JOE PANIK… Left Sunday’s game with a dislocated left pinkie finger…is day-to-day.
ANGEL PAGAN… Has started 68 games (all in CF), hitting safely in 52 of his 68 starts.
JUAN GUTIERREZ… Is having one of the best seasons of his career, posting a 3.02 ERA in 52 relief appearances, the second-most outings on SF’s sta” .
BUSTER POSEY… Is batting .385 (30×78) with a .435 OBP as a first baseman (20 starts) compared to .257 clip (84×327) and .316 OBP as a catcher (86 starts) this season.
MICHAEL MORSE… Had is streak of reaching base safely (via hit or walk) in a career-high nine-straight plate appearances snapped in his first at-bat last night, as he struck out.
JEREMY AFFELDT… Has allowed just four runs in 21.0 innings on the road (1.71 ERA).
PABLO SANDOVAL… Has 15 hits in his last 35 at-bats (.429) with RISP.
BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is batting .325 (13-for-40) with RISP and two outs.
ON THE ROAD… The Giants are 33-27 (.550) on the road this season, which is the third-highest winning percentage in the NL, behind the Dodgers 40-26 (.606) and Brewers 36-27 (.571).
AT THE HELM… Manager Bruce Bochy is just ! ve wins away from 1,600 managerial victories in his 20-year career…when he earns his 1,600th victory, he’ll pass Hall of Famer Tommy Lasorda for sole possession of 19th place on the all-time list for victories.