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Cincinnati Reds (52-69)

Tue. 8/14 Wed. 8/15 Fri. 8/17 Sat. 8/18 Sun. 8/19
vs. Cle
L 1-8
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vs. Cle
L 3-4
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SF 1 - 2 Cin
vs. SF
4:10 PM PT5:10 PM MT6:10 PM CT7:10 PM ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 PM MST6:10 PM EST6:40 PM VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 PM CT
vs. SF
10:10 AM PT11:10 AM MT12:10 PM CT1:10 PM ET13:10 ET17:10 GMT1:10 10:10 AM MST12:10 PM EST12:40 PM VEN21:10 UAE12:10 PM CT

Giants look to get back on track vs. Reds

The San Francisco Giants received much more than they could have expected from an emergency starting pitcher who'd thrown 20 pitches as a reliever in a loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers only two nights before.

What Casey Kelly's first major league start in nearly 2 1/2 seasons didn't gain them was a victory, as Phillip Ervin's homer in the 11th inning Friday gave the Cincinnati Reds a 2-1 victory against the Giants at Great American Ball Park.

This is exactly what the Giants didn't need as they dig into the most crucial part of their schedule. It means they badly need another strong start from left-handed ace Madison Bumgarner (4-4) as he opposes Reds right-hander Matt Harvey (5-7) in the second game of the three-game series Saturday.

AVG: S. Gennett.305
HR: E. Suárez26
RBI: E. Suárez88
SB: B. Hamilton29
W: T. Mahle7
ERA: L. Castillo5.04
Saves: R. Iglesias23
K: L. Castillo120
NL Central
Chi Cubs 7050.583-
Milwaukee 6855.5533.5
St. Louis 6656.5415
Pittsburgh 6161.50010
Cincinnati 5269.43018.5
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .257 (6)
Runs: 544 (16)
Hits: 1066 (5)
Home Runs: 123 (23)
Stolen Bases: 60 (15)
OBP: .335 (3)
SLG: .400 (22)
Total Bases: 1661 (19)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.77 (25)
Runs Allowed: 620 (25)
Saves: 31 (15)
Strikeouts: 918 (25)
OpBA: .266 (27)
OBP: .335 (26)
SLG: .452 (27)
Run Support: 4.52 (15)
Date Player Transactions
8/17 A. Aquino Called Up from Minors
8/17 J. Votto Placed on 10-Day DL (Right lower leg contusion)
8/13 K. Mella Sent to Minors
8/13 C. Reed Called Up from Minors
8/8 R. Stephenson Called Up from Minors
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Date Player Status
7/27 A. Garrett Strained left Achilles (day-to-day)
7/24 J. Winker Right shoulder subluxation (on 60-day DL)
7/23 S. Gennett Illness (day-to-day)
7/23 J. Stephens Torn lateral meniscus, right knee (on 10-day DL)
7/21 A. Blandino Torn ACL, right knee - out for season (on 60-day DL)
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