Giants Cactus League Game #36
Oakland 8, San Francisco 1
San Francisco, CA. – The Giants dropped the final of their three exhibition games vs. the A’s today as they lost 8-1 to Oakland. RHP Yusmeiro Petit tossed 3.1 innings, allowing 6 runs on 7 hits and 2 walks with 2 strikeouts. The Giants got on the board in the 1st inning when 3B Pablo Sandoval hit a ground rule double and then scored on C Buster Posey’s RBI single. Posey finished 2-for-2 with a double and RBI. DH Hector Sanchez (.383) and 2B Ryan Theriot (.190) each had a multi-hit game.
Friday, the Giants open the regular season in Arizona. RHP Tim Lincecum will take the hill against RHP Ian Kennedy.