Before working out this morning, everyone in camp stopped by the visiting clubhouse to have their portraits taken for the Giants Yearbook, Magazine and Scoreboard.
Billy Hayes & Tim Flannery
Another great opportunity to interact with player is our annual Play Ball Lunch. Held at the beginning of each season, the Play Ball Lunch is a fundraiser for the Giants Community Fund and a great way to kick off the start of a new season.
Roberto Kelly and Tim Flannery
Hunter Pence and George Kontos
The Giants have 10 uniformed personal from Venezuela on the field this season (shown here with a gravity-defying Greek): Yusmeiro Petit, Hector Sanchez, Ehire Adrianza, Jose Alguacil, Gregor Blanco, Pablo Sandoval, Guillermo Moscoso, Marco Scutaro and Jean Machi (Caracas native, Jose Mijares not pictured and George Kontos elevating)
On July 2, 1954 Ray Monzant became the first player from Venezuela to play for the Giants when he started the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. This year the Giants have 9 players and 1 coach representing the South American country.
Guillermo Moscoso & Pablo Sandoval
yusmeiro Petit & Marco Scuato
Pablo Sandoval & Gregor Blanco
Jean Machi & Guillermo Moscoso