Category: Matt Kolsky

Kolsky: Farhan Zaidi’s blend of traditional scouting and new-age baseball analytics will move Giants forward

I won’t lie to you here, I was hoping the Giants would hire Kim Ng for no reason more clever…

6 days ago

Kolsky: NBA refs are giving freedom to the wrong movements

One of the great things about the NBA, especially when compared to America’s other two major sports leagues, is a…

3 weeks ago

Kolsky’s Quick Hits: Warriors and Lakers could be a fun rivalry, MLB playoffs, Drew Brees

Best Coast Rivalry SZN The results of this away-and-away preseason series between the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers…

1 month ago

Kolsky: The San Francisco Giants’ alleged reconstruction feels more like rearranging deck chairs

The San Francisco Giants are mercifully close to the end of another losing season. When it’s over, it will mark…

2 months ago

Kolsky: Bold predictions for a new NFL season

The NFL season is just around the corner, so it’s time to make some bold predictions for the local NFL…

2 months ago

Kolsky: Raiders are Schroedinger’s football team

If you’ve never heard of Schrödinger’s cat, this attempt to explain the concept will probably be inadequate, but essentially: there’s…

3 months ago

Kolsky: Explaining the A’s — How the Oakland Nine became contenders

  It’s August, and the Oakland Athletics are 64-46, sitting 18 games over .500. This plain statement of fact feels…

3 months ago

Second half preview: Should the San Francisco Giants trade Buster Posey?

At the start of July, the San Francisco Giants were 44-40, in a virtual tie with the 43-39 Dodgers. It’s…

4 months ago