October 7th, 2012

NLDS Game 2 – Reds 9-Giants 0

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Pablo Sandoval

PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS SERIES (ALL TIMES PDT):

  • Tuesday, Oct. 9 at Cincinnati (2:37): RHP Mat Latos vs. Ryan Vogelsong -TBS
  • *Wednesday, Oct. 10 at Cincinnati (Time – TBA): RHP Homer Bailey (13-10, 3.68) vs. TBA – TBS
  • *Thursday, Oct. 11 at Cincinnati (Time – TBA): TBA vs. TBA – TBS*if necessary

    note: all postseason games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/home games and World Series contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes

     

NLDS Game 2 – Pre-Game

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Fly over

Tonight the Giants host game 2 of the National League Division Series against the Cincinnati Reds.  To get the game started, Tony Lindsay sang the National Anthem while the VFA 25 Fist of the Fleet from Lemoore Naval Airforce station performed a fly over.  2010 World Series MVP Edgar Renteria threw the ceremonial first pitch and rapper E-40 and Ursula said “Play Ball”.  Check back later for photo from the game.

NLDS Game 2 – Quick Hits

TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Cincinnati Reds in the 2nd game of this best-of-5 Division Series…Giants’ left-hander Madison Bumgarner (16-11, 3.37) will face Reds’ right-hander Bronson Arroyo (12-10, 3.74).

Today’s Starting Lineup

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BUSTER POSEY… Just 2 Giants players have won the NL batting title and MVP: Willie Mays in 1954 and Barry Bonds in 2002 and in 2004.

Check out today’s complete game notes, which contain more stats than events in SF.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Is on his 2nd career postseason roster…hit .176 (3-for-17) with 2 RBI in 6 games in 2010.

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MATT CAIN… Scoreless inning streak to begin his postseason career ended at 23.1 innings, the 2nd-longest in franchise history.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Had 18 extra base hits in August (11 2Bs, 4 3Bs, 3 HRs), the 2nd-most in the Majors.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Stole a career-best 26 bases, the 2nd-most on the team… His 6 bunt hits ranked as the 9th-most in the NL.

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JOAQUIN ARIAS... Spent nearly the entire 2012 campaign with San Franicsco, batting .270 (86-for-319) with 5 HRs and 34 RBI in 112 games, the most games he’s ever played in a season at the Major League level.

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