SAN FRANCISCO – You are not surprised to learn that Yusmeiro Petit is a man of few words. You shouldn’t be, anyway, if you’ve borne witness to his laconic work on the mound.
DETROIT – Three years ago, Barry Zito came back to pitch after a rain delay of nearly three hours with the Giants leading 6-0 in the third inning at Comerica Park.
DENVER – From the outside, the Giants had a miserable year on the farm.
SAN FRANCISCO – It all said so much about Madison Bumgarner.
His fastball was pure backwoods camouflage, jumping like a rabbit, kicking like a buck and swooping like a red-tailed hawk.