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Quick Hits for July 11, 2014

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LET’S SCORE MORE THAN SEVEN… The Giants have scored seven or fewer runs in their past 35 games, the longest active streak in the big leagues and the longest streak by the Giants since 2008 (52-game streak) (STATS, LLC).

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BRANDON HICKS… Started yesterday for the first time since July 1…has started just three of SF’s last 20 games.

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HUNTER PENCE… Among NL leaders in multi-hit games (1st- 34), runs scored (3rd – 65) and hits (T1st – 112).

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MAGIC NUMBER IS FIVE… San Francisco is 31-4 when scoring five or more runs this season (19-38 when scoring fewer than five runs).

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BUSTER POSEY… His 12 catcher caught stealings are the fifth-most among NL catchers.

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MICHAEL MORSE… The Giants are 23-5 this season when he drives in at least one run.

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MICHAEL MORSE… Has hit safely in his last seven games, hitting .296 during this stretch (8×27).

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BUSTERS POSEY… Has 13 extra-base hits since June 1 after having just 10 in April/May.

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

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JUST SCORE FIRST… SF is 37-11 when they score the game’s first run and 13-31 when they don’t score first.

Quick Hits for July 8, 2014

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SANTIAGO CASILLA… Has earned a save in each of the Giants’ last two wins.

HUNTER PENCE… Was named to his third career All-Star team on Sunday, his first as a member of the Giants

HUNTER PENCE… Was named to his third career All-Star team on Sunday, his first as a member of the Giants

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MAGIC NUMBER IS FIVE… San Francisco is 30-4 when scoring five or more runs this season (19-36 when scoring fewer than five runs).

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MICHAEL MORSE… Is 18-for-52 (.346) with €five home runs in 16 career games here at O.co Coliseum.

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BRANDON BELT… Is hitting .283 (26×92) on the road this season, compared to .192 (10×52) at home.

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TYLER COLVIN… Is hitless in his last 11 at-bats and has gone just 4-for-36 (.111) in his past 14 games.

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TONIGHT’S PITCHING MATCHUP… Will feature 2014 All-Star Madison Bumgarner (9-6, 3.09) against RHP Sonny Gray (8-3, 3.08)…Bumgarner has lost each of his last two starts, allowing 10 runs (9er) on 15 hits in 11.0 innings…however, he enters tonight’s outing with a five-game road winning streak, going 5-0 with a 1.05 ERA (5er, 43.0ip) in his past six road outings…Gray, who will face the Giants for the first time in his career, has gone 2-0 with a 3.79 ERA in his past three starts.

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is tied with Alex Rios for the second-most triples in the Majors (Dee Gordon, 9).

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BUSTER POSEY… Has hit safely in 27 of his last 31 games, hitting .333 (39×117) over the span.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Left Saturday’s game at SD in the 1st with a left elbow contusion…has not played since.

 

Little League Day 2

On May 18, the Giants invited Little Leaguers to AT&T Park for a special day of fun.

Quick Hits for June 25, 2014

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BUSTER POSEY… Is tied for third in the NL with 11 caught stealings.

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TODAY’S PITCHING MATCHUP… RHP Tim Lincecum (5-5, 4.90) is coming o” a 4-1 loss Friday at Arizona, allowing four runs in 6.0 innings while striking out a season-low one batter…he has won each of his last three starts versus the Padres, including a 4-3 win this season on April 20 at Petco Park… RHP Ian Kennedy (5-8, 3.90) has gone 0-2 with a 6.23 ERA over his last three starts…he’s 7-3 with a 2.49 ERA in 17 career starts against the Giants.

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JOE PANIK… Was SF’s first round selection (29th overall pick) in the 2011 First-Year Player Draft.

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Ranks third in the Majors with seven triples (had eight in his career prior to this season).

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HOME WOES… Despite having the second-best home record in the National League at 23-17 (.575), the Giants have lost each of their last five home contests while also losing eight of their last nine…SF hasn’t lost more than five consecutive home games since a seven-game losing streak from May 14-31, 2008.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Has started the Giants’ last 16 games after getting only 11 starts in previous 62 contests.

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Has already allowed two HRs this year (68 batters faced)…prior to this season he had faced 605 batters while in a Giants uniform and allowed just two home runs.

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TYLER COLVIN… Has started 23 of 41 games since joining the club, hitting safely in 16 of 23 starts.

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MICHAEL MORSE… Leads the club in doubles (18), home runs (13), RBI (44) and slugging pct. (.518).

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

Quick Hits for June 13, 2014

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HEATING UP… IF Brandon Crawford has hit safely in a season-high eight-straight games, batting .444 (12-for-27) with six runs, two doubles, two triples, HR, nine RBI and three walks.

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EHIRE ADRIANZA… Had his best game on April 17 vs. LA, coming o bench and going 3-for-3 with 2B and RBI.

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PABLO SANDOVAL… Has hit safely in 26 of his last 32 games, batting .347 (41×118) with six HRs during this span.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Is 5-for-17 with four RBI as a pinch hitter this season.

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MICHAEL MORSE… Went 3-for-4 yesterday against the Nationals and is 6-for-12 in his past three games.

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HUNTER PENCE… Is batting .355 (39×110) in his past 28 games.

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MACHI STREAKING IN THE ‘PEN… RHP Jean Machi threw 1.0-scoreless inning yesterday, extending his scoreless streak to a Major League-best 23.0 innings…it’s the longest scoreless streak by a Giants reliever since Jeremy Affeldt tossed 28.0 scoreless innings in 2009…Affedt’s streak is the longest scoreless streak by a Giants reliever since 1974…Machi’s only run allowed this season came on April 15 against the Dodgers.

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BRANDON HICKS… 15 of his 33 hits this season have gone for extra bases (six 2Bs, 3B, and eight HRs).

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TYLER COLVIN… Has started 18 of 32 games since joining the club, hitting safely in 13 of 18 starts.

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SERGIO ROMO… Is 20-for-22 in SV chances…his 20 saves are tied w/ MIL’s Rodriguez for the most in the Majors.

Quick Hits for June 10, 2014

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TONIGHT’S PITCHING MATCHUP… Is a rematch of Game 2 of the 2012 World Series in which LHP Madison Bumgarner outdueled Detroit’s RHP Doug Fister in the Giants’ 2-0 victory…Fister gave up one run in 6.0 innings while Bumgarner tossed 7.0 scoreless frames with eight strikeouts.

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COMEBACK KIDS… The Giants are tied with the Detroit Tigers with a Major League-best 18 come-from-behind victories…each of the Giants’ last five wins have been in comeback fashion.

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HUNTER PENCE… Is only Giants player on the team to start all 65 games…has played 579 of SF’s 584 innings.

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Has reached base safely in each of his last eight games, batting .346 (9-for-26) with six runs, three 2Bs, HR, nine RBI and five walks.

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TYLER COLVIN… Has started 17 of 29 games since joining the club, hitting safely in 12 of 17 starts.

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GEORGE KONTOS… This is the second time he’s been recalled this season….was called up the first time on May 6 and appeared in just one game before being sent back down on May 10.

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BUSTER POSEY… Has made 52 starts (43 at catcher, nine at 1st)…is tied for second in NL w/10 caught stealings.

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JUAN PEREZ… Has hit safely in his last three games (4×9 with two 2Bs and a HR).

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YUSMEIRO PETIT… Threw 2.0-scoreless innings last night…marked his first appearance since May 31.

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EHIRE ADRIANZA… Has seen limited action on year, appearing in 38 of 65 games…is 3-for-17 as pinch hitter.

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