1. MLB; You Won't Get a Ring If You Ain't Got That Thing

    After watching the Giants anemic offense this weekend, I was both baffled and disheartened. Just how does a team with such high expectations look so bad? Is this just a bump in ...

    patrick p Written by patrick p about over 4 years ago 238 reads 2 comments

  2. Batting First and Playing Right Field, Nate Shierholtz

    The San Francisco Giants' two biggest surprises of 2010 so far have been Barry Zito's resurgence, and Nate Schierholtz emergence. While Zito is finally enjoying some good press in his fourth year in San Francisco, Schierholtz is hitting ...

    patrick p Written by patrick p about over 4 years ago 792 reads 5 comments

  3. Why Pablo Sandoval's Early Numbers Are Misleading

    Pablo Sandoval is a good player and a breath of fresh air. He's fun to watch play, and he is easy to like. People are talking about his .337 batting average ("He can flat-out hit," says Dan Plesac of MLB...

    patrick p Written by patrick p about over 4 years ago 395 reads 6 comments

  4. Early Results Show Sabean Knows What He's Doing

    Brian Sabean is looking like a genius in the early going. Yeah, I know. We're only nine games into the season; there are 153 games still left to play. Still, one can't help but get excited about the 2010 San Francisco Giants...

    patrick p Written by patrick p about over 4 years ago 68 reads 2 comments

  5. Bowker Starting In Right Field Should Bat Sixth

    Now that Giants manager Bruce Bochy has given the right field job to John Bowker, where will he hit? "There's a good chance he will not be hitting eighth," said a grinning Bochy, who did not divulge specifics (Chris Haft, 04/04/10 mlb...

    patrick p Written by patrick p about over 4 years ago 171 reads 0 comments

  6. Huff Signing Should End The Renteria Experiment

    The Giants signing of Aubrey Huff coupled with Juan Uribe's signing last week, should move Edgar Renteria out of the lineup. This is not a bad thing...

    patrick p Written by patrick p about almost 5 years ago 161 reads 0 comments

  7. What Would It Take For The Giants To Get Adrian Gonzalez?

    The Giants need a left handed bat desperately. A left handed bat that hits for power would be ideal. Adrian Gonzalez is arguably the best left handed power hitter in baseball. And a gold glove first baseman...

    patrick p Written by patrick p about almost 5 years ago 233 reads 13 comments

  8. Why Not a 17 Game NFL Season?

    With all the debate about expanding the NFL to 18 games, I wondered why no one has considered the possibility of a 17 game schedule. I can already hear the critics: How would this work? Who would get the extra home game? I'm glad you asked...

    patrick p Written by patrick p about almost 5 years ago 85 reads 2 comments