There are a few things about Friday that you probably could have figured out without me telling you. You knew, for instance, that it was Friday. The day before was Thursday, so it kind of follows.
One of many missing baseball traditions during the pandemic is the art of the autograph - fans seeking them, players providing them - including during the relaxed environment of spring training when players are at ease and fans are up close and personal. That’s all on hold. The Giants open their Cactus League season Sunday at Scottsdale Stadium, facing the Angels.
He’s been special since the first time I saw him,” Vogt said. He’s been an elite talent in the league now for his whole career, arguably one of the best players in this generation, but he’s done it quietly because it’s been in Tampa Bay and on the West Coast. And he’s still a very, very good player.