TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Miami Marlins in game two of this four-game series…RHP Ricky Nolasco (4-7, 3.61) is scheduled to start against RHP Tim Lincecum (4-7, 4.57).
GAUDIN UPDATE…RHP Chad Gaudin left last night’s game in the 5th inning after being struck by a line drive…X-rays were negative but he suffered a bruise near his right elbow.
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STREAK ON…IF Joaquin Arias has hit safely in a career-high 11-consecutive games.
TONY ABREU… Has appeared in 10 games, going 8-for-29 with 4 doubles and 2 RBI.
BRANDON BELT… Is 9-for-his-last-21 at the plate and is 17-for-50 (.340) in his past 13 games.
SANDY ROSARIO… Threw a career-high 2.2 innings last night and had his first career at bat.
JEAN MACHI… Has allowed just three of 16 inherited runners to score (18.8%), which is the ninth-lowest pct. in the NL.