Wednesday Game Thread

by DrLefty What can I say? I got tired of looking at that Dodger line score on my last post, too. Today’s Cactus League game: Brewers (2-2) at Giants (2-2), 12:05 p.m. PST, Scottsdale Stadium (radio: MLB.com) Josh Lindblom vs. Jeff Samardzija Here’s the lineup with backups. Another Buster/Bart day….

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Good Vibrations–Spring Training, Week 1

15-year-old Mauricio Dubon visits AT&T (Oracle) Park. Photo credit: SFGate/Richey Family by DrLefty The Giants’ spring training camp, complete with a brand-new clubhouse complex, opened this week. Everyone slunk in, sad about how PECOTA says they’ll finish dead-last with just 68 wins in 2020, glum about the loss of Madison…

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Happy FanFest Day–The Trilogy

Brandon Crawford, Buster Posey, and Hunter Pence on an Orange Friday Past  Photo credit: NBCS-Bay Area by DrLefty This is my third year of doing a Happy FanFest Day post, and as I did last year, I spent time reading over my previous efforts before starting today’s post.  You can…

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Welcome to February

San Francisco Giants pitchers and catchers report for duty. Photo credit: Rick Scuteri, USA Today   by DrLefty Hello February. Super Bowl.NHL Trade Deadline.NBA Trade Deadline.Pitchers and Catchers Report.Champions League Returns. Sneaky good month. — Sid Seixeiro (@Sid_Seixeiro) February 1, 2020   Today is February 1 and my half-birthday. Now,…

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