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#SFGiants Game 2 Lineup: Aoki LF Panik 2B Posey C Belt 1B Crawford SS Blanco CF Maxwell RF McGehee 3B Petit RHP— San Francisco Giants (@SFGiants) May 24, 2015
McCovey Chronicles May 22, 2015

How much of a Giants homer are you being with your All-Star votes?

A handy guide, from Buster Posey to Casey McGehee. We're just a couple years removed from The Great All-Star Ballot Controversy that you're right to barely remember. The year was 2012 or 2013 or something, and a lot of Giants were getting more All-Star votes than some folks thought they deserved. They were picking on Pablo Sandoval and Brandon Crawford for some reason, and I think it was Mets fans who were the most upset because of David Wright or something. Everyone was very, very mad. Or something. This, then, is a guide to just how homer-iffic your Giants All-Star votes are. I remember...

Shortstop Brandon Crawford, the Giants' RBI leader, is building his All-Star case

Here's the story I filed for the paper today... SAN FRANCISCO – In the first inning of Sunday’s game at Cincinnati, Buster Posey made a high throw to second base. The ball was on a nonstop itinerary to center field.… Continue Reading → The post Shortstop Brandon Crawford, the Giants' RBI leader, is building his All-Star case appeared first on Giants Extra.

Duffy's winning hit caps two-run rally as Giants stun Marlins in ninth

Running game story, hastily written... SAN FRANCISCO – The Giants are next to last in the NL in runs scored. They played Sunday afternoon without Buster Posey, Angel Pagan or Brandon Crawford in the lineup. It’s not like Bruce Bochy… Continue Reading → 

3 key missing from S.F. lineup, and Mothers’ Day at the ballpark

Steve Kroner subbing for Henry Schulman for the finale of the Giants’ homestand: First, the particulars of the Giants’ lineup against Miami’s Mat Latos: Angel Pagan, Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford are all getting the day off. Manager Bruce Bochy said Pagan’s finger injury is still bothering him, and that both Posey and Crawford simply need days off. Posey, you’ll remember, hit a grand slam off Latos in Game 5 of the 2012 NLDS in Cincinnati. Posey also has three HRs in 18 career regular-season at-bats against Latos. Those numbers aren’t lost on Bochy: “I see that, too, trust...

VIDEO: Buster Posey gets Angels back with home run

The Giants wouldn't let the Angels catch up Saturday in San Francisco. In the top of the fourth inning, Mike Trout hit a solo home run to make the score 2-1. In the bottom of the inning, Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford sent a ball over Trout's head...
Los Angeles Times May 2, 2015

Joe Panik's walk-off single leads Giants past Angels, 3-2

KEY MOMENT: The Giants put runners on first and third with one out in the ninth, a rally Buster Posey started with an infield single off Joe Smith. Pinch-runner Gregor Blanco took second on Justin Maxwell's sacrifice bunt and third when Smith's fourth ball to Andrew Susac hit umpire Adam Hamari...

VIDEO: Panik doesn't panic, hits walk-off single

Joe Panik's pinch-hit sinlge to center field off of Joe Smith scored Gregor Blanco from third for the Giants to walk-off 3-2 in the opening game of the series agaisnt the Angels. Blanoco pinch ran for Buster Posey, whoo reached on an infield hit to...

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