Hunter Pence San Francisco Giants
June 14, 20144

“I don’t think the Giants have made more mental errors in one inning this year. Maybe the last 10 years.”

Everything seemed to be going so well. It was my first time watching the Giants this season from a spot other than the press box, and this spot was pretty

Oakland A's AL West Champions
June 13, 201411

Bandwagoners? Study shows Oakland A’s fans have third-highest “win sensitivity”

Emory Sports Marketing Analytics released a study this week that ranked Major League Baseball fan bases in a variety of ways, including “win sensitivity.” Instead of focusing on how the folks

San Francisco Giants Tim Hudson Spring Training 2014
June 12, 20142

MLB ERA leader Tim Hudson stops Giants’ losing skid

You’re not going to get the most comprehensive recap today, but after taking the last three losses off I figured I should at least put something out there after the

Michael Morse SF Giants
June 12, 201414

Washington Times columnist refers to Michael Morse as “dumb,” gets Morse’s stats completely wrong

I don’t make a habit of reading the Washington Times, and I’m generally distrustful of anyone who goes by “Thom.” But neither of those things stopped me from clicking on one of

Pablo Sandoval
June 12, 20146

Giants can’t recover from Cain’s shaky start, drop third straight

Well, that was fun. The Nationals beat the Giants 4-2 Wednesday night, taking the first three games of the series and turning what looked like a mid-season showdown between National League

Brandon Hicks San Francisco Giants
June 11, 20140

BASGcast (Ep. 96): Alex Pavlovic talks about baseball’s best team

Record-wise, the headline is referring to the San Francisco Giants (in case you didn’t know). Giants beat writer Alex Pavlovic of the Bay Area News Group joined Bay Area Duck

Pablo
June 11, 20140

Giants lose second game in a row – what’s that all about?

If you see Doug Fister walking around the streets of San Francisco tomorrow, don’t be shy. Tap him on the shoulder and ask him about his AT&T Park experience. He’ll probably greet

Radio Wars
June 10, 201464

KNBR dominates May ratings, 95.7 says “thanks, but no thanks” to World Cup

The Nielsen numbers were released yesterday, and not a huge shock — the Giants are pulling in massive ratings for KNBR 680 (which finished No. 1 overall in San Francisco in

Hunter Pence Giants
June 09, 20143

Krukow: Giants think Wheeler threw at Pence for swinging too hard

Former San Francisco Giants prospect Zack Wheeler hit Hunter Pence in the ribs with a 94-mph fastball yesterday. Unlike those instances when a batter gets hit on an 0-2 breaking pitch, this

Tim Lincecum suit mustache glasses
June 08, 20147

The Giants are literally winning two out of every three games

It’s tough to go all-in and declare that a team is really, really good in June, ESPECIALLY after watching all of their games. Instead, the tendency is to talk about how

Michael Morse SF Giants
June 08, 20143

Giants come back, celebrate jersey-ripping, walk-off win over Mets

The Giants would’ve trudged back to a quiet clubhouse after a 4-3 loss, before driving sadly to their homes and apartments – if this game took place in 2013. But it’s 2014, and

sfg
June 07, 20141

Hudson has horse racing opinions, Bochy compares Romo to Wilson, considers himself a “Superman guy”

Starting pitchers always face the media after they pitch, but they’re usually left to themselves in the hours before their starts. That was also the case today, but Tim Hudson seemed

Buster Posey SF Giants pouty face
June 06, 20142

Giants get win No. 40, Posey and Cain are officially back

The Giants have come pretty danged close to winning two-thirds of their games. But this 4-2 win over the Mets looked like a win from 2012, with Matt Cain throwing seven

Kaepernick superman
June 06, 20148

Colin Kaepernick is the new Madison Bumgarner

If the very idea that this comparison could exist causes your Carhartt baseball cap to spin backwards (i.e. the “wrong way, especially for a quarterback of a football TEAM”), that’s exactly the

Sergio Romo 2014 Spring Training
May 30, 20142

Sergio Romo’s struggles – slump or trend?

Worrying about a closer who’s tied for the Major League lead in saves sounds a bit ridiculous, but here we are. Besides some injuries that don’t really seem to be

Hunter Pence scooter
May 28, 20142

Our short regional nightmare is over: SFPD has recovered Hunter Pence’s stolen scooter

A day after Hunter Pence said he’d gone ahead and ordered a new scooter, the one that was stolen from outside Epic Roasthouse has been returned to its rightful owner.

95.7 FM The Game
May 28, 20148

Probably just a coincidence: @957thegame tweeted far more about the A’s last night than the Giants

I’ll willingly admit this whole thing is completely ridiculous. But before we get back to the truly newsworthy items like scooters and mustaches, I’d like to share my findings after poring over

Tim Hudson SF Giants
May 28, 20143

In some ways, the game is getting easier for Tim Hudson at age 38

To be considered one of the best, one must perform well at every opportunity or doubt starts creeping in. Tim Hudson was unquestionably the Giants’ best starter through the first

damon bruce the game
May 27, 201451

Damon Bruce rants against BASG, the internet and A’s fans (but mostly A’s fans)

I guess I kind of knew this was coming, since you can’t question Damon Bruce on Twitter without him getting offended and lashing out. That’s why it’s funny that one of

Giants A's hat
May 27, 201421

95.7 “The Game” gets defensive when their social media policy is questioned

The Oakland A’s and San Francisco Giants played home games at the same time yesterday. The A’s hosted the Detroit Tigers, while the Giants faced the Chicago Cubs. Sellout crowds on both sides

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