Ben answers questions from fans on this edition of the Giants mailbag.
Marco Luciano—who’s just 18 years old—comes in at No. 19 on Baseball America’s top 100 prospects list.
With a rapidly improving farm and several bad contracts soon to come off the books, the Giants figure to be big players in free agency moving forward.
Jerry Blevins has a good breaking ball. So did Will Smith. Somehow, this connection takes us on a trip down memory lane to the disastrous 2016 NLDS.
Analyzing the Giants’ historic hiring of Alyssa Nakken to Gabe Kapler’s coaching staff, plus the Drew Smyly signing and a changing payroll.
Ben answers questions about Drew Smyly, the Giants’ rotation, the 26-man roster, and whether the team will add offense this offseason.
Giants GM Scott Harris said yesterday that the team is “actively trying to add” starting pitching and bolster the offense.
Zack Cozart’s DFA does nothing to diminish the genius of the Giants’ acquisition of Will Wilson. Fallout from the Astros cheating scandal is also discussed.
Projecting the Giants’ win-loss record in 2020, and making adjustments based on expected over- or underperformance from individual projections.
The Athletic’s Jayson Stark looked into his crystal ball and discussed some big changes that could come to MLB sooner than you think.