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Karl Buscheck
August 29, 2017 - 10:33 am
On this day in 1977, Duane Kuiper, then a light-hitting second baseman for the Cleveland Indians, connected on the only home run of his 12-year major league career. Video of 8/29/1977 White Sox at Indians The veteran San Francisco Giants broadcaster played eight more seasons following his lone long...
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Karl Buscheck
August 29, 2017 - 8:14 am
Sidelined ace Johnny Cueto, who can opt out at season's end, is leaning toward sticking with the San Fracisco Giants long term. "My whole mentality has been for me to stay here," Cueto told NBC Sports Bay Area , via team interpreter Erwin Higueros. "But at the end of the season I'll talk to my...
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Karl Buscheck
August 28, 2017 - 2:54 pm
In the wake of speculation singling out the San Francisco Giants as the most aggressive trade suitor for Giancarlo Stanton, MLB Network/Fox Sports insider Jon Morosi stopped by “The Greg Papa Show” with Bonta Hill to discuss that topic. Morosi said he doesn't expect the Marlins to seriously...
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Karl Buscheck
August 28, 2017 - 12:35 pm
Jeff Nelson, a veteran of 15 MLB seasons, joined Joe Fortenbaugh, Lorenzo Neal and Dan Dibley on “Mornings W/ Joe, Lo & Dibs” on 95.7 The Game on Monday. During his conversation with Joe, Lo & Dibs, Nelson addressed the legendary rumor about how his former New York Yankee teammate Wade...
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Karl Buscheck
August 28, 2017 - 10:44 am
According to a report from Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the San Francisco Giants are not just among a quartet of teams interested in acquiring Giancarlo Stanton, but have so far been the most aggressive suitor. “...the Marlins say, teams are calling, with the Giants expressing the strongest...
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Karl Buscheck
August 25, 2017 - 2:38 pm
Johnny Cueto, who hasn't pitched in the majors since the first day of the second half, is on the verge of rejoining the San Francisco Giants rotation: Johnny Cueto will make a rehab start for @SJGiants on Sunday. Would expect him back in big leagues after that. — Alex Pavlovic (@PavlovicNBCS)...
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Karl Buscheck
August 21, 2017 - 5:19 pm
A day after Buster Posey indicated that he believed Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Hector Neris hit him on purpose, Bruce Bochy was asked if he was surprised by the adamance of his usually reserved catcher. The San Francisco Giants manager responded by launching into a strong defense of Posey: “Well...
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Karl Buscheck
August 20, 2017 - 5:33 pm
The San Francisco Giants fell 5-2 on the Phillies on Sunday afternoon, but it was no fault of Madison Bumgarner. The orange and black's ace struck out seven and spun six-innings of one-run ball and even drove in a run with a fifth-inning single, briefly handing the Giants the lead. Madison...
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Karl Buscheck
August 17, 2017 - 1:23 pm
Giancarlo Stanton, on pace to hit 60 home runs, doesn't seem to think too fondly of Barry Bonds' 73-home run season. Asked who owns the single-season home run record, the Marlins star, who has gone yard 44 times, offered the following. "It doesn’t matter,’’ Giancarlo Stanton told Dave Hyde of the...
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