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Giants issue statement following majority owner’s link to racist super PAC radio ad

Money equals speech, and Charles Johnson spent $1,000 to speak his mind.

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David Bell might actually be in the mix for the open GM position, too

Reminder: we’re using GM / Head of Baseball Operations interchangeably here, just as David Bell is both a former Giant and current Giant.

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Weekend BP 10/19-10/21/18

Community and LCS chat here!

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Steven Okert didn’t pitch much in the majors in 2018, but he sure pitched well

The lefty, a September call-up, spent most of the year in Sacramento

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Abiatal Avelino was technically a member of the 2018 Giants

They sure didn’t treat him like one, though.

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The new GM’s first priority is to find players who can hit the ball hard

You and I can sneeze and cough louder than the Giants’ bats can make contact with a baseball. Is there no hope for the hopeless lineup?

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David Bell is a finalist for two managerial positions

The Giants’ farm director is probably on his way out, and that’s not too surprising.

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Will Smith was a bright spot this year

"Bright" is a movie by the actor Will Smith. This concludes the references to Will Smith movies.

Thursday BP, 10/18/2018

Championship Series GameThread, 10/17

Will the NLCS last four hours to make up for last night’s five-hour game? Can the Astros win without stealing signs?

Feel the flow with the new Dereck Rodríguez t-shirt

Dereck Rodríguez has arrived and so has his t-shirt from BreakingT.

Scouting View: A conversation with Ben Badler

Baseball America’s Badler joins us to talk about the IFA market.

Pablo Sandoval — in shirt form!

BreakingT is back with a shirt you will want to buy for everyone in your family and for your progeny.

The Definitive Brandon Belt T-Shirt

BreakingT has captured Brandon Belt’s Player of the Week-winning week in this striking cotton blend.

The Brandon Crawford t-shirt has arrived

Brandon Crawford is having his moment. Wear it with BreakingT’s latest.

They Might Be Giants

Gregor Blanco is all about family

He’s also all about making catches to save perfect games, but he doesn’t have the chance to show that quite as often

Ty Blach beautifully represented the Giants mediocrity

The Giants were not particularly good. Ty Blach was not particularly good. Some things just work.

Wednesday BP, 10/17/18

Here’s what the Giants’ interest in the Cubs’ Jason McLeod could mean

The front office is due for a makeover, but questions remain as to whether or not it will be a nip and tuck or a face lift.

Gorkys Hernández: A tale of two halves

After an incredible start to the season, Gorkys Hernández fell off a cliff.

Tuesday BP, 10/16/18

Giants reportedly interview Amiel Sawdaye for head of baseball operations

Sawdaye, who is currently with the Diamondbacks, spent most of his career helping the Red Sox become annoyingly good.

Who Is Ryder Jones?

Honestly, I still don’t know.

Arizona Fall League Roundup: Week 1

Of the Giants’ group of AFL prospects, only Melvin Adon really announced his presence with authority in week 1.

McCovey Chronicles Podcast

MLB Draft 2018

You can find every post about the draft in this post.

McCovey Chronicles chronicles: Some site news

Don’t think of this as a goodbye. Think of this as an annoying roommate moving out and being surprisingly cool to hang out with on a limited basis.

Monday BP, 10/15/18

Derek Holland was the work-horse of the Giants’ rotation in 2018

Holland led the team in innings pitched and starts, and he did a pretty solid job along the way.

Weekend BP, 10/12-10/14/18

Rejection ain’t just an Australian talking about Regis Philbin in action.

Kim Ng is on the Giants’ radar

What does her inclusion mean for the team’s search for their next President of Baseball Operations?

Jeff Samardzija and the injury-riddled season

Samardzija was just one of many Giants to get sucked into the wood chipper of the disabled list. His was one of the worst cases.

Watch: Hunter Pence cleans out his locker for the last time in San Francisco

What exactly does one hold onto over the course of a season? Especially their final season in the city that changed it all?

Who’s the ideal GM for the Giants?

Beyond a list of names, what traits will this person need for a high-pressure, high-visibility job?

Thursday BP, 10/11/18

Backup catcher Nick Hundley had a very backup catcher season

Also a very Nick Hundley season

Aramís García was a bright light in a dim season

The third-string catcher was one of the best things to happen to the Giants this year, and try not to think about that.


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