Kiss 'Em Goodbye: S.F. Giants
If they can land a bat this winter, the NL West should watch out
Insider's series on MLB teams that are out of the playoff race continues with the San Francisco Giants, whose pitching is exceptional and whose offense is, well, offensive. To see an archive of Kiss 'Em Goodbye, please go here.
Baseball Prospectus' preseason PECOTA projection: 76-86, third place
Current record: 86-73, third place
It was fun while it lasted.To read Buster Olney's take on what went wrong for the Giants and what's next, plus items from the rumor mill, number-crunching analysis from Baseball Prospectus, a draft recap and whom to watch in spring training, you must be an ESPN Insider.
Kiss 'Em Goodbye on ESPN Insider
Insider and Baseball Prospectus now ask: What went wrong for each MLB team, and what may the future hold? We'll be covering the playoff teams as they're eliminated, and finish off with what the World Series champs need to do to improve (hey, there's always something).