Sweep Deprivation in Beantown

Sweep Deprivation in Beantown

by Greek Giant The sweep in beantown eluded the Giants yesterday as they fell 5-4 to the Red Sox. The Giants were trailing 5-1 for most of the game until heroics by Kevin Pillar and an implosion by the Boston Bullpen nearly tied the game for the San Franciscans. The...
Bochy2K

Bochy2K

by Greek Giant At some point I will devote some time to a proper piece honoring Bruce Bochy’s career as both a Giant manager and a skipper for the Padres. Last night the Giants won Bochy’s 2000th game, beating the Red Sox again at Fenway, 11-3. Before the...
1999

1999

by Greek Giant There are numerous numerical notations to specify for this ballgame: Bruce Bochy won his 1999th game as a Manager The Giants set a team record for players (25) and pitchers (13) used in one game Steven Vogt caught all 15 innings and 294 pitches Mike...
Weird Series Champs

Weird Series Champs

by Greek Giant Every time the Giants play the Marlins it seems more than one or two strange things happen. On Sunday neither team looked like it wanted to win so Mike Yastrzemski dashed home from third with two outs on a wild pitch and scored the winning run in a very...