SI Vault
 
TITANS OF SAN FRANCISCO: THE GREATEST GIANTS OF ALL TIME
David Sabino
November 11, 2010
IN THE TRADITION OF THEIR NEW YORK FOREBEARS THE WEST COAST GIANTS HAVE PRODUCED AN EVERLASTING TEAM OF LATTER-DAY BASEBALL GREATS
Decrease font Decrease font
Enlarge font Enlarge font
November 11, 2010

Titans Of San Francisco: The Greatest Giants Of All Time

IN THE TRADITION OF THEIR NEW YORK FOREBEARS THE WEST COAST GIANTS HAVE PRODUCED AN EVERLASTING TEAM OF LATTER-DAY BASEBALL GREATS

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

634 games, 372 wins, 188 losses, 2,499 strikeouts, 2.12 ERA

During his 17 Giants seasons Big Six won 20 games 13 times, 25 games eight times and 30 or more four times.

LEFTHANDED PITCHER

CARL HUBBELL

1928-43

535 games, 253 wins, 154 losses, 1,677 strikeouts, 2.98 ERA

A screwballing southpaw and a career Giant, he won 24 consecutive decisions in 1936 and '37, and from '33 through '37 was 65 games over .500 (115-50).

MANAGER

JOHN McGRAW

1902-32

Continue Story
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11