Another Shut-Out, Another Win

4/25:  In the make-up of the Friday rainout, the Varsity Giants blanked the San Rafael Bulldogs on the road on a windy day on Monday in San Rafael.  Zach Cohen fired his second complete-game shut out in seven days.  “If … Continue reading

Gallant Effort Sparks Frosh Offense

April 20, 2016: Drake High School, San Anselmo: Gallant Effort Sparks Giant’s Offense. Redwood’s freshman baseball team has many weapons. Even still, on Wednesday night, the Giant’s overcame a scare. There is no doubt the boys from Redwood are loaded … Continue reading

Firenzi Just 9 Wins Away From 400 Wins

4/20:  Redwood Head Coach Mike Firenzi Celebrated his 51st birthday today getting his team ready to face the Drake Pirates tomorrow.  Firenzi has never been one who enjoys the spotlight and typically will defer to his players and assistants when … Continue reading

JV Win in a Close Game

April 19. Going into Spring Break, this author expressed hope that the JV squad would use its chance for rest and relaxation to stop unnecessarily increasing the blood pressure of its fans with extra-inning/close games. The bad news – nope, … Continue reading

Varsity Drops Another One at Home

4/08:  The Giants had hoped to head into spring break with an undefeated MCAL record with only two losses on the year.  The San Marin Mustangs had other plans.  San Marin handed Redwood one of their three losses last year … Continue reading

JV Corrals Mustangs

On April 8, the Redwood JV entered Spring Break by running its MCAL record to 6-1 with a thrilling 3-1 extra-inning win on the road against a feisty San Marin squad. Oliver Pearson pitched brilliantly, earning the win with 7 … Continue reading

FungoMan Arrives!

Some call FungoMan the 21st member of the team, some call it RoboCoach, but what is clear is the value of FungoMan. From the company’s website, FungoMan is: “A revolutionary and patented ball-feeding system ensures perfectly placed balls that can … Continue reading

Wildcat Errors Fuel Giants Win

4/06:  Rivalry n : the act of rivaling : the state of being a rival : COMPETITION : Redwood vs. Marin Catholic. “This rivalry has been around longer than the guys who are playing today have been on earth” an excited fan … Continue reading

Freshman Fall Short Against MC

March 6, 2016, Al Endriss Field, Larkspur, CA: In the first of two rivalry matches, the Redwood Freshman baseball team experienced their first MCAL loss of the season to cross-town rival Marin Catholic, 6 to 3. Robbie Wilson started on … Continue reading

Parker Laret Shuts Down Branson

4/01:  In a three game week and with Zach Cohen on the shelf, Parker Laret got the nod to take the hill against Branson on the road against Branson at College of Marin.  Laret answered the call as he earned … Continue reading

Serra Triumphs Over Varsity Giants 8-0

3/30:  The last memory the Giants have of Albert Park is the dramatic walk off win last year for the NCS title when players and fans mobbed Senior Adam Hussain between first and second base. The Varsity Giants were undefeated … Continue reading