Tagged: ‘San Francisco Giants’

First Pitch: Israel making noise at WBC 2017
March 7th, 2017 at 2:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** Every week day, we're here to share five baseball stories that caught our eye from around the web. Here's what we found for Tuesday, and we hope you enjoy: The World Baseball Classic in underway, and one of the early surprises has been the success of a rag-tag group...

Top 10 MLB first basemen for 2017
February 15th, 2017 at 1:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Feb 14, 2017; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo gets ready to take batting practice during spring training camp at Sloan Park. Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports There are few positions that are both more fun - while simultaneously difficult - to breakdown than first base....

Relief ace Javier Lopez retires from MLB
February 8th, 2017 at 5:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** Lopez was a vital part of four championship bullpens between Boston and San Francisco. John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports Long time MLB reliever Javier Lopez has thrown his last pitch. Lopez, who pitched with the San Francisco Giants from 2010-2016, announced his retirement on Tuesday. "More than anything, it's...

Giants Have Discussed Trading for Yankees’ Andrew Miller; May Have to Part with Best Pitching Prospect
June 5th, 2016 at 12:27 PM
With the San Francisco Giants primed to make another postseason run, the one need they have heading into the summer and the trade deadline is bullpen help. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees have plenty of that and if they fall out of the race next month, the two could potentially be trading...

New York Yankees Have Best Record in A.L. Since Aroldis Chapman’s Return from Suspension
May 24th, 2016 at 8:37 AM
Before Aroldis Chapman was set to return from his 30-game suspension on May 9, the New York Yankees were struggling terribly and in last place of the American League East at 11-18; the term sellers was being used for the team on May 1 after their 8-14 start to the...