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A Pitcher Injury Could Not Stop

Last week, we looked at Giants pitchers of the past whose careers were truncated by injury. The point was to show that the current “rash” of pitcher injuries are nothing new, and that pitchers have always gotten hurt, and always … Continue reading

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This Day in Giants History: November 27, 1973

Gary Matthews outpolls eight others for the National League Rookie of the Year award. The Giant outfielder hit .300/.367/.444 in 148 games.

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This Day in Giants History: November 17, 1959

Giants slugger Willie McCovey is named National League Rookie of the Year. McCovey gets all 24 votes to make him the second Giant in a row to win the award unanimously.

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This Day in Giants History: November 9, 2000

Dusty Baker is named National League Manager of the Year for a record third time.

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This Day in Giants History: November 6, 1997

Dusty Baker is named National League Manager of the Year for a second time.

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