SELLOUT STREAK JUST KEEPS GOING AND GOING… The Giants have sold out their last 319 regular season home games, extending the longest consecutive regular season home sellout streak in the National League…SF’s streak is currently the longest active one in the Majors.
FINAL COUNTDOWN… The Giants have 17 games remaining on their regular season schedule, with nine on the road and eight at home…all of the Giants’ 17 remaining games will come against the NL West (D-Backs, Dodgers and Padres), a division in which SF has gone 32-27 against…the average winning percentage of the Giants’ opponents is .479.
JOE PANIK… Has been one of the Majors’ hottest hitters over the last month (beg. Aug. 4), batting .394 (50×127) in his last 32 games.
BUSTER POSEY… Was named the NL Co-Player of the Week on Monday (.565, 2 HRs, 8 RBI).
BRANDON CRAWFORD… Has 10 hits in his last 29 at-bats (.345) and eight RBI in his last nine games.
JEAN MACHI… Has retired his last nine batters faced.
HUNTER PENCE… Leads NL in hits (173), is second in runs (102) and total bases (279), tied for second in triples (10), third in multi-hit games (49), and is 10th in extra base hits (58).
JEREMY AFFELDT… Has retired 71.9% of the first batters he has faced.
PABLO SANDOVAL… Is hitting .342 (25×73) with seven extra base hits (4 2Bs, 3B, 2 HRs), 13 RBI in last 19 games.
SERGIO ROMO… Has allowed just two runs in his last 18 appearances (15.1ip), recording 20 strikeouts and issuing three walks in that span (.182 opponents avg. against).