After seven years marked mostly by disappointment and criticism, the departing pitcher offers thanks.
Two men were arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing near the ballpark after the Giants’ game.
This in today from now former Giant Brian Wilson over The Twitter … Came across an old little league photo from when we won states #coachscully pic.twitter.com/uvvJCKweR7 — Brian Wilson (@BrianWilson38) July 31, 2013 Those are some Dodger legends by the way … Koufax, Valenzuela, Jackie Robinson. Wilson will have some way to go before […]
Will the indignities of 2013 never cease? If it wasn’t enough that the likable, nay, saintly Giants are in last place and the avaricious. buy-the-pennant Dodgers are in first, multiple sources reported today that Brian Wilson, the popular former (or is that formerly popular?) San Francisco closer has signed a minor league contract with L.A. […]
In some ways, President Obama and the San Francisco Giants are having the same season: lots of promise coming out of November, and then … well think of the Republicans as the Dodgers to keep the analogy going. On Monday, the president welcomed the Giants to the White House to hail their 2012 World Series […]
So where exactly does Northern California end and Southern California begin? Wikipedia says: ” ‘Southern California‘ is not a formal geographic designation and definitions of what constitutes southern California vary.’ ” (Likewise, “Northern California” is not a formal geographic designation, but in terms of state of mind, we like to think if you find yourself […]
The Bryan Stow incident is one of those things that whenever it comes up, even years later, has you sort of shaking your head and muttering to yourself about the abject tribalism that often governs human relations. Guy goes to opening day, probably basking like everyone else in the shopworn connotations of renewal and hope, […]
(Bay City News Service) Bryan Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan critically injured in an attack after a Los Angeles Dodgers game in 2011, is back home after his insurance company declined to continue paying for care at a live-in facility, according to an online post from Stow’s family. Stow’s family has been posting updates […]
What’s the deal with Giants’ relievers? A couple of years ago, every other post we did was about Brian Wilson. (OK, our bad, but you really had to be there.) Now his successor, Sergio Romo, is getting his Web due. To wit, yesterday Petaluma-based Three Twins Ice Cream announced it had signed a contract with […]