A Brief Mid-Season Recap: Longing to Belong

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July is when baseball season changes from a new friend that you are getting to know into either a welcomed confidant or a nuisance that refuses to bring delight. The spring and summer weather has lost its novelty. The crack of the bat and the satisfying first bite of the dog are not enough anymore. […] READ MORE


Buster Posey Leads Trio of Giants All-Stars

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For the first time since 2016, the San Francisco Giants have three representatives in the All-Star Game. Of the three Giants All-Stars, Buster Posey will start the game while shortstop Brandon Crawford and team ace Kevin Gausman were announced on Sunday. Kevin Gausman, who is slated to start Sunday against the Washington Nationals, is not […] READ MORE


San Francisco Giants First Half Studs

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The San Francisco Giants cap the first half of the 2021 season with a victory at Chase Field in Arizona. The win comes on the heels of a four-game losing streak. The four-game skid prior to Friday night’s victory marks the largest losing streak for the club this season. The Giants currently have a record […] READ MORE


Why the Giants Own First Place in the NL West

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The NL West is loaded at the top end. The Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres continue to be must-see TV as the division rivals wrap up their three-game set Wednesday evening. However, it’s another California team that resides atop the division, the San Francisco Giants . This article was almost titled, “Why the […] READ MORE


Giants Beat The Dodgers: Prove They Belong

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The San Francisco Giants have been a great story in 2021. At the start of the year, they weren’t even in the conversation in the NL West. The word on the street was that not only the NL West, but arguably the National League as a whole was a two-team race. It was all about […] READ MORE


Giants Bounce Back To Sweep Diamondbacks

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After being humbled by the Los Angeles Dodgers, we saw the San Francisco Giants bounce back to take both games vs. the Arizona Diamondbacks. The D-backs have now lost ten straight and hold onto the worst record in the National League at 18-32. The wins for San Francisco propelled the Giants to a record of […] READ MORE


Notes From Four-Game Giants Sweep of Reds

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The red-hot San Francisco Giants were able to sweep their four-game series with the Cincinnati Reds. The talk of the Giants has been the success of their starting pitching. Their starters stayed true to form during the four-game set, cruising through Reds hitters. The bats for the Giants exploded in the final game of the […] READ MORE


Alex Wood Returning to All-Star Form in 2021

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Alex Wood has been outstanding in 2021. He is 5-0 in his first six starts as a member of the San Francisco Giants. And, his 1.75 ERA sits in the middle of the three-headed monster that also includes Kevin Gausman (1.66 ERA) and Anthony DeSclafani (2.03). An All-Star in 2017, Wood pitched to the tune […] READ MORE


The Surprising Giants Hot Start Analysis

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Ok, raise your hand if you expected the San Francisco Giants to be in first place in the NL West at the conclusion of the first month of the season. As long as everyone remains unbiased, not many hands should be flying up to the sky. However, for the first time since 2014, The underdog […] READ MORE


San Francisco Giants Pitching Exceeding Expectations Early On

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Looking back on 2020, It was expected that the San Francisco Giants’ strength heading into 2021 would be their offense. The team finished fifth in batting average, edging out powerhouse lineups such as the Chicago White Sox, and defending champion Los Angeles Dodgers. On the mound, however, the team struggled in 2020. Giants pitching finished […] READ MORE