San Francisco 6, Arizona 2

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, September 2, 2011 10:15 PM
Location - AT&T Park
Temperature - 66°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bob Davidson, First Base - Hunter Wendelstedt, Second Base - Brian Knight, Third Base - Jerry Layne,
Attendance - 40948

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Arizona 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 6 1
San Francisco 0 0 3 0 1 0 2 0 6 7 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Arizona 78-60 42-26 36-34 L1
San Francisco 73-65 40-30 33-35 W2

Recap


Carlos Beltran came within a double of hitting for the cycle and the host San Francisco Giants snapped the Arizona Diamondbacks’ season-high nine-game winning streak with a 6-2 victory on Friday.
 
The Giants moved within five games of the National League West-leading Diamondbacks with 24 games left for both teams, including five against each other.
 
Beltran, who went 4-for-4 and hit his second home run since joining the Giants, is 14-for-28 with five RBIs in seven games against Arizona this season.
 
Matt Cain (11-9) gave up two runs and five hits over eight innings, and Santiago Casilla worked a scoreless ninth inning for his third save.
 
With the Giants leading 4-2 in the seventh, Cody Ross extended the lead with a two-run homer to left field off Sam Demel.
 
Arizona starter Joe Saunders (9-12) allowed four runs, six hits and four walks over 5 1/3 innings as the Diamondbacks fell to 6-15 in Saunders’ last 21 road starts.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Arizona   San Francisco
Joe Saunders Player Matt Cain
Loss W/L Win
5.1 IP 8.0
3 Strikeouts 3
5 Hits 5
5.06 ERA 2.25
Hitting
Arizona   San Francisco
Miguel Montero Player Carlos Beltran
2 Hits 4
1 RBI 3
0 HR 1
3 TB 9
.500 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Arizona 6 0 10 .194 12 5 2 4 0 1
San Francisco 7 2 17 .233 15 6 6 6 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • San Francisco will play their next game at home against Arizona. The Giants have a W/L % of .534 after a win and .523 after a loss.
  • Arizona will play their next game on the road against San Francisco. The Diamondbacks have a W/L % of .620 after a win and .492 after a loss.
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