October 15th, 2012

NLCS Game 2 – Cardinals 1-Giants 7

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2012, NLCS, Ryan Vogelsong

Ryan Vogelsong

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

  • Tuesday, Oct. 16: Workout at Busch Stadium (Times TBA)
  • Wednesday, Oct. 17 at St. Louis (1:07): RHP Kyle Lohse (1-0, 2.13) vs. RHP Matt Cain (1-1, 5.06) – FOX, ESPN Radio
  • Thursday, Oct. 18 at St. Louis (5:07): TBA vs. TBA – FOX, ESPN Radio
  • *Friday, Oct. 19 at St. Louis (5:07): TBA vs. TBA – FOX, ESPN Radio
  • *Sunday, Oct. 21 vs. St. Louis (1:45): TBA vs. TBA – FOX, ESPN Radio
  • *Monday, Oct. 22 vs. St. Louis (5:07): TBA vs. TBA – FOX, ESPN Radionote: all postseason games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/home games and World Series contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes

NLCS Game 2 – Pre-Game

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2012, NLCS, Phil Lesh, Bob Wier and Tim Flannery

Phil Lesh, Bob Weir and Tim Flannery

Game 2 of the NLCS was kicked off by Tim Flannery singing the National Anthem with Phil Lesh and Bob Weir from the Grateful Dead and Benito Santiago throwing the ceremonial first pitch.

NLCS Game 2 – Quick Hits

TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2nd game of this best-of-7 National League Championship Series…Giants’ right-hander Ryan Vogelsong (0-0, 1.80) will face Cardinals’ right-hander Chris Carpenter (1-0, 0.00).

Today’s Starting Lineup

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FOR THE 1ST TIME…This is the 1st time in Major League history the previous two World Series champions are playing each other for the right to go to the World Series.

Check out today’s complete game notes, which contain more stats than chickens on Old McDonald’s Farm.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Hit a 2-run HR in Game 4 of the DS off Mike Leake in the 2nd inning, breaking a 1-1 tie.

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MARCO SCUTARO… Is on his 2nd career postseason roster having appeared with Oakland during 2006 playoffs.

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AUBREY HUFF… 35-year-old is on his 2nd career postseason roster.

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BRANDON BELT… 24-year-old is making his postseason debut in 2012.

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HOME WOES…The Giants dropped to 0-3 at home this postseason…it’s their longest home losing streak in postseason play since losing Games 3 and 4 of the 1989 World Series vs. Oakland and then Game 3 of the 1997 Division Series vs. Florida…the Giants have never lost 4 consecutive postseason home games.

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