I Hate The Dodgers

by Dr Lefty Today’s game:  Giants (40-64) at Dodgers (72-31), 1:05 p.m. at Chavez Latrine Ty Blach (6-6, 4.50 ERA) vs Rich Hill (7-4, 3.48 ERA) I’ve hated them since I was a 10-year-old new Giants fan watching Mays, McCovey, Marichal, Perry, and (Bobby) Bonds. I loved Bill Laskey because…

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Game 99 Preview: Race to the Bottom

by Dr Lefty Today’s Game:  Padres (42-54) at Giants (37-61), 1:05 p.m. at AT & T Park Luis Perdomo (4-5, 4.94 ERA) vs Matt Moore (3-10, 5.81 ERA) Last night’s dinner This was our first Friday night at home since mid-June, with the various trips we’ve taken.  For once, I…

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Happy Bumgarner Day

By Dr Lefty Tonight’s Game:  Giants (35-56) at Padres (38-51), 5:40 pm at Petco Park MADISON BUMGARNER (0-3, 3.00 ERA) vs Jhoulys Chacin (8-7, 4.32 ERA) Yeah, this year sucks. And yeah, I’m still mad at him. But none of it matters today. I can’t wait to see the big…

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Welcome Back, Mac

By Dr Lefty Tonight’s Game: Marlins (39-46) at Giants (34-54), 7:05 pm at AT & T Park Chris O’Grady (0-0, — ERA) vs Jeff Samardzija (4-9, 4.54 ERA) Big Mac Attack To my surprise, it was Mac Williamson, not Jarrett Parker, who was called up to take Austin Slater’s spot…

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Game 65: Only 97 to go!

by Dr Lefty Today’s Game:  Twins (32-26) at Giants (25-39), 1:05 p.m. at AT & T Park Nik Turley (0-0, — ERA) vs. Matt Cain (3-5, 4.87 ERA) So what can we say about this game today, this series, and this season?  Yesterday’s game was typical:  a starting pitcher is…

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