Celebrate the golden age of San Francisco Giants baseball with Giant Splash, a firsthand account by Giants beat reporter and best-selling author Andrew Baggarly. Since the team moved to the shores of McCovey Cove in 2000, Giants fans have been thrilled by iconic players, historic moments, and heroic performancesanot to mention three World Series championships. Giant Splash takes readers onto the field and inside the clubhouse for every unforgettable moment: Barry Bonds' record-setting home runs, Tim Lincecum's no-hitter, Matt Cain's perfect game, Travis Ishikawa's walk-off pennant winner, and many more.Baseballa#39;s stadium boom had begun a decade earlier, but the Giants were going against the grain. ... Chicago White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf, who berated Magowan in a Louisville hotel suite for the Bonds contract back in 1992, criticized anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Triumph Books - 2015-05-01|