HUNTER PENCE… Already has four outfield assists, two more than he had all of last year.
TAKING THE SERIES… The Giants have won eight of their 12 series this season…SF’s eight series victories are tied with Atlanta, Colorado and Milwaukee for the most in the Majors.
DAVID HUFF… Threw a season-high 2.0 innings last night and allowed one run…marked his first appearance since being reinstated off the DL on Monday (missed 18 games with a left quad strain).
ON THE SHORES OF McCOVEY COVE… The Giants have gone 11-6 at home this season, winning six of their last eight games and nine of their last 12…SF’s .647 home winning pct. is the third-best in the big leagues behind Miami (.773, 17-5) and Colorado (.722, 13-5).
A LOT OF HOMERS… The Giants’ 46 home runs are the third-most in the Majors behind Toronto (53) and Colorado (57)…SF owns a 20-8 (.714) record in games they record at least one HR and are just 5-7 (.417) in games they do not homer.
ANGEL PAGAN… His 15 multi-hit games are tied for fifth-most and his .322 avg. is the ninth highest in the NL.
LIGHTS OUT… The Giants bullpen has combined for a 1.01 ERA (6er, 53.1ip) at home this season…overall, SF’s ‘pen ranks second in the Majors with a 2.17 ERA (30er, 124.1ip).
HOME FOR AWHILE… The Giants began a stretch Monday night where they are playing 23 of 33 games here at AT&T Park (through June 15)…the Giants will play at home for four of the next five weekends.
SELLOUT STREAKING… The Giants have sold out their last 263 regular season home games, which extends the longest consecutive regular season home sellout streak in the National League…SF’s streak is currently the longest active one in the Majors.
PABLO SANDOVAL… Has started 37 of 40 games (all at 3rd base).