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Replacing a Legend

When you ask someone to name the hardest thing to do in baseball, you get a lot of different answers. Frankly, if the person’s thought about it, it’s generally a decent reply. 540 more words


Uniform numbers through the ages: #3 to #6

Welcome to the second edition of Uniform numbers through the ages, the series that looks at Giants of the past through the lens of their jersey numbers. 1,939 more words

Pinch Writers

Phase II, Election II

As promised at the start of this project’s second phase, we’re going to elect one manager from our backlog on each of eleven Fridays. Last time we inducted Frank Selee. 838 more words


1950 Election Results

Momentum is an interesting thing in baseball. Maybe it’s just as good as tomorrow’s starting pitcher. Maybe it’s a motivator in the clubhouse or the dugout. 815 more words


1950 Manager Candidates

We’re on a hot streak! Two elections in a row we’ve put in a manager. And since we’re only electing 22 total, having a pair in at this point makes it feel like the manager’s wing of the Hall of Miller and Eric is moving in the right direction. 332 more words