1. Nate Davis On 49ers' Practice Squad As QB Carousel Goes On

    Nate Davis could still be the San Francisco 49ers potential quarterback of the future, but the organization is intent on winning now and opted to hand the No. 3 job to veteran Troy Smith...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 5,003 reads 38 comments

  2. Yahoo! Sports Charge Shameless: Texas, Alabama, Ohio State All Duck Boise State

    Dan Wetzel, who writes college football for Yahoo! Sports, wrote on Monday that many big-time college football programs across the country are upset at Boise State...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 1,030 reads 50 comments

  3. San Francisco Giants' Bold Move Pays Off, Kid Speedster Steals Big Win

    The San Francisco Giants did everything most fans insist that they never do and came away with an important win on Thursday night, beating the Colorado Rockies 2-1, to gain a game on the NL West-leading San Diego Padres...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 2,848 reads 19 comments

  4. No Need For Dontrelle Willis, But Giants Should Stock Up Down Stretch

    The San Francisco Giants are still in the playoff chase, even after Monday’s mind-bending loss. Really, could the gem that Jonathan Sanchez pitched have been wasted any more painfully ...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 3,142 reads 22 comments

  5. San Francisco Giants Benched Rowand, Waited on Sandoval, Added Guillen: Next?

    Fans haven't been hesitant to point to the player or the plan that keeps the San Francisco Giants from soaring to the top of the NL West and well past the field in the wild-card race...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 1,462 reads 7 comments

  6. Tim Lincecum's Problems Aren't Caused by Buster Posey

    The notion that Tim Lincecum's woeful performance in August was prompted by rookie catcher Buster Posey tipping pitches is utterly ridiculous...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 1,780 reads 38 comments

  7. Posey, Burrell, Torres Lead San Francisco Giants in Wild Card Chase

    Major League Baseball wasn't necessarily meant to be enjoyed with one finger extended in an attempt to find a target for today's round of criticism...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 25 reads 8 comments

  8. Michael Crabtree, Vernon Davis Need Alex Smith To Shine for 49ers To Win

    The discussion centering on Nate Davis and whether he can become a starting NFL quarterback has led to San Francisco 49ers fans trying to convince one another that Alex Smith only needs to avoid losing games in order for the club to succeed...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 2,242 reads 21 comments

  9. Mike Singletary Says QB Nate Davis Nowhere Near Ready To Play

    San Francisco 49ers fans are fascinated by quarterback Nate Davis and his physical tools. But, the growing love affair with the second-year passer won't extend to the regular season...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 1,296 reads 42 comments

  10. Streaking Giants Didn't Pay Dearly To Fix What's Not Broken

    The are people who refuse to acknowledge reality and continue to insist that the San Francisco Giants needed to make a blockbuster deal before the trade deadline passed. The Giants did exactly what they should've done...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 4,791 reads 73 comments

  11. MLB Trade Deadline: Moves Would Be Luxury for Streaking Giants

    It's tempting for the more seasoned (really old) followers of the San Francisco Giants to sit back and enjoy what has been a fabulous start to the second half of the season...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about almost 4 years ago 4,376 reads 14 comments

  12. Fallen Giant Eugenio Velez "OK," Ball Park Reporting Is Not

    Eugenio Velez is "doing OK," according to the San Francisco Giants medical staff after he was hit in the head by a foul line drive off the bat of Pat Burrell on Saturday night in Arizona...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 1,241 reads 14 comments

  13. San Francisco Giants Need Triple-A Team To Produce Marketable Talent

    The San Francisco Giants really need another left-hander out of the bullpen now that Jeremy Affeldt's sidelined with a torn oblique muscle. The club also needs minor league talent to attract a proven big league run-producer in trade...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 3,226 reads 22 comments

  14. Giants' Bochy Spurs Comeback, Heats Up Dodgers' Rivalry

    San Francisco Giants fans who have spent Bruce Bochy's entire tenure as manager calling him names and blaming him for much of what troubles the club have to step back now...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 3,251 reads 49 comments

  15. San Francisco Giants on a Hot Streak, and This Time It's Real

    The San Francisco Giants have won four of their first five coming out of the All-Star break—five of five if not for a blown call at home plate that cost them a win over the New York Mets on Sunday...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 3,722 reads 34 comments

  16. Giants Sign Dontrelle Willis, Hope Homecoming Will Help Troubled Lefty

    Alameda native Dontrelle Willis has signed a minor league contract to try to resurrect his career with the San Francisco Giants organization...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 2,683 reads 5 comments

  17. Odds Are the San Francisco Giants Will Get What They Need Without Trades

    The San Francisco Giants need a big bat to make a big run at a National League playoff berth. Guess what? They don't need to trade starting pitcher Jonathan Sanchez (who still has ...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 4,761 reads 31 comments

  18. NBA Rumors: Ex-Miami Heat Small Forward Dorell Wright to Sign with Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors are near a deal with former Miami Heat small forward Dorell Heat, according to a variety of sources close the club. http://www.nba...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 3,295 reads 2 comments

  19. Anthony Morrow Signs $12 Million Offer Sheet With Nets

    Restricted free-agent Anthony Morrow has agreed on a three-year, $12 million deal with the New Jersey Nets, according to Yahoo! Sports...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 849 reads 1 comments

  20. Brandon Wright, Reggie Williams Lead Golden State Warriors in Summer League

    Reggie Williams scored 22 points to lead the Golden State Warriors in the Las Vegas Summer League to an opening-night win over the New Orleans Hornets, 77-76, on Friday...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 1,770 reads 0 comments

  21. Monta Ellis for O.J. Mayo Back on Table for Golden State Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors are in position to use guard Monta Ellis and his $11 million contract to fill the hole they have at big guard/small forward by consummating the much-discussed ...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 15,011 reads 31 comments

  22. David Lee Leaves Knicks for Warriors in Three-Player Trade (No Monta Ellis)

    The Golden State Warriors have landed a proven power forward without giving up guard Monta Ellis. The Warriors send swingman Kelenna Azuibuke, veteran big man Ronny Turiaf and forward ...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 1,718 reads 19 comments

  23. Corey Hart's Acquistion Would Fill San Francisco Giants' Hole, Open Another

    San Francisco Giants fans might want to think for a moment before they start crowing over the idea of slugger Corey Hart being acquired in trade to fill, once and for all, the right field spot...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 7,334 reads 34 comments

  24. Monta Ellis-To-New York Knicks Deal Makes Perfect Sense

    There's no denying that Monta Ellis is an entertaining, explosive player on one of the worst teams in the NBA...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 152 reads 10 comments

  25. Some Good, Some Bad: Rating All-Time San Francisco Giants Managers

    Bruce Bochy isn't the worst manager in San Francisco Giants history. That designation is reserved for a man most modern day fans have never heard of, who was scouting for the club when a mid-season manager's change suddenly put him in control...

    Ted Sillanpaa Written by Ted Sillanpaa about 4 years ago 2,217 reads 20 comments