Results tagged ‘ Will Clark ’

From The Archives – Ali & Clark

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Will Clark & Muhammad Ali

From The Archives – Clark & Dravecky

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Will Clark & Dave Dravecky

Quick Hits for August 31, 2013

TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants visit the Arizona Diamondbacks tonight in the second game of this three game series…RHP Trevor Cahill (5-10, 4.39) is scheduled to face RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-4, 5.58).

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ELIAS SAYS…Last night marked the first time in 21 years the Giants scored in the top of the 1st inning of a 1-0 victory…their last two wins of that type both came at Atlanta Fulton County Stadium (Aug. 7, 1991 and Sept. 30, 1992) (Elias).

Click HERE for today’s complete game notes.

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SHUTTING THE DOOR…San Francisco pitchers have combined for 12 shutouts this season, which is tied for the fourth-most in the NL…SF has finished in the top five in the league in shutouts every season since 2006.

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SERGIO ROMO..Dating back to 1921, Sergio Romo’s streak of 23-consecutive scoreless appearances at Chase Field is the longest by any visiting pitcher at any ballpark (Stats LLC)… Has retired 23 of his last 27 batters faced.

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THE GIANTS…Are 2-2 so far on this 10-day, nine-game road trip to Colorado, Arizona and San Diego…SF has won four of their last six games and eight of their last 15.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Was reinstated from the 60-day DL yesterday and went 1-for-3 with a double and run scored.

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MR. MVP…IF Christian Arroyo (pictured here with Will Clark), the Giants first-round pick from the 2013 MLB Draft, was named the Arizona Rookie League MVP…Arroyo hit .326 (60-for-184) with 25 extra base hits and 47 runs scored in 45 games for the AZL Giants…joining Arroyo on the 2013 Arizona League All-Star team was Giants’ 2013 second-round pick IF Ryder Jones and LHP Luis Ysla…in addition, AZL Giants Manager Nestor Rojas was named the Field Staff All-Star of the year.

PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS SERIES AND UPCOMING SET AT SAN DIEGO (ALL GAME TIMES PDT): 

  • Saturday, August 31 at Arizona (5:10): RHP Trevor Cahill (5-10, 4.39) vs. RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-4, 5.58) – CSN-BA 
  • Sunday, Sept. 1 at Arizona (1:10): LHP Patrick Corbin (13-4, 2.79) vs. TBA – CSN-BA
  • Monday, Sept. 2 at San Diego (12:40): RHP Ian Kennedy (5-9, 5.10) vs. LHP Barry Zito (4-10, 5.81) – CSN-BA
  • Tuesday, Sept. 3 at San Diego (7:10): LHP Robbie Erlin (2-2, 5.97) vs. LHP Madison Bumgarner (11-9, 2.91) – CSN-BA
  • Wednesday, Sept. 4 at San Diego (3:40): LHP Eric Stults (8-12, 3.81) vs. RHP Tim Lincecum (8-13, 4.38) – CSN-BA

note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)

Willie McCovey Golf Classic

Today, the Giants Community Fund hosted the annual Willie McCovey Golf Classic at Harding Park.  Entrance into the tournament purchased a round of golf with a Giants celebrity, a chance to meet Willie McCovey and served as a donation to the Community Fund.  For more information about the fund click here.

The Best of the Best – First Basemen

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.

Four Hall of Famers lead the group of Giants first basemen:

  1. Bill Terry
  2. Johnny Mize
  3. Whitey Lockman
  4. Orlando Cepeda
  5. Willie McCovey
  6. Darrell Evans
  7. Will Clark

Parade – Players & Alumni

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Brandon Crawford

Players and Giants Alumni alike had a great time along the 1.7 mile Parade Route to the Civic Center.

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