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Quick Hits for August 15, 2014

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GREGOR BLANCO… Has appeared in 105 games this season and started 61 contests.

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JOE PANIK… Is 12-for-32 (.375) at the plate in his last nine games.

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ADAM DUVALL… 25-year-old was recalled from triple-A Fresno on Sunday.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Has hit safely in his last eight games, going 11-for-36 during this stretch.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Is batting .325 (41-for-126) with four HRs and 19 RBI in his last 31 contests.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Has 15 hits in his last 33 at-bats (.455) with RISP.

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HUNTER PENCE… Ranks second in NL in hits (141) and runs scored (81) and third in multi-hit games (41).

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TONIGHT’S GAME… The Giants and Phillies square off for game one of this three games series tonight…SF ended a five-game losing streak on Wed., beating the White Sox 7-1 to split the two-game series…however, SF has still dropped 13 of their last 19 games…the Phillies lost the first two games of their road trip at Los Angeles-AL and have lost five of their last six.

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JEREMY AFFEDLT… Has held the opposition scoreless in 15 of his last 16 outings (1.17 ERA).

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TRAVIS ISIKAWA… Had his contract purchased from triple-A Fresno on July 29.

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Quick Hits for August 13, 2014

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JOE PANIK… Is 11-for-28 (.393) at the plate in his last eight games.

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BUSTER POSEY… Is batting .392 (29×74) with a .444 OBP as a ! rst baseman (19 starts) compared to .258 clip (80×310) and .320 OBP as a catcher (82 starts) this season.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Has hit safely in his last seven games, going 10-for-32 during this stretch.

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MICHAEL MORSE… Has hit safely in four of his last five games, hitting .353 (6-for-17) with three RBI.

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HUNTER PENCE… Ranks second in NL in hits (140) and runs scored (80) and third in multi-hit games (41).

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… His nine triples are tied with Yasiel Puig and Hunter Pence for the second-most in the Majors (Gordon, 10).

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Has tossed 11.1-scoreless innings over his last 16 relief outings.

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NATIONAL SPOTLIGHT… The Giants @ Tigers game on Sunday, Sept. 7 has been selected by ESPN Sunday Night Baseball…the game has been moved from a 10:08 a.m. PT start to 5:07 p.m. PT.

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IN THE ‘PEN… The Giants’ bullpen has combined for the third-lowest ERA in the Majors since the All-Star break, fashioning a 1.96 ! gure (15er, 69.0ip) in 21 games.

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WHAT’S LEFT… 43 games remain on the Giants’ regular season schedule (21 home, 22 road)…the Giants will play 28 of those 43 games against teams under .500 and 15 against teams above .500.

Quick Hits for August 12, 2014

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THE GIANTS… Begin a five-game homestand tonight with the first game of a two-game series against the White Sox followed by a three-game set against the Phillies starting Friday night… SF has lost four-consecutive games and 12 of their last 17 contests… the Giants enter tonight’s contest 5.0 games behind the first place Dodgers in the NL West, their largest deficit of the season.

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A TOUGH TRIP… SF just concluded a 10-game, 11-day road trip where they went 4-6 at New York (3-1), Milwaukee (1-2) and Kansas City (0-3)… SF began the trip with a 4-2 record and then dropped their final four contests.

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ON THE SHORES OF McCOVEY COVE… After going 22-9 in their first 31 home games, the Giants have gone just 7-21 (.250) in their last 28 home contests…SF’s .222 home winning pct. in this span (beginning June 9) is the worst in the Majors.

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GIANTS IN INTERLEAGUE PLAY… The Giants are 7-8 (.467) so far this season in Interleague play and have dropped eight of their last nine games against the American League.

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IN THE ‘PEN… The Giants bullpen has combined for the second-lowest ERA in the NL since the All-Star break, fashioning a 1.91 figure (14er, 66.0ip) in 20 games.

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100 HOME RUNS… The Giants are just one home run shy of hitting their 100th homer this season…last year SF did not hit their 100th HR until Sept. 24 and finished with just a total of 107.

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JUST SCORE FIRST… SF is 46-12 when they score the game’s first run and 16-44 when they don’t score first… their .793 winning pct. when scoring first is the highest in the NL.

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SELLOUT STREAK… The Giants have sold out their last 305 regular season home games, which extends the longest consecutive regular season home sellout streak in the National League… SF’s streak is currently the longest active one in the Majors.

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RISPY BUSINESS… As a team, the Giants are hitting .338 (24-for-71) with runners in scoring position over their last 10 games.

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TODAY’S PITCHING MATCHUP… RHP Ryan Vogelsong (7-8, 3.77) has gone 2-0 with a 1.20 ERA (2er, 15.0ip) in his last two outings… will face the White Sox for the first time in his career, as Chicago is the only Major League team that he has never faced… Vogelsong will be opposed by LHP Chris Sale (10-2, 2.14), who is 3-0 with a 1.85 ERA (9er, 43.2ip) in six road starts this season…he will make his second career start against the Giants and first at AT&T Park…he earned the victory in his first start earlier this season against SF, allowing three runs on eight hits over 6.0 innings of work.

Quick Hits for August 10, 2014

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JUAN GUTIERREZ… Has surrendered just three runs in his last 12 games (12 .2ip, 2 .13 ERA).

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BUSTER POSEY… Batting .392 (29×74) with a .444 OBP as a first baseman compared to .259 clip (79×305) and .322 OBP as a catcher

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BRANDON BELT… Was placed on the 7-day concussion DL on Aug. 8.

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ON DECK… Following today’s game the Giants will travel back to San Francisco where they will begin a five-game homestand against the White Sox (Tuesday and Wednesday) and Phillies (Friday-Sunday) .

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JUST SCORE FIRST… SF is 46-12 when they score the game’s first run and 16-43 when they don’t score first… their .793 winning pct. when scoring first is the highest in the NL.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Has committed just six errors (none over last 64 games) and owns the highest fielding percentage among third baseman in the Majors ( .980) .

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BUSTER POSEY… Batting .392 (29×74) with a .444 OBP as a first baseman compared to .259 clip (79×305) and .322 OBP as a catcher

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A LONG TRIP… Today is the final game of this three-city, 10-game (11-day) road trip to New York (3-1), Milwaukee (1-2) and Kansas City (0-2) . . .the Giants are 4-5 so far on this trip and need a victory today to avoid their fourth losing road trip of the season .

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100 HOME RUNS… The Giants are just one home run shy of hitting their 100th homer this season…last year SF did not hit their 100th HR until Sept. 24 and finished with just a total of 107.

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HUNTER PENCE… Is hitting .282 (11-for-39) with five extra base hits through the first nine games of the road trip.

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