Conor Gillaspie hit a game-ending RBI double with one out in the ninth inning to lift San Francisco past the Philadelphia Phillies 8-7 on Sunday and give manager Bruce Bochy his 800th win with the Giants.
Giants right-hander Johnny Cueto beat Milwaukee on Wednesday to run his record to 10-1 with a 2.10 ERA. He lost to the Diamondbacks on April 21. Since, he has won seven straight decisions in 10 starts, with the Giants winning nine of those games. Here is a look at his numbers:
Johnny Cueto of the Giants and Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers locked horns in a pitchers’ duel on Friday night. Both went eight innings, but Kershaw walked off with the win after Santiago Casilla allowed a leadoff homer to Justin Turner in the top of the ninth inning for a 3-2 Los Angeles victory.
This week's near-record temperatures in Sacramento made it possible to bake cookies on the dashboard of a car with the windows closed on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, in the parking lot of The Sacramento Bee. The result? Edible-ish.
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