Category Archives: Baseball

Playoffs, Baby!

SFGate: In the end, it didn’t matter how it happened or where it happened. Just that it happened. Thanks to an event occurring 2,000 miles away, the Giants clinched a National League wild-card spot 6½ hours before Yusmeiro Petit threw … Continue reading

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Politics is Ruining Sports

Bob Costas is the most annoying fuckwit since Jar Jar Binks. Actually, he was annoying before Jar Jar too. Twitchy: Football fans anticipate Bob Costas’ first lecture of the season Thursday night NFL and I forgot about the Bob Costas … Continue reading

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Kickin’ It Old School

A boring 1-0 game between Obama’s Chicago White Sox and my beloved SF Giants suddenly got exciting yesterday. Robin Ventura Kicks Dirt over Home Plate After Ejection in Old-School Tantrum Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura turned back the clock … Continue reading

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Somewhere Out There, Bill Buckner is Smiling

This could easily be the craziest and most-controversial finish to any World Series game ever. Cards lead the Bosox 2 games to 1 with Game 4 playing Sunday night.

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Is There Baseball In Heaven?

Stan ‘The Man’ Musial Passes Away at 92 The St. Louis Cardinals announced on Saturday that legendary left-handed batter Stan “The Man” Musial, a Hall of Famer, passed away at the age of 92. Musial was one of the best … Continue reading

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SF Giants Win NL West!!!

SJ Mercury News: They came together despite crushing injuries and unexpected slumps. They stayed together through a spending spree by their closest rivals and a suspension that rocked baseball but only furthered the resolve within the clubhouse. On Saturday, the … Continue reading

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Friday Night Open Thread

The SF Giants host the SD Padres tonight at 7:15 pm at AT&T Park. Ryan Vogelsong (12-9, 3.65 ERA) will be pitching for the Giants. The Dodgers vs. Reds game is already underway. Any combination of Giants wins or Dodger … Continue reading

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