Yusmeiro Petit


Armchair managers wept bitter tears. Hey, everyone needs a hobby.

But they rally.

They never stop, even when the answer they seek is force-fed to them. They never give up hope.


Programming note: For comprehensive coverage of the Giants’ playoff run, watch SportsNet Central tonight at 10:30 p.m. and midnight on Comcast SportsNet Bay Area


SAN FRANCISCO -– On a postseason roster, you have your starting pitchers and your relievers.

You have your everyday horses in the lineup.

You might have a platoon bat or two.


For the second time in this festival of improbability we will call the San Francisco Giants 2014 postseason, the true difference between victory and whatever it is you get when you deserve to lose