SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Wood pitched seven crisp innings after allowing a dwelling wander on the game’s third pitch, and the San Francisco Giants saved rolling at Oracle Park by beating the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Friday – with out the cherished therapy bunny in attendance.
Mike Yastrzemski homered because the Giants improved to 7-1 at dwelling and well-known Buster Posey becoming the principle player in franchise history to rating 1,000 games. Brandon Belt walked three instances and had an RBI single.
Jazz Chisholm and Jesus Aguilar homered for the Marlins.
An evening after Alex the rabbit equipped some light moments for followers while sitting alongside with his householders behind San Francisco’s dugout, the Giants found motivation in Wood’s 2nd originate after his season used to be delayed by a minor encourage map.
Wood (2-0) dwelling down 21 of 22 after Chisholm’s leadoff homer in the principle, the fitting hit allowed by the Giants left-hander. Wood struck out seven, walked one and made a nice play to snag a line power up the heart by Chisholm in the sixth.
Tyler Rogers and Jake McGee retired three batters apiece to total the three-hitter.
Yastrzemski hit an opposite-enviornment dwelling wander to left in the third off Marlins starter Sandy Alcantara (0-2) after Tommy LaStella walked.
Alcantara allowed two runs and four hits in 5 innings. He had four strikeouts and four walks.
Posey walked and reached on a fielder’s preference in four plate appearances on his milestone night. The 34-year-weak outdated MVP, who opted out of the 2020 season over well being concerns for his adopted twin daughters, has conducted in 1,271 games overall during his 12-year profession.
Chisholm’s fourth homer of the season used to be the principle of his profession leading off a game.
Aguilar homered off McGee with two outs in the ninth following a throwing error by Giants third baseman Wilmer Flores.
Giants: 3B Evan Longoria obtained treatment on his tight hamstring earlier than the game and used to be readily accessible to pinch hit. … 2B Donovan Solano has a practical honest calf strain, according to supervisor Gabe Kapler. … RHP Reyes Moronta (honest flexor strain) threw a bullpen session Thursday with out setback and is scheduled to throw again Saturday. … Kapler has no thought when RHP Johnny Cueto would possibly maybe maybe approach off the Injured Listing, nonetheless said: “Things are trending in the honest direction.” Cueto has been on the IL with a Grade 1 honest lat strain since April 15.
Pablo Lopez (0-2, 3.32 ERA) faces the Giants for the 2nd time in seven days. The Marlins honest-hander allowed one wander in six innings in a 1-0 loss on April 18. Kevin Gausman (1-0, 2.45) pitches for San Francisco and is coming off his strongest originate of the season when he threw six scoreless innings against the Phillies.
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