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McCovey Chronicles Oct 24, 2014

How Jonathan Sanchez controls the world

Jeremy Guthrie is starting Game 3 of the 2014 World Series, just like he was supposed to. Jeremy Guthrie is starting for the Kansas City Royals in Game 3 of the World Series. I know a little bit about him, but not much. He's the pitcher who inspired the Jeremy Guthrie Award, which goes to pitchers who throw in the mid-90s despite sounding like soft-tossing Bronson Arroyo-types. He's from Ashland, which means I probably had to clean his dishes at Omar's* at least once. He has a Barry Zito kind of up/down pattern to his ERAs, with better ups and better downs. He is the very definition of a...

It’s Bumgarner vs. Zito (er, Wainwright) in Game 5

Barry Zito throws a pitch in Game 5 of the 2012 NLCS at St. Louis Game 5 of the National League Championship Series comes to this: For the Giants, Madison Bumgarner needs to be Madison Bumgarner for the Giants to advance to the World Series. To prevent that, Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright needs to be Barry Zito. As you might recall, Zito pitched shutout ball at Busch Stadium in Game 5 of the 2012 NLCS, with the Giants down 3-1 in the series, to send it back to San Francisco. The Cardinals just want to get this series back to St. Louis. Actually, Wainwright already has experience in...
Los Angeles Times Oct 13, 2014

Former S.F. Giants pitcher Barry Zito lists Kentfield estate for rent

Former San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito, who currently has one home on the market in Los Angeles, has listed his hillside estate in Marin County's Kentfield neighborhood for rent at $25,000 a month. Alternatively, the property can be purchased for $8.995 million.

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