Forever Giant: Will Clark, #22

Forever Giant: Will Clark, #22

Author’s Note: Today is Will Clark Day–his number 22 will be retired in a ceremony before tonight’s game at Oracle Park. There have been many articles about Clark and special interviews with him this week, so rather than simply rehash those, I hope...
The Road Not Taken

The Road Not Taken

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler… –Robert Frost, “The Road Not Taken” This Robert Frost poem is one of my all-time favorites, and not just because it’s a poem I actually...
“It’s a Really Weird Team”

“It’s a Really Weird Team”

Photo credit: ESPN The title for this post came from the latest Giants Talk podcast, and Alex Pavlovic said it twice. The podcast was recorded after the Diamondbacks series and before the Brewers series, but this Brewers series so far, in just two games, has perfectly...
Argghhhh

Argghhhh

Note: Sorry this got long. I had a lot on my mind!     I started writing a regular column for TWG in 2017. You remember the 2017 season, the one where the Giants came perilously close to losing 100 games for only the second time in franchise history? The one...
Ugghhhh

Ugghhhh

I’m not sure what else to say about the Giants this week. After winning the second game in Pittsburgh last Saturday, they’ve lost five out of six. The first four losses were by one run, and last night’s listless performance ended up 4-2 Reds. The...