Coming Into Focus(?)

by DrLefty We are now a mere 12 days from Opening Day at Petco Park in San Diego. Who will be the 25 Giants standing along the third base line?  HaakAway wants to know.   Since today’s only March 16, and things can and probably will change before the March…

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Reporting from Scottsdale!

by DrLefty …well, sort of a report from Scottsdale. I am in Scottsdale as I post this, but we arrived late yesterday afternoon and haven’t been to a game or to the ballpark yet. We did get here in time for dinner at the iconic Don & Charlie’s, a beloved Scottsdale…

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Well, That Was a Week

by DrLefty   Box score here In my post last week, I acknowledged that Bryce Harper to the Phillies appeared to be inevitable. I was surprised by the last-minute flurry of drama (Dodgers flew to Vegas! Giants flew to Vegas! Phillies fans vent angrily about how they’re going to boo…

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Happy Cactus League Opening Day!

by DrLefty Aaaaaaaand…we have BASEBALL!  Despite grim predictions about the weather in Arizona today, I just checked the weather forecasts for both Scottsdale and Tempe (where the Giants play the Angels today), and it looks chilly (51 degrees at game time) but not a drop of rain in sight.  …

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