Giants Sign Melancon; Other Buzz from Winter Meetings (podcast)

The Giants and relief pitcher Mark Melancon have agreed to terms on a four-year, $62M deal. What does this mean for the Giants bullpen moving forward? Does it solve all their issues? Will the Giants target a bat or are they done for the off-season? All that and more in a new installment of CoveCast!

Finding the Giants a Bat

Bobby Evans, the San Francisco Giants General Manager, has said on numerous occasions that he’s comfortable with Mac Williamson or Jarrett Parker as the starting left fielder in 2017. Nonsense! In all likelihood, Evans said that so other teams and representatives of free agents don’t think they need to make a move for a left fielder. It’s […]

Giants 2016 Season In Review & Off-Season Outlook (podcast)

Ben and Adam look back on the 2016 San Francisco Giants baseball season. What went right? What ultimately went wrong? They analyze the highs and the lows, the players who had great years and those who need to show improvement. They name their picks for team MVP, Cy Young, Silver Slugger, and more. Finally, they […]

What Happened To The “Best Infield In Baseball”?

When the 2015 season ended, it was a happy time for San Francisco Giants fans, even though the team failed to reach the postseason. The Giants’ biggest weakness in 2015 was a poor starting pitching rotation outside of Madison Bumgarner. However, with some large contracts coming off the books and a terrific crop of free agent pitchers available, the […]


Ben and Adam break down Games 1 and 2 of the 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians. In Game 1, Corey Kluber was dominant, the Indians offense struck early, and Roberto Perez struck late…twice. In Game 2, Jake Arrieta was solid and the Cubs offense awakened in a big way. […]