TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Arizona Diamondbacks in the second game of this three-game series…LHP Wade Miley (6-7, 4.01) is scheduled to face RHP Matt Cain (5-6, 5.06).
1ST INNING RUNS…Last night SF scored two runs in the 1st inning and did not score again in their 2-0 victory over Arizona…it marked the first time in more than seven years that the Giants won a game in which they did not score after the 1st frame…the last time SF won such a game was June 19, 2006, when the Giants defeated the Angels by a score of 2-1, as Barry Bonds and Steve Finley each drove in a 1st inning run (Elias).
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HUNTER PENCE… Is one of three players in the Majors with a perfect stolen base pct.
JEFF FRANCOEUR… Has appeared in two games for the Giants and is 2-for-5 with a double.
KENSUKE TANAKA… Has started six games in left field for SF and has gone 6-for-20 with a RBI and stolen base.
PABLO SANDOVAL… Has hit safely in seven of his last eight games, going 10-for-31 (.323) with five extra-base hits and five RBI.
MATT CAIN… Has gone 13-6 (.684) with a 3.39 ERA (73er, 194.0ip) and two complete games in 30 starts against the D-backs.