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San Francisco Giants: Gregor Blanco’s Top Five Moments as a Giant

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Oct 22, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; San Francisco Giants center fielder Gregor Blanco hits a solo home run against the Kansas City Royals in the first inning during game two of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports /

Has there ever been a fifth outfielder as successful as the Giant’s Gregor Blanco? Not many guys can say they have two rings while playing minimal roles with a club. Usually players in those roles hop from club to club, but not Gregor.

Today, Gregor Blanco posted a video that eerily seemed like a farewell. If indeed this was Blanco’s last season as a Giant, there might not be a bench player with as many significant moments that he’s had. For the last five years, Blanco has frustrated fans, and brought much joy. His defense is a major moment for us fans, but his bat came up big a few times as well.

Even if he doesn’t leave, some appreciation for a highly underrated Giant needs to be shown. The “White Shark” has come up big a few times for the Giants, so as a tribute to his five years as a Giant, here are our top five Gregor Blanco moments. His Instagram video can be seen below: