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Consistency eludes Samardzija in loss to A's

Jeff Samardzija placed the blame Monday for the Giants' 8-3 Interleague loss to the Oakland A's squarely on himself.
Via Giants.com
3 days ago

Jeff Samardzija pummelled again, Giants lose

The A's had no troubles seeing the ball against Jeff Samardzija, who had his worst start since his last one. On December 9, 2015, the Giants signed the pitcher who lead the American League in earned runs and home runs allowed. On June 27, 2016, everyone following the Giants had some concerns about this deal. That’s not the whole story, of course. It omits the months of excellent...
Via McCovey Chronicles
3 days ago

Jeff Samardzija's slide continues as Giants lose to A's

SAN FRANCISCO – Jeff Samardzija spent half a season in an A’s uniform. He is almost halfway through the first season of his five-year contract with the Giants.   Both Bay Area teams can say they’ve gotten the full Samardzija experience.   There are days when he lights up the radar gun and is unhittable. Then there are days when he simply gets lit up. Samardzija threw hard...
Via Giants Extra
3 days ago

Samardzija, Giants shut down Rays on Pride Night

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Jeff Samardzija threw a four-hitter and the San Francisco Giants won their sixth consecutive game Friday by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 on Pride Night, before the biggest regular-season crowd at Tropicana Field in a decade.The announced attendance of 40,135 was the first regular-season turnout over 40,000 at the Rays' ballpark since opening day in...
Via Associated Press
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Samardzija's 4-hitter leads Giants on Rays' Pride Night

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Jeff Samardzija threw a four-hitter and the San Francisco Giants won their sixth consecutive game Friday by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 on Pride Night, before the biggest regular-season crowd at Tropicana Field in a decade. The announced attendance of 40,135 was the first regular-season turnout over 40,000 at the Rays' ballpark since opening day in...
Via Associated Press
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Let’s Watch Jeff Samardzija Tip Some Pitches

An interesting nugget from a recent edition of the always-excellent Ken Rosenthal notebook: White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper accepted responsibility for Jeff Samardzija‘s struggles last season, telling reporters, “Man, I failed.” Samardzija, with the benefit of hindsight, takes a more magnanimous view, saying that Cooper only was trying to help him. As it turns out, the...
Via Fangraphs
May 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Jeff Samardzija Broke His Bat Over His Knee, Overshadowing Fantastic Outing

Jeff Samardzija didn’t have a lot to be upset about Tuesday night. The San Francisco Giants pitcher had hsi best start of the season against the Cincinnati Reds, going eight innings, allowing one run on three hits and striking out nine. However, what Samardzija did at the plate is overshadowing the fine work “Shark” did on the mound. That’s because the 31-year-old let his...
Via NESN.com
May 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Jeff Samardzija destroys bat after striking out

Jeff Samardzija likes to strike out batters, but really does not like when he’s at the plate and suffers the same fate. Pitchers hate striking out against opposing pitchers, and Samardzija showed that during Tuesday’s game against the Reds. He struck out in the eighth inning, and was pretty upset about it, so he broke his bat over his knee. Samardzija had nothing to be upset...
Via The Sports Daily
May 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Jeff Samardzija gives harsh explanation for why he left Cubs

San Francisco Giants pitcher Jeff Samardzija was one of the mainstays of the Chicago Cubs during their more recent lean years. Now, he admits that he’d have stayed if he could have seen their renaissance coming, but simply got tired of being fed promises about the future. “If I had a fortune teller, I probably would have stayed,” Samardzija told Bob Nightengale of USA Today...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Jeff Samardzija says he was tipping pitches during 2015 season

Jeff Samardzija says his career-worst 2015 season was down to him tipping his pitches. The right-hander had an ERA under 4 over the three seasons prior to last, but Samardzija’s 2015 was one to forget, with his ERA ballooning to 4.96 and leading the league in hits, earned runs, and home runs allowed. Samardzija believes there is a simple explanation. “When you’re tipping...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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