1. Tim Lincecum's Spirit Is Broken, and so Are the Giants

    Even the stoic, poised, inward-looking Tim Lincecum couldn't mask his emotions on this night. No matter how poorly his club has hit in games that he's pitched (and virtually every ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 1,623 reads 12 comments

  2. Another Freakish Feat for Tim Lincecum

    They thought he was too small. Hence, he was drafted in the 48th and 42nd rounds , respectively, of the MLB amateur draft in 2003 and 2005, but did not sign with the Cubs or Indians ...

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  3. SF Giants: 5 Reasons It's Still Not as Bad as You Think

    Before you start thinking about the 2012 edition of the San Francisco Giants , you ought to consider some key reasons why the defending world champions' four-game deficit in the NL West isn't nearly as insurmountable as it may appear...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 947 reads 28 comments

  4. San Francisco Giants: Will Eric Surkamp Have the Madison Bumgarner Effect?

    Remember the name Todd Wellemeyer? Like most Giants fans, you've probably forgotten about that brief and difficult chapter of Giants baseball in 2010 that included Wellemeyer's implosion...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 1,081 reads 6 comments

  5. Dear Bruce Bochy ...

    Dear Bruce Bochy , This letter was born out of curiosity as much as it was out of necessity. With your club now three games behind the NL West-leading Arizona Diamondbacks following ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 561 reads 17 comments

  6. Little League World Series 2011 Bracket: Previewing USA Final

    With every victory, the next contest becomes the newest most-important game of their lives. Who are they? Well, mostly 12-year-old boys whose dream of reaching the Little League World Series has come true...

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  7. Sandoval, Beltran, and Belt: The Last Hope for Giants' Offense, Playoff Push

    Rumor has it that Brandon Belt has finally earned an everyday spot in the lineup. Combine the everyday presence of Belt with the only consistent hitter in San Francisco's lineup ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 557 reads 9 comments

  8. MLB Free Agents: 5 Coups We Could See This Offseason

    As we hit the stretch run in the 2011 MLB season, with fall baseball around the corner, it's time to start considering what star free agents may change scenery this offseason...

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  9. Possibile Reasons for Giants' Heath Bell Waiver Claim

    According to ESPN's Buster Olney , the Giants have claimed San Diego Padres All-Star closer Heath Bell off waivers...

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  10. 4 Reasons Why Carlos Beltran Has Struggled with the Giants

    Carlos Beltran has only been a Giant for a month, and half of his time in the Orange and Black has been spent out of the lineup due to injury. Nonetheless, his numbers haven't been what the Giants hoped for or expected...

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  11. Giants or D'Backs? A Statistical Look at Each Club's Chances at Winning the West

    With 34 games to go, just one game separates the Arizona Diamondbacks and the San Francisco Giants in the NL West...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 4,152 reads 17 comments

  12. Tim Lincecum and Matt Cain Leaving the Giants? Not So Fast

    Are Tim Lincecum and Matt Cain chomping at the bit to leave the Giants because they can't get any run support? If you've been listening to sports talk radio or other Giants-related ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 2,121 reads 10 comments

  13. San Francisco Giants: The Miracle That Is the 2011 Season Continues

    Yes, you read that title correctly. The San Francisco Giants are having a miracle season. And no, the idea that 2011 has been a miracle season is not a delusion-generated confusion ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 689 reads 14 comments

  14. 10 MLB Players on Contending Teams Most Likely To Break Down

    As we hit mid-August, it's time to consider which players from contending teams are most susceptible to breaking down, whether in terms of injury or performance...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 2,025 reads 23 comments

  15. San Francisco Giants: Surging Tim Lincecum Once Again Key to SF's Playoff Hopes

    Tim Lincecum could very well be the most important San Francisco Giant ever. His amazing ability in spite of his small stature embodies what the Giants are as a whole...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 1,126 reads 4 comments

  16. Panic and Frustration Aside, the Facts About Giants' Postseason Chances

    If you're looking for lamentations over the unbelievably treacherous road the Giants have been on all season long, which came to a climax Tuesday night in Atlanta , you've got the wrong article...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 2,382 reads 8 comments

  17. San Francisco Giants: 4 Reasons Nate Schierholtz Should Be Everyday Leadoff Man

    When you think of what a leadoff hitter for a world championship-caliber team should look like, what type of stats come to mind? How are a .277 batting average, 9 home runs, 41 RBI, and a ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 303 reads 6 comments

  18. San Francisco Giants: Why Defending Champs Are Right Where They Want to Be

    The Giants were coming off another difficult loss, and this one really hurt. It cost them even more ground in the standings, and the team they were chasing, an upstart club that ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 436 reads 3 comments

  19. San Francisco Giants: 3 Reasons They Can Still Win Atlanta Series

    With the Giants suddenly finding themselves trailing the streaking Arizona Diamondbacks in the NL West, the defending world champs open up a four-game series Monday night against ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 1,071 reads 6 comments

  20. San Francisco Giants: Why Brandon Belt Is Even Better Than You Think

    Before the 2011 season began, Brandon Belt was being compared to Buster Posey, anointed as the next phenomenal young talent to burst onto the major league scene and help carry the San Francisco Giants to another World Series title...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 1,560 reads 3 comments

  21. San Francisco Giants: With Offense Beyond Bad, There's Only One Way to Repeat

    What's left to be said about the Giants offense? Nothing. "Nothing" in terms of an affirmative statement of how lifeless the bats are for the defending champs, and "nothing" as in "there's no more to say...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 833 reads 9 comments

  22. San Francisco Giants: The 15 Most Underrated Giants of All-Time

    The San Francisco Giants have a rich history of talented ball players who have brought their fans thrills and unforgettable moments on the diamond...

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  23. San Francisco Giants: How Season Could Come Down to the Final Weekend...Again

    For the first time since June 24, a team other than the San Francisco Giants occupies first place in the National League West...

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  24. Is It Time for the Giants to Go to a 4-Man Rotation?

    Some food for thought: The combined ERA for Giants ' starters Tim Lincecum, Matt Cain, Madison Bumgarner and Ryan Vogelsong: 2.94. The combined ERA for Barry Zito and Jonathan Sanchez: 4...

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  25. Does Aubrey Huff Hold the Key That Unlocks San Francisco's Offense?

    Whatever the San Francisco Giants have done to try and jump-start their frigid offense so far in 2011, even the latest move to acquire rent-a-slugger Carlos Beltran from the New ...

    Manny Randhawa Written by Manny Randhawa about almost 3 years ago 219 reads 4 comments