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Giants 3, Indians 2
Aaron Laffey allowed one run on four hits in 6 2/3 innings. (Tony Dejak/AP)
Aaron Laffey hurled 6 2/3 impressive innings but got scant run support, and the Indians fell behind in the eighth on a throwing error. Cleveland fans showered love on Omar Vizquel, but the former Indians shortstop returned the love by driving in what ended up being the game-winning run in the ninth.
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Series at a glance:
  • Tue. 06/24: SF 3, CLE 2
  • Wed. 06/25: SF 4, CLE 1
  • Thu. 06/26: CLE 4, SF 1
SF
San Francisco (33-44)
Won 1
San Francisco 3, Cleveland 2   CLE
Cleveland (35-42)
Lost 2
June 24, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1   3 6 0
Cleveland
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   2 7 2
Standings thru 6/24/08  |  Recap: SF | CLE  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Indians stats
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lewis, CF5000012.286
Durham, 2B4100102.290
Winn, RF4010000.307
Molina, C4120012.311
Rowand, DH3000002.302
Aurilia, 1B3110102.289
Castillo, 3B3021100.262
Horwitz, LF2000202.269
Vizquel, SS3001005.167
Totals313625217 

BATTING
2B: Aurilia (11, Laffey).
TB: Winn; Molina 2; Aurilia 2; Castillo 2.
RBI: Castillo (25), Vizquel (8).
2-out RBI: Castillo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Vizquel 3; Rowand; Durham.
S: Vizquel.
GIDP: Aurilia; Rowand.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Winn (12, 2nd base off Betancourt/Shoppach).

FIELDING
DP: (Castillo-Durham-Aurilia).

 
ClevelandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Sizemore, CF4110002.265
Carroll, 2B4010022.280
Francisco, LF3110112.302
Peralta, SS3010102.244
Garko, 1B4011012.255
Gutierrez, RF3000012.235
  b-Dellucci, PH1001001.223
Choo, DH3000110.259
Shoppach, C4010032.231
Marte, 3B2000021.140
  a-Blake, PH-3B1010000.269
Totals3227231116 

a-Doubled for Marte in the 8th. b-Grounded into a forceout for Gutierrez in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Shoppach (7, Sanchez), Blake (19, Sanchez).
TB: Sizemore; Carroll; Francisco; Peralta; Garko; Shoppach 2; Blake 2.
RBI: Garko (39), Dellucci (25).
2-out RBI: Garko.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gutierrez; Sizemore; Carroll; Shoppach.
GIDP: Peralta.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Sizemore (18, 2nd base off Sanchez/Molina).
CS: Carroll (1, 2nd base by Sanchez/Molina).

FIELDING
E: Shoppach (3, throw), Blake (10, fielding).
DP: 2 (Carroll-Peralta-Garko, Peralta-Carroll-Garko).

 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sanchez (W, 7-4)7.25112803.98
Walker (H, 11)0.10000104.55
Wilson (S, 20)1.02111204.55
 
ClevelandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Laffey 6.24113102.83
Betancourt (L, 2-4)1.11101105.97
Kobayashi 0.11111003.23
Perez 0.20000003.28

WP: Sanchez.
HBP: Rowand (by Laffey).
Pitches-strikes: Sanchez 114-70, Walker 6-5, Wilson 25-15, Laffey 108-60, Betancourt 27-19, Kobayashi 16-7, Perez 7-6.
Ground outs-fly outs: Sanchez 6-8, Walker 0-0, Wilson 1-0, Laffey 12-7, Betancourt 1-2, Kobayashi 1-0, Perez 1-1.
Batters faced: Sanchez 28, Walker 1, Wilson 6, Laffey 26, Betancourt 6, Kobayashi 4, Perez 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Walker 1-0, Betancourt 3-0, Perez 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Dale Scott. 1B: Ron Kulpa. 2B: Dan Iassogna. 3B: Bill Hohn.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:58.
Att: 29,024.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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