0-Doubleheaders

by Greek Giant The Giants of 2020, that offensive juggernaut that puts fear in the hearts of opposing pitchers, appear to hate doubleheaders. Maybe those seven inning games get in their head? Maybe playing two makes the hitting attack tighten up for some reason. Yesterday, the Giants were again shutout…

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San Diego Brown Out

by Greek Giant The winning streak is over at 5. The Giants were shut down last night by the Padres in their 6-1 loss. More specifically, the Padres bullpen shut down the Giants juggernaut hitting attack with seven scoreless innings of relief. Wilmer Flores hit a solo homer for the…

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The Yaz and Tyler Show

by Greek Giant With their 10-1 thrashing of the Mariners, the Giants have won five straight and fifteen of their last twenty games. Wow! Mike Yastrzemski hit a three-run home runĀ  in the bottom of the third to break a scoreless tie. Evan Longoria had two hits and three RBIs….

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Ruf’d Up

by Greek Giant The Giants keep the magic going with a clutch 6-5 victory of the Seattle Mariners at Willie Mays Field. The win gave the Giants a 21-20 record, good for a Wild Card berth if the postseason started today. Pinch hitter Darin Ruf homered with one out in…

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The .500 Club

by Greek Giant The Giants reached .500 for the first since they were 5-5 earlier in the season. They reached the mediocrity line by beating the Diamondbacks 4-2 yesterday to take three games of four from the suddenly reeling Arizonans. The win was a kind of old-school Giants home victory…

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The Ballad of Donnie Barrels

by Greek Giant Donnie Barrels He’s the man Barreling Baseballs As far as he can Donnie Donnie Barrels Donnie Donne Barrels… Donovan Solano went 3-4 including a two-run homer in the bottom of the sixth that put the Giants ahead for good in their 4-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks…

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