Tag: San Francisco Giants

Phillies Finally Get Their Revenge for 2010 NLCS as Giants Sign Gabe Kapler as Manager

by Alex Poletti
Photo by ERIC RISBERG / AP PHOTO

Vengeance, nine years in the making, finally belongs to the Philadelphia Phillies. Nearly a decade after losing to the San Francisco Giants in the 2010 NLCS, ending their bid for a third straight World Series appearance, the Fightin’ Phils got their payback after the Giants signed their former manager, Gabe Kapler to a three-year contract.

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National League Announces Winter Manager Fire Sale

by Alex Poletti

After the final outs of game 162 were recording, the National League announced it would be holding a winter-long fire sale for all managerial positions. Due to the league’s intent to clear out all current managers, the new hirings are expected to be at a major discount.

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Recent Disappearance of Mets Outfielder Caps Month of Strange Things Across MLB

by Justin DePalatis

Locked in a scoreless pitchers’ duel, the New York Mets seemed primed to head to the 11th inning as Pablo Sandoval’s routine two-out fly ball floated toward Dominic Smith’s waiting mitt. Only, when the ball arrived, Smith’s glove, and notably, his entire body, had disappeared.

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Report Finds Giants Players Purposefully Tanking to Stay in San Francisco

by Alex Poletti

A shocking two-month long study by The Second String spotlight team has revealed that members of the San Francisco Giants are intentionally playing poorly to avoid getting traded and having to leave the city by the bay.
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Giants Consider Nursing Home Attendant as Bochy’s Replacement

by Alex Poletti

As the Major League Baseball season nears its halfway mark, the San Francisco Giants have begun their search for their next manager after longtime skipper Bruce Bochy announced he would retire at the end of the year. In order to meet the needs of the aging core, the front office has reportedly included nursing home attendant Drake Fisher on their shortlist of managerial candidates.

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