Category: Buster Posey

Buster Posey: “There Won’t be Another Derek Jeter. You have to Blaze Your Own Trail.”

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

The comparisons have been made. Buster Posey has played two healthy seasons in the major leagues with both ending in a World Series title. He's been called the Derek Jeter of the West, but the Giants star catcher doesn't want to get caught up in the hype. Posey is gearing up ...

Ryan Braun Has No Regrets About Signing a Long-Term Deal to Stay in Milwaukee

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

In 2011, Ryan Braun signed a deal to stay with the Milwaukee Brewers through the year 2020. He later watched his right-hand man, Prince Fielder, sign a whopping contract to go to Detroit, where the Tigers made the playoffs in his first year last season. Despite how things have worked ...

Buster Posey: “We were a tight-nit group and had some quirky ways of getting fired up but we’re also really good”

Monday, October 29th, 2012

For Buster Posey, last year had to be agonizing watching his team miss the playoffs as he was recovering from a broken leg. This year he gets to spend the offseason celebrating his second World Series title in the last three years. At times it looked like the San Francisco ...

Bruce Bochy Says Hunter Pence’s Speech Before Game Three Fired Up the Giants

Friday, October 12th, 2012

The San Francisco Giants were staring at an 0-2 deficit in the NLDS, their offense was struggling big time, Cincinnati looked like the superior team and history was very much against them. However, San Fran was heading to Cincinnati still feeling good about their chances to find a way to ...

Buster Posey Says Pitching and Defense Will Be the Key for the Giants in the Postseason

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

The San Francisco Giants have had to deal with a lot this year. Tim Lincecum got off to a slow start, Melky Cabrera, who was having a tremendous season, was suspended 50 games for steroids and the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Giants’ biggest threat in the NL West, made a ...

Matt Cain Throws 22nd Perfect Game in MLB History, Calls It “Ridiculous”

Friday, June 15th, 2012

San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Sergio Romo said he knew Matt Cain was going to have a special night after just his second strikeout. Cain said he knew he was dialed in, but had no idea what he was in for. He wound up striking out a dozen more batters ...

Buster Posey Will Adjust Where He Positions Himself Next Time There Is a Play at the Plate

Monday, March 26th, 2012

For Buster Posey, 2011 was a season to forget. The Giants best offensive player was injured at the end of May in a frightening home-plate collision with Florida’s Scott Cousins The All-Star catcher watched from home as his team’s chances to repeat as World Series champions went down the drain ...

Bruce Bochy Will Be Cautious with Buster Posey and Brian Wilson

Monday, February 20th, 2012

The San Francisco Giants quest to repeat as World Series champs took a huge hit early last season when catcher Buster Posey was lost for the year. The Giants were already challenged on offense and without their best stick, San Francisco turned into one of the worst offenses in all ...

Posey Is All Buster’d Up

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

The San Francisco Giants hopes of repeating as World Series Champs suffered a significant blow last night. After a collision at home plate with the Marlins Scott Cousins, Buster Posey may be lost for the season with a serious ankle injury. This is the type of injury the Giants won’t ...

Buster Posey’s Magical Rookie Year with the San Francisco Giants: “When did it hit me? I’m trying to think if it has hit me.”

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

He was an integral part of the San Francisco Giants' World Series run and the recent recipient of the 2010 National League Rookie of the Year Award.  Not a bad start to Buster Posey's Major League career. At just 23 years of age, Posey's future seems incredibly bright, particularly when ...