Posted April 28, 2013 on AP on Fox
While Matt Cain is looking to end his longest season-opening drought in five years, the San Francisco Giants are trying to avoid their longest losing streak in almost three. That might be a difficult task against Ian Kennedy, who hasn't lost to the Giants in nine straight starts. Cain and the defending World Series champs will try to snap a five-game losing streak on Monday night when they open a three-game series against Kennedy and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. After a 9-4 start, slumping San Francisco (13-12) dropped its eighth in 12 games with a 6-4 loss at San Diego on Sunday. "We haven't been playing so well,'' manager Bruce Bochy said. "We've been making mistakes that have hurt us in this little streak we are in.'' The Giants haven't lost six in a row since suffering seven straight defeats from June 26-July 2, 2010, and turn to Cain to get them back on track. Cain (0-2, 6.59 ERA), though, is still searching for his fi...
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