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Quick Hits for July 30, 2013

TONIGHT’S GAME… The San Francisco Giants begin a six-game road trip tonight with the first of a three-game series against the Phillies followed by a three-game set against the Rays in Tampa Bay this weekend… LHP Barry Zito (4-7, 4.92) is slated to face  LHP John Lannan (2-4, 4.13) in the opening game of this series tonight at Citizens Bank Park.

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WELCOME TO THE BIGS…OF Roger Kieschnick will be seeking to make his Major League debut… the 26-year-old from Rockwall, Texas has put together one of the best seasons of his professional career this year, hitting .273 (102-for-374) with 27 doubles, nine triples, 13 home runs and 56 RBI in 101 games for the Grizzlies.

Click HERE for today’s complete game notes.

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POWER OUTAGE…Giants batters have gone eight-consecutive games without hitting a home run since Buster Posey homered off Arizona’s Josh Collmenter in the 5th inning on July 20…since then it’s been 75.0 innings since a Giants batter last homered.

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VOGELSONG ON REHAB…RHP Ryan Vogelsong has made a pair of rehab starts with rookie level Arizona and Class A Advanced San Jose… he’s tossed 4.2 innings, allowing two runs… he will make his third start tonight for double-A Richmond.

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is 6-for-26 (.231) in his past nine games, but is hitting .354 (17-for-48) in his past 14 contests.

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MARCO SCUTARO… His .347 avg. (35-for-101) vs. le# -handed pitching ranks as the sixth-highest in the National League.

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TODAY’S TRANSACTIONS…(Pictured: Brian Sabean and our beat writers) Prior to tonight’s game the Giants have recalled OF Roger Kieschnick (#22) and IF Brett Pill (#6) from triple-A Fresno…IF Tony Abreu has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with bursitis in his le! knee and IF Kensuke Tanaka has been optioned to triple-A.

PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR TODAY AND REMAINDER OF THIS SERIES AT PHILADELPHIA (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):

  • Tuesday, July 30 at Philadelphia (4:05): LHP John Lannan (2-4, 4.13) vs. LHP Barry Zito (4-7, 4.92) – CSN-BA
  • Wednesday, July 31 at Philadelphia (4:05): RHP Kyle Kendrick (9-7, 3.96) vs. RHP Chad Gaudin (4-2, 2.77) – CSN-BA
  • Thursday, August 1 at Philadelphia (4:05): LHP Cole Hamels (4-13, 4.09) vs. RHP Matt Cain (6-6, 4.79) – CSN-BA

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

Tune In Tomorrow

Same bat-time (7:10), same bat-channel (CSN-BA)… but different starting pitchers (Michael Kickham vs. Stephen Fife).

You’ll Lose The Blues In Chicago

Madison Bumgarner is now 3-0 and Marco Scutaro is hitting .526 in his last five games – it was a good game, and a good win.  SF 3 – CHC 2

Fan Fest

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Jeremy Affeldt

Thousands of fans came to AT&T Park today for the Giants’ annual Fan Fest.  Fans were able get autographs, listen to the players being interviewed for KNBR, ask questions themselves and take pictures with the growing collection of trophies at Pier 48.  Thanks to everyone who came out and enjoyed the day!

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