Death by 2 outs, and Hale, Hale

We’ll open with the bizarre stat of the day: all 13 Giants runs in today’s twinbill were scored with 2 outs. Uncanny, and the Giants beat guys said the last 4 runs yesterday were with 2 outs for a total of 17. In the opener, we got turf toed. At some point (and I honestly … Continued

DLR outduels Greinke in LA

On a clear Saturday night in LA where Don Mattingly gave most of his heavy hitters the night off, the Rox got a stellar performance from Jorge de la Rosa that even Scott Oberg couldn’t mess up. DLR fielded a grounder in the 7th twisting his groin awkwardly, we’ll have to wait to see how … Continued

Descalso beats five-man infield for win

In a fitting wrap to a night punctuated by the Wilin Rosario faithful badmouthing Rockies management after his optioning to AAA, two of the players who have to take up the slack delivered big, along with a badly needed starting pitching performance and timely power. After a pitched battle, the Rox came up tied 4-4 … Continued