Tag Archives: Pablo Sandoval

Worse Trade Deadline — Giants or Mariners?

The emerging consensus on the 2013 MLB Trade Deadline seems to be that it was a dud, and I can’t say that I disagree.  Rather than breaking down the trades that happened, I find myself drawn to those teams that … Continue reading

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Surprises after 40 Games — NL Version

Yesterday, we took a quick glance at some surprises in the American League through the season’s first two months.  Today, let’s have a look through the numbers in the Senior Circuit (offense here and pitching here): (1)  The best hitting … Continue reading

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Contrasting Extensions — Andrus and the Panda

Hot off the presses, the Texas Rangers have signed a three year extension with Elvis Andrus worth approximately $14M.  Just a few weeks ago, the team that beat Andrus’ Rangers for the 2010 World Series title extended third baseman Pablo … Continue reading

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Why Extend Pablo Sandoval Now?

My New Years resolution was to resist ripping Brian Sabean for as long as possible, so please give me credit for lasting 19 days.  News has just come down that the San Francisco Giants and Pablo Sandoval have agreed to … Continue reading

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