Out Of The Park 1993 Tournament – Game 6 – 15 Seattle Mariners vs 2 San Francisco Giants

Out Of The Park 1993 Tournament – Game 6 – 15 Seattle Mariners vs 2 San Francisco Giants

1993 Tournament, Giants, Mariners, OOTP
Mariners score 2 unearned runs in the 1st and Jay Buhner hits a huge 2 run homer as they complete the huge upset winning 4-1. The Mariners would win 4 in a row after falling behind 2-0. One of the tournament favorites is out as Barry Bonds and Matt Williams couldn't get the big hits with runners in scoring position.     Box Score
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Out Of The Park 1993 Tournament – Game 1 – 15 Seattle Mariners vs 2 San Francisco Giants

Out Of The Park 1993 Tournament – Game 1 – 15 Seattle Mariners vs 2 San Francisco Giants

1993 Tournament, Giants, Mariners, OOTP
Second series in the 93 Tournament has the #2 San Francisco Giants vs the #15 Seattle Mariners. The Giants won 103 games and just missed the playoffs as the Braves won 104. They feature a dynamic lineup, led by MVP Barry Bonds. The Mariners finished 82-80 good for 4th in the AL West. They have young stars Ken Griffey Jr. and Randy Johnson to lead the way.   The Giants win Game 1 5-3 as the Giants get good pitching from Bill Swift and plenty of offense from Robby Thompson. Thompson would homer and double to give the Giants the lead and Rod Beck would save it for a 1-0 series lead.   Box Score below.
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1981 Season Replay – Dodgers @ Giants

1981 Season Replay – Dodgers @ Giants

1981, 1981 Season, Dodgers, Giants
Fun series between 2 heated rivals. Dodgers win first 2 to run their record to 5-0 before Giants clip them in Game 3.   4-13-81 Dodgers 4, Giants 2 WP: Bob Welch (1-0) LP: Allen Ripley (0-1) Save: Steve Howe (2) HR's: Dodgers - Davey Lopes (1)   4-14-81 Dodgers 4, Giants 1 WP: Fernando Valenzuela (2-0) LP: Doyle Alexander (0-2) HR's: Dodgers - Pedro Guerrero (2) Valenzuela strikes out 10 4-15-81 Giants 5, Dodgers 4 (13) WP: Al Holland (1-0) LP: Steve Howe (0-1) HR's: Dodgers - Dusty Baker (2)
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1981 Season Replay – Padres at Giants

1981 Season Replay – Padres at Giants

1981, 1981 Season, Giants, Padres
Opening series from Candlestick of two West Coast rivals.   Opening Day - Candlestick Park 4-9-81 Padres 1, Giants 0 WP: Juan Eichelberger (1-0) LP: Doyle Alexander (0-1) HR's: Padres - Broderick Perkins (1) Eichelberger only allows one hit, while Alexander only allows two (one hit Perkins homer)   4-10-81 Padres 8, Giants 7 WP: Danny Boone (1-0) LP: Tom Griffin (0-1) Save: Gary Lucas (1) HR's: Padres - Gene Richards (1), Giants - Darrell Evans 2 (2)   4-11-81 Giants 5, Padres 1 WP: Vida Blue (1-0) LP: Chris Welsh (0-1) HR's: None   4-12-81 Giants 3, Padres 1 WP: Ed Whitson (1-0) LP: Rick Wise (0-1) Save: Al Holland (1) HR's: Giants - Joe Morgan (1), Larry Herndon (1) Teams split 4 games, opening day game was a…
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1978 Tournament Results – Phillies beat Giants 4-0

1978 Tournament Results – Phillies beat Giants 4-0

1978, 1978 Tournament, Giants, Phillies
Phillies sweep the Giants in this Sweet 16 matchup. Game 1 - Phillies 3, Giants 1 Game 2 - Phillies 2, Giants 0 Game 3 - Phillies 7, Giants 6 Gane 4 - Phillies 4, Giants 3 Series MVP: Ron Reed, saved 3 games all in tough spots. The Phillies move onto to face the #1 seed and World Champion New York Yankees. Two division winners battling in the Elite 8. Should be a really fun what-if series as these two teams never meet in the late 70's/early 80's.
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