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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

Putrid Baseball 2024

Putrid Baseball 2024

by DrLefty It was just under a year ago that I published the 2023 edition of Putrid Baseball*, which promptly shamed the Giants into playing better, an effect that lasted until...well, until it didn't. Since talking about yesterday's game or the season in general...

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2024 MyGuy Event: Join!

2024 MyGuy Event: Join!

Editor's Note: In view of the Giants terrible loss last night we decided to publish the MyGuy article today in lieu of a game story. by  Haak Away Three Reasons to Join in on MyGuy2024™ Frustration Relief No matter how bad things get on the MLB level, you will have...

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Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

by DrLefty It almost, almost was one of those teeth-gnashing days of frustration. Almost. But then, as baseball games can, things turned and we all went home happy. (Well, most of us. There were a few Padres fans representing, but not nearly as many as there were...

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Swept Away In LA

Swept Away In LA

by Greek Giant It's bad enough to lose to the Dodgers. It's much worse to be swept. Last night the Giants lost 5-4 and in the process got swept in the three-game series and are now riding a four-game losing streak to start this young season at 2-5. Last night's...

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Giants Go Down 8-3 In LA

Giants Go Down 8-3 In LA

by Greek Giant In their 8-3 loss to the hated Dodgers in Los Angeles last night the Giants were mostly dead in the water. I would like to take time to write a thorough, at bat-by-at bat analysis or a rigorous play-by-play review of this game but I have better things...

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No Middle Relief In Sight

No Middle Relief In Sight

by Greek Giant n my preview for the 2024 season I mentioned some questions about the Giants middle relief corps. Those question marks became an Achilles heel for the Giants in the Opening Day loss. In yesterday's 6-4 Opening Day loss at the hands of the Padres in San...

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