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Which Cubs Hit the Giants?

In 1938, the Chicago Cubs, having just won the National League pennant, traded shortstop Billy Jurges, outfielder Frank Demaree and backup catcher Ken O’Dea to the Giants in exchange for shortstop Dick Bartell, outfielder Hank Leiber and backup catcher Gus … Continue reading

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Which Diamondbacks Hit the Giants?

Which players have hit against the Giants better than any others? Thanks to baseball-reference.com, we can figure that out. As of April, 2013, Paul Goldschmidt had 1474 major-league plate appearances. He was a career .289/.376/.517 hitter. If you took his … Continue reading

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Giants’ Greatest Hitting Trios

When Josh Hamilton was signed by the Los Angeles Angels this off-season, many expected the teaming of Albert Pujols, Mike Trout and Hamilton in the same lineup to create an opportunity for them to put up historic numbers and become … Continue reading

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