For a team that doesn't rely on power offensively, the home run ball has increasingly mocked the Giants during the month of July. The latest example came Monday at normally pitcher-friendly AT&T Park, as the Cincinnati Reds used three two-run homers off Jake Peavy to defeat San Francisco, 7-5, and hand the club its eighth loss since the All-Star break.
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SAN FRANCISCO -- Veteran right-hander Jake Peavy will seek to extend two impressive streaks when the San Francisco Giants open a week-long homestand Monday night against the Cincinnati Reds.The National League West leader and NL Central last-place team met in May at Cincinnati, with the Giants winning two of three.Watch Game 1 of the 1976 World Series Monday at 6:30 p.m.The Reds...
Ever wonder how that paint job turned out on the duck boat Jake Peavy bought in 2013 after the Red Sox World Series parade? The now-San Francisco Giants right-hander showed off his “tribute to Boston” in a tweet Thursday night. Boston, here's my tribute to you… pic.twitter.com/Mf0mC6HUnZ — Jake Peavy (@JakePeavy_22) July 21, 2016 Peavy pitched for […] The post Jake Peavy...
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Jake Peavy’s stay in Boston wasn’t a long one, but it sure was memorable. The San Francisco Giants right-hander joined the Red Sox in 2013 thanks to a three-team trade, and once he was in Boston, he helped pitch the Sox to the 2013 World Series. And Red Sox fans certainly remember when he bought a duck boat during the World Series parade. His time in Boston ended near the 2014...
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Jake Peavy gave David Ortiz an early retirement gift Tuesday night at Fenway Park. The retiring Boston Red Sox slugger returned the favor by launching it 442 feet into the right field bleachers. Even better than the three-run bomb? Peavy’s reaction. When you know you gave up a bomb to David Ortiz. pic.twitter.com/oDFtYQSIhY — Pat Bradley (@PatBradley_) July 20, 2016 ...
A look at what's happening all around the majors Tuesday: --- GIANT JAKE Jake Peavy and the San Francisco Giants begin a two-game series at Fenway Park. Peavy started three postseason games for the Red Sox during their 2013 run to the World Series crown. Rick Porcello (11-2, 3.66 ERA) starts for Boston. Manager John Farrell said the team thought Porcello would benefit from a...
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Denver Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez, San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy and former MLB pitcher Roy Oswalt were cheated out of millions of dollars in what is being described as a “Ponzi-like scheme.” “Sanchez, and major league baseball pitchers Jake Peavy and Roy Oswalt were defrauded out of about $30 million, according to a recently unsealed U.S. Securities and...
Jake Peavy owns a Boston duck boat and a San Francisco cable car, so it probably should come as no surprise that those aren’t the only insane things that reside on his property. The San Francisco Giants pitcher showed off his Alabama ranch, named Southern Falls Plantation, for Major League Baseball recently, and it looks like the perfect place to escape in the offseason. The 5...
The San Francisco Giants and general manager Brian Sabean have made some moves this winter, signing two of their own free agents – Sergio Romo and Jake Peavy – as well as trading for third baseman Casey McGehee to replace Pablo Sandoval who signed with the Boston Red Sox at the end of 2014. Sabean has yet to pull off a major deal, but there’s still time. As of now, the...
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