Giants Rookie Conor Gillaspie Had A Very Rookie Inside-The-Park Homer…

There are two things that make this—Conor Gillaspie's first major league home run—a very rookie home run: 1. The stumble and trip as he is waved home ( "Honestly, I was pretty embarrassed," he said after the game. "I didn't want to get up"); and 2. The fact that once he had made it home and set all of AT&T Park into a… » 9/28/11 9:30am 9/28/11 9:30am

Chase Utley's Inside-The-Park Homer Is Better Than Anything That…

The best part (or worst, if you're a Braves or Mets fan) of all of this is just how excited the crowd, and the announcer, gets. It's late in the game. Philly's already up 5-1, over the Giants, whose 3.62 runs scored per game is the worst among all division leaders. Philly's also got the NL East salted away, at… » 7/26/11 10:15pm 7/26/11 10:15pm