Quick Hits for July 12, 2014

2014 sf giants, photo

BUSTER POSEY… Is hitting .417 (15×36) with two HRs and seven RBI in 10 games vs. the DBacks this year.

2014 sf giants, photo

PITCHING MATCHUP… RHP Ryan Vogelsong (5-6, 3.92) has taken the loss in his last three starts, despite posting a 2.95 ERA (6er, 18.1ip) in those outings… he has received no runs of support from the Giants offense in his last three contests… LHP Wade Miley (4-6, 4.43) is 1-0 with a 3.52 ERA (15er, 38.1ip) in his last six starts… he is averaging 8.55 strikeouts per 9.0 innings this season, the highest figure of his career.

2014 sf giants, photo

JEREMY AFFELDT… Has held opponents scoreless in 33 of his 37 appearances this season.

2014 sf giants, photo

ANGEL PAGAN… Was put on the 15 day DL retroactive to June 15 because of back inflammation.

2014 sf giants, photo

GETTING HOT… Giants starting pitchers have now held the opposition to two runs or fewer in 11 of their last 16 outings… since June 25, SF starters have posted a 2.99 ERA (35er, 105.1ip), which stands as the fifth-lowest mark in the Majors.

2014 sf giants, photo

PABLO SANDOVAL… Went 3-for-4 last night with a two-run homer and three RBI.

2014 sf giants, photo

BRANDON BELT… Missed 50 games with a broken left thumb from May 10-July 4.

2014 sf giants, photo

JOE PANIK… Is hitting .265 (9×34) over his last 10 games.

2014 sf giants, photo

FULL THROTTLE… OF Hunter Pence is only the fourth player in Giants history to record at least 110 hits and 60 runs prior to the All-Star break (STATS, LLC)… he currently is tied for second in the Majors with 66 runs scored and is tied for first in the NL with 113 hits.

2014 sf giants, photo

SANTIAGO CASILLA… Has not allowed a run in his last 11 appearances (10.2ip) and has allowed just two base runners during this span (one hit and one walk).

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 431 other followers

%d bloggers like this: