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August 23, 20104

Can we end this “batting second, Buster Posey” charade now?

Forget In-N-Out and Alka Seltzer; the best cure for a hangover is actually a bunch of multiple-hit games throughout the lineup. Another

August 22, 20101

Giants go on bender, wake up next to Cody Ross

Don’t mind Brian Sabean if you see him in a 7-11 buying Gatorade, Ibuprofen and Alka-Seltzer. Or if you see a haggard

August 20, 20104

49ers/Vikings provides chance to watch popular QB play

While many will tune in on Sunday night to catch a glimpse of Brett Favre, and many others will focus on continuing

August 20, 20102

Giants interested in every available OF

Cody Ross, Brad Hawpe, Johnny Damon, Luis Gonzalez, Andre Dawson….is there an outfielder the Giants don’t have interest in? Not sure what

August 19, 20100

NL isn’t good enough for Giants fans to panic

Philadelphia radio host Howard Eskin came on with Brian Murphy this morning and delighted in tromping all over the San Francisco Giants

August 18, 20106

BASG vs. ESPN’s Rob Neyer (OK, not really)

Normally linksharing between blogs is pretty common and not really worth noting, but I’m not too jaded to admit I was flattered

August 17, 20106

Numbers aren’t everything in the preseason

Wasn’t able to catch the 49ers’ first preseason game live, because I am an incredible fiance. Instead of lounging on the couch

August 17, 201010

We can’t fix Tim Lincecum

We don’t know what’s wrong with Lincecum. And “we” means everybody. Fans, reporters, coaches, front office execs, former pitchers, even meddling fathers

August 16, 20100

Scot McCloughan convinces Pete Carroll on Balmer

Come with me, on a trip to Renton, Washington. Pete Carroll’s office, to be specific. I just transcribed the conversation between the

August 13, 20100

Alright Sabean, prove me wrong again

Remember back when Brian Sabean’s trades took everyone by surprise? I had no idea Matt Williams was on the block in 1997,

August 12, 20101

The Bay Area, where nobody ever gets fired

You have to think we’re in for at least another year or two of having Brian Sabean as the general manager of

August 11, 20104

10 rules every fantasy football player must follow

If you ever had any question as to how far removed he’s become from the majority of sports fans throughout the country,

August 10, 20104

In defense of Jonathan Sanchez

No matter how slow the news day, or how fast for that matter, the media absolutely loves it when athletes or coaches

August 09, 20100

Surviving my first high school reunion (and some links)

When I told people I was taking off for my old hometown of Eureka for my 15-year high school reunion instead of

August 05, 20100

Giants vs. Braves: quieting the haters

The Giants are the hottest team in baseball right and … what’s that I hear? I that the sound of haters picking

August 04, 20104

Brett Favre just an actor in ESPN’s reality show

There’s one interesting thing about this annual Brett Favre saga. No, I swear. Well, at least it’s interesting to media consumers/critics/bashers/wannabe’ers like

August 03, 20100

Giants turn clock back to 1993

Back in the days before humidors and dinosaur mascots — hell, back before the days of Coors Field, playing the Rockies used

August 03, 20101

Wishing I were at Niners training camp

Gary Radnich made fun of Matt Maiocco’s twitter habits at the Niners’ “nutcracker” practice yesterday,  and I’m sure Mr. Rabinich figured he

August 02, 20107

Photo shoot proves Andre Ethier is a wookie

First Kobe Bryant, now Andre Ethier. From now on, any Los Angeles athlete who gets a call from LA Times Magazine asking

July 31, 20106

I wish I could criticize Sabean…

I really, really do. Ever since sports talk radio changed the way we talk, whine, yell and bitch about sports, criticism is

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