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Volcanoes on Magazine Covers

Over 90 former Salem-Keizer Volcanoes have gone on to play in the Major Leagues, and some of them have made a notable impact on the sports world. Take a look at the former Volcanoes who have been featured on the cover of some famous national sports magazines.

Date Publication Player(s) Notes
July 7, 2008 Sports Illustrated Tim Lincecum Two days after being name to his first All-Star Game, Lincecum was the first Volcano to make the cover of a national sports magazine.
March 9, 2009 ESPN Tim Lincecum Coming off of a Cy Young season, Lincecum graced the cover of ESPN's MLB Fantasy Preview edition.
December 2, 2010 SportingNews Tim Lincecum Following a World Series Championship, it was Lincecum in the spotlight once again, on the front of another Fantasy Baseball preview edition.
January 10, 2011 ESPN Buster Posey The second Volcanoes player to star on a cover, Posey was featured in an article about the MLB's rising stars.
March 28, 2011 SportingNews Tim Lincecum Lincecum is back, as the Giants are days away from starting the 2011 season as reigning champions.
April 2, 2012 ESPN Tim Lincecum Lincecum & Kershaw share the cover of ESPN's 2012 MLB Preview edition.
November 5, 2012 Sports Illustrated Buster Posey, Sergio Romo The two former Volcanoes star on SI's cover after the Giants second title in three seasons.
2012 Sports Illustrated Buster Posey Posey and the Giants celebrate the 2012 World Series Championship on a special Sports Illustrated Commemorative Edition.
January 2013 SportingNews Buster Posey With the 2013 MLB season four months away, SportingNews previews Posey and the defending champions.
July 22, 2013 Sports Illustrated Buster Posey Halfway through the '13 MLB season, Sports Illustrated previews what to expect in the second half.
October 31, 2014 Sports Illustrated Buster Posey The Giants claim their third title in five seasons, as Posey and Giants ace Madison Bumgarner appear on the SI cover.
November 3, 2014 Sports Illustrated Duffy, Panik, Ishikawa, Posey The Volcanoes effect on the Giants is really put into perspective with multiple Volcanoes featured in the SF 2014 celebration.