Marc Keller

Marc Keller

Marc Keller is a Senior Writer for Baseball Hot Corner. His three greatest loves in life are his wife, son, and the San Francisco Giants. You can follow and banter with him on Twitter @mrarmchair.

By Marc Keller On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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San Francisco Giants Make Trade Deadline Noise

The San Francisco Giants have maintain the poll-position for some time now in the NL West Division. But with their recent struggles since returning from the All-Star break, there’s no question this is a More...

By Marc Keller On Friday, June 17th, 2016
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Sacramento River Cats v. Fresno Grizzlies – Game Notes From June 15, 2016

It was another great night for a baseball game, as the Sacramento River Cats (Triple-A affiliate – San Francisco Giants) took on the Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A affiliate – Houston Astros). When the More...

By Marc Keller On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Sacramento River Cats v. Oklahoma City Dodgers – Game Notes From May 30, 2016

The rivalry still goes on, even through the lower levels, as the Sacramento River Cats (Triple-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants) took on the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers). More...

By Marc Keller On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
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Two-Time CY Young Award Winner Tim Lincecum Signs With Los Angeles Angels

Tim Lincecum finally has a home. The two-time CY Young Award winner has agreed to a major league contract with the Los Angeles Angels. His former club the San Francisco Giants, who Lincecum had previous spent his More...

By Marc Keller On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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Sacramento River Cats v. Las Vegas 51s – Game Notes from April 22, 2016

  It was overcast for much of the day here in Sacramento, with scattered showers dropping plenty of much needed rain. However, the baseball Gods decided that a game needed to be played tonight, providing excellent More...

By Marc Keller On Sunday, April 17th, 2016
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Sacramento River Cats Home Opener Brings In The Salt Lake Bees

  It’s always fun to attend a home opener for a ballclub no matter what level of baseball it is. I was able to attend the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) home opener versus More...

By Marc Keller On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
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San Francisco Giants Lock Up First Baseman Brandon Belt With New Extension

The San Francisco Giants took another step forward in securing their home-grown talent by locking up starting first baseman Brandon Belt to a new six-year extension worth approximately $73 million. The deal will More...

By Marc Keller On Sunday, April 10th, 2016
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Sacramento River Cats Media Day – Interview With Ty Blach

I was able to attend the Sacramento River Cats Media Day on Tuesday, April 5th. For those unfamiliar, the River Cats are the San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate. It was quite an experience for me, as I have More...

By Marc Keller On Monday, April 4th, 2016
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San Francisco Giants Season Preview – It’s An Even Year….

After a very active offseason in which the San Francisco Giants spent heavily in free agency, the expectations are high. The Giants missed the postseason last season; a season in which they finished 84-78 despite More...

By Marc Keller On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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San Francisco Giants Add To Rotation, Sign Johnny Cueto To Six-Year Deal

The San Francisco Giants were not going to let their starting rotation be the cause of them missing out on another postseason, especially coming up on an even year when they generally win World Series titles. After More...

By Marc Keller On Friday, December 11th, 2015
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Atlanta Braves Deal Away Shelby Miller, Score Big With Prospects

The Atlanta Braves have been floating starting pitcher Shelby Miller on the open market for some time now this offseason, seeing what they could possibly garner back in a deal with the hopes of capitalizing on More...

By Marc Keller On Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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Chicago Cubs Win Ben Zobrist Sweepstakes, Signs Four-Year Deal

Every MLB offseason there is always one free agent player that every other free agent player is waiting for to sign their new contract so that the market can be set and then the chips start to fall. That free agent More...

By Marc Keller On Monday, December 7th, 2015
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San Francisco Giants Sign Jeff Samardzija To Five-Year, $90 Million Deal

After the San Francisco Giants loss out on top free agent starting pitcher Zack Greinke, they moved quickly to lock-up their consolation prize, former Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija to a five-year, More...

By Marc Keller On Wednesday, November 18th, 2015
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San Francisco Giants Sign Brandon Crawford To New Six-Year Deal

This past 2015 season was a banner year for San Francisco Giants starting shortstop Brandon Crawford, who today was rewarded with a new six-year contract worth a reported $75 million. An official announcement is More...

By Marc Keller On Monday, October 5th, 2015
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Roster Moves Worth Reporting But Aren’t Worth The 300 Words – Vol. 41

For Baseball Hot Corner’s articles to be recognized by Google, they put a requirement on all blogs that each post/article should be 300 words or more. That’s usually not a problem for major breaking trades More...








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