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McCovey Chronicles Jul 27, 2014
Giants pound two hits against Clayton Kershaw, still lose

Giants pound two hits against Clayton Kershaw, still lose

Oh, but you should have seen those hits. To understand Clayton Kershaw right now, examine how Hunter Pence approaches him: with wide-eyed helplessness. Pence approaches everything with wide-eyed something -- wide-eyed itchiness, wide-eyed sleepiness -- but the eyelids stretch a little more when he goes up to face Kershaw. He has no idea what to do in the at-bat. Pence, who was given $90 million to hit baseballs, which looks like a bargain right now. Pence, who is almost certainly the best hitter on the team right now. Pence, whose freakish athleticism allows him to wow us continually on the...
POSTGAME NOTES: Giants get shut out for 12th time, and this wasn’t Kershaw on the other side

POSTGAME NOTES: Giants get shut out for 12th time, and this wasn’t Kershaw on the other side

No offense to Vance Worley, but he’s not exactly in the same class as the past four pitchers to shut down this Giants lineup: Cole Hamels, Zack Greinke, Clayton Kershaw and Hyun-Jin Ryu. And yet he fell one pitch short… Continue Reading →The post POSTGAME NOTES: Giants get shut out for 12th time, and this wasn’t Kershaw on the other side appeared first on Giants Extra.

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