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Carmen's Blog

It’s National High Five Day and when I think of high fives, I think of baseball (and the end of every “Saved By The Bell” episode). Honestly, I think if there was a “National Congratulatory Butt Patt Day” it might me slightly more baseball-y but a high five will certainly more »

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Carmen's Blog

First off, let me welcome you guys to my new blog on Bay Sports Net. “Extra Innings” will be a place that you can find my GIF recaps, photoshops, and feature pieces that are a little too off-kilter for the main pages. Hope you guys check in often and enjoy! more »

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San Francisco Giants

All eyes were on rookie Chris Heston making his season debut and filling in for Matt Cain (15-day DL, right flexor tendon strain) in the Arizona desert against Jeremy Hellickson and the Snakes. Heston impressed, showing movement and making smart pitches against a slugging Diamondbacks team earning him the 5-2 win more »

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Okay, Giants fans. You have permission to begin overreacting. Madison Bumgarner, coming off of a season in which he threw 270 innings in the regular season and postseason combined, was roughed up by the cross-bay rival Oakland A’s in yesterday afternoon’s Cactus League opener. The Giants’ ace was knocked out more »

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Oakland Athletics

Billy Beane is getting the band back together. Okay, maybe not – but he and the Oakland A’s have agreed with lefty Barry Zito on a minor league deal for 2015, as reported by Susan Slusser of the SF Chronicle. Slusser mentions in her piece that Zito has been working more »

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San Francisco Giants

Madison Bumgarner’s 2014 postseason performance is one that will be talked about for decades. It was flat out legendary. In all, Bumgarner threw 52.2 innings in the playoffs and surrendered just five earned runs. He basically won the World Series all by himself, allowing just one run in two starts more »

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San Francisco Giants

Listen in as San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy, Hunter Pence, Casey McGehee, Tim Hudson and Madison Bumgarner look back on 2014 and preview the upcoming season. Bruce Bochy: ‘Every Year’s a Challenge and We Look Forward to It.’ Bochy discusses the loss of Pablo Sandoval and the plans for more »

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San Francisco Giants

The Giants may have lost some pop and character with the departures of Pablo Sandoval and Mike Morse, but they will certainly retain the same amount of grit in 2015. That’s because, over the weekend, the Giants re-signed starting pitcher Ryan Vogelsong to a one-year, $4 million deal. Vogelsong returns more »

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San Francisco Giants

Let’s take a quick trip back to the past, allllll the way back to the 2012 National League Championship Series. Specifically, the top of the first inning in Game Two of the 2012 NLCS against St. Louis. The Giants at this point were already down a game in the series more »

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San Francisco Giants

All the hand-wringing and stressing by Giants fans and beer-drunk KNBR callers can now end. The speculation is over. The Giants have themselves a left fielder, as the team signed outfielder Nori Aoki to a one-year, $4 million deal on Friday. Aoki, who played for the Kansas City Royals last more »

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