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Noah Lowry: Still A Giant at Heart

Enjoyable read about Noah Lowry; I started becoming a serious Giants/Baseball fan about the time he came up; good memories of him pitching and being a great athlete. It's too bad his health problems hurt him; but I'm glad he and the GIants hold each other in high esteem.

"Ten Minutes Or Less" with San Jose lefty Bryce Bandilla

San Jose left-handed reliever and Sacramento native Bryce Bandilla has struck out 21 hitters in just 9 innings pitched thus far in 2013. Find out what his favorite pitch is and why he likes his role as a reliever.

Interesting Giants factoids for the day!

Featuring Mel Ott A memoriam for Russ Hodges Randy Johnson And the most Giantsy- Giants/Padre @ Petco Park game of 2010.

Brandon Crawford in IF defense

Interesting FanGraphs article. "I’ve had the same pitchers, pretty much, since I’ve been in the big leagues." It makes sense, doesn’t it? Familiarity breeds comfort. If the shortstop knows the pitches that are coming intimately, he knows which way to cheat. He knows which pitches will break bats, and which could be scorched up the middle. To hear Crawford say it: "I know whether or not they are going to hit their spot with their pitches, who likes certain pitches, who will stay away."

Probably Breaking

Side-by-side Animal House and Giants scene

Micah Owings

Would he be better than a Blanco/Torres platoon? Not on defense, but there's a good argument that his hitting would be a lot better, and it's not like we've got a lot of strong outfield depth.

Top 100 MLB Prospects: 2013 Opening Day Assignments

Using a consensus top 100 prospects list between Baseball Prospectus, Keith Law and Baseball America, I added where each prospect will be beginning the 2013 season. Well, almost all of them.

Buster Posey Agrees to 9 Year 167 Million Dollar Deal

HOLY CRAP. I think the Giants are jumping the gun a bit here...I mean I'm happy he's gonna be here long term, but 167 million..damn!

A little something for Opening Day...

With bullet points. Or possibly Bulliet points.

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