Posts tagged MLB
Couples Night, Cardinals Fans, and Good SF Pizza

As the Giants wrap up their series against long time National League rivals the St Louis Cardinals, we welcome the first couple brave enough to be FTFBTF podcast guests. Luigi Petrone is a Giants fan and co-owner of Piazza D'angelo restaurant in Mill Valley. His wife, Andrea Petrone, is both a St. Louis Cardinals fan and the founder of Organic Baby clothing line.

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Is Stratton the Giants' best pitcher? Are the Giants buyers or sellers?

As the Giant sit and lick their wounds after Jeff Samardzija’s twenty-three pitch, one inning outing, we welcome back the original FTFBTF guest, The Godfather of this podcast, Dolph Shapiro. Dolph is a retired orthopedic surgeon, volunteer at-risk youth counselor, and Brooklyn Dodgers Fan turned San Francisco Giants follower. 

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50 Games: Is Belt an All Star? Who is our best pitcher? Hitting Left & Throwing Right

As the Giants Hover right around 500 about 50 games into the season, we welcome back Adam Grossman. Adam is a lifelong Giants fan who lives in Seattle, Washington, and he moonlights as an operations and demand planning consultant. Adam graduated from Vanderbilt with a degree in mathematics (so he's very mathy) and he's going to talk us through some of the statistics he's been digging up based on the Giants' performance of the first 50 games of the season.

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Rockies vs Giants: Mile High Mount Rushmore, The Big Cat, 2018 Rocktober?

Today we’re going to wrap up our conversation with Yi-Jau Ku. Yi Jau is a Business Development Manager in Global Productivity Solutions at Intel Corporation. And while he currently lives in Portland, Oregon, Yi-Jau is a both a Die Hard Colorado sports fan and minority owner of the Fresno Grizzlies. Yesterday he told us how he became a part owner of the Fresno Grizzlies and what it means to own part of a minor league team, and today Yi-Jau is going to give us the low down on this year’s Rockies squad.

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Owning a Minor League Baseball Team, The Fresno Tacos, No One Likes Mike Piazza

As the Giants sit at 1 game over .500, in 3rd place in the NL West and 2 games behind in the Wild Card race, we welcome a very special guest to the pod. Yi-Jau Ku is a Business Development Manager in Global Productivity Solutions at Intel Corporation, and while he currently lives in Portland, Oregon, Yi-Jau is a both a Die Hard Colorado sports fan and minority owner of the Fresno Grizzlies. Because we have lots to ask Yi-Jau,  we’re going to try something new and make this our first 2 part episode of the FTFBTF podcast.

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Was it Beede or Suarez who...? Brenley's Mustache vs his batting average

As the Giants lick their wounds coming off of last nights 1 hit performance and sit in 4th place in the NL West, we welcome back Adam Grossman. Adam is a life-long Giants fan who lives in Seattle, Washington, and moonlights as an Operations and Demand Planning expert. He graduated from Vanderbilt with a degree in Mathematics and today he's going to talk to us about his view on how Tyler Beede’s 8.22 ERA is not as bad as it seems.

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