Posts tagged Fresno Grizzlies

CORREA OFF TO HOT START AT AAA

CORREA OFF TO HOT START AT AAA

Carlos Correa was recently promoted to AAA Fresno after shredding AA pitching and has landed on his feet at the new level as if nothing has changed. Tonight, in his ninth game at AAA, Correa went 2-for-5 and launched his second homerun while driving in three runs. His batting average now sits at .326. Just […]

KICKHAM ROUGHED UP MLB DEBUT

KICKHAM ROUGHED UP MLB DEBUT

LHP Michael Kickham made his major league debut last night for the San Francisco Giants and was unable to get out of the 3rd inning against the Oakland A’s. Kickham, the #5 organizational prospect (Baseball America) for the Giants, was called up to fill in for the injured Ryan Vogelsong. He went 2 1/3 innings, […]

INTERVIEW: FRESNO GRIZZLIES MANAGER BOB MARIANO

INTERVIEW: FRESNO GRIZZLIES MANAGER BOB MARIANO

Bob Mariano is in his first season as the manager of the AAA Fresno Grizzlies in the San Francisco Giants’ organization. Mariano, who had previously managed in the minors in three different stints, had been the Giants’ minor league hitting coordinator since 2005. As a former minor league infielder, he has insights into how to […]

SANDOVAL REHABS IN FRESNO

SANDOVAL REHABS IN FRESNO

Giants 3B Pablo Sandoval continued his minor league rehab on  Tuesday in Fresno, CA where he batted cleanup for the AAA Grizzlies against the Salt Lake City Bees (Angels). In a 5-2 Grizzlies win, the Panda had no fielding chances, but he went 1-4 at the plate with a double and a run scored. Sandoval […]

SCOUTING REPORT: James Darnell

SCOUTING REPORT: James Darnell

July 27, 2011, Fresno, CA Tuscon Padres vs. Fresno Grizzlies (AAA) 3B, Bat R, Throw R 3B James Darnell began the 2011 season with AA San Antonio and was ranked by Baseball America as the 12th best prospect in the Padres’ organization. The second-round pick out of South Carolina (2008) hit well at four stops […]