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Giant Zombies

Giant Zombies

Zombies are described by Wikipedia as mythical creatures who are "undead." Last week, the Giants "unrestored order" in the NL West, so this week, I guess they can be "undead." English can be a very flexible language at times ("Change the way you pizza with Papa Murphy's"). With each day that goes by, the Giants get more and more beat up. Right now they have 14 players on the Injured List, with...

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GIANTS NEWS, ANALYSIS & MORE BY DR. LEFTY

My26ManGuys™ Deadline Day!

My26ManGuys™ Deadline Day!

Well, the Giants made it a bit easier on those of us waiting until the last minute (midnight tonight) to submit our My26ManGuys™ ballot to HaakAway. I know I have a draft version saved so that I can make final changes. Yesterday, the Giants made their second round of...

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PLAY BALL!!!

PLAY BALL!!!

I woke up so happy today. I just can't believe that a few hours from now, I'll be watching Giants baseball. Now, I just have to decide if I'm muting the Angels' announcers and telling Alexa to put on Jon Miller & crew instead. (Speaking of MLB.TV, mine...

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Happy Fanfest Week!

Happy Fanfest Week!

I have only attended the Giants' annual Fanfest twice. Once was back in 2003, when it was still in a warehouse adjacent to the parking lot. The other was in 2007, the first year they actually held it inside the park. The 2003 one was a blast. It was on a Saturday in...

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Camps Open This Week!

Camps Open This Week!

Scottsdale Stadium, March 2018. Photo Credit: DrLefty's iPhone Well, reporting dates have been a moving target this year, due to COVID and resulting labor negotiations, and poor Crawnik has had to re-jigger his countdown. But here we are: Pitchers and catchers report...

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Bring on Baseball

Bring on Baseball

by Dr. Lefty OK, OK. Technically I know the Super Bowl isn't over yet, unless you have some control over the space-time continuum. (If you do, please tell me Tom Brady didn't win!) But I figure this post will be up for a few days. And I always feel like the end of the...

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Slow and Steady

Slow and Steady

I decided to make something positive come out of COVID, so while mostly stuck at home, I've been working hard for the past months on fitness and diet. I've made some good progress and hope to make more before I go back to work on campus in the fall. We have a Peloton...

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New Giants and Departed Giants

New Giants and Departed Giants

New Giants pitching prospect Carson Ragsdale, acquired yesterday from the Phillies for reliever Sam Coonrod. He's tall.   I have to be honest with y'all. This spring will mark four years of doing weekend posts for TWG, and it has never been harder for me to...

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