The Giants beat the Florida Marlins, baseball's hottest team, and Dontrelle Willis, baseball's hottest pitcher, by a 12-9 count yesterday. After falling behind 9-2 early, they rode the spark of 30-year old rookie
(You ever notice how often it is that you read that phrase in connection with the Giants?) Brian Dalimore's first career grand slam to a rousing come-from-behind win.
Also noted in the Chronicle article; the rift between AJ and the rest of the team was put to rest in a closed door meeting. Whew! That was a close one.