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  1. San Francisco Giants: Homegrown talent is covering the infield, but where are the outfielders?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Frisco Fastball

    ... every year. You remember the names; Dave Roberts , Fred Lewis , Mark DeRosa , Pat Burrell , Aubrey Huff , Andres Torres , Mike Morse , and Nori Aoki . Of that group, Fred Lewis was the only one that came up through the organization. Lewis was given ...


  2. Matt Duffy Wins 2015 Willie Mac AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 |

    ... ('96) J.T. Snow ('97 + '04) Marvin Benard ('99) Mark Gardner ('01) Bengie Molina ('07 + '08) Matt Cain ('09) Andres Torres ('10) Ryan Vogelsong ('11) Buster Posey ('12) Hunter Pence ('13) Madison Bumgarner ('14) As the 35th recipient, Duffy becomes ...


  3. San Francisco Giants: Angel Pagan playing for a spot for the 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | Frisco Fastball

    ... and Juan Perez out in centerfield more than they would have wanted, in 2013 they signed Jeff Francoeur and Andres Torres to try and get some depth with an aching Pagan, and in 2012 they acquired Hunter Pence and Xavier Nady to give them options in ...


  4. Calf injury keeps Crawford out of lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | San Francisco Giants

    ... Until Tuesday, he did this just twice since his Giants' tenure began in 2007. Tim Lincecum hit ahead of Andres Torres in a 2010 game against Arizona and Bumgarner preceded Emmanuel Burriss in a 2012 encounter against St. Louis. Adrianza entered ...


  5. Extra Baggs: Giants begin a painfully tough stretch, Bochy has a big...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Paradise Post

    ... Remember when Bochy caught hell for four months when he played Aaron Rowand every day? Well, at some point, Andres Torres took over. There will be a time when Bochy has to make that decision with Pagan, too - either moving him to left field or down ...


  6. San Francisco Giants: 10 waiver wire trade candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | Frisco Fastball

    ... August and the Padres were in need of another outfielder; whereas, the Giants already had a deep outfield in Andres Torres , Aaron Rowand , Pat Burrell , Nate Schierholtz , and another August waiver acquisition in Jose Guillen. San Francisco traded ...


  7. Chris Heston's No-Hitter Shines Light on Giants' Latest Hidden GemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... place him among the unheralded players they've been glad to find in recent years. In 2010, it was guys like Andres Torres and Sergio Romo. In 2012, it was guys like Brandon Crawford and Gregor The Giants sure have a knack for finding them, all ...


  8. An overdue Michael Morse appreciationRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... us with confidence after acquiring Orlando Cabrera on purpose. And while Pagan was a little younger than Andres Torres, it was probably a wash, which meant that a fan favorite was going away for dubious reasons. In this context, I wrote a love ...


  9. Giants win fifth straight, continue scoreless streakRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... in age, check , clearly performing worse than his peers, check . Those are the same boxes that Aubrey Huff and Andres Torres checked off, postseason heroics be damned. At the same time, there were sound, rational, statty reasons to think that ...


  10. Giants sweep the Angels, Lincecum brilliantRead the original story

    May 3, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... like a sentence that exists because Ken Burns played Mad Libs when he was drunk. Ray Durham - 8 Randy Winn - 5 Andres Torres - 4 Marvin Benard - 3 Gregor Blanco - 3 Angel Pagan - 3 Kenny Lofton - 2 Aaron Rowand - 2 Eugenio Velez - 2 Omar Vizquel - 1 ...


  11. Justin Maxwell Making the Most of Opportunity With GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 |

    ... here is the latest Giants scrap heap find that turns into a diamond. This was more or less the same story with Andres Torres in 2009 and Gregor Blanco in 2012. Both players were minor league veterans who broke camp with the Giants in those ...


  12. Justin Maxwell, starting outfielderRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... the Giants have rewired our brains to screw with everything we thought we knew about baseball. It started with Andres Torres, moved on through Pat Burrell, really got weird with Ryan Vogelsong, and left off with Travis Ishikawa starting in the ...


  13. Tim Hudson, Giants sink Rockies in extra inningsRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... just dumb recency-bias monkeys. And the stats suggest that what goes up, must come down. On the other hand, Andres Torres trolled the world for a year, and we don't have to give that back. Let's ride this baby to the bottom of the hill. First, the ...


  14. Giants sweep Dodgers out of town, walk off againRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... stupid odd years , and we'll be just fine. Hey, the ace is going on Friday. Justin Maxwell probably isn't the Andres Torres of this team, the minor league free agent who comes out of nowhere and has a fantastic season. But he probably isn't the ...


  15. Giants beat L.A., take first game of seriesRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... theme for Brian Sabean dustbin pickups: a skill that the internal competition can't really keep up with. Andres Torres was a switch-hitter with defense and speed. Gregor Blanco had a minor league career that hinted he could get on base better than ...


  16. The Hiroshima Carp are your new favorite Japanese teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... for the Carp? Well, we have to see exactly who else is in the NPB, first. I love Schierholtz, but what if Andres Torres is in the employ of Nippon Ham? That would make things tricky. What we have to do, then, is look for other old friends in Japan ...


  17. Tournament of Happy Giants Postseason Memories: The Elite 8Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... way for them to screw it up. It actually happened. IT ACTUALLY HAPPENED. On the other hand, the home run had Andres Torres yelling, "I told you he was going to do it! I told you!" Well, it's been a good Cinderella run for Bumgarner's entrance, ...


  18. Projecting Brandon Crawford's 2015 seasonRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... That doesn't mean he'll get better. I just like triples. I like videos of triples. That video had a triple and Andres Torres. Team Static believes that we've seen the best of Crawford, but that we'll continue to see it for a year or three. He'll hit ...