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Giants shut down
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Rockies 4, Giants 2
Yorvit Torrealba forces out Matt Cain at home in the third inning. (Ben Margot/AP)
Matt Cain wasn't quite his usual dominating self, issuing four walks and striking out only four, but he limited the damage to three runs over six innings. That was one too many, however, as the Giants' offense couldn't score after the first inning despite loading the bases with none out in the third.
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Series at a glance:
  • Mon. 08/25: COL 4, SF 2
  • Tue. 08/26: COL 7, SF 2
  • Wed. 08/27: Tickets vs COL, 7:15 PM PT | Tix
COL
Colorado (62-71)
Won 3
Colorado 4, San Francisco 2   SF
San Francisco (58-73)
Lost 1
August 25, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Colorado
0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0   4 9 0
San Francisco
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   2 8 0
Standings thru 8/25/08  |  Recap: COL | SF  |  Gameday  |  Rockies stats  |  Giants stats
Colorado AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Smith, S, RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .253
  Podsednik, RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
Taveras, W, CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .264
Holliday, LF 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .342
Atkins, G, 1B 5 0 2 0 0 1 3 .294
Stewart, I, 3B 5 2 2 0 0 2 3 .316
Torrealba, Y, C 3 1 1 2 1 1 0 .246
Quintanilla, 2B 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 .245
Tulowitzki, SS 3 0 2 1 1 0 1 .240
Francis, P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .152
  a-Baker, J, PH 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .261
  Corpas, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Fuentes, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 32 4 9 4 6 7 15  

a-Hit a sacrifice fly for Francis in the 8th.

BATTING
3B: Tulowitzki (1, Cain, M).
HR: Torrealba, Y (6, 2nd inning off Cain, M, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Tulowitzki 4; Taveras, W; Stewart, I 2; Atkins, G 2; Holliday; Torrealba, Y 4.
RBI: Torrealba, Y 2 (31), Tulowitzki (29), Baker, J (39).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Atkins, G 2; Smith, S; Podsednik.
SAC: Taveras, W; Quintanilla.
SF: Baker, J.
Team RISP: 0-for-6.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Holliday (23, 2nd base off Romo/Molina, B).
CS: Taveras, W (7, 2nd base by Cain, M/Molina, B).

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Stewart, I-Quintanilla-Atkins, G, Quintanilla-Tulowitzki-Atkins, G 2).

 
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Winn, RF 4 1 3 0 0 1 1 .310
Lewis, F, LF 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .291
Rowand, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .282
Molina, B, C 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .286
Sandoval, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .417
Aurilia, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .264
Ochoa, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
Burriss, 2B 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .278
Cain, M, P 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .137
  Romo, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Rohlinger, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .115
  Hinshaw, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Sadler, B, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 2 8 2 1 3 13  

a-Grounded into a double play for Romo in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Sandoval (4, Francis).
3B: Lewis, F (11, Francis).
TB: Sandoval 2; Lewis, F 4; Burriss 2; Winn 3.
RBI: Lewis, F (38), Molina, B (78).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lewis, F; Aurilia.
SAC: Cain, M.
SF: Molina, B.
GIDP: Molina, B, Rohlinger, Rowand.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 4.

 
Colorado IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Francis (W, 4-8) 7.0 7 2 2 1 2 0 5.36
Corpas (H, 12) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.07
Fuentes (S, 26) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.73
 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Cain, M (L, 8-10) 6.0 6 3 3 4 4 1 3.55
Romo 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.93
Hinshaw 0.1 1 1 1 2 0 0 3.97
Sadler, B 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.37

Game Scores: Francis 56, Cain, M 48.
WP: Hinshaw.
IBB: Tulowitzki (by Hinshaw).
Pitches-strikes: Francis 83-51, Corpas 8-5, Fuentes 13-10, Cain, M 112-69, Romo 19-13, Hinshaw 16-8, Sadler, B 26-18.
Groundouts-flyouts: Francis 12-2, Corpas 2-0, Fuentes 0-1, Cain, M 5-4, Romo 0-1, Hinshaw 1-0, Sadler, B 3-0.
Batters faced: Francis 27, Corpas 3, Fuentes 3, Cain, M 27, Romo 4, Hinshaw 4, Sadler, B 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Sadler, B 3-1.
Umpires: HP: Dale Scott. 1B: Bill Hohn. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 64 degrees, clear.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:45.
Att: 31,132.
Venue: AT&T Park.
August 25, 2008
August 25, 2008

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