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Stellar start for rookie
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Giants 7, Brewers 0
Matt Downs rounds the bases after his solo homer in the sixth. (Jim Prisching/AP)
Nate Schierholtz had four hits as the cleanup man and Matt Downs slugged his first Major League homer, but Ryan Sadowski was the star of the game. In his big league debut, the right-hander pitched six shutout innings and rapped his first hit as the Giants won the series finale.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (40-34)
Won 1
San Francisco 7, Milwaukee 0   MIL
Milwaukee (40-35)
Lost 1
June 28, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 1   7 13 0
Milwaukee
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 4 0
Standings thru 6/28/09  |  Recap: SF | MIL  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Brewers stats
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Winn, CF-LF 4 0 2 2 1 1 1 .267
Lewis, F, LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .253
  Torres, CF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .259
Sandoval, P, 3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .340
  Uribe, 3B 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .292
Schierholtz, RF 5 2 4 1 0 0 0 .316
Ishikawa, 1B 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 .259
Renteria, SS 5 1 1 1 0 0 3 .253
Downs, M, 2B 4 1 1 1 0 2 2 .212
Whiteside, C 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .267
Sadowski, P 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .333
  Howry, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Sanchez, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 38 7 13 7 2 8 15  

BATTING
2B: Renteria (11, Suppan), Sandoval, P (23, Suppan).
HR: Downs, M (1, 6th inning off Suppan, 0 on, 0 out), Schierholtz (3, 9th inning off Smith, C, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Winn 2; Lewis, F; Sandoval, P 2; Schierholtz 7; Ishikawa; Renteria 2; Downs, M 4; Whiteside; Sadowski.
RBI: Renteria (31), Winn 2 (29), Lewis, F (11), Ishikawa (21), Downs, M (2), Schierholtz (12).
2-out RBI: Winn 2; Lewis, F.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sandoval, P 2.
SAC: Howry.
GIDP: Renteria.
Team RISP: 5-for-9.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Sandoval, P-Downs, M-Ishikawa, Renteria-Downs, M-Ishikawa).

 
Milwaukee AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Gamel, 3B 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .239
Hardy, SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .220
Braun, LF 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .324
Fielder, 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .301
McGehee, 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .336
Cameron, CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .243
Hart, C, RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .246
Kendall, C 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .223
Suppan, P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217
  Narveson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  DiFelice, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Catalanotto, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .185
  Smith, C, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 29 0 4 0 4 8 15  

a-Struck out for DiFelice in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: McGehee (10, Sadowski).
TB: Braun; Fielder; McGehee 2; Cameron.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hart, C.
GIDP: Kendall; McGehee.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
DP: (Gamel-Fielder).

 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sadowski (W, 1-0) 6.0 4 0 0 3 2 0 0.00
Howry 2.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 3.86
Sanchez, J 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5.45
 
Milwaukee IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Suppan (L, 5-6) 5.2 9 5 5 2 3 1 4.86
Narveson 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 10.29
DiFelice 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.84
Smith, C 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1.88

HBP: Fielder (by Sanchez, J), Whiteside (by Suppan).
Pitches-strikes: Sadowski 85-45, Howry 26-17, Sanchez, J 15-11, Suppan 101-64, Narveson 16-10, DiFelice 24-14, Smith, C 17-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sadowski 10-3, Howry 1-1, Sanchez, J 0-0, Suppan 9-2, Narveson 1-0, DiFelice 1-0, Smith, C 1-1.
Batters faced: Sadowski 23, Howry 7, Sanchez, J 4, Suppan 28, Narveson 5, DiFelice 5, Smith, C 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Narveson 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Ed Rapuano. 1B: Paul Schrieber. 2B: Paul Nauert. 3B: Joe West.
Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 20 mph, L to R.
T: 2:47.
Att: 43,391.
June 28, 2009

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