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About annapirhana

Writer, former KUSF DJ and fan of the SF Giants/SJ Sharks/Great America 49ers. Love quality films, though I don't take things too seriously. If I told you what I do for a living, I'd have to tickle you.

On to the new and improved Padres!

The O’Malley family has re-settled in San Diego, pouring their finances and baseball savvy into the perennial basement dweller Padres.  While the DBags and Dodgers have opted for the glitterati and sparkle of the “superstar” front office, I am more … Continue reading

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We’re here, we’ll cheer for Opening Day!

We’ve waited through a warm winter, soaking in the news of the new Cubs, Padres and Dodgers. We’ve watched free agents go to other teams, a few opting to stay away from the 3x World Champions. Now, we’ll see the … Continue reading

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One more week …

…before the season begins, when our beloved boys of the WC orange and black take to the stadium out in the desert.  There will be splashing in the outfield, where the DBags, so insecure that the fans would be content … Continue reading

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Let the games begin

The stadium is opening to the welcoming scent of grilled hotdogs, melting lipstick from this year’s model of baseball groupies and the colorful collection of orange and black fans clustered onto their seats. We are all looking for a glimpse … Continue reading

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Hot Stove & Links for the week of 1-5-2015 to 1-11-2015

January 6, 2015 11:02 a.m. — REAL congratulations to new HOFers RANDY JOHNSON, PEDRO MARTINEZ, JOHN SMOLTZ and CRAIG BIGGIO. —– January 5, 2015 2:51 p.m. — Per Jeff Wilson (Fort Worth Star-Telegram), INF ADAM ROSALES has signed a 1 … Continue reading

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Hot stove & l inks for the week of 12-30-2014 to 12-6-2014

December 30, 2014 11:18 a.m. — MADISON BUMGARNER has been named AP Male Athlete of the Year. 9:50 a.m. — Per multiple sources, ASDRUBAL CABRERA has signed a 1-year deal with the Rays. 😥 From ESPN, Strange But True feats … Continue reading

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Hot stove & links for the week for 12-22-2014 to 12-28-2014

December 22, 2014 1:32 p.m. — Per Hank Schulman, MARCO SCUTARO had back surgery yesterday in Miami. Should be 4-6 months before he will be ready for any baseball. 11:26 a.m. — Per Hank Schulman, the Giants outright ANGEL VILALLONA … Continue reading

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