Airing of Grievances

I got a lot of problems with you people, and now–you’re gonna hear about it.–Frank Costanza, Seinfeld, “The Strike,” 1997 by DrLefty Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know Festivus isn’t until December 23, but is there ever a “wrong” time for a little wisdom from Frank Costanza?  I say there isn’t….

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Unbelievable

                                             Photo credit: San Francisco Chronicle Full box here by DrLefty I was considering a more R-rated title related to the wacky ending of last night’s game, involving words…

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Out of the Old and into the New*

  Full box here by DrLefty It’s been a week of great nostalgia in the Lefty household, starting with our wedding anniversary on June 25 (which we’re happy to share with Tim Lincecum’s second no-hitter in 2014 and Brownie’s birthday) and culminating with moving out of our home of nearly…

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Home, Sweet Snake Pit

[Photo credit: Bay Area News Group/San Jose Mercury News] Full box here by DrLefty Ahhhh, Saturday morning. The coffee is hot, the Giants won last night, and for the first time since the middle of May, I don’t have to write about a Drew Pomeranz Friday night start. And for…

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BRB: There’s Hope for the Future

by DrLefty The Giants beat Clayton Kershaw last night. Grant Brisbee breaks down in gnarly detail how unusual that is–especially at Oracle Park–but somehow they got it done.  Ignore the standings. When the Giants beat Kershaw, it’s a good day.   This was the week that Joey Bart returned to…

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Praise Buster, It’s June Now

  Full box here by DrLefty That photo above only looks like Shaun Anderson, Stephen Vogt, and Matt Herges (get well soon, Curt Young!) walking in from the bullpen after a pregame warmup. In reality, the guy in the middle is a new superhero. The Giants’ rotation was historically bad…

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