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Longest Giants Winning Streaks

Longest Giants Winning Streaks

Credit: McCovey Chronicles Winning streaks are a point of boasting for any baseball fan. Thankfully, us Giant fans are lucky enough to hold the longest winning streak across all of Major League Baseball: 26 games back in 1916. This streak is a point of contention for fans of other teams-- especially the Cleveland Indians, who hit 21 consecutive wins in 2017. This is because one of those wins was...

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A Look at the Giants Team Records

A Look at the Giants Team Records

Credit: MLive After more than 100 years of baseball, the Giants are bound to have set some team records-- good and bad. Interestingly enough, a majority of the records covered in this piece were set before 1950, including some of the most impressive ones. The team won 106 games in 1904, setting the record for most games won. They follow this record with most shutout games won in 1908 at 25....

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Giants Retired Numbers, A History

Giants Retired Numbers, A History

Having one's jersey number retired is one of the highest honors an athlete can receive. Often done one a player leaves the team, retires, or passes, retired numbers the skill and impact a player left on the team. The distinction makes it so the number cannot be worn again by anyone on the team. With more than 100 years under the team's belt, the Giants have their fair share of retired jersey...

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San Francisco Giants MVP Winners By the Numbers

San Francisco Giants MVP Winners By the Numbers

Credit: Baseball Hall of Fame The Most Valuable Player Award has been one of the most coveted awards in the sport since its conception, though it wasn't until 1931 that players within the National League started earning the title. The award allows us to honor the most skilled players in the league, no matter what position they play. There are only a few rules that dictates who is eligible for an...

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Slugging Giants, the 2021 Version

Slugging Giants, the 2021 Version

by Cassie Black Whether at the field, at a bar, or at home, home runs are among the most thrilling aspects of baseball to witness. Back in the day of our legendary sluggers like likes Barry Bonds and Willie Mays, there was nothing more exhilarating than watching them knock a ball into the stands, but there was no real way of fully comprehending the power behind their hits.   While we can't...

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RECENT GIANTS NEWS & STATS POSTS

Three and Out

Three and Out

by Greek Giant That three-game winning streak just flew by. Last night the Giants lost 7-4 to the Padres in a kind of torturous way. After playing from behind for most of the game the Giants rallied to score three runs in the top of the ninth inning off Josh Hader....

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Some Defense

Some Defense

by Greek Giant "It looks like we won tonight's game with some defense." -Gabe Kapler WOW! What a play at the plate. A fantastic throw by Brandon Crawford on a relay and an even more impressive scoop and tag by Joey Bart was what it took to preserve the shutout in the...

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Shades of ’77

Shades of ’77

by Greek Giant The Bottom Is Getting Rockier The Giants lost 55 games all of last season. For the 2022 season they lost their 55th game yesterday. It was August 4th! This is as bad as it gets, Giants fans. The Dodgers swept our boys in a four-game series on our own...

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Uh Oh – Bases Loaded

Uh Oh – Bases Loaded

by Greek Giant The TWG comments are more interesting than the Giants: and You tell em: Some Lowlights from last night's 3-0 loss to the Dodgers at Willie Mays Field: Luis Gonzalez gets doubled off second base on a pop up by Yaz with the bases loaded and one out The...

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Mediocrity, Here We Come

Mediocrity, Here We Come

by Greek Giant Yuck! Last night's 8-2 spanking by the Dodgers mean the Giants have lost nine of their last twelve games and eight of the last twelve starts by Logan Webb. There is nothing good to report about last night. Nothing! Webb gave up six runs on eight hits in...

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