The Return of Zito???
Athletics and Giants 2000-2011
-Increased from 25,659 before moving in to the new park, to averaging 39,147 since then.
-Peak was last season, after winning the WS (41,819).
-Highest attendance in 2003 (27,365).
-Huge jump between 2000 and 2001 seasons (19,799 to 26,337)
Records from 2000-2011
Congratulations to Pablo Sandoval, your National League Player of the Week.
(Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)
Pablo has a blackberry?! I need to BBM him
I’m going to think of this as Pablo Sandoval’s way of saying, “Hey, don’t throw yourself down the stairs just yet.”
Gloria Allred is everywhere
— Phillip Matier, Andrew Ross | SFGate
“The Dodgers want you to know that, except for the father of two who remains in a medically induced coma, it was an otherwise great opening day at Dodger Stadium.”
- T.J. Simers | LATimes
Thank you Showtime!
To coincide with the start of the 2011 Major League Baseball season, SHOWTIME will air a 30-minute sneak preview of THE FRANCHISE: A SEASON WITH THE SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS, its new documentary series featuring the World Series Champion San Francisco Giants, on Wednesday, April 13th at 9:30 PM ET/PT. The new one-hour series, set to premiere Wednesday, July 13th (time TBD), will give viewers a front row seat into the lives of the players, coaches and team personnel as they begin the task of defending their World Series title through the 2011 MLB season.