TODAY’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants visit the San Diego Padres today in the final game of this three game series…LHP Eric Stults (8-12, 3.81) is scheduled to face RHP Tim Lincecum (8-13, 4.38).
PITCHER OF THE WEEK…RHP Kyle Crick was named California League Pitcher of the Week yesterday for the week ending on Sept. 2…in Crick’s start against Visalia last Thursday, he matched a career-high with 11 strikeouts, as he tossed 7.0-scoreless innings in San Jose’s 11-1 victory.
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TONY ABREU… Has appeared in 37 games (14 starts), going 22-for-91 (.242) with nine extra-base hits and seven RBI.
ANGEL PAGAN… Was reinstated from the 60-day DL this past Friday…is 6-for-17 in four games since his return.
GEORGE KONTOS… Despite spending over a month with Fresno, his 43 appearances out of the SF ‘pen are tied for the fourth-most on the club.
JAKE DUNNING… 25-year-old right-hander was recalled from Fresno prior to last night’s game…marks his second appearance with SF this season.
IN THE BULLPEN…Giants relievers in their last 11 games: 0.91 ERA, 29.2 innings, 21 hits, five runs, three earned runs, seven walks, 24 strikeouts, a .196 opponents avg. against and 10 holds.
PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR TODAY AND UPCOMING SERIES VS. ARIZONA (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):
- Wednesday, Sept. 4 at San Diego (3:40): LHP Eric Stults (8-12, 3.81) vs. RHP Tim Lincecum (8-13, 4.38) – CSN-BA
- Thursday, Sept. 5 vs. Arizona (7:15): RHP Trevor Cahill (5-10, 4.39) vs. RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-4, 5.49) – CSN-BA
- Friday, Sept. 6 vs. Arizona (7:15): LHP Patrick Corbin (13-5, 2.96) vs. RHP Yusmeiro Petit (2-0, 3.12) – CSN-BA
- Saturday, Sept. 7 vs. Arizona (6:05): RHP Brandon McCarthy (3-9, 4.94) vs. TBA – CSN-BA
- Sunday, Sept. 8 vs. Arizona (1:05): LHP Wade Miley (9-10, 3.78) vs. LHP Madison Bumgarner (11-9, 2.91) – CSN-BA
note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)
Today the future of baseball played at CitiField. The Giants were represented on both teams, with Kyle Crick representing Team USA and Jesus Galindo on the World Team. Click for complete game coverage and the box score.
Jesus Galindo chats with Pardres outfielder Yelson Asencio
The U.S. and World Teams
Arismendy Alcantara & Xander Bogaerts
Xander Bogaerts & Austin Hedge
U.S. Team manager Mookie Wilson, Austin Hedges & Matt Davidson
Matt Davidson & C.J. Cron
Kolten Wong & Arismendy Alcantara
Kyle Crick & James McCann
A.J. Cole & James McCann