Tag Archives: San Francisco Giants

  • The 13 Greatest Comebacks in MLB Postseason History

    The 13 Greatest Comebacks in MLB Postseason History

    Well, last night the San Francisco Giants became only the 12th MLB team to come back from a 3-1 deficit in a best-of-seven series. So the topic for today’s list was a no-brainer: best postseason comebacks in MLB history. It includes all twelve 3-1 comebacks, plus one comeback from a best-of-give series, and while a […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/22/12 — Marco Scutaro

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/22/12 — Marco Scutaro

    Five days ago the San Francisco Giants’ chances of reaching the World Series for the second time in three years were not looking good.  After all, they had just lost Game 4 of the NLCS by a score of 8-3, and with the Cards holding a commanding 3-1 series lead, the Giants would have to […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/17/12 — Matt Carpenter

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/17/12 — Matt Carpenter

    Prior to the opening pitch, many baseball fans were probably wondering who would emerge as the hero of Game 3 of the NLCS between the St. Louis Cardinals and the San Francisco Giants.  And I’m almost certain that not one of those fans had the name Matt Carpenter in mind, but lo and behold, it […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 5th) – Barry Bonds

    This Day In Sports History (October 5th) – Barry Bonds

    It was on this day in 2001 that Barry Bonds hit his 71st home run of the season.  Bonds broke the record, which was previously set by Mark McGwire three years earlier in 1998. Barry Bonds’ 2001 season was one of the greatest statistical seasons by an individual player in Major League history, as he […]

  • This San Francisco Giants Ball Girl Makes A Routine Play Look Hard (Video)

    This San Francisco Giants Ball Girl Makes A Routine Play Look Hard (Video)

    In Philadelphia, the fans are notoriously hard on everybody who sets foot on the field at Citizens Bank Park—players and non-players alike. In fact, they’re so vicious that the Phillies even tried hiring Hooters waitresses to be ball girls in the hope that this might placate the angry masses. But that didn’t work either, as […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 7/17/12 — Barry Zito

    Stat Line Of The Night — 7/17/12 — Barry Zito

    Barry Zito’s career can be described as somewhat of a roller coaster ride that has had its fair share of ups and downs.  His 2012 season can be described in a similar manner, and on Tuesday night he was experiencing an “up” during his start against the Atlanta Braves. Zito provided seven solid innings of […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 7/10/12 — Giants’ All-Stars

    Stat Line Of The Night — 7/10/12 — Giants’ All-Stars

    Whichever team ends up representing the National League in this year’s World Series will probably want to thank the San Francisco Giants.  After all, it was the solid performance from three of the Giants’ all-star representatives that helped the National League earn the 8-0 victory during last night’s midsummer classic, thus earning the NL World […]

  • Crazy Fight Between Giants’ And A’s Fans (Video)

    Crazy Fight Between Giants’ And A’s Fans (Video)

    More awesome behavior from the world of baseball, this time completely removed from actual gameplay. It’s a fight between two groups of opposing baseball fans, but the video makes it look more like a poorly choreographed professional wrestling match. According to whoever uploaded the video, this is what went down: “A’s fan touches/pours beer on […]