Scottsdale Report, Day 3

Scottsdale Report, Day 3

  by Dr Lefty No new celebrity sightings for Day 3. Since the game was later (3:05 p.m.), we had a leisurely lunch at The Mission (Sunday Pork Pig-Out, which is all-you-can-eat carnitas and you build your own street tacos) and then strolled over just in time for...
Scottsdale Report, Day 2

Scottsdale Report, Day 2

by Dr Lefty Well, our game wasn’t rained out–but our dinner was! We were astonished to wake yesterday to overcast skies and humid air. We’d been monitoring the weather for weeks before this trip and expected high 70s and sunshine on Saturday. It...
Scottsdale Report, Day 1

Scottsdale Report, Day 1

by Dr Lefty It was a picture-perfect day in Scottsdale–especially from our seats in the shade (veteran move)–and there was a packed house at Scottsdale Stadium. A lot happened, so let’s get to it.   The ball was, um, carrying As you can tell...
Finally a Happy Ending!

Finally a Happy Ending!

  by Dr Lefty This sure looked like it was going to be another irritating Giants loss. Last night they scored plenty of runs but the bullpen yakked it up. Today they got beautiful, gorgeous pitching for nine innings from Jeff Samardzija and three relievers, yet...