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Monday BP: What’s your favorite memory from the season?

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Another one is in the books.

San Diego Padres v San Francisco Giants Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images

Hello, and happy Monday. I miss baseball. There are 185 days until Opening Day.

There will be time to reflect on what happened to end the San Francisco Giants season. Time to reflect on the three-game losing skid, the lost opportunities, the disappointing failures. And time to reflect on the surprising seasons, the breakouts and bouncebacks, and all the happy moments.

But right now I’m just grateful that there were so many happy moments — and there genuinely were. There haven’t been many of them this year in life, but the Giants provided a lot.

So what was your favorite moment of the season?

I also asked it on Twitter, if you’d like to see the replies.


Did Barry Bonds hit a home run today?

Yep.

September 28, 1995: Against the Colorado Rockies, Bonds hit a 3-run home run in the 1st inning off of Bryan Rekar, scoring Marvin Benard and Steve Scarsone. It gave the Giants a 3-0 lead, and they would win 12-4. It was his 33rd homer of the year.

September 28, 2000: Against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Bonds hit a 2-run home run in the 7th inning off of Terry Adams, scoring Bill Mueller. It gave the Giants a 4-3 lead, and they would win 5-3 (beat LA). It was his 49th homer of the year.

September 28, 2001: Against the San Diego Padres, Bonds hit a solo home run in the 2nd inning off of Jason Middlebrook. It was back-to-back for the Giants, as it followed a Rich Aurilia dinger, and gave the Giants a 4-0 lead. They would win 10-5. It was his 68th homer of the year.

September 28, 2002: Against the Houston Astros, Bonds hit a solo home run in the 5th inning off of Jeriome Robertson. It gave the Giants a 3-2 lead, and they would win 5-2. It was his 46th homer of the year.


Old, random MCC article for you to read

Mike Krukow signs contract extension (Sept. 30, 2019 — Bryan Murphy)


Giants links

Enjoy your Monday, everyone. I hope it’s great.