From the TV broadcast, it felt like there was a pretty impressive amount of “fans” in stands tonight. The stark contrast of the bright fan cutouts against the dark green seats really stood out during the wide shots of Oracle Park.
Via the official Giants media notes:
“The seats at Oracle Park have been installed with 4,712 fan cutouts so far…the Giants have sold an additional 4,000 cutouts and counting that will be produced/installed before the next homestand.”
A DFA a day keeps the Bart away
The Giants made a move at the catcher spot, but it was of course not Joey Bart getting his number called.
On This Day in Giants History…
I asked Giants Manager Gabe Kapler on his young outfield and the leadership Pence has had on them:
Shark on his pitch array today:
A Ruf B-Day
OF/INF Darin Ruf’s 34th birthday today. He was not in the starting lineup and went 0-1 with a strike out