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Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Giants’ new baseball chief Zaidi talks Bumgarner, rebuild, working with Bochy

The Giants are in good hands.

Jim Furtado Posted: November 07, 2018 at 09:09 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. BillWallace Posted: November 08, 2018 at 06:58 PM (#5784590)
I root for the Giants and I love this.

Interesting that he would take this gig when he must be in very high demand.

Long term the Giants are a great gig. Great fanbase, great park, great ownership, great franchise.

Short term they are so ######. Not good enough to compete but too many stars to rebuild. There are probably only 4-5 teams in all of baseball that are in a worse position than them right now.

He must have a long term outlook, and Giants fans are lucky for that!
   2. GregD Posted: November 08, 2018 at 07:33 PM (#5784609)
There are probably only 4-5 teams in all of baseball that are in a worse position than them right now.
No team with their resources is in the bottom 5 for short-term chances of success, unless you mean literally just next year. If you assume he's coming because he has a good FA budget, then Giants' fans should feel like they could--could--be competitive in two years if they're lucky, three if they're not. That's not true of every team

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