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Cain gets 12th win
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Giants 3, Rockies 1
Fred Lewis singled, doubled and tripled in his first three at-bats. (David Zalubowski/AP)
Matt Cain scattered three hits over seven innings to notch his 12th win of the year and help the Giants tie the Rockies for the Wild Card lead. Nate Schierholtz homered for the Giants' first long ball since the All-Star break, and Fred Lewis fell a homer short of hitting for the cycle.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (52-44)
Won 2
San Francisco 3, Colorado 1   COL
Colorado (52-44)
Lost 1
July 24, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0   3 7 0
Colorado
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   1 4 1
Standings thru 7/24/09  |  Recap: SF | COL  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Rockies stats
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Winn, CF-LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .278
Lewis, F, LF 3 2 3 0 1 0 0 .253
  Torres, A, CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
Sandoval, 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .322
Molina, B, C 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .263
Schierholtz, RF 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .298
Ishikawa, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .265
Uribe, SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .285
Downs, 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .180
Cain, M, P 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .211
  Affeldt, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
  Wilson, Br, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 3 7 2 2 4 8  

BATTING
2B: Lewis, F (14, Hammel).
3B: Lewis, F (3, Hammel).
HR: Schierholtz (4, 4th inning off Hammel, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Sandoval; Schierholtz 4; Cain, M; Lewis, F 6; Molina, B.
RBI: Schierholtz (20), Molina, B (51).
2-out RBI: Schierholtz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Molina, B; Ishikawa 2.
GIDP: Molina, B, Sandoval.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Uribe-Downs-Ishikawa 2).

 
Colorado AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Fowler, CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .254
Spilborghs, LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .259
Helton, 1B 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .322
Atkins, G, 3B 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .226
Hawpe, RF 3 0 1 0 1 2 2 .318
Tulowitzki, SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .247
Stewart, I, 2B 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 .229
Iannetta, C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .226
Hammel, P 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .111
  a-Gonzalez, C, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
  Rincon, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Morales, F, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
  b-Smith, S, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291
  Betancourt, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 28 1 4 1 5 5 11  

a-Grounded out for Hammel in the 6th. b-Grounded out for Morales, F in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Spilborghs (17, Cain, M), Atkins, G (9, Cain, M).
TB: Atkins, G 2; Hawpe; Stewart, I; Spilborghs 2.
RBI: Atkins, G (30).
2-out RBI: Atkins, G.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Iannetta; Hawpe 2.
GIDP: Iannetta, Tulowitzki.
Team RISP: 1-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Fowler (8, 2nd base by Cain, M/Molina, B).

FIELDING
E: Iannetta (3, throw).
Outfield assists: Spilborghs (Cain, M at 2nd base).
DP: 2 (Stewart, I-Tulowitzki-Helton, Atkins, G-Stewart, I-Helton).

 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Cain, M (W, 12-2) 7.0 3 1 1 4 5 0 2.27
Affeldt (H, 21) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.14
Wilson, Br (S, 25) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.25
 
Colorado IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hammel (L, 5-5) 6.0 7 3 3 1 2 1 4.28
Rincon 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.24
Morales, F 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.88
Betancourt 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.41

Game Scores: Cain, M 68, Hammel 47.
IBB: Sandoval (by Hammel).
Pitches-strikes: Cain, M 117-67, Affeldt 11-6, Wilson, Br 21-10, Hammel 94-61, Rincon 11-8, Morales, F 8-4, Betancourt 6-4.
Groundouts-flyouts: Cain, M 6-5, Affeldt 3-0, Wilson, Br 1-1, Hammel 10-2, Rincon 1-0, Morales, F 1-1, Betancourt 1-1.
Batters faced: Cain, M 26, Affeldt 3, Wilson, Br 4, Hammel 24, Rincon 3, Morales, F 3, Betancourt 3.
Umpires: HP: Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B: Doug Eddings. 2B: Dana DeMuth. 3B: Brian Knight.
Weather: 89 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:28.
Att: 40,524.
Venue: Coors Field.
July 24, 2009
July 24, 2009

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