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I am a student of human nature

Ryan Vogelsong Pitches a Gem Against Oakland

Some people wondered at the start of the season if Ryan Vogelsong could possibly perform as well this year as he did in 2011 — I  was one of those people.  Well, Vogelsong’s outstanding performance today, in a 4-0 Giants … Continue reading

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Lincecum is Still Struggling

Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum in still struggling as is evident from his start on 9 May in a losing effort against the Dodgers in Los Angeles.

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Baumgarner Has The Right Stuff

Giants Pitcher Madison Baumgarner continues to have the right stuff and gets the win over Philadelphia in an evening game on 17 April in San Francisco.

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Barry Zito Pitches a Shutout in Colorado

Barry Zito took the mound Monday afternoon with the San Francisco Giants coming off a three game losing streak and starting the season with an 0 and 3 record.  Faced with a high pressure situation Zito responded not only by … Continue reading

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The New York Yankees are 0 and 3: Why it Does Not Matter

I am not one of those who is ready to start criticizing Joe Girardi and the Yanks at this point in the season because there is an historical precedent for the Yankees starting a season with an 0-3 record and … Continue reading

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Giants Baseball

The Giants were swept three games to none in a series with the Diamondbacks that ended yesterday.  This rough start to the season suggests:  first, the pitchers at the top of the Giants rotation are human, and second, the Arizona … Continue reading

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Peyton Manning Is As Good As Gone

If the Colts retain Peyton Manning through 8 March 2012 they must pay him a $28 million retention bonus.  Manning is still not fully recovered from neck surgery so I expect the Colts to place Manning on waivers.

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