If you missed last nights game. Then you missed a good one! Madison Bumgarner decided it was time to get his first career home run. It wasn’t a cheap shot either! Bumgarner also tossed 7.2 innings with a season high 12 strikeouts and 0 walks! It was a great night out, magic inside, or whatever the slogan is these days. I know, “Together We’re Giant”!
Brandon Belt also joined the home run stats column by hitting a 2-run shot in the bottom of the 8th inning. Shortstop Brandon Crawford managed to get on base 3 times last night. He was 2-for-3 with a walk, and 2 RBI’s.
Outfielder Melky Cabrera was back in the lineup, and didn’t skip a beat. He had another multi-hit game. He has 29 on the season, which is the Major League lead!
With all the rumors about Tim Lincecum should be moved to the bullpen or sent down to the minors. Neither is going to happen, at least for now. Lincecum will be making his next start against the Mariners. If he struggles then the Giants could entertain the idea ...