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Michael Morse, the Game 1 designated hitter, was once a shortstop

Michael Morse, the Game 1 designated hitter, was once a shortstop

Brandon Crawford is 6-feet-2 and plays at about 211 pounds, which makes him relatively big for a shortstop. Perhaps worried that Crawford might outgrow the position, Geoff Head, one of the organization’s strength coordinators, has joked with Crawford for years… Continue Reading → 
San Jose Mercury News Oct 17, 2014

Brandon Crawford a most indispensable Giant

San Francisco Giants' shortstop Brandon Crawford has grown into a player that manager Bruce Bochy absolutely can't leave off his lineup card
Rotoworld Oct 15, 2014

No changes with Giants' lineup for NLCS Gm 4 - Brandon Crawford (SS) San Francisco Giants

Brandon Crawford will remain in the No. 8 spot for Game 4 of the NLCS against the Cardinals on Wednesday.

Bruce Bochy sticks with struggling Gregor Blanco at leadoff for SF Giants

Hitting woes aside, Gregor Blanco has played a solid center field in the postseason. We’ll ask Bruce Bochy why, of course, but as I speculated on KNBR today, he might have been hesitant to have Hunter Pence lead off against lefty Gio Gonzalez and drop Gregor Blanco down because of lineup balance. Bochy would have had a 6-7-8 in some combination of Blanco, Juan Perez and Brandon Crawford. Notwithstanding Crawford’s success against lefties, I think he wanted to keep Pence in that middle-order position. A listener suggested advancing Joe Panik to leadoff and Crawford to second base. Aside...
San Jose Mercury News Oct 2, 2014

Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford has habit of slamming the competition

Brandon Crawford already has as many grand slams as teammate Buster Posey, and two more than Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval

Coffee and Clippings: Crawford’s slam sets tone as Giants top Pirates 8-0

Henry Schulman (@hankschulman) of the San Francisco Chronicle talks about Brandon Crawford’s grand slam that helped carry the Giants over the Pirates 8-0… To heck with drama and lead changes and managerial intrigue and Alka-Seltzer. That started and ended with the American League wild-card game. When Brandon Crawford broke a scoreless tie with a fourth-inning […]
Sacramento Bee Oct 2, 2014

Pirates unable to solve Giants' Bumgarner in 8-0 loss

Brandon Crawford hit more than a home run. He hit a mute button.
Sacramento Bee Oct 2, 2014

Pirates unable to solve Giants' Bumgarner in 8-0 loss

PITTSBURGH - San Francisco shortstop Brandon Crawford hit more than a home run. He hit a mute button.

SF Giants rout Pirates in wild-card game; Crawford, Bumgarner star

By Henry Schulman Pittsburgh – Brandon Crawford came into this league with a grand slam, so the feeling of trotting the bases with three mates ahead of him was not new. But given the stakes, the importance of this hit, it’s a wonder he had time to breathe. The glove-first shortstop, who failed for the third straight season to edge his batting average to .250, became the slugging hero Wednesday night in the Giants’ first foray into the do-or-die wild-card baseball. Crawford’s fourth-inning grand slam in a scoreless game, the first in postseason history by a shortstop, and Madison...
KFFL Oct 1, 2014

Giants | Brandon Crawford slams Pittsburgh

San Francisco Giants SS Brandon Crawford had just one hit in five at-bats in the ...
Sacramento Bee Sep 27, 2014

Brandon Belt, Brandon Crawford power Giants past Padres

The Brandons were the only regulars in Saturday's lineup, but that was enough.
Sacramento Bee Sep 27, 2014
Crawford's single lifts Giants past Padres 3-1

Crawford's single lifts Giants past Padres 3-1

Brandon Crawford hit a two-run single with two outs in the eighth inning, leading the San Francisco Giants over the San Diego Padres 3-1 Saturday. San Francisco Giants' Gary Brown lays down a bunt for his first Major League hit in the third inning of their baseball game against the San Diego Padres Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in San Francisco. San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford hits a two-run single off San Diego Padres relief pitcher Dale Thayer in the eighth inning of their baseball game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in San Francisco. San Francisco won the game 3-1. San Diego...
San Jose Mercury News Sep 27, 2014

Brandon Crawford, Brandon Belt lead Giants' win

Crawford and Belt were the only regulars in San Francisco Giants' lineup on Saturday, but that was enough to beat the San Diego Padres
ESPN Fantasy Baseball Sep 27, 2014

Crawford Lifts Giants

Brandon Crawford hit a two-run single with two outs in the eighth inning to lift the Giants over the Padres 3-1.

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