Found May 22, 2013 on BaySportsNet:
It was a good old fashioned pitchers’ duel between Madison Bumgarner and Gio Gonzalez Wednesday afternoon at AT&T Park, as both south paws were in control on the mound. Nine innings weren’t enough to decide the game, as the Giants bullpen eventually succumbed to the Nationals in the tenth inning of a 2-1 defeat. “It’s a tough loss today, but you have to be encouraged how we played,” said Bruce Bochy. Bumgarner’s one mistake of the day ended up in the left field bleachers off the bat of Bryce Harper for a solo home run in the sixth inning to break a scoreless tie. Harper showed off his superstar talent, robbing the Giants of a run with a sliding catch in the eighth, and doubling before scoring the winning run in the tenth, in addition to his opposite field homer. “It’s fun to play against guys like that. He’s the kind of player that will bring out the best in you,” said Bumgarner, who ended the day with seven innings pitched, five strikeouts and just four hits. The Giants chased ...
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