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Quick Hits for August 27, 2013

TONIGHT’S GAME…Th e San Francisco Giants visit the Colorado Rockies tonight in the middle game of this three game series… RHP Chad Bettis (0-2, 4.50) is scheduled to face RHP Yusmeiro Petit (0-0, 3.38).

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TONIGHT’S STARTER…RHP Yusmeiro Petit is slated to make his 38th career big league start tonight and his second in the last four seasons…he had pitched extremely well at triple-A Fresno this season, allowing three earned runs or fewer in each of his last seven starts, fashioning a 2.30 ERA (12er, 47.0ip) during that span.

Click HERE for today’s complete game notes.

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KEEP IT GOING…OF Hunter Pence has started 140-consecutive games, the longest streak in the NL and fourth longest in the Majors.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Is 11-for-35 (.314) in his past nine games… Has appeared in 114 games, making 93 starts (57 in center field and 36 in left field).

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MARCO SCUTARO… His .318 avg. (41-for-129) vs. left -handed pitching ranks as the 11th-highest in the NL… His 41 multi-hit games are tied for the ninth-most in the NL.

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BRANDON BELT… Has been the Giants’ hottest hitter this month, batting .341 (29-for-85) with five HRs, 11 RBI… Leads the team with six pinch-hit RBI.

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POSEY AT COORS…C Buster Posey has hit safely in 25 of 29 games here at Coors Field, batting .417 (45-for-108) with seven home runs and 21 RBI while posting a .667 slugging pct. and a .480 on-base pct…he’s homered in six of his last 13 games here and has hit safely in each of his last 14 contests, batting .474 (27-for-57).

PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS SET AT COLORADO (ALL GAME TIMES PDT): 

  • Tuesday, August 27 at Colorado (5:40): RHP Chad Bettis (0-2, 4.50) vs. RHP Yusmeiro Petit (0-0, 3.38) – CSN-BA 
  • Wednesday, August 28 at Colorado (5:40): RHP Jhoulys Chacin (12-7, 3.22) vs. LHP Madison Bumgarner (11-8, 2.84) – CSN-BA 

note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)

Quick Hits for August 22, 2013

TODAY’S GAME… The San Francisco Giants host the Pittsburgh Pirates today in the firstgame of this four game series… LHP Jeff Locke (9-4, 2.90) is scheduled to face  RHP Matt Cain (8-8, 4.35).

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ON THE MOUND…RHP Matt Cain enters tonight’s outing having tossed 15.2-consecutive scoreless innings against the Pirates…he’s 3-0 with a 1.24 ERA (6er, 43.2ip) in his last six starts against them.

Click HERE for today’s complete game notes.

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TODAY’S TRANSACTIONS…OF Francisco Peguero (above) and IF Nick Noonan (right) have both been recalled from triple-A Fresno today…

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…LHP Mike Kickham has been optioned to Fresno and OF Andres Torres has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left achilles strain.

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IN THE TRAINERS ROOM…IF Pablo Sandoval has been held out of the lineup the last two games due to a sore back…he’s expected to return to the lineup tonight.

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ON REHAB…OF Angel Pagan has gone 2-for-11 with three runs scored, a triple and two walks in four rehab games with the Giants…he’s scheduled to join Fresno tomorrow.

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BRANDON BELTING…IF Brandon Belt has hit .357 (25-for-70) with € five doubles, three triples and € five home runs in 20 games this month…his .357 average ranks as the eighth- highest in the NL…he’s also third in slugging pct. (.729) and ninth in on-base pct. (.430).

PROBABLES, BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR TODAY AND REMAINDER OF THIS VS. PITTSBURGH (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):

  • Thursday, August 22 vs. Pittsburgh (7:15): LHP Jeff Locke (9-4, 2.90) vs. RHP Matt Cain (8-8, 4.35) – CSN-BA 
  • Friday, August 23 vs. Pittsburgh (7:15): RHP Charlie Morton (4-3, 3.67) vs. LHP Madison Bumgarner (11-7, 2.87) – CSN-BA
  • Saturday, August 24 vs. Pittsburgh (6:05): LHP Francisco Liriano (14-5, 2.53) vs. RHP Tim Lincecum (6-13, 4.53) – CSN-BA 
  • Sunday, August 25 vs. Pittsburgh (1:05): RHP A.J. Burnett (tonight) vs. RHP Ryan Vogelsong (tonight) – CSN-BA

note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)

Next Time

“You can always get it right next time, next time

You can always get it right next time, next time”

-Barenaked Ladies

Parade – Players & Alumni

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Brandon Crawford

Players and Giants Alumni alike had a great time along the 1.7 mile Parade Route to the Civic Center.

Around The On Deck Circle

San Francisco Giants 7 – San Diego Pares 5

Over the last couple of days we’ve taken some great photos while the players have been in, and around, the on deck circle – enjoy!

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