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Cain denied in win
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Giants 2, Rangers 1
Matt Cain allowed one run in eight innings vs. the Rangers. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Though he didn't earn his league-leading 10th victory, Matt Cain hurled eight stellar innings and left with the game deadlocked. Three frames later, Nate Schierholtz sent the Giants off winners, doubling to lead off the 11th and later scoring on a wild pitch for a series victory over the Rangers.
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Series at a glance:
TEX
Texas (37-30)
Lost 3
San Francisco 2, Texas 1   SF
San Francisco (36-31)
Won 2
June 20, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   R   H   E 
Texas
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   1 3 1
San Francisco
0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   2 6 0
Standings thru 6/20/09  |  Recap: TEX | SF  |  Gameday  |  Rangers stats  |  Giants stats
Texas AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kinsler, 2B 4 1 2 1 1 1 0 .269
Murphy, Dv, LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .259
Young, M, 3B 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .316
Cruz, N, RF 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .273
Byrd, CF 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .282
Saltalamacchia, C 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .247
Davis, C, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .196
Vizquel, SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .303
Holland, D, P 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
  Francisco, F, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  O'Day, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Boggs, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .143
  Jennings, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 1 3 1 4 11 12  

a-Struck out for O'Day in the 10th.

BATTING
HR: Kinsler (18, 6th inning off Cain, M, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Kinsler 5; Saltalamacchia.
RBI: Kinsler (48).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cruz, N 2; Saltalamacchia.
SAC: Murphy, Dv.
Team RISP: 0-for-5.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Kinsler (14, 2nd base off Cain, M/Molina, B).

FIELDING
E: Young, M (4, fielding).
DP: 2 (Young, M-Kinsler-Davis, C, Kinsler-Davis, C).

 
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rowand, CF 5 1 1 1 0 3 2 .300
Renteria, SS 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .249
Sandoval, 3B 3 0 2 0 2 0 0 .333
Molina, B, C 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .264
Winn, RF-LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .264
Aurilia, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .202
Torres, A, LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .295
  Romo, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Downs, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .231
Cain, M, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .222
  a-Uribe, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .293
  Wilson, Br, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Schierholtz, RF 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .270
Totals 37 2 6 1 2 11 11  

a-Struck out for Cain, M in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Schierholtz (6, Jennings).
3B: Torres, A (3, Holland, D).
HR: Rowand (8, 3rd inning off Holland, D, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Sandoval 2; Molina, B; Rowand 4; Schierholtz 2; Torres, A 3.
RBI: Rowand (32).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Downs; Rowand.
GIDP: Winn 2.
Team RISP: 0-for-7.
Team LOB: 5.

 
Texas IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Holland, D 7.0 4 1 1 1 5 1 5.77
Francisco, F 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.44
O'Day 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.08
Jennings (L, 2-3) 1.2 1 1 1 1 3 0 3.44
 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Cain, M 8.0 3 1 1 3 8 1 2.28
Wilson, Br 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.03
Romo (W, 2-0) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.16

WP: Jennings.
IBB: Sandoval (by Jennings).
Pitches-strikes: Holland, D 95-62, Francisco, F 14-7, O'Day 10-8, Jennings 35-22, Cain, M 106-74, Wilson, Br 27-17, Romo 17-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Holland, D 9-5, Francisco, F 0-0, O'Day 1-0, Jennings 2-0, Cain, M 4-9, Wilson, Br 3-1, Romo 1-1.
Batters faced: Holland, D 26, Francisco, F 3, O'Day 3, Jennings 7, Cain, M 30, Wilson, Br 6, Romo 4.
Umpires: HP: Derryl Cousins. 1B: Bill Miller. 2B: Angel Campos. 3B: Brian Runge.
Weather: 61 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 25 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:03.
Att: 33,312.
Venue: AT&T Park.
June 20, 2009
June 20, 2009

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