fans get seriously weird about Sandoval and his weight. I watched people turn on Aubrey Huff and Andres Torres in a month. If/when Pablo starts to struggle, it's going to be hard for him wherever he is. It's not like Giants fans reek of ...

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  4. Giants sign former top prospect Carlos Triunfel, three othersRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | McCovey Chronicles

    The 2010 Giants won the World Series with the help of Andres Torres, nondescript minor league free agent. The 2012 Giants won the World Series with the help of Gregor Blanco, nondescript minor league free agent.

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  5. The way it was before the Giants won the World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... Giants trade Schmidt for Felix Pie, maybe they're still messing around with him in 2009 instead of snagging Andres Torres. At the time, though, I just wanted Schmidt for the sweet, sweet feeling of hope : It's interesting to speculate about his ...

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  6. Three years after watching Royals from the seats, Blanco is trying to beat them one more timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Melky Cabrera down the stretch in 2012, but he has never been given a full-time role. He was in a platoon with Andres Torres last year and backed up Michael Morse and Angel Pagan this season before injuries took a toll. The lack of a consistent role ...

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    Oct 20, 2014 | SFGate

    ... Francisco Chronicle Giants Edgar Renteria, parades around the championship trophy along with teammate Andres Torres, following San Francisco's win of the 2010 World Series over the Texas Rangers on Monday Nov. 1, 2010 in Arlington, Tx., with a score ...

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  8. Giants have every-other-October pattern down patRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... and misfits or a pair of veteran stars making their first World Series trip. "There's a line I once sung for Andres Torres, 'One thing for certain, I promise you will see, it's never too late to be the person you were meant to be,'" Flannery, the ...

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  9. Giants advance to World Series with motley crew againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and misfits or a pair of veteran stars making their first World Series trip. "There's a line I once sung for Andres Torres, 'One thing for certain, I promise you will see, it's never too late to be the person you were meant to be,'" Flannery, the ...

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  10. MLB: What qualifying offers are and why they are being raised 8.5%Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Call to the Pen

    ... million for a one-year deal when he hits free agency this November. Other free agents like Kendrys Morales and Andres Torres were signed after the June draft at a pro-rated rate because the Minnesota Twins and the San Francisco Giants (respectively) ...

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  11. Giants set for special Willie Mac nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | San Francisco Giants

    ... of the award, including Darrell Evans, Chris Speier, Larry Herndon, Marquis Grissom, Bob Brenly, Jeff Kent and Andres Torres are expected to join the festivities. The list is longer than it was in recent years, as if the attendees are reaffirming ...

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  12. It's Time To Abolish The DH: A RebuttalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Deep Left Field

    July 6, 2013; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner hits a sacrifice fly to score left fielder Andres Torres in front of Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Tim Federowicz during the fourth inning at AT&T Park.

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  13. San Francisco Giants Should Target Melky Cabrera This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... The Giants have tried platooning below-average hitters who flaunt above-average defensive capabilities, like Andres Torres and Gregor Blanco , hoping the remainder of the lineup could make up for whatever deficiency the pair accounted for at the ...

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  14. San Francisco Giants Link Dump, 7/21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... Teams A lot of former Giants greats are on this list from Cespedes Family BBQ. One team has a lineup featuring Andres Torres , Emmanuel Burriss , and Ronny Paulino. The other counters with Eli Whiteside , Eugenio Velez , and Brett Tomko. Other ...

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  15. San Francisco Giants Link Dump, 7/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... him. It's like they say, any PR is good PR!* Red Sox have no room for Torres About a month ago, Andres Torres signed a minor league contract with Boston. Since then, he's been pretty good for their AAA team in Pawtucket, but since the Red Sox are ...

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  16. What should Red Sox do with Andres Torres?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | BoSox Injection

    Aug 10, 2013; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants center fielder Andres Torres runs from second base to score a run against the Baltimore Orioles during the sixth inning at AT&T Park.

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  17. Gregor Blanco is still good, you impatient freaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... It was rude at best and completely embarrassing, even if he wasn't a good baseball player. Same applied to Andres Torres last year. This is different. Blanco just turned 30, and he's coming off two productive seasons. He's been hot nonsense this ...

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  18. The significance of Carlos Torres: The man with the rubber armRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... BAA. In an attempt to bolster the pen, Alderson dealt Angel Pagan to the Giants for RHP Ramon Ramirez and OF Andres Torres. In 58 games for the Mets in 2012, Ramirez was 3-4 with 4.24 ERA. Additionally, Alderson signed closer Frank Francisco to an ...

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  19. Giants' swoon traced to Angel Pagan's absenceRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... is based on the domino effect in the lineup when he can't play. The Giants had hoped to platoon Blanco and Andres Torres in left field last season, but when a hamstring injury cost Pagan 82 games, Blanco and Torres were overexposed as regulars, and ...

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  20. Giants ruin everything, everything is ruinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... the ninth. Don't be angry at the player. That kind of parasite fed off Aubrey Huff, kept going right through Andres Torres, and it's now hosting with Romo. Groan when (player) comes in. Expect bad things. Wonder why (player) is in that position. ...

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