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Parade – Players & Alumni

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Brandon Crawford

Players and Giants Alumni alike had a great time along the 1.7 mile Parade Route to the Civic Center.

Quick Hits for Monday, May 14, 2012 (Game 35)

TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Colorado Rockies in the 1st game of this brief 2-game series… Giants’ right-hander Ryan Vogelsong (1-2, 2.94) will face Rockies’ left-hander Christian Friedrich (1-0, 1.50).

Today’s Starting Lineup

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, 2012, charlie culberson

CHARLIE CULBERSON… Made his Major League debut yesterday and went 1-for-4… collected is 1st career hit in the 5th inning… Was batting .284 (40-for-141) with 11 2Bs, 2 3Bs, 5 HRs and 24 RBI in 36 games, all at 2nd base, with triple-A Fresno this season.

Check out today’s complete game notes, which contain more stats than rings around the rosy.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Went 2-for-5 yesterday with 3 RBI… Is 9-for-30 (.300) in his last 10 games… Has started 7 of SF’s last 11 games… 5 of his 7 RBI this season have come with 2 outs.

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ANOTHER STREAK?…OF Melky Cabrera has hit safely in a season-high 11-straight games at a .468 clip (22-for-47) with 2 2Bs, 3 3Bs, 1 HR and 6 RBI…it is currently the 4th-longest active hit streak in Majors (BOS’s Dustin Pedroia has a 14-gamer going, followed by TEX’s Josh Hamilton with 13 and STL’s Rafael Furcal with 12).

sf giants, san francisco giants, photo, Terry Whitfield

THIS DATE IN GIANTS HISTORY… May 14, 1978 – Giants posted a pair of extra-inning victories to sweep the Cardinals in a doubleheader at Candlestick Park…Terry Whitfield hammered a solo HR with 2 outs in the 12th for a 5-4 win in the opener, before Marc Hill’s 2-out, RBI-single as a pinch-hitter in the 10th gave SF a 4-3 triumph.

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BRETT PILL… Went 1-for-5 with a 2-run home run yesterday… Ranks 2nd among NL rookies with 3 HRs this season… 10 of his 11 starts have been against LH pitchers (7 starts in LF, 4 at 1B)… 13 of his 26 career hits have gone for extra bases.

RYAN VS. ROCKIES…RHP Ryan Vogelsong is 4-0 with a 1.01 ERA (3er, 26.2ip) and a .144 avg against (13-for-90) in 4 career starts against Colorado, all of which came last season…he’s 3-0 with a 0.42 figure (1er, 21.1ip) in 3 starts against them here at AT&T Park.

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