Minimum Salary=Maximum Impact

Full box here by Dr Lefty A week ago today, I did a blog post recapping a very satisfying Friday night Giants win against the A’s. They didn’t win again until last night (OK, they did have four days off for the All-Star break, but stay with me). Here I am…

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2018 All Star Game Preview

by Greek Giant I love the All Star Game. First, you get to watch all these great baseball talents. Second, there are usually appearances by baseball immortals from the past. Third, I love the exquisite irony of mortal foes rooting for each other on the same team (Giants and Dodgers…

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Cubs Buster!

AFP Photo: Ezra Shaw by Greek Giant That was some baseball game. Buster Posey hit a single off the wall in right field to score Brandon Belt with the winning run from second base in the bottom of the 13th inning. Belt began the rally with a two out walk…

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Cold, Hard Facts

AP Photo by Ben Margot by Greek Giant The Giants are currently ranked 9th in team ERA and 12th in runs scored for the National League. Put that together and that’s an average ranking of 10.5 out of 15, not very good. Their advanced metrics, team ranks and other figures…

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