Tag Archives: San Francisco Giants

Yastrzemski homers in Giants’ 7-6 win in 15 innings

September 17, 2019

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Photo credit: bostonglobe.com By Jeremy Kahn Mike Yastrzemski was the talk of the town, but it was another first year member of the Orange and Black who came through in the end. Alex Dickerson hit a sacrifice fly in the top of the 15th inning to score Donovan Solano from third base, helping the San […]

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Red Sox, Giants aren’t where they want to be, could the two, iconic franchises partner up to improve their 2020 outlook?

September 16, 2019

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By Morris Phillips Statistically, the 2019 Giants are a mixed bag of hope and despair, but one number continues to set itself apart from the group: the Giants have hit just 158 home runs, 52 fewer than the Major League average, and way fewer than anyone could envision a playoff contender subsisting on. Not hitting […]

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San Francisco Giants podcast with Morris Phillips: Excitement builds, Yastrzemski scheduled to play all 3 games at Fenway Park

September 16, 2019

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photo from sfgate.com: San Francisco Giants’ Mike Yastrzemski scores after hitting a solo home run during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, in Phoenix. It was Yastrzemski’s third home run of the game. It was Yastrzemski’s third home run of the game. On the Giants podcast […]

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Cueto goes 5 innings and gives up 3 hits; Yaz takes a dive to score a key run in Giants’ 2-1 win

September 15, 2019

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photo from sfgate.com: San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Johnny Cueto throws against a Miami Marlins batter in the first inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019. By Lewis Rubman Miami: 1 | 5 | 1 San Francisco: 2 | 7 | 1 SAN FRANCISCO — This afternoon’s contest between the […]

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Two-run eighth inning does in Giants, 4-2

September 14, 2019

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photo from sfgate.com: Miami Marlins’ Miguel Rojas (19) is safe at home as San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey, left, can’t make the tag in time during the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, in San Francisco. By Jeremy Kahn SAN FRANCISCO — After losing the lead just an inning prior, […]

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Posey drives in lone run in Giants’ 1-0 win

September 13, 2019

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Photo credit: nbcsports.com By Jeremy Kahn SAN FRANCISCO — Tyler Beede pitched one of his best games as a major leaguer, and he got the only run he needed from his battery mate. Beede went 6.1 innings, allowing zero runs on just three hits, walking one and striking out five and the San Francisco Giants […]

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S.F. Giants Thursday game wrap: Bucs take 3 out of 4 from Giants with 4-2 win

September 13, 2019

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sfgate.com photo: Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Joe Musgrove works in the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, in San Francisco. By Jeremy Harness It was a matinee that surely will be forgotten by all as the San Francisco Giants fell flat 4-2 on Thursday afternoon to […]

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Anonymous Giants not nearly established enough to top the steadier Pirates, lose 6-3

September 11, 2019

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By Morris Phillips SAN FRANCISCO–A franchise record 62 players have suited up for the Giants this year, and it’s not just difficult to figure out who’s who. On nights like Wednesday, it’s difficult to determine who’s supposed to do what, and when they’re supposed to do it. The visiting Pirates had a better grasp on […]

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Headline Sports podcast with London Marq: Rape allegation against AB has him countersuing; Big Papi looks great, throws out the first ball at Fenway; plus more

September 11, 2019

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Photo credit: abc7chicago.com On Headline Sports with London: #1 Former Oakland Raider Antonio Brown is countersuing his former Florida trainer Britney Taylor for civil extortion for accusing him of rape. Brown, who is now with the New England Patriots, categorically denies the allegations. The Patriots released a statement acknowledging the allegations and said the NFL […]

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San Francisco Giants podcast with Michael Duca: Charlie Silvera was a Giant in SF even though he wasn’t a Giant; Giants-Bucs in game 3 of 4-game series today

September 11, 2019

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photo from newyorktimes.com file: Charlie Silvera, second from right, was Yogi Berra’s backup catcher during the Yankees’ dynasty years of the 1950s. He gave pointers to three young catchers (from left, Gus Triandos, Lou Berberet and Vince Pisani) at a pre-season Yankee workout in Glendale, Calif., in 1953 On the Giants podcast with Michael Duca: […]

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