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Bay Area baseball in trouble at halfway break

Bay Area baseball in trouble at halfway break

Victoria Groenewold,
Contributor
July 12, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Halfway into the regular season, the Oakland Athletics are struggling to play .500 ball. Individually, however, players are having phenomenal years. The San Francisco Giants, on the other hand, could only hope to be so fortunate.   San Francisco Giants This season, the Giants lack a dominant presence in...

Bay Area baseball back in play

Bay Area baseball back in play

Victoria Groenewold,
Contributor
March 29, 2017
Filed under Sports

The 2017 baseball season starts this weekend and both the Giants and the A’s made roster moves to improve on last season’s results. San Francisco Giants This season, Giants fans will notice some star players absent from the roster. Relief pitcher Santiago Casilla signed with the Oakland Athlet...

Even year equals championship for San Francisco

Even year equals championship for San Francisco

Erik Khan,
Staff Writer
June 29, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

It’s no secret that the San Francisco Giants perform better in even calendar years. The last three even years have each yielded a World Series championship to the team that plays in the Bay. This year is no different: The Giants are currently leading the MLB with 49 wins and hold an eight game div...

Años pares significan campeonato

Años pares significan campeonato

Erik Khan,
Escritor de Personal
June 29, 2016
Filed under Spanish

No es ningún secreto que los Giants de San Francisco muestran un mejor desempeño en los calendarios de los años pares. En los últimos tres años pares cada uno produjo un campeonato de la Serie Mundial en el equipo que juega en la Bahía. Este año no es diferente: Los Giants están actualmente l...

San Francisco Giant’s Championship Pattern

San Francisco Giant’s Championship Pattern

Erik Khan,
Staff Writer
April 20, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

In 2010, 2012 and 2014, the San Francisco Giants defied the odds and brought a World Series title back to San Francisco. With the Giants 2016 season underway, the Bay Area has to wonder if another even year championship is in the cards? One thing is for sure: When compared to the three even year World S...

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