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Quick Hits for June 23, 2014

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Has appeared in 28 games and allowed just two runs in 15.0 innings.

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MATT CAIN… Owns a 3.71 ERA (11er, 26.2ip) in four starts this season at AT&T Park, compared to a 5.11 ERA (21er, 37.0ip) on the road…has held opponents to three runs or fewer in 10 of his last 12 home starts dating back to last season.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Is hitting .329 (24-for-73) with nine RBI in his past 24 games.

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GIANTS’ 10-GAME HOMESTAND BEGINS TONIGHT… Begin a 10-game, 11-day homestand tonight against the Padres (three games), Reds (four games) and Cardinals (three games)…the Giants enter tonight’s game with the best home record in the National League at 23-15 (.605)…15 of the Giants’ next 20 games will be played here at AT&T Park.

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YUSMEIRO PETIT… Is 2-1 with a 2.81 ERA (8er, 25.2ip) in 14 relief outings.

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BUSTER POSEY… Has hit safely in 17 of his last 18 games (starting June 1), hitting .352 (25×71) over span.

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TOMORROW’S STARTER… Tim Hudson is a perfect 5-0 with a 2.16 ERA in seven starts, with the Giants going 7-0 in his home outings

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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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PABLO SANDOVAL… By hitting safely in 32/40 games, has raised his batting avg. 97 points from .171-.268.

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MICHAEL MORSE… Has hit safely in nine of his last 10 games, going 13-for-37 (.351).

Quick Hits for June 18, 2014

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… His 35 RBI this season rank as the second most on the club… is already just 10 RBI shy of matching his career-best for a season (45 in 2012).

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PABLO SANDOVAL… By hitting safely in 29/36 games, has raised his batting average 91 points from .171-.262.

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JAVIER LOPEZ… Has been unscored upon in each of his last 13 outings (7.0ip).

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IN THE TRAINERS ROOM… OF Angel Pagan, who has missed the last two games with a stiff back, underwent an MRI that revealed inflammation…Pagan also missed games June 8-9 with a leg ailment.

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FRIDAY’S STARTER… Tim Lincecum at Chase Field is 4-3 with a 4.61 ERA here at Chase Field, but is just 1-2 with a 6.26 ERA in his last five starts here.

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TODAY’S PITCHING MATCHUP… Two of the Majors’ top pitchers square o! today, as RHP Tim Hudson (7-2, 1.81), who leads the Majors with the lowest ERA, faces LHP Chris Sale (5-1, 1.97), who would lead the AL in that category had he not missed more than a month with an injury.

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YUSMEIRO PETIT… Tossed 3.0-perfect innings with three strikeouts last night.

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BUSTER POSEY… Has made 59 starts (48 at catcher, 10 at 1st and one at DH).

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AGAINST SALE… IF/OF Michael Morse and OF Gregor Blanco are the only Giants players to have ever faced Sale, as Morse is 1-for-4 with a homer and Blanco is 1-for-2 against him.

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HECTOR SANCHEZ… Has started 25/72 games (24 at catcher, one at 1st)…made a total of 24 starts last season.

Quick Hits for June 15, 2014

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STOP THIS SKID… Bumgarner is 29-20 with a 3.30 ERA in his starts following a Giants loss in his career (STATS, LLC)…he’s gone 2-2 with a 4.15 ERA in four starts this season.

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CRAWFORD’S JUNE… IF Brandon Crawford is batting .341 (14-for-41) with seven extra base hits (4 2Bs, 2 3Bs, HR) and 11 RBI in 12 games this month.

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MICHAEL MORSE… Has hit safely in each of last 5 games, going 9-for-19 with 2 2Bs, 2 runs and 2 RBI.

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HUNTER PENCE… Went 2-for-4 with HR yesterday vs. Rox and is batting .361 (43×119) in his past 30 games.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Went 2-for-5 with run scored yesterday vs. Rox, snapping 2×19 spell in previous 5 games.

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EHIRE ADRIANZA… Has seen limited action on year, appearing in 42 of 70 games…is 3-for-17 as pinch hitter.

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YUSMEIRO PETIT… Is 2-1 with a 3.18 ERA (8er, 22.2ip) in 13 relief outings.

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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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BUSTER POSEY… Drilled his 9th homer of year yesterday vs. Rox, 2-run shot in 5th inning to tie contest.

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JEAN MACHI… Has not allowed a run in his last 24.0 innings, which is the longest active scoreless streak 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.

Quick Hits for June 5, 2014

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GIANTS VERSUS LEAKE… OF Tyler Colvin is 6-for-17 (.353) lifetime with four HRs and eight RBI against Leake…it’s the most HRs Leake has surrendered to a player in his career…IF Pablo Sandoval is 8-for-14 (.571) in his career against Leake with two HRs and three RBI… OF Hunter Pence is 10-for-22 (.455) and is 7-for-his-last-15.

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ANGEL PAGAN… Has hit safely in nine of his past 12 games, batting .326 (14-for-43) with 11 runs scored.

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HUNTER PENCE… Is batting .344 (22-for-64) vs. left-handed pitchers.

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GREGOR BLANCO… Has raised his batting average by 132 points from .100 to his current .232 mark by hitting .357 (15-for-42) in his past 18 games…has 11 hits in his last 26 at-bats (.423).

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TOMORROW’S STARTER… Matt Cain will make his 13th career start against the Mets…is 5-5 lifetime with a 3.57 ERA in 12 starts

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BUSTER POSEY… Has made 48 starts (39 at catcher, nine at 1st)…is tied for second in NL w/10 caught stealings.

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JEREMY AFFELDT… Has held opponents scoreless in 19 of his 21 appearances.

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WINNING WAYS… The Giants are a season-best 17.0 games over .500 and hold the largest lead of any division leader, with a season-high 8.0 game lead over the second place Dodgers.

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GIANTS WITH BEST RECORD IN THE MAJORS… The Giants enter today’s game with the Majors’ best record at 38-21 (.644), one game better than the Oakland A’s (37-22, .627).

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YUSMEIRO PETIT… Has made five spot starts, filling in for Matt Cain four times and Tim Hudson once.

Quick Hits for May 31, 2014

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TOMORROW’S STARTER VS. ST. LOUIS: Yusmeiro Petit s scheduled to make his 13th career start against the Cardinals…has posted a 3-4 record with a 5.78 ERA (23er, 71.2ip) in 12 career starts…is 0-3 with a 7.22 ERA (31er, 38.2 ip) in his last seven starts…2013: Did not face the Cardinals last season…

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BRANDON CRAWFORD… Is hitting .339 (19×56) against LHP (hit .199 vs. LH pitchers last season).

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MICHAEL MORSE… Is hitting .407 (11×27) with RISP and two outs.

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BRANDON HICKS… Has a career high eight HRs already…entered the year with three career home runs.

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BEST WHEN SUN IS OUT… The Giants’ 15-5 (.750) record during day games this season is the best  figure among all Major League teams…the Giants average 5.24 runs per game (110 runs) during the day, compared to 3.80 runs per game (133 runs) at night.

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BUSTER POSEY…Has made 45 starts (37 at catcher, eight at 1st)…ranks second in NL w/nine caught stealings.

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TODAY’S PITCHING MATCHUP… RHP Yusmeiro Petit (3-2, 5.08),  filling in for an injured Matt Cain, has gone 1-1 with a 7.08 ERA (16er, 20.1ip) in four starts this season…he’ll be facing the Cardinals for the  first time since a road loss with Arizona on July 19, 2009…the Giants will get their  first look at RHP Michael Wacha (3-3, 2.67), who has gone 3-0 with a 2.79 ERA in his six home starts this season…Wacha hasn’t allowed more than three runs in a start all year.

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TODAY’S ROSTER MOVES… Prior to today’s game the Giants have placed RHP Matt Cain on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 22) with a right hamstring strain…Cain will be eligible to come off the disabled list when the Giants return home to face the Mets on Friday, June 6…OF Juan Perez (#2) has been recalled from triple-A Fresno.

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JEREMY AFFELDT… Has held opponents scoreless in 18 of his 20 appearances.

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GIANT MAY… The Giants’ 19-8 (.704) record this month is the best mark in the bigs…with today being the final day in May, the Giants need a victory to secure their 20th win this month…since the Giants moved to San Francisco in 1958, they’ve won 20 games in a month just nine times, most recently in July 2010 ( won 20).

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