Avoiding Posey Was Not Revisionist History For TribeThe San Francisco Giants are the worst offense in baseball. In terms of wRC+, wOBA and slugging, they are dead last.
Posey's Pinch Hit Powers Giants Past Indians 5-4Posey, on a scheduled rest day, doubled off the wall on a 3-2 slider on the seventh offering from Indians reliever Bryan Shaw (2-4).
Nunez's RBI Single In 10th Leads Giants Past Indians, 2-1Pinch-hitter Conor Gillaspie started the winning rally with a leadoff double against Cody Allen (0-5) to celebrate his 30th birthday.
Urshela's Bunt Coverage Does Not Come As SurpriseCleveland Indians third baseman Giovanny Urshela has a career Wins Above Replacement of 0.0.
Josh Tomlin's Solid Outing Lifts Indians Past Giants 5-3Tomlin (6-9) allowed six hits and three runs without walking a batter in 7 1/3 innings. Cleveland snapped a season-high four-game skid with its first victory against the Giants in the last seven tries.
Terry Francona Reflects On His (Sparse) Brawling HistoryIf the situation were to arise in Cleveland, count Manager Terry Francona among those who might take the Buster Posey approach and enjoy his view.
Giants' Bumgarner Lands On DL After Dirt Bike AccidentThe left-hander bruised ribs and a sprained a joint in his pitching shoulder from the wipeout that occurred Thursday. The timetable for his return was not announced - a blow for a team that's last in the NL West.
30 Players: Christian Arroyo Hopes To Force His Way Onto Giants In 2017The Giants hope to make another postseason run and a young third baseman could make an impact.
Zimmer Continues To Shine In Indians' 7-6 Win Over San FranciscoBradley Zimmer went 2-for-3 with two doubles and an RBI, moving his average to .370 in Cactus League play. Adam Moore broke a 5-5 tie with a two-run double in the 8th. Nellie Rodriguez also drove in two.
Bumgarner, Gillaspie Lead Giants Over Mets 3-0; Cubs NextMadison Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter in his latest postseason gem, Conor Gillaspie hit a three-run homer off Jeurys Familia in the ninth inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the defending NL champion New York Mets 3-0 Wednesday night in the wild-card game.
Fantasy Baseball’s Version Of The Final Countdown Is Upon You NowThere’s just one more week to go in the 2016 Major League Baseball regular season, so pay attention very closely to what’s going on in MLB this week.