September 14th, 2012
Here’s the important information from tonight:
- 18 Games to go
- Giants 6 – D’backs 2
- Cardinals 5 – Dodgers 8
- Giants are 7.5 games in first place
- Our magic number is 11
- In the third inning Hunter Pence hit a grand slam. It was the third grand slam of his career and the third grand slam for the Giants this season (Pence, Scutaro & Crawford). Just in case you were wondering – the game lasted three hours and thirty-three minutes…
- In the eighth inning Santiago Casilla got his first hit of his career.
TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants visit the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 1st game of this 3-game series…Giants’ right-hander Matt Cain (13-5, 2.96) will face D-Backs’ left-hander Tyler Skaggs (1-1, 4.43).