He’s a fan.
Robert Gsellman couldn’t believe it.
Another game vs. the Mets, another walk-off win. The San Francisco Giants took their third game of the four-game series on Sunday, via an impressive opposite field home run by Mike Yastrzemski in the bottom of the 12th inning. The Giants won all three games of the series in extra innings.
This is the Kevin Pillar the San Francisco Giants thought they were getting from Toronto when they traded for the outfielder in April.
Zaidi sounded optimistic a trade would transpire.
A power surge may be arriving in San Francisco on Sunday. According to multiple reports, the Giants are calling up slugging third-base prospect Zach Green. Green, 25, a Sacramento native, has launched 23 home runs with the River Cats this season, while posting a ridiculous OPS of 1.099 in 264 plate appearances.
It got out of hand.
Rumors about who the San Francisco Giants are going to trade have followed the club since the offseason. Now eleven days before the deadline, those rumors have only ramped up, with the club improbably sitting just two games out of the final NL Wild Card spot.
He used to collect Bumgarner cards.
The magic continued on Friday for the San Francisco Giants. The Orange and Black made it seven in a row after Mets left fielder Dom Smith dropped what looked to be a routine fly ball in the bottom of the 10th inning. The error allowed Alex Dickerson, who was running hard with two outs, to score from first base.
Beede was brilliant.
It started in mid-June, a little flicker when they won four straight against the Padres and Brewers. But, naw, back then the Giants were 30-38, eight games under and we were all busy enmeshed in Warriors drama, ACLs, Achilles tendons, all that.
The Giants recent play has made the upcoming trade deadline much more interesting. Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle joined Murph & Mac Friday morning to discuss if the team should buy or sell.
Madison Bumgarner’s trade value might have reached it’s apex after the big lefty tossed a nine-inning gem in the Giants’ wild 16-inning win on Thursday.
Bochy had an explanation.