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So Far, So Meh #sfgiants #2017

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It’s been a while since I’ve written here, and I expect to be blogging less this year, so our weekly recaps will probably look a bit different. 544 more words

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Blown

37. 37 blown saves this season. Sam Dyson (Texas Rangers closer who is pictured) had 38 saves last season but to start off 2017, he has pitched a total of 2 innings and given up 8 runs. 372 more words

Baseball

30 Teams In 30 Days: Pittsburgh Try To Get Back On The Winning Track

As a franchise in Major League baseball when your team gets used to winning and have a down year, it could be tough to recover. Some teams bounce back quicker than others. 396 more words

MLB

Hernandez drives in 4, Cueto and Giants top Diamondbacks 8-4

http://www.biphoo.com/bipnews/sports/hernandez-drives-4-cueto-giants-top-diamondbacks-8-4.html
Hernandez drives in 4, Cueto and Giants top Diamondbacks 8-4

Gorkys Hernandez didn't know until he got to the ballpark that he'd be in the lineup. 32 more words

Brain trust: Melancon processes blown save in his Giants' debut

By Morris Phillips

Mark Melancon is the thinking man’s athlete, not unlike a computer in how he forms and remembers pitch sequences that more than often get big league hitters out on their final at-bat of a game. 422 more words

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How Do You Spell "Relief"?

Tyler Thornburg’s awkward adjustment to the American League seems to follow a theme: relief pitchers the Red Sox recruited from the National League falling short of expectations. 619 more words