Quick Hits for May 9, 2013

TONIGHT’S GAME… The Giants’ 10-game homestand continues tonight as they host the Atlanta Braves for the first of four games… RHP Julio Teheran (1-0, 5.08) is scheduled to face RHP Ryan Vogelsong (1-2, 7.20).

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ANOTHER WALK-OFF…OF Andres Torres drove in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning in the Giants’ 4-3 victory over the Phillies yesterday…it was the fourth walkoff RBI for Torres in his big league career (all four of his walkoff hits were singles) (Elias).

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VOGELSONG AT A GLANCE… 2011 All Star takes the hill for his seventh start of the 2013 season…will mark his 188th career appearance as well as his 99th start.

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MARCO SCUTARO… enters tonight’s game with an eight-game hitting streak, during which he’s batting .484… was hitting just .215 through his first 23 games.

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HUNTER PENCE… Is 12-for-32 (.375) with four doubles, three home runs and seven RBI in his past eight games.

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Earned his First victory of the season yesterday, tossing a scoreless 10th inning… last loss was August 16, 2011.

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COMEBACK KIDS…11 of the Giants’ 20 wins this season have been come-from-behind victories…that’s tied with the Orioles and Royals for the most such wins in the Majors this season…eight of the Giants’ 20 victories have come with the game tied or the Giants trailing after 7.0 innings.

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