San Francisco Giants: Jake Peavy’s Top Five Moments as a Giant
By Michael Saltzman
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Jake Peavy Moment Number 4: Peavy’s Big Fly and Big Night
Jake Peavy is legally blind and needs his catchers to color code their fingers just to see which pitch to throw. So the idea that Peavy could hit a major league fastball at the plate might seem impossible or at least improbable. That didn’t stop Jake on this night as he crushed a ball to left center to give the Giants a 4-0 lead in a game he would also win, striking out eight over six plus innings in a 5-3 win.