Sergio, Scutaro, and Sandoval: Why the 2012 Giants World Series Run Was More Special than 2010

For me, I didn’t start believing something could happen for the Giants this year until this at-bat – Giants up 6 to 4, Sergio Romo versus the mighty Jay Bruce with two men on in Game 5 of the NLDS, October 11, 2012:

 

 

Marcia and I were huddled in the kitchen with KNBR on, nervously cleaning and . . . → Read More: Sergio, Scutaro, and Sandoval: Why the 2012 Giants World Series Run Was More Special than 2010

The Giants are Going to the World Series…Again!

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My 2012 Pretend Baseball Team

For those of you who like playing pretend baseball GM (aka “Fantasy Baseball”), here’s my 2012 NL Rotisserie Team:

Pos
Sal
Player

P
24
Greinke, Z*

P
13
Lilly, T*

P
9
Leake, M

P
6
Capuano, C

P
5
Santana, J*

P
1
de la Rosa, J

P
1
Clippard, T*

P
11
 Francisco, F

P
21
Wilson, B

C
3
Ellis, AJ

C
1
Ross, D*

1B
10
Sanchez, G*

2B
15
Hill, A

3B
10
Wigginton, T*

SS
15
Castro, S*

CF
10
Gamel, M*

MF
8
Furcal, R

OF
31
Upton, J*

OF
22
Beltran, C*

OF
14
Berkman, L*

OF
10
Jay, J*

OF
10
Torres, A

UT
10
Drew, S

Players with a * were kept from last season.

Coming out of the . . . → Read More: My 2012 Pretend Baseball Team

A Giant Wait: from Will Clark to Aubrey Huff

I’ve been waiting 23 years for this. No, I can’t quite claim like Mike Murphy and many others that I’ve been waiting 52 years for a World Series championship in San Francisco, but I can safely say I’ve been waiting 23 years for this. And for me it all connects with who was playing first base.

It . . . → Read More: A Giant Wait: from Will Clark to Aubrey Huff

The Giants Win the Pennant!

That was one . . . → Read More: The Giants Win the Pennant!