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Joe Panik's famous 'flip' originated in John Jay's gym

Poughkeepsie Journal - 29 Oct 2014
San Francisco Giants second baseman Joe Panik flips the ball to Brandon Crawford for a double play on a grounder by Kansas City Royals Eric Hosmer during the third inning of Game 7 of baseball's World Series Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, ...
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These players could bounce back in 2019

Beyond the Box Score - 16 Nov 2018
After homering off of Clayton Kershaw and Kenley Jansen in back-to-back games, Joe Panik was on pace for 162 home runs to begin the 2018 season. He wound up with four. Panik ended the year with a .254/.307/.332 slash line and a measly 75 wRC+.
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A modest offseason plan, Vol. I

McCovey Chronicles - 22 Oct 2018
Hernandez's career on base percentage is .357 and he's a plus defender at second base. He's also a switch hitter, which means Bruce Bochy will feel he's versatile. Do the Giants swap Joe Panik and Hernandez? I don't see the Phillies doing that. They ...
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Mailbag: Gennett, Walker, Judge, Torreyes, Belt, Panik, Watson

River Avenue Blues (blog) - 19 Oct 2018
Jim asks: How about a Sonny Gray/Joe Panik exchange? I don't think the framework is unreasonable. Panik has been hurt and kinda crummy the last three years, hitting .262/.325/.383 (90 wRC+) while starting 340 of 486 possible games from 2016-18.
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What does Steamer think of the Giants' hitters?

McCovey Chronicles - 05 Nov 2018
During the season, Bryan and I both wrote pieces about how Joe Panik will be fine, and Steamer agrees. It was wrong of me to lose faith in Joe Panik during my season review. Panik is going to be a league-average starter again, so the Giants don't have ...
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Whatever happened to the Giants' Joe Panik?

San Francisco Chronicle - 16 Aug 2018
Here is a pretty good rule of thumb on fame: You don't want to hear your name end a sentence that begins, “Whatever happened to … ?” As in, whatever happened to Joe Panik, the Giants' everyday second baseman, the Opening Day leadoff hitter who ...
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Giants expect Joe Panik to head to DL with groin strain

ESPN - 07 Jul 2018
Panik, a Gold Glove winner in 2016, missed 31 games earlier this season because of a sprained left thumb. His latest injury had Bochy and his staff scrambling to make roster moves after the game. Rookie Alen Hanson is the likely replacement until Panik ...
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Giants' Joe Panik: Heads to bench against southpaw - 25 Sep 2018
Panik is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Padres, John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Panik will head to the bench with a left-hander in Robbie Erlin toeing the rubber for the Padres. Abiatal Avelino will start at the keystone and ...
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Giants' Joe Panik out 6 weeks after thumb surgery

ESPN - 01 May 2018
San Francisco Giants second baseman Joe Panik is expected to miss six weeks after he underwent surgery Monday to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb. Panik had been placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday after he injured his thumb during a ...
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Joe Panik had another lost season

McCovey Chronicles - 05 Oct 2018
.254/.307/.332, 392 PA, 4 HR, 24 RBI. The season started out so promisingly for Joe Panik. He began his 2018 campaign by homering off of Clayton Kershaw and Kenley Jansen in back-to-back games leading the Giants to twin 1-0 wins over the Dodgers.
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San Francisco Giants: Is Joe Panik From a Different Era?

Around the Foghorn - 16 Oct 2018
Going into the offseason, Joe Panik is one of the biggest question marks for the San Francisco Giants. It will be interesting to see what his future holds. Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area outlines all that went good or bad last year for Panik and ...
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Giants' Joe Panik: Remains on bench - 11 Sep 2018
Panik is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Braves, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports. Panik is hitting just .200/.231/.240 across eight games this month, so he'll stick on the bench for a second straight game despite a right-hander in ...
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San Francisco Giants Need to Move on From Joe Panik

Around the Foghorn - 09 Oct 2018
As the San Francisco Giants evaluate the roster for 2019, we look at why it's time to move on from Joe Panik at second base. While Joe Panik has had his moments with the San Francisco Giants, I think it would be best for both parties if they went their ...

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