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Los Angeles Times
Big-spending Dodgers, smart-spending Giants meet in key series starting MondayJeff Servente is devoted to two things, his family and the San Francisco Giants
Big-spending Dodgers, smart-spending Giants meet in key series starting Monday
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
Jeff Servente is devoted to two things, his family and the San Francisco Giants. So to avoid having to choose between them, he proposed to his wife, Karina, at AT&T Park. He even kept the Giants in mind when buying the ring, following their lead by... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Luis Hernandez, Brian Bocock, and the Suicide of Two OrganizationsOpening Day has come and gone, and if you look at the box scores from yesterday
Luis Hernandez, Brian Bocock, and the Suicide of Two Organizations
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
Opening Day has come and gone, and if you look at the box scores from yesterday's games, you'll notice the Orioles started Luis Hernandez at shortstop. The Giants went with Brian Bocock at the position. I have nothing personal against Hernandez and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Should Giant Fans Dislike Wilson Now?The last time anyone had seen Brian Wilson was on the back of a milk carton. Bu
Should Giant Fans Dislike Wilson Now?
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
The last time anyone had seen Brian Wilson was on the back of a milk carton. But that didn't stop Giants fans from believing that they could see their eccentric, lumberjack closer on the mound before the season's end. With the way things have been... Read more
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ESPN
Philadelphia Phillies' future looks bright, but who will lead them?The outlook at Citizens Bank Park is much improved since Andy MacPhail's introd
Philadelphia Phillies' future looks bright, but who will lead them?
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
The outlook at Citizens Bank Park is much improved since Andy MacPhail's introductory news conference, when he said his main functions as the Philadelphia Phillies' president-in-waiting would be "to read, to watch and to listen." If MacPhail is... Read more
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NBC Sports: HardballTalk
Let’s all argue about team chemistry againTeam chemistry arguments are pretty played out. Yet people still try to turn te
Let’s all argue about team chemistry again
NBC Sports: HardballTalk / Posted 11 days ago
Team chemistry arguments are pretty played out. Yet people still try to turn team chemistry discussions into zero sum arguments and employ caricatures and straw men of their perceived opponents in the debate to make their case. It’s almost always... Read more
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Boston Herald
Amid change Ben Cherington must fix pitching pipelineNEW YORK — For as long as he has worked for the Red Sox, going back to his summ
Amid change Ben Cherington must fix pitching pipeline
Boston Herald / Posted 28 days ago
NEW YORK — For as long as he has worked for the Red Sox, going back to his summer as a 25-year-old area scout, Ben Cherington has answered to someone. That won’t change just because team president Larry Lucchino is stepping down. So, amid... Read more
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Boston Herald
Ben Cherington must twist some armsNEW YORK — For as long as he has worked for the Red Sox, going back to his summ
Ben Cherington must twist some arms
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
NEW YORK — For as long as he has worked for the Red Sox, going back to his summer as a 25-year-old area scout, Ben Cherington has answered to someone. That won’t change just because team president Larry Lucchino is stepping down. So, amid... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Andy Furillo: Giants can thank Adam Duvall for Mike LeakeIf Mike Leake stays hot the final two months of the season and helps the Giants
Andy Furillo: Giants can thank Adam Duvall for Mike Leake
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
If Mike Leake stays hot the final two months of the season and helps the Giants make it into the playoffs, the club will know who else to thank. Adam Duvall, until recently a power-hitting corner infielder for the Triple-A River Cats, won’t get a... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Why Dave Dombrowski deserves to get paid more like a player than a typical GMMore than catcher or shortstop or starting pitcher, the general manager is the
Why Dave Dombrowski deserves to get paid more like a player than a typical GM
Yahoo Sports / Posted a month ago
More than catcher or shortstop or starting pitcher, the general manager is the single most vital asset in baseball, the person with the greatest ability to make and break an organization. Because they wear suits instead of uniforms and operate inside... Read more
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Boston Herald
Silverman: What changes could Red Sox make in baseball ops?The ripple effect from the departure of Larry Lucchino and the poor play of the
Silverman: What changes could Red Sox make in baseball ops?
Boston Herald / Posted a month ago
The ripple effect from the departure of Larry Lucchino and the poor play of the 2015 Red Sox is only just beginning. One scenario that could come into play, according to major league sources, is a restructuring of the Red Sox front office into a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Red Sox heading for new lookThe ripple effect from the departure of Larry Lucchino and the poor play of the
Red Sox heading for new look
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
The ripple effect from the departure of Larry Lucchino and the poor play of the 2015 Red Sox is only just beginning. One scenario that could come into play, according to major league sources, is a restructuring of the Red Sox front office into a... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The Mets looked like baseball's biggest losers – until they acquired CespedesThe New York Mets did everything they could to blow an opportunity at credibili
The Mets looked like baseball's biggest losers – until they acquired Cespedes
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 1 months ago
The New York Mets did everything they could to blow an opportunity at credibility. In surprise competition for a playoff spot, the team’s management had a chance to notify their players and fans that the franchise is indeed serious about contending.... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Here are 5 underrated Trade Deadline dealsHe helped solidify a bullpen that was already very good and gave one of the bes
Here are 5 underrated Trade Deadline deals
Washington Nationals / Posted 1 months ago
He helped solidify a bullpen that was already very good and gave one of the best managers of this era -- Buck Showalter -- another huge weapon for the late innings. In 2013, something similar happened. Two fairly big names changed teams when the... Read more
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Houston Astros
Here are 5 underrated Trade Deadline dealsHe helped solidify a bullpen that was already very good and gave one of the bes
Here are 5 underrated Trade Deadline deals
Houston Astros / Posted 1 months ago
He helped solidify a bullpen that was already very good and gave one of the best managers of this era -- Buck Showalter -- another huge weapon for the late innings. In 2013, something similar happened. Two fairly big names changed teams when the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Done deal: Giants add Reds’ Leake to rotationARLINGTON, Texas — The Giants landed a pitcher they have long coveted and know
Done deal: Giants add Reds’ Leake to rotation
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 1 months ago
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Giants landed a pitcher they have long coveted and know well Thursday night, acquiring right-hander Mike Leake from the Cincinnati Reds for pitching prospect Keury Mella and Triple-A infielder Adam Duvall. Leake is expected to... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Giants fortify rotation by adding Mike LeakeThe Reds received in return two minor leaguers. They are 21-year-old right-hand
Giants fortify rotation by adding Mike Leake
Yahoo Sports / Posted 1 months ago
The Reds received in return two minor leaguers. They are 21-year-old right-hander Keury Mella, one of the club’s top prospects, and infielder Adam Duvall. Leake, who will be a free agent at season’s end, is 9-5 with a 3.56 ERA in 21 starts for the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
MLB Teams at Risk of Flopping at DeadlineWhile the Los Angeles Dodgers have been one of the most active teams on the tra
MLB Teams at Risk of Flopping at Deadline
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
While the Los Angeles Dodgers have been one of the most active teams on the trade market, NL West rival San Francisco Giants have been equally as quiet. San Francisco seems to be a pretty safe bet for at least a wild-card spot, but the Giants'... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Giants might make monster dealSAN FRANCISCO -- They're red hot, shooting up the standings, and everybody know
Giants might make monster deal
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 1 months ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- They're red hot, shooting up the standings, and everybody knows the Giants are nearly invincible once they fight their way into the postseason. So what are the team's top executives doing in these days and hours before Friday's... Read more
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