Ben (and Ben alone) talks about what happened to what was recently known as the “best infield in baseball” and much more.
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. […]
Ben and Adam preview the upcoming World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians. They analyze all aspects of both teams and try to figure out who has the edge.
Ben and Adam break down the epic NLCS Game 6 that has the Cubs going to the World Series for the first time since 1945, with a chance to win it all for the first time since 1908. Kyle Hendricks was outstanding, Kershaw struggled on the big stage yet again, and the Cubs won the […]
Ben and Adam review the ALCS and break down how the Indians were able to win the American League pennant in convincing fashion over the Toronto Blue Jays. They also analyze Games 3, 4, an 5 on the NLCS and look ahead to Game 6, which could be the most watched baseball game of all […]
Ben and Adam break down the N.L. and A.L. League Championship Series. They compliment the Cubs and Dodgers on their deep and versatile rosters and break down the two compelling games that leave the series tied at 1-1. The guys also analyze the American League side, where the Indians have taken a commanding 2-0 lead […]
Misjudging Brandon Belt is par for the course for many Giants fans and analysts. That’s why it was surprising when Ray Ratto’s comments struck a nerve. Just after Larry Baer, Bobby Evans, Brian Sabean, and Bruce Bochy concluded their 2016 season postmortem press conference, Ray Ratto, a commentator for CSN Bay Area, analyzed what the group had just […]
Ben and Adam discuss the incredible come-from-behind win in Game 3 and the gut-wrenching, season-ending loss in Game 4. Ultimately, it was a fitting end to the season for the Giants, in that it was another bullpen meltdown. The Giants blew 32 saves since Opening Day and lost 11 games in which they led in […]
Ben and Adam break down the Giant losses in Games 1 and 2 of the 2016 N.L.D.S. against the Chicago Cubs. What went wrong? They also look ahead to a must-win Game 3 in San Francisco and preview the rest of the series, should it get that far.