Giants Score Nine Runs and Lose

By Dr Lefty It takes a special kind of awful to out-awful the 2017 Philadelphia Phillies, yet the Giants showed some unique creativity last night.  As Bochy put it in his postgame comments, when you give up a three-run homer and a grand slam, it’s hard to win that game….

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Happy Left-Handers Day

by Dr Lefty I’m with Grant Brisbee: there are more important things to worry about today than another dreary Giants loss.  But it is International Left-Handers Day, so let’s celebrate some lefties. And in the spirit of unity (all hands matter), I’m counting, just for today, baseball players who hit left-handed…

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The Bullpen Saves the Day

by Dr Lefty Yesterday’s game seemed an awful lot like Friday night’s game:  The starter gave a lackluster performance (Hall of Shame: Samardzija giving up another home run to Hector “Babe” Sanchez; Moore giving up a two-run, two-out triple to the pitcher to put the Giants in a 4-1 hole). The…

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