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The 20 Greatest San Francisco Giants of All-Time

The San Francisco Giants franchise has existed since 1883. Since 1901 they have played in the National League. Since 1901 they have been known by two names: New York Giants (1885 – 1957) & San Francisco Giants (1958 – Present). The Giants franchise has won eight World Series titles (1905, 1921, 1922, 1933, 1954, 2010, 2012 & 2014) and over

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100 Greatest Baseball Players of All-Time

There have been over 18,000 players since 1901. That means the top 100 players are the top 0.5%. How we play baseball has evolved over time. The fundamentals, however, remain mostly unchanged. I may prefer Willie Mays over Ty Cobb. You prefer Frank Robinson over Hank Aaron. Maybe you like Clemens over Walter Johnson. Making a list like this incredibly

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100 Greatest Starting Pitchers of All-Time

One of the most polarizing baseball discussions today centers around starting pitching. The divide is multi faceted. For the last couple decades, many fans and retired pitchers alike go on and on about how today’s pitchers don’t go deep enough into games or that they aren’t allowed to pitch out of jams, or that they don’t pitch often enough. The

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San Francisco Giants All-Time Roster

This is the San Francisco Giants all-time roster. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to have a minimum of 1,500 plate appearance. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers. Starting pitchers had to start at

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San Francisco Giants Best Single Seasons

This is a list of the San Francisco Giants best single seasons. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to play at least 51% of games at their position. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers.

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