Jonathan Sanchez struck out three and walked two over five innings. (AP)
By Chris Haft / MLB.com
The Giants took advantage of an error to put up two runs in the decisive seventh inning en route to a series-opening win over the D-backs. Randy Winn had two RBIs, and Brian Wilson nabbed his fourth save.
a-Popped out for Johnson in the 6th. b-Grounded out for Hammock in the 9th. c-Struck out for Medders in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Hudson (4, Sanchez). HR: Jackson (1, 1st inning off Sanchez, 1 on, 2 out). TB: Byrnes; Hudson 3; Jackson 5; Upton; Hammock. RBI: Jackson 3 (10), Upton (12). 2-out RBI: Jackson 2; Upton. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young 2. S: Johnson. Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING SB: Winn 2 (3, 2nd base off Johnson/Hammock, 2nd base off Johnson/Hammock), Bocock (4, 2nd base off Medders/Hammock), Castillo (1, 2nd base off Cruz/Hammock). CS: Lewis (1, 2nd base by Medders/Hammock).