San Francisco Giants
2014 Avg.
 
Career Avg.
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11/6/2014 8:58:00 PM
Description: Pablo Sandoval's agent, Gustavo Vasquez, told the San Francisco Chronicle the third baseman is looking for a six-year contract.
Insight: At 28-year-old, we agree that Sandoval has earned a long-term deal even as much as six years, but it is going to be tough for a team to give a player who has battled conditioning issues through his career a six-year deal.
 
10/25/2014 10:01:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is 3-for-9 in his career against Royals starter Jason Vargas.
Insight: It is a small sample size, but Sandoval has been the most successful Giants hitter versus Vargas. Sandoval was 0-for-4 in Game 3 and snapped his streak of 25 straight games of reaching base in the postseason.
 
10/22/2014 9:31:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval went 2-for-5 in Game 1 of the Wolrd Series.
Insight: He got the scoring started with an RBI double in the first inning, and had two RBI overall. Sandoval is now hitting .333 this posteason.
 
10/6/2014 11:14:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is a career 4-for-5 against Washington right-hander Doug Fister.
Insight: Sandoval is a career .313 postseason hitter with a .915 OPS, but 2-for-12 in this series with the Nationals.
 
10/5/2014 12:12:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval hit a game-tying single in the top of the ninth to send Game 2 of the NLDS against the Nationals into extra innings.
Insight: Sandoval batted with runners on first and second and two outs. The third baseman hit a liner down the third base line, which scored Joe Panik. Buster Posey also came around to score, but Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond gunned him down at the plate. The Giants eventually won in the 18th on a solo home run from Brandon Belt.
 
Hot10/2/2014 10:03:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval knocked out a pair of hits and scored twice as San Francisco bludgeoned Pittsburgh 8-0.
Insight: Sandoval appears to be ready to continue his impressive playoff run that saw him bat .428 with six home runs and win the World Series MVP in 2012.
 
9/27/2014 10:24:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is 12-for-28 (.429) against Padres starter Eric Stultz.
Insight: Sandoval is 3-for-7 in the first two games of the series to raise his average to .279 with 16 HR and 73 RBI.
 
9/3/2014 1:24:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is not in the starting lineup for Wednesday's game against Colorado.
Insight: Sandoval is getting a routine day off. August was the third baseman's best month this year as he hit .336 with 18 RBI, 16 runs and a .859 OPS, but he did only hit three home runs.
 
8/31/2014 9:33:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval went 3-for-4 with a triple, home run, three RBI and three runs against the Brewers on Sunday.
Insight: Sandoval was 6-for-12 in the weekend series against the Brewers. If not for a horrible April where Sandoval hit .176, he would be in the batting title conversation. August was the third baseman's best month this year as he hit .321 with 15 RBI, 13 runs and a .785 OPS, but he did only hit two home runs.
 
8/20/2014 12:30:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is a career .533 hitter against Cubs starter Edwin Jackson.
Insight: Sandoval is 8-for-15 with two doubles and a homer against Jackson. The switch-hitter is also batting .321 with an .841 OPS against righties this season and just .195 with a .573 OPS against lefties. Make sure he's in your lineup Wednesday against the Cubs.
 
Hot8/6/2014 12:55:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval has managed just two hits in 18 career at-bats against Brewers starter Yovani Gallardo.
Insight: One of the hits was a homer, but he's also struck out five times against the right-hander. Sandoval isn't a good option Wednesday.
 
Hot8/4/2014 9:14:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval's .280 average is a high-water mark for the season.
Insight: Sandoval has reached .280 four times this season (all since July 19), including Monday after going 3-for-5 with two doubles and three RBI against the Mets. He's batted .330 in his last 74 games.
 
7/25/2014 10:57:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is hitless in eight tries versus Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke.
Insight: Sandoval has been batting over .300 for the past month, but its not a great matchup Friday.
 
7/21/2014 11:02:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval has gone 2-for-15 with four strikeouts versus Phillies left-hander Cliff Lee.
Insight: Sandoval has been smoking hot for the past two weeks, batting .405 in the past nine games, but doesn't have a favorable matchup.
 
Hot7/18/2014 10:34:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval has gone 11-for-25 with two home runs and seven RBI over his last six games.
Insight: Sandoval batted .173 with two home runs and six RBI over his first 35 games this season, but he's put up a .335 average, 10 home runs and 37 RBI over his last 58.
 
7/13/2014 9:48:00 PM
Description: Over his last 58 games, Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval has batted .333 with 10 doubles, a triple, nine homers and 34 RBI.
Insight: Sandoval hit just .173 with two home runs, six RBI and a .526 OPS over his first 35 games, so his numbers on the year are still on the low end.
 
7/8/2014 7:15:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (elbow) is in the lineup Tuesday, according to Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle.
Insight: Sandoval took a pitch off the elbow Saturday missed the last two games. The third baseman has hit .322 with eight homers, 30 RBI, 26 runs and an .873 OPS over his last 51 games.
 
7/7/2014 6:10:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval (elbow) is out of the lineup Monday.
Insight: Sandoval took a pitch off the elbow Saturday and will sit out his second straight game, though his X-rays came back negative.
 
7/5/2014 10:06:00 PM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval left Saturday night's game with a left elbow contusion, according to Alex Pavlovic of the Mercury News.
Insight: Sandoval took a pitch off the elbow his first time up. Figure him to be day-to-day.
 
7/4/2014 9:45:00 AM
Description: Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is 12-for-25 (.480) with a 1.232 OPS against San Diego left-hander Eric Stults.
Insight: Sandoval isn't hitting up to his past numbers as he cooled last week batting .200 over the past five games.