Tag Archives: SF Giants

What do we expect from Brandon Crawford in 2014?

Over at McCovey Chronicles, Grant Bisbee (@mccoveychron — a must follow even for the non SF Giant fans out there) has a piece today about Brandon Crawford, trying to offer some perspective on projecting him for 2014 and beyond (partially tongue in … Continue reading

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Who is Brandon Belt?

Being a sabermetrically inclined baseball fan resident in San Francisco, I am painfully aware that  Brandon Belt has been a cause célèbre for a number of years. The Baby Giraffe finally came up to stay in mid 2011 after tearing … Continue reading

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Why Can’t Buster Posey Do it Again?

I was talking to a friend in our Ottoneu league about 2013 expectations for my roster, and he made a comment that I wasn’t expecting – namely, that he was expecting a significant regression from Buster Posey.    Given Posey’s age, … Continue reading

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Barry Zito Gives the Giants the Best Chance to Repeat

It’s only the 2nd of March, but already there is intrigue in the cactus league camp of the reigning World Champion.  Though denied officially by the Giants organization, the word on the street is that Barry Zito is dangerously close … Continue reading

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2011 Giants – Reigning World Series Champs in Trouble

As pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training, San Francisco still buzzes with its first World Championship since moving to the west coast.  While I understand celebrating a long sought after title (I can remember celebrating the New York Rangers … Continue reading

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