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NLCS Game 4

Quick Hits for October 14, 2014

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TIM HUDSON… Is making his first career start in the National League Championship Series after tossing more than 3,000 innings in the regular season…according to Stats, Inc., only two other pitchers had amassed more regular season innings before making their first start in this round – Chuck Finley (3,197.1) and Juan Marichal (3,071.2).

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JOE PANIK… Has gone 9-for-33 (.273) in his first seven postseason games…however, is just 3-for-his-last-23 at the plate.

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is 6-for-29 (.207) with a HR (grand slam in WC game at PIT) and five RBI in five postseason games in 2014…however, is just 2-for-his-last-20 at the plate.

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HUNTER PENCE… Is on his third postseason roster (2011 with Philadelphia, 2012 with San Francisco)…is 7-for-29 (.241) with four runs, two 2Bs this postseason.

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BRANDON BELT… Has been the Giants’ hottest hitter this postseason, going 9-for-25 (.360) with a homer and six RBI…has reached base safely in 15 of 32 plate appearances.

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JOAQUIN ARIAS… His 29 games as a defensive sub were tied for the third-most in NL.

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JEREMY AFFELDT… Has been unscored upon in each of his last 15 postseason outings (15.1ip, 12 Ks).

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PABLO SANDOVAL… IF Pablo Sandoval has reached base safely in 20-consecutive postseason games dating back to Game 4 of the NLDS on Oct. 10, 2012…the streak is the longest active mark in the Majors.

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TIED 1-1… SF has gone just 4-10 in best-of-seven series when tied 1-1…however, they won the 2012 NLCS against the Cardinals after that series started 1-1.

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MICHAEL MORSE… Is on his second postseason roster, having been on the Washington Nationals NLDS roster in 2012. He batted .263 (5-for-19) with a home run and two RBI in five games during the 2012 NLDS.

Quick Hits for October 7, 2014

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JEREMY AFFELDT… Has been unscored upon in each of his last 14 postseason outings (13.1ip, 11 Ks).

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IN GOOD POSITION… Teams holding a 2-1 lead in a best-of- ve series have won the series 52 of 71 times (.732) in MLB history…the last team to come back from a 2-0 deficit to win a five game series was San Francisco in 2012 against Cincinnati.

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WINNING WAYS… Despite yesterday’s loss, the Giants have still won 14 of their last 18 postseason games and 24 of the last 33…beginning with the 2010 postseason, the Giants have gone 25-10 (.714) in the playoffs.

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GIANTS IN CLINCHING GAMES… The Giants are 15-10 (.600) all-time in potential series clinching games and 5-3 (.625) in such games at home.

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GIANTS VERSUS LEFT-HANDERS… The Giants posted a record of 30-30 against left-handed starting pitchers in 2014…SF hit .258 against southpaws, the fourth-highest clip in the NL…IF Brandon Crawford posted the seventh-highest batting average in the NL against left-handed pitchers, hitting .320.

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GREAT GAME FOUR RECORD… The Giants are 8-2 in their last 10 postseason Game Four’s.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Started 92 of 162 games, making 56 starts in center field and 36 in left…committed just one error in 226 total chances (6 assists).

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TRAVIS ISHIKAWA… Returned to SF (was with Giants’ organization from 2002-2011) inking a minor league deal in April after having spent parts of the last three seasons with Brewers, Orioles, Yankees and Pirates.

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BRANDON BELT… Has been the Giants’ hottest hitter this postseason, going 7-for-17 (.412) with a homer and five RBI…has reached base safely in 10 of 20 plate appearances.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Started a career-best 153 games (150 at third base and three as the designated hitter)…committed just 11 errors in 382 total chances at third base, tied for the second-fewest miscues of his career…his .971 fielding percentage ranked as the third-best among NL third basemen.

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