Tag Archives: San Francisco Giants

Let Timmy Smoke ‘Em! (2014 NLCS Edition)

The hardworking staff has long been a fan of San Francisco Giants twirler Tim Lincecum (see here). And although we’re just now starting to pay serious attention to baseball’s postseason, we’ve had half an eye out for Lincecum up to … Continue reading

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Buster Posey Is The New Derek Jeter

From Peter Abraham’s piece in Tuesday’s Boston Globe: Buster Posey the catch-all to success of Giants He handled bat, and the pitchers DETROIT — Buster Posey hugged Sergio Romo, because catchers are supposed to hug their pitchers when they win … Continue reading

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‘Break Up The Giants!’

The hardworking staff, which grew up in New York during the ’50s, never hated the Giants for moving to San Francisco in 1957. We outsourced that to our relatives in Queens, the same way we let our cousins in Brooklyn … Continue reading

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Let Timmy Smoke (‘Em – Again!)

What the hell, right? The San Francisco Giants pitchers are doing to Detroit hitters in the World Serious what Tigers pitchers did to Yankee batters in the ALCS. That is, shut them down. Game 3 box score: Oh, yes – … Continue reading

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Jason Gay Ol’ Time (Baseball Uniforms Edition)

From our Late to the Party desk On Thursday the always readable Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Gay served up this ode to the baseball uniforms of the Detroit Tigers and San Francisco Giants. A Perfect Uniform Series: Giants vs. Tigers … Continue reading

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Let Timmy Smoke (‘Em)

So maybe Tim Lincecum didn’t have a Cy Young season this year. But he sure smoked the Tigers in last night’s 8-3 blowtorching of the Detroit Nine. From the New York Daily News: Tim Lincecum, former two-time Cy Young Award … Continue reading

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“Let Tim Smoke”

That’s exactly what San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum did in the World Serious, although the slogan actually refers to Lincecum’s pot bust last year, as New York Times reporter Tyler Kepner has noted: Lincecum dresses in the space that … Continue reading

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How About Them Jints? (World Serious Champion Edition)

The lovably misfit San Francisco Giants, the postseason team least likely to win the World Serious, did just that Monday night. In the process, they once again (after cuffing him around in Game 1) made Texas Rangers ace Cliff Lee look … Continue reading

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How About Them Jints?

Really, how likable are the cast-off, cut-up San Francisco Giants? And how surprised were you that they cuffed up Texas Ranger ace Cliff Lee, Mr. October Lights Out, in Game 1 of the World Serious? New York Times lede: SAN … Continue reading

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