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Molina saves the day
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Giants 6, Marlins 5
Matt Cain struck out four and walked four, throwing 112 pitches. (Ben Margot/AP)
Brian Wilson allowed a two-out, three-run homer in the ninth inning at AT&T Park, but Bengie Molina lifted a walk-off sacrifice fly in the bottom of the frame for the win. Right-hander Matt Cain got the tough-luck no-decision, allowing two runs on five hits over 7 2/3 innings.
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Series at a glance:
FLA
Florida (65-62)
Lost 1
San Francisco 6, Florida 5   SF
San Francisco (54-72)
Won 1
August 20, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Florida
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3   5 8 3
San Francisco
1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1   6 12 0
Standings thru 8/20/08  |  Recap: FLA | SF  |  Gameday  |  Marlins stats  |  Giants stats
Florida AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ramirez, H, SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .297
  Amezaga, SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .255
Lo Duca, C 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 .238
  c-Baker, Jo, PH-C 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 .255
Cantu, 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .281
Jacobs, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .236
Uggla, 2B 3 0 1 0 1 2 0 .261
Willingham, LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .257
Ross, C, CF 4 2 1 0 0 0 2 .256
Hermida, RF 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 .252
Olsen, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .167
  a-Gonzalez, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262
  Nelson, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Kensing, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Helms, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .251
  Lindstrom, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 5 8 5 4 7 18  

a-Popped out for Olsen in the 7th. b-Struck out for Kensing in the 9th. c-Homered for Lo Duca in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Ross, C (20, Wilson, Br).
HR: Hermida (16, 4th inning off Cain, M, 1 on, 2 out), Baker, Jo (5, 9th inning off Wilson, Br, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Hermida 4; Ross, C 2; Ramirez, H; Uggla; Lo Duca 2; Baker, Jo 4; Amezaga.
RBI: Hermida 2 (57), Baker, Jo 3 (19).
2-out RBI: Hermida 2; Baker, Jo 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hermida; Jacobs.
Team RISP: 2-for-7.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Ramirez, H (29, 2nd base off Cain, M/Molina, B).

FIELDING
E: Uggla (9, fielding), Lo Duca 2 (6, pickoff, catcher interference).
Outfield assists: Ross, C (Sandoval at 3rd base).
DP: 3 (Uggla-Jacobs, Cantu-Uggla-Jacobs 2).

 
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Winn, RF 5 2 3 1 0 1 0 .307
Ochoa, SS 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .247
Rowand, CF 4 1 2 0 1 0 3 .285
Molina, B, C 4 0 1 2 0 0 3 .282
Aurilia, 3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .268
Lewis, F, LF 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .285
Sandoval, 1B 3 0 2 0 1 1 0 .500
Burriss, 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .257
Cain, M, P 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .137
  Walker, T, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Wilson, Br, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Roberts, PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .246
Totals 33 6 12 6 4 4 14  

a-Walked for Wilson, Br in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Rowand (32, Olsen), Sandoval (2, Olsen), Aurilia (19, Olsen).
HR: Winn (7, 1st inning off Olsen, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Sandoval 3; Ochoa; Lewis, F; Molina, B; Rowand 3; Burriss; Winn 6; Aurilia 2.
RBI: Winn (53), Aurilia (40), Lewis, F (37), Burriss (13), Molina, B 2 (70).
2-out RBI: Molina, B.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cain, M 2.
SAC: Ochoa.
SF: Molina, B.
GIDP: Aurilia, Burriss, Rowand.
Team RISP: 3-for-10.
Team LOB: 8.

 
Florida IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Olsen 6.0 9 4 4 2 2 1 4.11
Nelson, J 1.0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1.91
Kensing 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.94
Lindstrom (L, 1-2) 0.2 1 1 1 2 0 0 3.35
 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Cain, M 7.2 5 2 2 4 4 1 3.52
Walker, T (H, 19) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.80
Wilson, Br (BS, 3)(W, 1-2) 1.0 3 3 3 0 3 1 4.35

Game Scores: Olsen 38, Cain, M 61.
WP: Cain, M.
IBB: Sandoval (by Olsen), Rowand (by Lindstrom).
Pitches-strikes: Olsen 77-51, Nelson, J 21-13, Kensing 14-10, Lindstrom 16-6, Cain, M 125-81, Walker, T 3-2, Wilson, Br 33-25.
Groundouts-flyouts: Olsen 8-4, Nelson, J 2-0, Kensing 1-0, Lindstrom 1-1, Cain, M 3-7, Walker, T 0-0, Wilson, Br 0-0.
Batters faced: Olsen 27, Nelson, J 5, Kensing 3, Lindstrom 5, Cain, M 32, Walker, T 1, Wilson, Br 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Walker, T 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jim Joyce. 1B: Jeff Nelson. 2B: Adrian Johnson. 3B: Chris Tiller.
Weather: 65 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:53.
Att: 30,399.
Venue: AT&T Park.
August 20, 2008
August 20, 2008

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