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40 Man Roster

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2012, Buster Posey

Buster Posey

Now that the season has come to its conclusion, here’s a look at the 40 man roster that comprised the 2012 San Francisco Giants.

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  • San Francisco Giants 3 – San Diego Padres 7
  • Buster Posey raised his batting average to .337; as of tonight Andrew McCutchen is at .329
  • Marco Scutaro extended his hitting streak to 17 games

Quick Hits for Monday, September 17, 2012 (Game 147)

TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Colorado Rockies in the 1st game of this 4-game series…Giants’ left-hander Madison Bumgarner (14-10, 3.32) will face Rockies’ right-hander Jhoulys Chacin (2-5, 4.86).

Today’s Starting Lineup

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, september 16, 2012, brad penny

BRAD PENNY… Last night he pitched for the 1st time since facing ARI onSept.5… Was reinstated from DL on Sept. 1 after missing 16 games w/ right shoulder impingement.

Check out today’s complete game notes, which contain more stats than a three dog night.

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, september 16, 2012, clay hensley

CLAY HENSLEY… Last night he made his 1st appearance since coming off the DL on 9/11.

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, september 16, 2012, george kontos

GEORGE KONTOS… Has given up just 8 runs (7er) in 23.1 innings on the road (2.70 ERA).

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, september 16, 2012, dan runzler

DAN RUNZLER… 27-year-old missed the 1st 2+ months of the 2012 season with a left latissimus dorsi strain which he aggravated during spring training…originally hurt it in his last regular season game in 2011.

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, september 16, 2012, jean machi

JEAN MACHI… Made his Major League debut Sept 3…since then has made 5 relief appearances, allowing 2 runs in 3.2 innings pitched… Signed by SF to minor lg contract in 2011, was in spring training for 1st time in his career.

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, september 16, 2012, dan otero

DAN OTERO… Has not allowed an inherited runner to score (10 IR in 11.1ip)… Was recalled from triple-A on Sept. 4th and has since made 4 appearances (3.0ip).

California Here We Come

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, 2012, team, ron wotus, barry zito, aubrey huff, tim lincecu, ryan theriot, xavier nady

Ron Wotus, Barry Zito, Aubrey Huff, Tim Lincecum, Ryan Theriot & Xavier Nady in Colorado.

Here’s the important information from today:

  • 16 Games to go
  • Giants 2 – D’backs 10
  • Cardinals 5 – Dodgers 2
  • Giants are 7.5 games in first place
  • Our magic number is 9
  • Following today’s game the Giants will not leave California for the rest of the regular season. Tonight we will travel back to San Francisco where we will play our final homestand, a 10-game set against Colorado (4 games, Monday-Thursday), San Diego (3 games next weekend) and Arizona (Sept. 25- 27). We will then go to San Diego (Sept. 28-30) and Los Angeles (Oct. 1-3) for the final road series.
  • Between a couple of triples, a grand slam and an amazing, end-of-the-world-single we have a bunch of photos from this road trip that didn’t make it into the daily blogs – Enjoy!

Quick Hits for Friday, September 7, 2012 (Game 138)

TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1st game of this 3-game series…Giants’ right-hander Tim Lincecum (8-14, 5.21) will face Dodgers’ right-hander Josh Beckett (1-1, 2.92).

Today’s Starting Lineup

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, 2012, rainbow, madison bumgarner

ON THE SHORES OF McCOVEY COVE…The Giants will play 13 of their final 25 regular season games here at AT&T Park…SF has gone 38-30 (.559) at home this season for the 6th-best home record in the NL…however, the Giants have lost 14 of their last 21 games here and have won just one home series in their last 6 sets.

Check out today’s complete game notes, which contain more stats than sunshine, lollipops and rainbows.

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THE GIANTS… Are 1-2 on this 6-game, 7-day homestand against AZ and LA… Enter tonight’s game with a season-high 4.5 game lead over the Dodgers in the NL West… Haven’t been as many as 5.5 games ahead in the division since a 15.5 game lead at the conclusion of the 2003 regular season.

Yusmeiro Petit, sf giants, san francisc giants, photo, 2012

TODAY’S TRANSACTIONS…Prior to tonight’s game, the Giants have reinstated OF Justin Christan (left wrist sprain) from the 15-day disabled list…they have also purchased the contract of RHP Yusmeiro Petit (#52) from triple-A…the corresponding 40-man move will be announced prior to tonight’s game.

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, 2012, dan runzler

DAN RUNLZER… 27-year-old missed the 1st 2+ months of the 2012 season w/ left latissimus dorsi strain which he aggravated during spring training…originally hurt it in last regular season game in 2011.

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, 2012, brad penny

BRAD PENNY… Was reinstated from DL on Sept. 1 after missing 16 games w/ right shoulder impingement… Had his contract purchased from triple-A Fresno on June 29… Is pitching out of the bullpen for the 1st time in his career.

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, 2012, buster posey, team

BUSTER POSEY… His .385 avg. leads the Majors and his .458 OBP ranks 2nd since the break while his .630 slugging pct. ranks 4th and his 42 RBI are tied for 4th-most.

That Rocked

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2012, Buster PoseyThe Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 9-3, notching 13 hits during today’s game.  Buster Posey went deep in the third and every player that started the game got at least one hit, including Matt Cain.

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