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Raising Matt Cain · 2d ago

4th inning: 4-14

1st inning: 6-122nd inning: 6-123rd inning: 10-84th inning: 4-14That's  26-46 or .361 ball. It's as bad as it gets. The great ride we've been on is over.If a man were called to fix the perio...
Raising Matt Cain · 3d ago

Adios Amigos!

Loss, 9-0 @ ATLI am so out of here!  My first ever trip to Costa Rica starts in just a couple minutes and I can't wait.  Sure wish I was already gone just so I could have missed that piece o...
Raising Matt Cain · 4d ago

And So It Goes for the Giants

Well.  In an exchange of e-mails with my friend in Colorado, I stated, "I predict the Giants will win one by a fluke."  And they almost did!  But then, they didn't.  Swept for their 6th cons...
Raising Matt Cain · 1W ago

Worthless Wednesday

Loss, 7-2 vs. KC  I have had to post about losses/no decisions/crappy pitching for seven of the last eight times, so this is getting really old.   It was bad enough to waste a lovely sprin...
Raising Matt Cain · 1W ago

Congratulations Warriors!

I was away for a couple of weeks.  Saw some beautiful scenery, some awesome wildlife and was out of touch with the innertubes for a good part of it, which is a good thing.  On my return, not...
Raising Matt Cain · 1W ago

Comeback!

SF 13  MIN 8 The Twins chased Matt Cain in the 5th and appeared headed for another victory but somehow the Giants scored NINE runs in the final two frames to stave off a series sweep. Buster...
Raising Matt Cain · 1W ago

Giants Come Up Short--Again

MIN 3  SF 2 Go to the ESPN MLB statistics page. Select the ALL MLB Player Pitching link. Click on Expanded II Pitching Stats. Find the RS column near the right-hand edge. One click will sort...
Raising Matt Cain · 1W ago

Ervin Magic

MIN 4  SF 0 Ervin Santana came to town with some interesting numbers behind his season: only 23 runs allowed, third-best among starters; 0.89 WHIP, also third-best; .520 OPS against, second ...
Raising Matt Cain · 2W ago

Late Runs and a Lying President

Win, 9-5(10) @ MIL  On my desk , while I was giving my Biology students their final exam, I had my phone playing today's game as my desktop streamed the Congressional Hearings with the forme...
Raising Matt Cain · 2W ago

The Beat Goes On

MIL 6  SF 3 Well, the beat-down, anyway. Giants get beat-down in Milwaukee for the second night in a row. It looked good for a little while, what with Buster Posey giving the team the lead i...