After a frustrating 2015, Gillaspie entered this season feeling calm despite beginning in the minors. On Wednesday, he delivered the Giants’ most memorable hit of the year.
Conor Gillaspie and Josh Phegley hit back-to-back homers for the Chicago White Sox on Friday in a 2-2 tie with the Cleveland Indians.
Conor Gillaspie broke a scoreless tie with a three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning on Wednesday as Madison Bumgarner threw a four-hit shutout as the Giants beat the New York Mets 3-0 in the NL wild-card game.
Gillaspie’s three-run homer in the top of the ninth off Jeurys Familia ended the Mets’ season despite an outstanding start from Noah Syndergaard.
There are two things that make this—Conor Gillaspie's first major league home run—a very rookie home run: 1. The stumble and trip as he is waved home ( "Honestly, I was pretty embarrassed," he said after the game. "I didn't want to ...