Heading into the bottom of the 8th at Citi Field, the Giants held a 4-0 lead over the Mets.
Heading into the bottom of the 9th at Citi Field, the Giants held a 4-1 lead over the Mets.
Heading back to the hotel after the game, the Giants were shaking their head after a 5-4 loss to the Mets.
If you have heard of all these guys, stop reading Billy-Ball and go out and buy a life, or least get some fresh air.
Giants closer Sergio Romo (4-8), blew his fifth save in 40 chances as the Giants clinched a losing season for the first time since 2008.
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The San Francisco Giants 2005-13
|1||2013||152||70||82||.461||4th of 5||Bruce Bochy (70-82)|
|2||2012||162||94||68||.580||1st of 5||Won WS (4-0)||Bruce Bochy (94-68)|
|3||2011||162||86||76||.531||2nd of 5||Bruce Bochy (86-76)|
|4||2010||162||92||70||.568||1st of 5||Won WS (4-1)||Bruce Bochy (92-70)|
|5||2009||162||88||74||.543||3rd of 5||Bruce Bochy (88-74)|
|6||2008||162||72||90||.444||4th of 5||Bruce Bochy (72-90)|
|7||2007||162||71||91||.438||5th of 5||Bruce Bochy (71-91)|
|8||2006||161||76||85||.472||3rd of 5||Felipe Alou (76-85)|
|9||2005||162||75||87||.463||3rd of 5||Felipe Alou (75-87)|
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Worst seasons in Giants history 1901-2013
|1902||NY Giants||NL||141||48||88||5||.353||8th of 8||Horace Fogel (18-23), Heinie Smith (5-27)
and John McGraw (25-38)
|1943||NY Giants||NL||156||55||98||3||.359||8th of 8||Mel Ott (55-98)|
|1901||NY Giants||NL||141||52||85||4||.380||7th of 8||George Davis (52-85)|
|1985||SF Giants||NL West||162||62||100||0||.383||6th of 6||Jim Davenport (56-88) and Roger Craig (6-12)|
|1946||NY Giants||NL||154||61||93||0||.396||8th of 8||Mel Ott (61-93)|
|1984||SF Giants||NL West||162||66||96||0||.407||6th of 6||Frank Robinson (42-64) and Danny Ozark (24-32)|
|1996||SF Giants||NL West||162||68||94||0||.420||4th of 4||Dusty Baker (68-94)|
|1944||NY Giants||NL||155||67||87||1||.435||5th of 8||Mel Ott (67-87)|
|1956||NY Giants||NL||154||67||87||0||.435||6th of 8||Bill Rigney (67-87)|