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At 1 PM tomorrow be sure to tune in to CSN for the final game of the 2013 season.

Quick Hits for September 28, 2013

TODAY’S GAME…The Giants face the San Diego Padres today in the middle game of this three game series and the final series of the season…LHP Eric Stults (10-13, 3.94) is scheduled to face RHP Yusmeiro Petit (4-0, 2.84).

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GOING FOR 162…Pence has started every one of the Giants’ 160 games this season and could become the first Giants player in the SF-era (since 1958) to start every regular season game in a season, and the first since Alvin Dark started all 154 games for the New York Giants in 1954…Pence can also become the first Giants player since Bobby Thomson to start every game of a season in the outfield…Thomson started all 156 games in center field during the 1949 season for the New York Giants.

Click HERE for today’s complete game notes.

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BRANDON BELT… Has hit .342 (64×187) with seven HRs and 26 RBI since Aug. 1.

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Hit .294 with five HRs and 28 RBI over the first two and a half months (April 1-June 14).

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TONY ABREU… Is 12-for-31 with four doubles, two triples, a homer and seven RBI in his past nine games… Is batting .327 with eight extra-base hits against left-handed pitchers.

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FINISHING STRONG…Beginning Aug. 24, the Giants have gone 19-13 (.594), the third-best winning pct. among NL teams since that date.

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A WINNING MONTH…The Giants have gone 15-10 (.600) this month, which is tied with San Diego for the third-best winning pct. among NL teams behind St. Louis (.680, 17-8) and Washington (.680, 17-8)…this is the Giants’ first winning month of the season since May (14-13).

PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE SET AGAINST SAN DIEGO (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):

  • Saturday, Sept. 28 vs. San Diego (1:05): LHP Eric Stults (10-13, 3.94) vs. RHP Yusmeiro Petit (4-0, 2.84) – CSN-BA 
  • Sunday, Sept. 29 vs. San Diego (1:05): RHP Tyson Ross (3-8, 3.10) vs. RHP Matt Cain (8-10, 4.00) – CSN-BA

note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)

Quick Hits for September 25, 2013

TONIGHT’S GAME…The Giants face the Los Angeles Dodgers tonight in the second game of this three game series…RHP Ricky Nolasco (13-10, 3.55) is scheduled to face LHP Barry Zito (4-11, 5.91).

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TONY ABREU… Recorded his second home run of the season and first career homer at AT&T Park last night.

Click HERE for today’s complete game notes.

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FRANCISCO PEGUERO… Was recalled from triple-A Fresno on Sept. 3, marking his third recall with the Giants this season.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Was reinstated from the 60-day DL on Aug. 30…is 24-for-77 (.312) in 20 games since his return.

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JUAN PEREZ… Went 0-for-4 last night but was 6-for-11 at the plate in his previous three games.

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WE PLAY THEM CLOSE…11 of the Giants’ last 16 games have been decided by just one run.

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SERIES NOTES…The Giants and Dodgers conclude their season series with these three games this week…SF is 9-8 against LA this season, with the Giants winning four of the last seven games…San Francisco has not lost a season series to Los Angeles since 2009 when they went 7-11.

PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE SERIES VS. LOS ANGELES AND UPCOMING SET VS. SAN DIEGO(ALL GAME TIMES PDT):

  • Wednesday, Sept. 25 vs. Los Angeles (7:15): RHP Ricky Nolasco (13-10, 3.55) vs. LHP Barry Zito (4-11, 5.91) – CSN-BA
  • Thursday, Sept. 26 vs. Los Angeles (7:15): RHP Edinson Volquez (9-12, 5.77) vs. RHP Tim Lincecum (10-14, 4.44) – CSN-BA
  • Friday, Sept. 27 vs. San Diego (7:15): RHP Burch Smith (1-2, 5.87) vs. RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-6, 5.90) – CSN-BA

  • Saturday, Sept. 28 vs. San Diego (1:05): LHP Eric Stults (10-13, 3.94) vs. RHP Yusmeiro Petit (4-0, 2.84) – CSN-BA 
  • Sunday, Sept. 29 vs. San Diego (1:05): RHP Tyson Ross (3-8, 3.10) vs. RHP Matt Cain (8-10, 4.00) – CSN-BA

note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)

A Night At The Ballpark

Family Day

Earlier this year the Giants’ players had a chance to share AT&T Park with their loved ones.  Families were invited to pose for portraits and play a softball game before the Giants took on the Dodgers.

Quick Hits for September 22, 2013

TODAY’S GAME… The San Francisco Giants visit the New York Yankees today in the final game of this three game series… LHP Andy Pettitte (10-10, 3.93) will face  RHP Yusmeiro Petit (4-0, 3.08).

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ON THE MOUND…Petit enters today’s game having won four consecutive decisions and the Giants have won all five of his starts this season…the Giants last won the first five starts of a pitchers’ season in 2011, when they did so for Ryan Vogelsong…the last time the club won the first six starts of a pitcher’s season was 2003, when they did so for Jason Schmidt.

Click HERE for today’s complete game notes.

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MICHAEL KICKHAM… Is holding opponents to a .143 avg. against (5-for-35) in his first inning pitched.

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JUST 8 MORE…OF Hunter Pence, who has 26 RBI this month, needs just eight more
in the next seven games to match Jeff Kent for the most RBI by a Giant in a calendar
month.

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TONY ABREU… Was recalled from his rehab assignment at triple-A Fresno and was reinstated o! the DL on Sept. 1…. Missed 31 games after being placed on the DL July 30 with left knee bursitis.

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BUSTER POSEY… His .333 batting avg. vs. LH pitchers is the eighth-best mark in the NL.

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LAST ROAD GAME…San Francisco wraps up their portion of the road schedule today… the Giants went 10-16-0 (win-lost-split) in 26 road series.

PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR TODAY AND UPCOMING SERIES VS. LOS ANGELES (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):

  • Sunday, Sept. 22 at New York-AL (10:05am): LHP Andy Pettitte (10-10, 3.93) vs. RHP Yusmeiro Petit (4-0, 3.08) – CSN-BA, TBS
  • Tuesday, Sept. 24 vs. Los Angeles (7:15): LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu (13-7, 3.03) vs. RHP Matt Cain (8-9, 4.06) – CSN-BA
  • Wednesday, Sept. 25 vs. Los Angeles (7:15): RHP Ricky Nolasco (13-10, 3.55) vs. LHP Madison Bumgarner (13-9, 2.77) – CSN-BA
  • Thursday, Sept. 26 vs. Los Angeles (7:15): RHP Edinson Volquez (9-12, 5.77) vs. RHP Tim Lincecum (10-14, 4.44) – CSN-BA

note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)

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