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Michael Saltzman
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What I Am Thankful For As A San Francisco Giants Fan
The easy answer is 2010, 2012 and 2014. And to some degree, those are certainly three of the things I am most thankful for, especially 2010. However, what I am truly thankful for is the fandom itself. I am thankful for 1983. That was the year of my first ga...
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CONTEST GIVEAWAY: Free Bobblehead
This Thursday, I will begin posting my picks for the 64 greatest San Francisco Giants since 1958. Starting today and ending Wednesday at 11:59pm PST, I will be taking answers for a free bobblehead giveaway.  Here is the official question: How many current S...
CONTEST GIVEAWAY: Free Bobblehead
CONTEST GIVEAWAY: Free Bobblehead
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The Core Four: A Retrospective
The San Francisco Giants have won three World Series since moving to the city in 1958. Each and every championship included four relief pitchers better known as “The Core Four.” Jeremy Affeldt, Sergio Romo, Santiago Casilla and Javier Lopez. With Affeldt’s ...
The Core Four: A Retrospective
The Core Four: A Retrospective
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Aubrey Huff Talks Anxiety and Depression
The San Francisco Giants never won a World Series in their 52 year history on the West Coast until Aubrey Huff came to the Bay Area. Huff, and his band of castoffs and misfits won the 2010 World Series and Huff led the team in nearly every offensive categor...
Aubrey Huff Talks Anxiety and Depression
Aubrey Huff Talks Anxiety and Depression
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Barry Bonds Should Be in Cooperstown
The San Francisco Giants have not had a player inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame since Orlando Cepeda in 1999. Barry Bonds, who retired in 2007, has been eligible for Cooperstown since 2013. At the time he received only 36% of the vote. In the most re...
Barry Bonds Should Be in Cooperstown
Barry Bonds Should Be in Cooperstown
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Buster Posey is Staying at Catcher
The San Francisco Giants and Buster Posey seem to go over this every year with reporters and the fanbase. The question is posed every year without fail: Will Buster Posey change positions this year?  It's not a bad question. Catchers historically change p...
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Even Year Magic Secrets Finally Revealed
The San Francisco Giants were eliminated from the 2016 post-season despite this being an even year. Despite fans claiming there was "Even Year Magic" and that the Giants were destined to win every other year, the Giants magic was finally revealed as just an...
Even Year Magic Secrets Finally Revealed
Even Year Magic Secrets Finally Revealed
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Even Year Magic Secrets Finally Revealed
The San Francisco Giants were eliminated from the 2016 post-season despite this being an even year. Despite fans claiming there was "Even Year Magic" and that the Giants were destined to win every other year, the Giants magic was finally revealed as just an...
Even Year Magic Secrets Finally Revealed
Even Year Magic Secrets Finally Revealed
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The San Francisco Giants are Even Year-ing Again
It is hard to explain what to make of the 2016 San Francisco Giants. They were the best team in the game at the All-Star break, as I wrote about here . They were also one of the worst in the game in the second half of the season, as I wrote about here . Yet...
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