1. Brian Sabean: This Is All on You

    During the course of the season, Giants fans have gotten to see some of the young players develop into legitimate ballplayers. Pablo Sandoval, Nate Schierholtz, Eugenio Velez, Tim Lincecum, Matt Cain, Brian Wilson, and so forth...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 5 years ago 266 reads 3 comments

  2. San Francisco Giants Minor League Update

    With any baseball team, how it will look in the future is almost as important as how it looks in the present. For Giants fans the scenario looks pretty rosy on both aspects...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 5 years ago 843 reads 2 comments

  3. SF/LA Preview: Which Giants Need To Step Up?

    A big battle will commence at the crown jewel of the Bay from Aug. 10-12. Giants-Dodgers series are always fun to watch, and the thrill of the playoff race only adds to the intensity...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 5 years ago 137 reads 0 comments

  4. San Francisco Giants: Freddy Sanchez Reminds Me of...Kevin Frandsen?

    Now that the dust has settled from the flurry of deadline deals, let's bring perspective to the moves made by the San Francisco Giants. First, there was the deal to bring Ryan Garko to the Bay...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 5 years ago 508 reads 16 comments

  5. San Francisco Giants Fans Have Reason for Optimism

    The San Francisco Giants season is 50 games in, and from the results at this point here is my attempt at an early-season prognosis: This team is built to contend for years...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 5 years ago 319 reads 0 comments

  6. Follow Major League Baseball: Ditch the Salary Cap

    I felt like putting a fun post up with all the serious stuff going around lately.This actually comes from a conversation I had recently with my dad. In talking about the sporting world, which we always seem to do, we got on to the salary cap...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about over 5 years ago 123 reads 0 comments

  7. Amare Stoudemire to Golden State? Imagine the Possibilities

    If you are a Golden State Warriors fan, chances are you have already sneaked a peak at the mock drafts coming up in June...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about over 5 years ago 1,507 reads 9 comments

  8. Golden State Warriors Must Move On Without Robert Rowell

    After taking a very long sabbatical from writing for BR, I was trying to find something positive to write about with Bay Area sports. Besides the San Jose Sharks, however, there has not been much to shout about...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about over 5 years ago 340 reads 5 comments

  9. Warriors Welcome New Addition

    Today marks the first day that NBA free agents can sign with new teams, even though deals were hammered out during the leaguewide moratorium...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 6 years ago 543 reads 7 comments

  10. How the NL West Can Be Won...If You Can Call it That

    I honestly can't help but cringe when I look at the NL West standings these days. A division that was intriguing because of the pitching has turned into the laughing stock of baseball...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 6 years ago 239 reads 0 comments

  11. San Jose: What Are The Sharks Really Doing?

    The start of free agency has not treated the San Jose Sharks well so far, as many fans will most likely attest. Gone, most notably, is D Brian Campbell who followed the Benjamins to Chicago with a hefty new eight-year contract worth around $56 million...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 6 years ago 483 reads 5 comments

  12. USA Basketball Preview: A Team Built Right

    Watching the HBO Miniseries "John Adams" has put me in a bit of a patriotic mood—so what better way to carry it out than a piece on the USA Basketball team's quest to return to glory ...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 6 years ago 1,124 reads 7 comments

  13. With The 14th Pick, The Golden State Warriors Select...

    With the NBA Draft a mere five days away, speculation abounds as to who will go where when David Stern reads each name from the podium...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 6 years ago 1,020 reads 3 comments

  14. MLB: Willie Randolph Really to Blame?

    The whole Willie Randolph situation couldn't have gone any worse for either him or the New York Mets organization. Here was a guy who was just a game away from the World Series in his SECOND year managing the team...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 6 years ago 401 reads 0 comments

  15. San Francisco Giants: State of the Franchise

    When you're a diehard fan, it becomes very easy for your rational judgment to get clouded—especially if your team is doing very well...

    Phillip Kern Written by Phillip Kern about 6 years ago 1,084 reads 1 comments