The Giants had the best record in baseball in May, but they won despite a glaring weakness.
Ben and Adam discuss the Giants 11-1 stretch and gush pure love for Johnny Cueto. Baseball is a mixture hitting, pitching, and defense, and the old adage is that you can win games when any two of those three things are clicking. This Giants team (that isn’t hitting at the moment) is proving that point […]
Ben and Adam analyze the Giants’ winning streak and much more. Bochy pulls Casilla in the ninth; a shaky bullpen; a clutch moment for Posey; an epic replay fail/win; Lincecum to the Angels; Odor blasts Bautista in the chin.
Ben and Adam discuss the 17-17 Giants. Bum, Cueto, and Shark have been great. Peavy and Cain? Not so much. A bold prediction about how to the Giants will address their greatest weakness.
Ben and Adam dissect the Giants’ 4-2 week and discuss the overall state of the team. Terrific lineup. Belt as Joey Votto. Continued bad performances by Cain and Peavy. Bum and Cueto as advertised. Who goes when Romo/Kontos return? How likely is a reunion with Tim Lincecum? All this and more in this week’s episode […]
Ben and Adam are at it again, this time talking about how the Giants are much better than their early season record. It was an ugly start to the week, with the Giants getting swept in a four game series at home, but they’ve rebounded nicely, winning three of four, with Cueto and Samardzija going […]
In this week’s episode, Ben and Adam discuss last night’s meltdown against the Diamondbacks and the ugly 2-5 week. They also touch on reasons for optimism, like Matt Cain, Johnny Cueto, Jeff Samardzija, and Derek Law.
The guys from Purpose Pitch delve into Brandon Belt’s extension, its ramifications on the long-term infield, and the Giants’ hot start to the 2016 season.
The Giants looked good yesterday in Milwaukee…really good. Ben and Adam break down the Opening Day performance. Is this the most complete lineup in baseball? Our feelings about the strong starting staff. The bullpen. Dreams of a perfect season remain alive! /s Note: track updated at 1:49 a.m. PDT due to skipping on original track. […]
Our last podcast before the 2016 regular season gets underway! We analyze the final 25-man roster, offer a breakdown of each player in the projected starting lineup, and give predictions for all six divisions and our World Series and MVP picks.