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Walk Off Win

Quick Hits for April 5, 2014

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THE GIANTS… Moved into first place in the NL West yesterday after posting an 8-4 win here at Dodger Stadium…marks the first time SF has had sole possesion of the division lead since last May 16 (up 1.0 game on then second place Arizona, 6.0 up on LA).

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LEADING THE WAY… OF Angel Pagan has hit safely in each of the first five games on the year (9-for-23, .391), while driving in at least one run in four of the five contests…his seven RBI overall are tied for fourth most in the NL.

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CAREER… Beginning with the 2011 season, Madison Bumgarner’s 42 wins are the sixth-most among left-handed pitchers in the Majors…only Clayton Kershaw (52), Gio Gonzalez (49), CC Sabathia (48), C.J. Wilson (46) and David Price (43) have more.

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DAVID HUFF… Earned his 1st win with Giants yesterday here in LA, logging 1.2 scoreless frames.

 

5 In The 8th

Quick Hits for April 3, 2014

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HUDSON’S GIANTS DEBUT… RHP Tim Hudson struck out seven batters and did not allow a run in 7.2 innings in his Giants debut last night…prior to Hudson, no Giants pitcher had that many strikeouts without allowing a run in his team debut since Juan Marichal threw a one-hit shutout and fanned 12 Phillies batters in his Major League debut on July 19, 1960 (Elias).

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MORE ON HUDSON… With his victory last night Hudson is now the active wins leader with 206 career victories…his win broke a tie with the Yankees’ C.C. Sabathia for the most by an active Major League pitcher.

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Completed his third season with SF last year and had one of his best campaigns, going 4-2 with a career-best 1.83 ERA in a team-high 69 relief appearances.

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SERGIO ROMO… Recorded his second save of the season last night, as he tossed a perfect 9th inning.

Quick Hits for April 1, 2014

 

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POSEY’S HOMER… Buster Posey’s two-run home run in the 9th inning last night was his second go-ahead homer of his career in the 9th inning…the other was a walk-o! shot against the Dodgers last year on May 3.

 

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THE GIANTS… Kicked off their 132nd season overall, 57th in SF, in last night’s opener… the franchise owns a 10,693-9,188 record over its first 132 years, which is the most wins by any ML team.

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BRANDON BELT… Went 3-for-5 yesterday with 1 Home Run and 1 RBI… 25-year-old is on his fourth career Opening Day roster…has been the Giants’ opening day first baseman the last three seasons.

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Completed his third season with SF last year and had one of his best campaigns, going 4-2 with a career-best 1.83 ERA in a team-high 69 relief appearances.

 

2014 SF Giants Roster

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