Winter is Coming*

Winter is Coming*

*Winter Meetings are coming! by DrLefty Well, we made it through the deadline to tender contracts (or not) to arbitration-eligible players, and now there are 56 new free agents (non-tendered) to go with the long list of players who were already out there. The Giants,...
Tender is the Night

Tender is the Night

by DrLefty To “tender” something to someone is a business term. It has nothing to do with how soft-hearted you are or how well-done you like your steak cooked. (And when I googled “tender” to find an image for the top of this post, the first...
Thanksgiving Giants Musings

Thanksgiving Giants Musings

by DrLefty What a strange and mostly awful year it’s been. Kobe Bryant and one of his daughters died in a helicopter crash*. The 49ers lost the Super Bowl* when they should have won it (and now, how shall I put this, they pretty much suck). The Lakers AND the...
Rule 5 Draft Time

Rule 5 Draft Time

Alexander Canario: most likely to be added to the Giants’ 40-man roster this week   by DrLefty In this strange odyssey known as the Year of Our Lord 2020, the Masters golf tournament is happening this weekend. The NBA draft, usually in June, is taking place...
Moving On

Moving On

A very young Senator Joe Biden plays CF in a Congressional Baseball Game in the 1970s. Check out the number on his jersey!   by DrLefty It’s been quite a week, hasn’t it? The entire nation–the whole world–waiting breathlessly for days for...