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Quick Hits for July 20, 2014

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SANTIAGO CASILLA… Has earned each of the Giants’ last four saves.

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TIM LINCECUM… Is the Giants franchise record holder for number of games pitched with 10+ strikeouts (36) and is the third Giant ever to have four-straight seasons with at least 200 strikeouts (2008-11).

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GIANTS ON THE ROAD… The Giants’ record of 26-18 (.591) on the road ranks as the second-best mark in the NL behind the Brewers (29-20, .592), and the fourth-best overall in the big leagues.

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BETTER RECORD WHEN THEY HOMER… The Giants are 39-15 this season when they hit at least one HR and 15-28 when they fail to go deep…their .722 winning pct. in games when they homer is the highest in the NL.

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EHIRE ADRIANZA… Has hit safely in seven of his last eight games, batting .333 (8×24).

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Owns a career avg. of .349 (38×109) vs. MIA, including a .486 mark (18×37) since last season.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Has a hit in each of his last six games, going 7-for-19 (.368).

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BUSTER POSEY… His .331 batting avg. on the road ranks as the third-best in the NL behind MIL’s Jonathan Lucroy (.355) and Carlos Gomez (.332).

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SERGIO ROMO… Is 22-for-27 in SV chances…his 22 saves are still tied for the seventh-most in the NL.

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TOMORROW’S STARTER… Ryan Vogelsong is 1-0 with a 3.00 ERA (6er, 18.0ip) in five career appearances against the Phillies…has made just two career starts, with his last one coming on Sept. 29, 2004 with the Pirates…threw 5.0 innings and allowed one run on four hits.

Quick Hits for July 12, 2014

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BUSTER POSEY… Is hitting .417 (15×36) with two HRs and seven RBI in 10 games vs. the DBacks this year.

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PITCHING MATCHUP… RHP Ryan Vogelsong (5-6, 3.92) has taken the loss in his last three starts, despite posting a 2.95 ERA (6er, 18.1ip) in those outings… he has received no runs of support from the Giants offense in his last three contests… LHP Wade Miley (4-6, 4.43) is 1-0 with a 3.52 ERA (15er, 38.1ip) in his last six starts… he is averaging 8.55 strikeouts per 9.0 innings this season, the highest figure of his career.

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JEREMY AFFELDT… Has held opponents scoreless in 33 of his 37 appearances this season.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Was put on the 15 day DL retroactive to June 15 because of back inflammation.

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GETTING HOT… Giants starting pitchers have now held the opposition to two runs or fewer in 11 of their last 16 outings… since June 25, SF starters have posted a 2.99 ERA (35er, 105.1ip), which stands as the fifth-lowest mark in the Majors.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Went 3-for-4 last night with a two-run homer and three RBI.

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BRANDON BELT… Missed 50 games with a broken left thumb from May 10-July 4.

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JOE PANIK… Is hitting .265 (9×34) over his last 10 games.

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FULL THROTTLE… OF Hunter Pence is only the fourth player in Giants history to record at least 110 hits and 60 runs prior to the All-Star break (STATS, LLC)… he currently is tied for second in the Majors with 66 runs scored and is tied for first in the NL with 113 hits.

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SANTIAGO CASILLA… Has not allowed a run in his last 11 appearances (10.2ip) and has allowed just two base runners during this span (one hit and one walk).

Quick Hits for July 7, 2014

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Has worked a total of just 17.1 innings over 32 relief appearances this season.

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JEAN MACHI… Left-handed batters are just 8-for-41 (.195) against him.

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HUNTER PENCE… Has hit safely in his last 11 games, his third double digit hit streak this season.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Has appeared in 74 of 89 games (36 starts; 25 in CF, 11 in LF).

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is 5-for-his-last-39 at the dish (.128).

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MICHAEL MORSE… Hit his second career game-tying HR in the 9th inning or later on Saturday in SD…marked his first HR in 24 games and his first RBI in 22 contests

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PABALO SANDOVAL… Left Saturday’s game in the 1st inning with a left elbow contusion and is day-to-day.

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BUSTER POSEY… His .362 average in June ranked as the third-highest in the NL.

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JUAN PEREZ… Was recalled on June 23 taking the place of Ehire Adrianza who was placed on the 15-day DL…it marks his fourth stint on SF’s roster this season.

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TONIGHT’S GAME… RHP Ryan Vogelsong (5-5, 3.86) enters tonight’s game having tossed 14.2-consecutive scoreless innings in In- terleague play dating back to last season…Vogelsong will be opposed by RHP Jesse Chavez (6-5, 3.23), who has struggled in his last two outings, surrendering nine runs in 10.0 innings of work.

Quick Hits for July 2, 2014

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JEREMY AFFELDT… Right-handed batters are hitting .192 (10×52) and are just 3-for-their-last-23 (.130).

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2014 sf giants, photo JEREMY AFFELDT… Right-handed batters are hitting .192 (10×52) and are just 3-for-their-last-23 (.130). 2014 sf giants, photo KUNG FU PANDA… Beginning May 10, IF Pablo Sandoval has raised his batting average 100 points from .171 to his current .271 clip by hitting .341 (60-for-176) with eight homers and 30 RBI.

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RISPY BUSINESS… The Giants have been held to just one hit or fewer with runners in scoring position in eight of their last 10 games…during this stretch the team is hitting .145 (10×69) with RISP.

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JOE PANIK… Has started seven of 10 games at 2nd base (3 errors) since being called up.

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JOE PANIK… Was leading the PCL in hits (94) at the time of his call-up.

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ON DECK… Following this series the Giants will embark on a two-city, five-game road trip to San Diego (three games this weekend) and Oakland (two games)…the Giants have the third-best road record in the NL at 22-15 (.595).

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GIANTS-CARDINALS… San Francisco has won four of the ! ve meetings between these teams this season…the Giants have blanked the Cardinals in each of the last two games and have held them scoreless for the past 19.0 innings.

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BUSTER POSEY… Has hit safely in 23 of his last 26 games, hitting .357 (35×98) over span.

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TONIGHT’S PITCHING MATCHUP… RHP Ryan Vogelsong (5-4, 3.96) was victim of the Giants’ offensive woes in his last start of Thursday’s 3-1 loss to Cincinnati…Vogelsong held the Reds to a run while striking out seven in 6.0 innings…he’s 3-5 lifetime with a 5.43 ERA in 10 starts against the Cardinals (including the postseason)…RHP Adam Wainwright (10-4, 2.01) held the Dodgers to a run and five hits over 8.0 innings in a 1-0 defeat in his last start on Thursday…the right-hander is 5-5 with a 3.25 ERA in 10 starts (also includes postseason) against SF.

Quick Hits for June 21, 2014

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TOMORROW’S STARTER… Madison Bumgarner is 8-4 with a 2 .85 ERA and one complete game in 15 starts, with the Giants going 9-6 in his outings (3-4 home, 6-2 on road.

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HECTOR SANCHEZ… Has started 26/74 games (25 at catcher, one at 1st)… made a total of 24 starts last season.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Matched his season-high with three hits Wed. at CWS, two of which came off of LHP Chris Sale…the only other lefty to record a hit off Sale this year is LAA’s Josh Hamilton.

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HUNTER PENCE… Is only Giants player on the team to start all 74 games… has played 657 of SF’s 662 innings.

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JUAN GUTIERREZ… Lefties are hitting just .167 (6-for-36) against him.

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BRANDON HICKS… Has made 56 starts (all at 2nd base, five errors).

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is hitting .329 (23×70) vs. lefties this year… hit just .199 (29×146) against left-handers in 2013.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Is one HR short of reaching the 100 career home run milestone.

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JEAN MACHI… Since the beginning of last season has fashioned a 1.61 ERA (15er, 84 .0ip) in 83 games . . .his 1 .61 ERA during this span ranks as the fourth-lowest figure among NL relievers .

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RYAN VOGELSONG… Did not factor into the decision in his last start on June 14 vs. the Rockies… threw 5 .0 innings and allowed three runs on seven hits, in the Giants 5-4 loss at AT&T Park .

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.

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