New Low: 11 In a Row!

by Greek Giants I confess to wanting the Giants to win every game. I confess to watching yesterday’s game with optimism and hope, even the belief that, in this game, they were due to win and the breaks were going to fall their way. I confess to hating draft position…

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Lost Weekend, San Francisco Style

by Greek Giant The Lost Weekend is a fabulous movie filled with pathos and angst whose highlight is a memorable performance by Ray Milland. The San Francisco version features a familiar and not-so-familiar cast of players. The Niners lost. The Giants are in the midst of an eight game losing…

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Oh-for-September? OMG & SMH

Full box by Dr Lefty OK, OK. I know it’s only September 8, and I know it’s only six games (and counting). Chances are the Giants¬†will win a game in September, sometime, somehow, some way. Last night’s loss was much like all the recent losses–decent-to-good starting pitching (I’d put Holland’s…

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Same Old Sad Story

by Greek Giant 1367. That’s the total number of feet Trevor Story’s three home runs (all off Andrew Suarez), traveled in yesterday’s game. One went over 500 feet. That’s epic. Watching that kind of performance, even when it is against your own team, is pretty spectacular, I have to say….

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Laborious Day

by Greek Giant When I make my posts I add the box and line score of the games when possible. There are size limits to the post constraints so in games like yesterday’s soul-crushing 9-8 defeat in Denver, I cannot post the box score because it is too long thanks…

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Hammer of the God

by Greek Giant Gods will be Gods. Thor, aka “Noah Syndergaard” pitched his first complete game ever and throttled the Giants on 2 hits and one run. The game was 2-1 Mets till the New Yorkers “broke it open” with two in the top of the 8th. The Giants futility…

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