On today’s Locked On Giants podcast, Ben Kaspick discusses Buster Posey’s announcement on Friday that he’s opting out of the 2020 season. Posey and his wife finalized the adoption yesterday of two premature twins who need to be in the NICU for an extended period of time. Posey has said that the twins are doing […]
On today’s episode of the Locked On Giants podcast, Ben Kaspick covers all the latest happening with the San Francisco Giants. Their workouts on Tuesday were cancelled due to delays with Covid-19 tests that were administered on Saturday. Thankfully, they received their test results in time to hold Wednesday workouts, and all tests came back […]
The Giants’ schedule was released on Monday, and it’s brutal. They play 10 of their first 20 games against the Dodgers and Astros on the road. Fourteen of their first 20 games are on the road. Although the Giants (and every team) plays each division opponent 10 times, those 10 games are not necessarily balanced. […]
Farhan Zaidi had strong words for Scottsdale city council member Guy Phillips, who mocked George Floyd at an anti-mask rally. Among other things, Zaidi said “F–k that guy. You can quote me on that.” These are strong words coming from someone with as much authority as Zaidi, who represents a team that has a huge […]
After 88 grueling days, MLB and the MLBPA find themselves right back where they stared. Contentious and public negotiations dragged on, but the sides ultimately will move forward under the March agreement, which gave Commissioner Rob Manfred the right to implement a season without player approval with players receiving full pro-rated salaries. The lack of […]
Five players and three staff members have tested positive for Covid-19 at Phillies camp in Florida. Their facility has been shut down, and the club is reportedly awaiting 32 additional test results of others who may have been exposed. Additionally, a Blue Jays pitcher on the 40-man roster reportedly has exhibited Covid-19 symptoms after spending […]
Imagining an alternate universe in which Bobby Evans is still running the Giants.
The Giants traded away young talent to acquire aging veterans following a 98-loss season. What if they hadn’t?
Know thine enemy. Discussing the San Diego Padres with Javier Reyes in part one of a two-part conversation.
Win or lose, Opening Day is always special.