Another day, another man down. That seems to be the story these days for the World Series-champion San Francisco Giants.
Freddy Sanchez was placed on the 15-day DL Saturday after dislocating his right shoulder diving for a ball, and continuing the voodoo-like coincidence of the best current Giants hitters going down to injury.
We witnessed this with Pablo Sandoval earlier in the season, Buster Posey a few weeks ago and now with Sanchez.
Tread lightly, Nate Schierholtz...
So how do the Giants mentally come back from losing their three best offensive players on a team that already lacks offense?
They sign Bill Hall, of course.
Hall may turn out to be a great signing by the Giants. In fact, Hall may be just the right player for this team at this point in the season.
At least until the trade deadline.
Until then, here are five bold predictions for the rest of the way.