TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Colorado Rockies tonight in the
first game of this three game series…RHP Jhoulys Chacin (13-8, 3.16) is scheduled to
face RHP Tim Lincecum (9-13, 4.50).
ABOUT YESTERDAY…Angel Pagan’s game-ending single in the bottom of the 11th inning gave the Giants a 3-2 win against the Diamondbacks yesterday…Pagan has won three games with walkoff RBI this year, the most for any San Francisco player in one season since Andres Torres did it three times in 2010…according to Elias, no player has won four games in one season for the Giants with walkoff RBI since Barry Bonds in 2003.
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BULLISH BEHAVIOR…A look at the Giants’ bullpen in their last 15 games: 1.00 ERA (5er, 45.0ip), 33 hits, 0 home runs, 14 walks, 32 strikeouts, .208 opponents avg. against.
BUSTER POSEY... Went 2-for-5 with a double yesterday in his first start since missing four games with a small fracture on the tip of his right finger.
HUNTER PENCE… Has reached base safely via hit or walk in his last 17 contests, hitting .373 (22-for-59) with nine RBI.
SERGIO ROMO… Made his first appearance yesterday since Aug. 30…allowed one hit and one walk in 1.1 ip.
DID YOU KNOW?…Rookie IF Ehire Adrianza made his Major League debut yesterday by pinch running at first base in the 11th inning and then scoring the game-winning run…according to Elias, the last Giants player to make his MLB debut and score the game-winning run in extra innings was John Davis on Sept. 9, 1941 at Pittsburgh.
PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT AND TOMORROW (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):
- Monday, Sept. 9 vs. Colorado (7:15): RHP Jhoulys Chacin (13-8, 3.16) vs. RHP Tim Lincecum (9-13, 4.50) – CSN-BA
- Tuesday, Sept. 10 vs. Colorado (7:15): LHP Jorge De La Rosa (16-6, 3.31) vs. RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-5, 5.62) – CSN-BA
- Wednesday, Sept. 11 vs. Colorado (12:45): RHP Juan Nicasio (8-7, 4.68) vs. RHP Yusmeiro Petit (3-0, 2.05) – CSN-BA
note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)