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Giants miss chance
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Phillies 2, Giants 1
Tim Lincecum has turned in three straight quality starts but won only once. (Matt Slocum/AP)
With the Giants knowing a win would mean a tie for the Wild Card, Eugenio Velez gave them a lead with a first-pitch homer. Tim Lincecum matched veteran Pedro Martinez until the sixth inning, when Lincecum hit a batter and gave up an RBI double, the difference in losing the series.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (73-61)
Lost 1
Philadelphia 2, San Francisco 1   PHI
Philadelphia (77-54)
Won 1
September 3, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 6 0
Philadelphia
0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 X   2 4 0
Standings thru 9/3/09  |  Recap: SF | PHI  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Phillies stats
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Velez, LF 4 1 2 1 0 2 0 .280
Renteria, SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .259
Sandoval, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .329
Molina, B, C 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .259
Winn, RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .264
Uribe, 2B 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .280
Ishikawa, 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .255
  b-Lewis, F, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .269
Rowand, CF 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .274
Lincecum, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .153
  a-Schierholtz, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
  Romo, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 33 1 6 1 1 11 10  

a-Grounded out for Lincecum in the 8th. b-Grounded into a forceout for Ishikawa in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Sandoval (38, Martinez, P), Velez (10, Martinez, P), Uribe (22, Martinez, P).
HR: Velez (4, 1st inning off Martinez, P, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Velez 6; Sandoval 2; Winn; Uribe 2; Rowand.
RBI: Velez (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Winn; Molina, B; Rowand; Lewis, F.
Team RISP: 0-for-8.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Winn 2 (13, 2nd base off Lidge/Ruiz, 3rd base off Lidge/Ruiz).

 
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rollins, SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .244
Victorino, CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300
Utley, 2B 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 .298
Howard, 1B 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 .275
Werth, RF 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 .270
Ibanez, LF 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 .272
Feliz, 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
Ruiz, C 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 .245
Martinez, P, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .125
  a-Stairs, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .193
  Madson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Lidge, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 28 2 4 2 1 12 4  

a-Struck out for Martinez, P in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Rollins (35, Lincecum), Howard (32, Lincecum), Ruiz (20, Lincecum).
HR: Werth (30, 2nd inning off Lincecum, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Howard 2; Ruiz 2; Rollins 2; Werth 4.
RBI: Werth (80), Howard (113).
2-out RBI: Howard.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Victorino; Werth; Stairs.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 4.

 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Lincecum (L, 13-5) 7.0 4 2 2 1 11 1 2.34
Romo 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.85
 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Martinez, P (W, 3-0) 7.0 5 1 1 0 9 1 3.52
Madson (H, 23) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.18
Lidge (S, 28) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 6.89

Game Scores: Lincecum 71, Martinez, P 72.
HBP: Utley (by Lincecum).
Pitches-strikes: Lincecum 96-66, Romo 11-7, Martinez, P 87-62, Madson 9-6, Lidge 22-12.
Groundouts-flyouts: Lincecum 7-2, Romo 1-1, Martinez, P 7-3, Madson 2-0, Lidge 1-0.
Batters faced: Lincecum 27, Romo 3, Martinez, P 26, Madson 3, Lidge 5.
Umpires: HP: Tony Randazzo. 1B: Brian Gorman. 2B: Chris Guccione. 3B: Jerry Layne.
Weather: 72 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, R to L.
T: 2:08.
Att: 45,156.
Venue: Citizens Bank Park.
September 3, 2009
September 3, 2009

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