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Quick Hits for September 27, 2013

TONIGHT’S GAME…The Giants face the San Diego Padres tonight in the first game of this three game series and the final series of the season… RHP Burch Smith (1-2, 5.87) is slated to face  RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-6, 5.90).

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THE GIANTS…Earned a 3-2 win last night over the Dodgers and took two of three games from LA to start this € final homestand of the season…the Giants have won eight of their last 12 games and 11 of their last 17.

Click HERE for today’s complete game notes.

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RYAN VOGELSONG… Is 2-0 with a 1.38 ERA (2er, 13.0ip) in his two career starts against the Padres at AT&T Park.

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MICHAEL KICKHAM… Was recalled from triple-A Fresno on Aug. 23…this is his gifth appearance with SF this season.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Recorded the game winning home run off LAD’s Paco Rodriguez in the 8th inning last night.

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HUNTER PENCE… Has started 168-consecutive games, the longest streak in the NL and second-longest in the Majors.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Is batting .314 (44-for-140) during the day, which is the eighth highest figure in the NL.

PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE SET AGAINST SAN DIEGO (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):

  • Friday, Sept. 27 vs. San Diego (7:15): RHP Burch Smith (1-2, 5.87) vs. RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-6, 5.90) – CSN-BA
  • Saturday, Sept. 28 vs. San Diego (1:05): LHP Eric Stults (10-13, 3.94) vs. RHP Yusmeiro Petit (4-0, 2.84) – CSN-BA 
  • Sunday, Sept. 29 vs. San Diego (1:05): RHP Tyson Ross (3-8, 3.10) vs. RHP Matt Cain (8-10, 4.00) – CSN-BA

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

VZ In SF

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The Giants have 10 uniformed personal from Venezuela on the field this season (shown here with a gravity-defying Greek): Yusmeiro Petit, Hector Sanchez, Ehire Adrianza, Jose Alguacil, Gregor Blanco, Pablo Sandoval, Guillermo Moscoso, Marco Scutaro and Jean Machi (Caracas native, Jose Mijares not pictured and George Kontos elevating)

On July 2, 1954 Ray Monzant became the first player from Venezuela to play for the Giants when he started the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.  This year the Giants have 9 players and 1 coach representing the South American country.

AW4Z (or A Win For Zito)

Family Day

Earlier this year the Giants’ players had a chance to share AT&T Park with their loved ones.  Families were invited to pose for portraits and play a softball game before the Giants took on the Dodgers.

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