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Since 1970 fans have been able to vote their favorite position players and last year Giants fans accepted the challenge and as The Sporting News put it, “MLB All-Star Game 20102: Giants fans know best; their guys lead NL rout”. Voting has started to for the 2013 game so let’s keep the tradition going!
Between John McGraw managing the first All Star Game, to Bruce Bochy managing the next one, 88 players have represented the Giants in the Mid-Summer Classic.
It’s been over 25 years since a Right Fielder has worn a Giants uniform in the All-Star Game, but the list before 1987 is impressive:
- Mel Ott
- Willard Marshall
- Don Mueller
- Felipe Alou
- Bobby Bonds
- Bobby Murcer
- Jack Clark
BamBam Meulens in Orange and Black and Santiago Casilla in Red, White and Blue highlighted today’s pregame festivities for the second of three World Baseball Classic Games being held at AT&T Park.
Players and Giants Alumni alike had a great time along the 1.7 mile Parade Route to the Civic Center.
PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR TOMORROW (ALL TIMES PDT):
Thursday, Oct. 11 at Cincinnati (Time – 11:07 if the As lose tonight; 10:07 if the As win tonight): Matt Cain vs. Matt Latos – TBS, ESPN Radio
note: all postseason games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/home games and World Series contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes
In 2008, to celebrate our 50th anniversary in San Francisco we installed a timeline on the View Level at the ballpark which highlighted some of our great players and amazing moments. We know that all of our fans are not able to come to a game at the park, or those who do may not be old enough to remember some of our alumni. For this road trip we decided to showcase the timeline and give everyone a bit more information about the moments. One banner, lots of recent memories are highlighted here.