TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants visit the Atlanta Braves tonight in the final game of this three game series…RHP Julio Teheran (4-3, 3.62) is scheduled to take the hill against RHP Tim Lincecum (4-6, 4.70).
POSEY VS. ATLANTA…C Buster Posey, a native of Leesburg, Georgia, has hit safely in each of his last 13 games against the Braves, batting .412 (21-for-51) with two home runs and 16 RBI.
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He is 9-for-his-last-15 at the plate with five doubles and six RBI.
Is batting .340 (48-for-141) with 14 doubles, five HRs and 26 RBI over his last 37 games.
Ranks ninth in National League with a .388 OBP.
Is hitting .358 with 4 HRs and 14 RBI in the 7th inning or later.
Has started 60 of 67 games (54 at catcher, four at 1B and two as DH)…his 54 starts at catcher are the third-most in the NL this season.