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Quick Hits for August 8, 2014

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IN THE ‘PEN… The Giants bullpen has combined for the lowest ERA in the NL since the All-Star break, fashioning a 1.67 figure (11er, 59.1ip) in 18 games.

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HUNTER PENCE… Has hit safely in his last five games, going 9-for-23 (.391) with two 2Bs, 3B and two HRs.

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BRANDON BELT… Was activated from the D.L. on Aug. 2…missed 12 games with a concussion.

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100 HOME RUNS… The Giants are just one home run shy of hitting their 100th homer this season…last year SF did not hit their 100th HR until Sept. 24 and finished with just a total of 107.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Has committed just six errors (none over last 62 games) and owns the highest fielding percentage among third baseman in the Majors (.980) .

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MICHAEL MORSE… Recorded his first multi-RBI game since June 13 vs. COL on Wednesday.

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THE GIANTS… Have won five of their last eight games and enter tonight’s contest 3.5 games behind the first place Dodgers in the National League West .

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BUSTER POSEY… Batting .392 (29×74) with a .444 OBP as a first baseman compared to .263 clip (78×297) and .326 OBP as a catcher .

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ANDREW SUSAC… Was hitting .268 (57×213) with 10 home runs and 32 RBI in 63 games with Fresno.

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UPCOMING PROBABLE STARTING PITCHERS & BROADCAST SCHEDULE… Saturday, August 9 at Kansas City (4:10): RHP James Shields (10-6, 3.43) vs. RHP Tim Hudson (8-8, 2.74) – CSN Bay Area… Sunday, August 10 at Kansas City (11:10): LHP Danny Duffy (6-10, 2.39) vs. RHP Tim Lincecum (9-7, 4.22) – CSN Bay Area… Please note all games broadcast on KNBR 680 AM (English radio). All home games and road games in LA, SD and OAK broadcast on 860 AM ESPN Deportes (Spanish radio).

Quick Hits for July 27, 2014

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INSIDE THE SERIES… SF has still gone 7-5 against Los Angeles this season despite being outscored by a 42-39 margin.

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ANDREW SUSAC… Made his Major League debut last night and went 0-for-1…also caught 2.0 innings.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Is 18-for-49 (.367) in his last 12 games and 27-for-84 (.321) in his last 23 contests.

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is tied with Alex Rios and Yasiel Puig for the second-most triples in the Majors (Gordon, 10).

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DAN UGGLA… Appeared in two games with Fresno, going 2-for-7 with a double and RBI.

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BUSTER POSEY… Has just one hit in his last 11 ABs, but is still hitting .324 (11×34) in his past nine games.

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HUNTER PENCE… Was named the Giants’ recipient of the Heart and Hustle Award.

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ON THE SHORES OF McCOVEY COVE… After going 22-9 in their first 31 home games, the Giants have really struggled at AT&T Park as of late, winning just six of their past 24 games… the Giants have won just one of their last eight series here on the Shores of McCovey Cove.

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ANDREW SUSAC… Had his contract purchased from triple-A Fresno prior to yesterday’s game, taking the place of C Hector Sanchez who was placed on the 7-day DL with a concussion.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Has hit safely in 10 of his last 12 games with an at-bat, going 13-for-42 (.309).

Quick Hits for June 20, 2014

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TONIGHT’S PITCHING MATCHUP… RHP Tim Lincecum (5-4, 4.81), will be seeking his sixth win this season… the Giants are 9-5 in his starts and 3-2 in his road assignments… RHP Josh Collmenter (4-4, 4.05) has lost each of his last two starts, allowing 10 runs (nine earned runs) combined during those outings.

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DON’T RUN ON THESE GUYS… San Francisco catchers lead the NL having caught 23 would-be base stealers (Buster Posey 12 and Hector Sanchez 11).

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TOMORROW’S STARTER… At Chase Field Ryan Vogelsong is 1-1 with a 4.26 ERA (12er, 25.1ip) in six career games (four starts).

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Has reached base safely via hit or walk in 20 of his last 45 plate appearances.

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EHIRE ADRIANZA… Is hitting .350 (7-for-20) is his last 10 games.

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JEREMY AFFELDT… Has held opponents scoreless in 24 of his 27 appearances, allowing four runs in 23.1ip.

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SERGIO ROMO… Needs just nine more saves to match Rod Beck (29 SVs in 1997) for the most saves prior to the All-Star break in SF-era history.

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HUNTER PENCE… Is hitting .341 (73×214) in his last 53 games.

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MICHAEL MORSE… Is tied for ninth in the NL with 13 HRs… his career-high is 31 with WAS in 2011.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Has not played the Giants’ last three games because of back inflammation.

Quick Hits for June 12, 2014

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MICHAEL MORSE… Has started 62 games (39 in LF, 23 at 1st base, one error).

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GREGOR BLANCO… Has raised his batting average by 142 points from .100 to his current .242 mark by hitting .345 (20-for-59) in his past 23 games…has 16 hits in his last 43 at-bats (.372).

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Has reached base safely in each of his last 10 games, batting .353 (12×34).

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THE GIANTS… Are 18 games over .500 and enter today’s contest with the Majors’ best record at 42-24 (.636)…SF has held sole possession of the best record in the Majors for the past 19 days…the Giants hold the largest lead of any division leader (7.5 game lead over second place LA).

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JOAQUIN ARIAS… Has started 16 of 67 games (seven at 2B, four at 3B, three at SS and two at 1B).

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JEREMY AFFELDT… Has held opponents scoreless in 22 of his 25 appearances.

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BRANDON BELT… Was placed on the 15-day Disabled List on May 10 with a broken left thumb.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Has hit safely in 25 of his last 31 games, batting .348 (40×115) with six HRs during this span.

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ANGEL PAGAN… His 24 multi-hit games are tied for the third-most in the NL.

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HOME SWEET HOME… The Giants are in the midst of a stretch where they are playing 20 of 25 games here at AT&T Park and 25 of 35 leading up to the All-Star break…so far SF is 3-3 in this stretch that began Friday night…SF owns the second-best home record in the NL with a 22-12 mark (.647).

Quick Hits for May 13, 2014

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MICHAEL MORSE… Is tied for eighth in the NL with eight HRs and tied for 10th with 24 RBI.

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is hitting .410 (16-for-39) against LHP.

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ANGEL PAGAN… His 15 multi-hit games are tied for fourth-most and his .326 avg. is the 6th highest in the NL.

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17 GAMES IN 17 DAYS… San Francisco is currently in the midst of their longest stretch without a day off€ this season (17-consecutive days), which started in Atlanta on May 2…SF is 8-3 during this span…the Giants’ next scheduled off€ day is slated for Monday, May 19.

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NICE HOME DEBUT… Last night OF Tyler Colvin became the first Giants player with at least one home run and a triple in his first home game with the team since Darrell Evans accomplished this feat on June 23, 1976 vs. San Diego (one triple, one home run) (Elias).

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BRANDON HICKS… Hit a go-ahead two-run homer off LA’s Kershaw in the 7th inning Sunday.

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HECTOR SANCHEZ… His 16 RBI rank as the fifth-most on the club, despite having just 64 plate appearances.

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SERGIO ROMO… Has 68 saves in his career, which ranks as the eighth-most in SF-era (since 1958).

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JUAN GUTIERREZ… Has not allowed an inherited runner to score (eight IR).

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Allowed a “splash hit” homer to Freddie Freeman last night…it marked just the third home run he’s allowed while in a Giants uniform (631 batters faced).

Quick Hits for April 22, 2014

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JEAN MACHI… His three wins this season are tied for the third-most in the Majors.

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BUSTER POSEY… Has made 17 starts (16 at catcher, one at 1st)…leads Majors with seven caught stealings.

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ON THE ROAD… Tonight is the fifth game of a six-game road trip that started this past weekend in San Diego.

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GIANTS TRANSACTIONS… Prior to tonight’s game, the Giants have placed LHP David Huff on the 15-day disabled list with a left quad strain and have recalled OF Juan Perez from triple-A Fresno.

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