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McCovey Chronicles Mar 20, 2015

Projecting Brandon Crawford's 2015 season

More of the same, or can Brandon Crawford turn into an All-Star? Brandon Crawford wasn't supposed to be here. He hit for a career minor league line of .266/.331/.403, and he wasn't exactly young for any of his levels. He wasn't a non-prospect, but he his ceiling looked like a below-average #8 hitter  In his first full minor league season, he struck out 132 times in 542 at-bats -- that would be 11th all-time on the San Francisco Giants single-season strikeout leaderboard. Unlike Bobby Bonds, Dave Kingman, Matt Williams, and Jeff Kent, though, Crawford didn't hit for power. Also, he put...
San Jose Mercury News Mar 15, 2015

Giants' Crawford halfway to milestone

Brandon Crawford can become the first San Francisco Giant to play 1,000 games at shortstop; he reached 500 in less than four full seasons.
SPRING NOTES: Crawford looking at a `grand’ future, Lincecum to skip a start, other notes

SPRING NOTES: Crawford looking at a `grand’ future, Lincecum to skip a start, other notes

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Like he does with all aspects of his defensive game, Brandon Crawford keeps a pretty keen eye on his numbers. But there’s an intriguing one that eluded his notice at the end of last season. Crawford’s final… Continue Reading → 

Crawford (sore shoulder) starts at DH in Giants’ home exhibition debut

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Shortstop Brandon Crawford is among the players that Giants manager Bruce Bochy plans to pace more carefully this season. A sore shoulder will hasten that resolve. Crawford’s tender arm means that he will make his spring debut… Continue Reading → 

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