ANGEL PAGAN… Has started 54 of 66 games (all in CF), hitting safely in 42 of his 54 starts.
HOME SWEET HOME… The Giants are in the midst of a stretch where they are playing 20 of 25 games here at AT&T Park and 25 of 35 leading up to the All-Star break…so far SF is 3-2 in this stretch that began Friday night…SF enters tonight’s game tied with Miami for the best home record in the Majors at 22-11 (.667)…SF has won nine of their last 12 home games.
BRANDON CRAWFORD… Has reached base safely in each of his last nine games, batting .367 (11×30).
BRANDON HICKS… 15 of his 32 hits this season have gone for extra bases (six 2Bs, 3B, and eight HRs).
MICHAEL MORSE… Is tied for fourth in the NL in home runs with 13…his career-high is 31 with WAS in 2011.
PABLO SANDOVAL… Is 20-for-43 (.465) on the first pitch.
GREGOR BLANCO… Has appeared in 51 of 66 games (17 starts; 10 in CF, seven in LF).
HUNTER PENCE… His 46 runs scored are the fourth-most in the NL.
BUSTER POSEY… Has hit safely in a season high eight-consecutive games, batting .353 (12×34).
EHIRE ADRIANZA… Has made 10 starts (seven – 2B, three – SS), however has just two hits in 30 ABs as starter.