San Francisco Giants 2014 NLDS Champions
October 08, 201435

Giants move on to NLCS, prove once again that baseball is a team sport

The San Francisco Giants got past the Bryce Harpers in four games, or maybe it just seems that way. Technically, the Giants beat the Nationals 3-2 in Game 4, clinching yet

SF Giants clubhouse Yes Yes Yes
October 07, 20146

Ryan Vogelsong leads Giants in “YES! YES! YES!” chant (video)

The Giants are going back to the NLCS after a 3-2 win that wouldn’t have been possible without another fantastic postseason performance from Ryan Vogelsong. Who knew the guy could

2014 NLDS Game 3 Giants Nationals
October 06, 20144

Nationals avoid sweep with strong outing by Fister, poor throw by Bumgarner

The energy peaked before the game, during introductions and especially when WWE wrestler Daniel Bryan led the AT&T Park crowd in his trademark “YES! YES! YES!” chant. Then both teams went in

Brandon Belt Brandon Crawford
October 04, 201417

Giants win longest postseason game ever on Belt’s HR in 18th

Whenever you think the Giants can’t possibly shove another memorable moment into this five-year block of history-making, something nutty happens. The Nationals should’ve won a 1-0 game that would’ve been one

Jake Peavy Giants
October 03, 201420

Giants take 1-0 NLDS lead over Nationals with 3-2 nailbiter — this is a well-coached team

The Giants were hoping to go back to San Francisco with a split. Check that — the going wisdom was that they were gunning for a split. The way this

Tim Lincecum Giants World Series
October 03, 20147

Thoughts on SF Giants’ NLDS roster (mostly on Lincecum, a little on Brown)

I knew my San Francisco Giants playoff roster projection from two weeks ago would be a little off after Tim Lincecum started pitching well at the end of the season.

Tim Hudson Madison Bumgarner
October 02, 20145

Tim Hudson gets graphic after WC game (and probably ticked off the Nats in the process)

Tim Hudson won the “Good Guy Award” from the local media because he’s pretty accommodating and every once in a while he’ll make an unexpected quip. We’re easy: quotes and jokes,

Madison Bumgarner stone cold
October 01, 201414

The Giants are Madison Bumgarner, and they’re moving on to the NLDS

These Giants are stone cold. The Pirates … well, they weren’t ready systematic dismantling like this. Here they were, with dreams of smacking the Cardinals around on Monday and stealing the

Barry Bonds I'm glassing
October 01, 20143

10 fun “facts” about the Giants-Pirates elimination game

Since LOL KNBR played the role of hype man with his Top 10 videos to fire you up about the San Francisco Giants making the playoffs, I’m going to be lazy

Marco Scutaro 2012 NLCS MVP San Francisco Giants
October 01, 201432

Top 10 SF Giants videos to get you fired up for the playoffs

Here we go again, Giants fans. It’s October. It’s an even year. We’re back. Yay. Its been an odd season, to say the least. Odd start. Odd middle. Odd finish.

Hunter Pence Giants World Series Parade
September 30, 20140

BASGcast (Ep. 110): MLB Playoff Predictions!

Bay Area Duck Guy and Bay Area Sports Guy offer their MLB postseason predictions on BASGcast. The guys (brilliantly) predict everything from the Wild Card to the World Series. ***

September 27, 20140

Brandons lead Giants to 3-1 victory over Padres

After struggling in July and August for completely different reasons, Brandon Crawford and Brandon Belt are getting (or have gotten, rather) hot at just the right time. As a result, the

Tim Lincecum WS Parade
September 27, 20145

Cole, Worley, or … Wacha? Playoff possibilities for Giants’ Wild Card game, plus a Lincecum update

With all apologies to the fans who spent large sums of money to attend one of the last two games of the regular season (or both), these games mean absolutely

Ryan Vogelsong Giants NLCS 630x300
September 27, 20146

Vogelsong: “Sometimes you need some breaks to go your way, and I feel like I haven’t gotten a whole lot this year.”

First, don’t get fooled by the headline. That’s one of the themes of this story, because in many ways Ryan Vogelsong got positively screwed in 2014. We’ll get to that in

Madison Bumgarner Tim Hudson Hunter Pence
September 26, 20143

Bumgarner on winning the Willie Mac Award, plus the 10 best quotes about McCovey from past winners

Madison Bumgarner, as I’m sure you’ve heard by now, was voted the 2014 Willie Mac Award winner. At 25, he’s the third-youngest recipient in the history of the award, behind Jack

Hunter Pence speech 2014
September 26, 20141

From vets to rookies, Giants feel confident heading into familiar territory: an elimination game

“We don’t need no easy (expletive) road. We get to play an extra (expletive) game. It doesn’t matter how you get from A to B, our goal at the beginning

Mike Krukow Duane Kuiper parade
September 26, 201426

Making the Show: behind the scenes look at a Giants broadcast

The San Francisco Giants’ promotions department has produced yearly slogans based on togetherness for the last four seasons. It’s a franchise that values continuity, for reasons based both on marketing and baseball. The

Pence’s “(expletive) champion blood” speech gets Giants ready for postseason
September 26, 201425

Pence’s “(expletive) champion blood” speech gets Giants ready for postseason (video)

The Giants had plenty of reasons to celebrate. The day began with a Brewers loss, which allowed the Giants to back into the Wild Card play-in game. So a celebration

Sergio Romo SF Giants
September 25, 201418

Sergio Romo: “There are things that happen in the clubhouse that should probably stay in the clubhouse.”

Sergio Romo’s weekly show aired this morning on KNBR, and Brian Murphy asked two questions about the weird situation involving the team’s “boycott” of beat writer Andrew Baggarly. Romo wasn’t

September 24, 20141

Dodgers Kershaw Giants, Kershaw NL West

This was an assertion of dominance. The Dodgers won these two September series in nearly identical fashion, and tonight was even worse for the Giants in a few excruciatingly painful ways than the

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