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Cain dominates
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Giants 1, Pirates 0
Matt Cain threw 111 pitches and struck out four Wednesday. (Eric Risberg/AP)
Matt Cain blew through the Pirates lineup, allowing just three hits over nine scoreless innings, but the bats were held in check as the game went to extras. The Giants broke through in the 10th when Randy Winn sealed the sweep with a walk-off single.
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Series at a glance:
PIT
Pittsburgh (43-58)
Lost 5
San Francisco 1, Pittsburgh 0   SF
San Francisco (55-46)
Won 3
July 29, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   R   H   E 
Pittsburgh
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 3 1
San Francisco
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   1 8 0
Standings thru 7/29/09  |  Recap: PIT | SF  |  Gameday  |  Pirates stats  |  Giants stats
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
McCutchen, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .275
LaRoche, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
Young, D, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .316
Jones, G, LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .323
Pearce, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .184
Moss, RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .250
Vazquez, R, SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .237
Jaramillo, C 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .255
  Capps, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Duke, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .205
  a-Salazar, J, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .067
  Grabow, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Doumit, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
Totals 32 0 3 0 2 6 10  

a-Walked for Duke in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Moss; Jones, G; Jaramillo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Vazquez, R; LaRoche.
SAC: Duke.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Jones, G (5, 2nd base off Cain, M/Molina, B).
CS: Jones, G (1, 2nd base by Cain, M/Molina, B).

FIELDING
E: LaRoche (9, throw).
DP: 2 (Vazquez, R-Young, D-Pearce, Vazquez, R-Young, D).

 
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Torres, A, CF 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .241
Winn, RF 5 0 1 1 0 1 0 .273
Sandoval, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .329
Molina, B, C 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .262
Garko, 1B 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .280
Renteria, SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .252
Velez, LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .261
Uribe, 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .284
Cain, M, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .200
  Wilson, Br, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Lewis, F, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .255
Totals 34 1 8 1 2 4 15  

a-Struck out for Wilson, Br in the 10th.

BATTING
TB: Velez 2; Sandoval; Garko; Winn; Molina, B; Uribe; Renteria.
RBI: Winn (41).
2-out RBI: Winn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Renteria; Torres, A; Cain, M.
SAC: Cain, M; Uribe.
GIDP: Velez.
Team RISP: 1-for-10.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Uribe (3, 2nd base off Duke/Jaramillo).

 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Duke 7.0 6 0 0 1 1 0 3.26
Grabow 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.42
Capps (L, 2-6) 0.2 2 1 1 1 1 0 6.15
 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Cain, M 9.0 3 0 0 2 4 0 2.12
Wilson, Br (W, 3-4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.11

WP: Duke, Wilson, Br.
Pitches-strikes: Duke 87-59, Grabow 20-16, Capps 16-9, Cain, M 111-75, Wilson, Br 18-13.
Groundouts-flyouts: Duke 15-2, Grabow 0-3, Capps 1-0, Cain, M 9-8, Wilson, Br 1-0.
Batters faced: Duke 27, Grabow 6, Capps 5, Cain, M 31, Wilson, Br 4.
Umpires: HP: Dale Scott. 1B: Delfin Colon. 2B: Mike DiMuro. 3B: Ron Kulpa.
Weather: 68 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:32.
Att: 37,582.
Venue: AT&T Park.
July 29, 2009
July 29, 2009

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