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By Will Hyland On Friday, February 17th, 2017

Top 10 Shortstops For 2017

As of 2015, BHC writers on the staff have been routinely ranking each player at each position in all of Major League Baseball. The list below includes five honorable mentions as well as the top ten shortstops in More...

By Marc Keller On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

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 Monday, April 4th, 2016

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 Will Hyland On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Top 10 Shortstops For 2016

With the end of the NFL season upon us, the Baseball Hot Corner team brings back the Top 10 at each position series as we get closer to pitchers and catchers reporting. One position to highlight is shortstop, More...

By Marc Keller On Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

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 Jen Rainwater On Friday, April 10th, 2015

What Really Happened Between Norris, Pagan And The Gum?

In a 12-inning game that ended 1-0, it was chewing gum that made the real headlines. The altercation between San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris and San Francisco Giants centerfielder Angel Pagan didn’t More...

By Marc Keller On Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Roster Moves Worth Reporting But Aren’t Worth The 300 Words – Vol. 7

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 More...

By Michael Theed On Friday, June 21st, 2013

The Emergence of Milwaukee Brewers Shortstop Jean Segura

On July 27, 2012, a trade went down between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, a trade that sent Zack Greinke out west for prospects: right handed pitchers Ariel Pena and Johnny Hellweg, More...

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By Marc Keller On Friday, June 7th, 2013

MLB Draft: San Francisco Giants Select Christian Arroyo 25th Overall

  With the 25th pick in the 2013 MLB Draft, the San Francisco Giants selected Christian Arroyo, SS from Hernando High School in Brooksville, Florida. This was a curious pick by the Giants according to most More...

By Marc Keller On Tuesday, March 26th, 2013
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San Francisco Giants 2013 Season Preview

The 2012 San Francisco Giants couldn’t have had a more perfect season.  They won 94 regular season games, good enough for a 1st place finish and another NL West Division title.  Their team leader, catcher More...

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By Marc Keller On Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Why 2013 Could Be The Year Of The Brandon’s For The San Francisco Giants

Article Written By Marc Keller I’m back from my annual Spring Training trip where I was visiting with the defending World Series Champion San Francisco Giants.  In my time there, I walked away mightily impressed More...

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