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June 01, 20112

Coming to terms with the loss of Buster Posey

Haven’t been around much lately on the blog or Twitter. I went to a bachelor party on Wednesday that lasted until after

May 22, 20118

Objectivity went out the window today

Put the above headline in the category of “relatively speaking.” Objectivity has always been a selectively used tool in this space, and

May 20, 20112

Nate Schierholtz no longer fears the Grim Bochy

The ball was hit to the right of center, and kept slicing away to the right like 90% of the balls I’ve

May 13, 20113

Jeremy Roenick and fake fans

Jeremy Roenick called Patrick Marleau “gutless” after the Sharks gave away Game 5 at home against Detroit, and it accomplished what Roenick

May 12, 20112

Giants’ game of musical catharsis continues…

Aubrey Huff laced a homer to right field — right center, really — during what hopefully was one of the coldest night

May 09, 20114

If Ryan Vogelsong really is good, what about Barry Zito?

San Francisco Giants history is littered with great beginnings from homegrown pitchers like William VanLandingham, Jamie Brewington, Jerome Williams and Kurt Ainsworth,

May 08, 20114

After early obstacles, Giants positioned to win NL West

It’s been a nice, easy start to the season for the San Francisco Giants.  Lots of fun celebrations; 22 of their first

May 05, 20117

Dave Chappelle told jokes, peeled layers until 4:30 am

I wrote 650 words on Saturday about “Friday night’s” Dave Chappelle surprise performance, and somehow it got deleted. I still blame WordPress

April 28, 20112

Golden State Warriors’ next coach should be…

Back when the 49ers were coachless a few months ago, I was pretty sure they wouldn’t get Jim Harbaugh. Optimistic, I know.

April 26, 20111

Once Aubrey Huff starts hitting, Giants will make their run

Wild, completely old school win tonight for the San Francisco Giants. A low scoring game in front of less than 10,000 people,

April 24, 20112

5 annoying things about Saturday’s Giants game

Well, that was a waste of a gray, drizzly afternoon. A nap would have been a much better option. Not only did

April 21, 20116

Giants aren’t doing Brandon Belt justice

The Giants never wanted to bring Brandon Belt with them to Los Angeles to start the season. That’s not only clear because

April 20, 20115

Anything to avoid praising Jonathan Sanchez

Jonathan Sanchez gave up one hit through the first six innings tonight, and people will still find ways to complain. He walked

April 19, 20110

Warriors Live Vicariously Through Familiar Faces

The craziest thing about Sunday night’s Celtics/Knicks game, other that Amar’e Stoudemire dunk where he went around Kevin Garnett and over Jermaine O’Neal so

April 17, 20113

Barry Zito’s only saving grace now in jeopardy

I’m supposed to be at a going-away party right now, but instead my wife’s there and I’m home sick. No better way

April 14, 20113

Strangest sports day ever?

I started a new job on Monday, and while it’s better than my prior gig in pretty much every way imaginable (especially

April 08, 20110

Yet another reminder that every Giant matters

Those who’ve followed the San Francisco Giants have been observing the most dramatic franchise in Major League Baseball over the last ten

April 06, 20110

Early expectations and Giants success don’t mix

The last time there was this much anticipation for the start of a San Francisco Giants season, it was (cue futuristic keyboard

April 05, 20110

Giants, Athletics Start Season By Kicking Baseballs Around

We interrupted the traditional “Week In Review” format last week to talk about the best- and worst-case scenarios for the San Francisco

April 04, 20111

Cash, truffles, cookies … who won the prizes?

Congratulations to Fixing Clam Chowder, champion of the 2011 BASG March Madness Tournament Classic, presented by Zima! Did you know that domestic

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