Originally written on BaySportsNet  |  Last updated 5/26/13
Matt Cain rebounded from a rocky first inning to settle down and pick up the win as the heart of the Giants’ lineup continued to thrive. Cain was wild from the start, walking a season high five of the first 10 batters, but retired eight Rockies in a row and surrendered just two hits on the day to record his sixth straight win against Colorado 7-3. “He was close to coming out the first and the second inning, with the number of pitches. It shows you how tough and strong he is to make it through five and find a way to get it done,” said Bruce Bochy. Cain threw 38 of his 107 pitches in the first inning, striking out six batters over five innings while increasing his season record to 4-2.   Buster Posey continued to swing a hot bat, his second inning “No doubt about it” home run into the left field bleachers extended his hitting streak to 10 games. The reigning MVP has beaten up the Rockies pitching, batting .393 in his career against Colorado including .483 this season. After trailing f...
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