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Game Preview: SFG @ CHC, 8:05pm, Monday, May 4, 2009 @Wrigley Field

Giants, 12-11, 2nd, 4½ GB, ½ GB in WC

SP: Jonathan Sanchez (26, LHP, 1-1, 2.60)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. CHC Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (1-1) 17.1 10 7 5 12 17 2 2.60
2008 (9-12) 158.0 154 90 88 75 157 14 5.01
2007 (1-5) 52.0 57 34 34 28 62 8 5.88
Last 7 GS 2-3 32.1 33 25 22 20 34 5 6.12 44
2009-04-28 LAD ND 5.0 3 2 0 3 5 0 96 59
2009-04-17 ARI W 6.2 2 0 0 4 4 0 95 70
2009-04-11 @SDP L 4.2 4 5 5 5 7 2 92 38
2008-09-24 COL L 3.1 7 7 7 1 3 1 74 20
2008-09-17 @ARI L 3.2 6 6 6 3 4 1 82 26
2008-09-12 @SDP W 6.0 6 2 2 2 6 1 106 56
2008-09-07 PIT ND 3.0 5 3 2 2 5 0 78 42
Has never faced CHC.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   10-4    Road:    2-7    ExtrInn: 2-1 
 vsRHP:   8-8    vsLHP:   4-3    1-Run:   4-2 
 vsEast:  0-0    vsCntrl: 2-1    vsWest: 10-10 IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 23 Sun, May  3   COL  W   1-0 (10)  12-11  2nd  4.5 gb
 22 Sat, May  2   COL  L   1-5       11-11  2nd  4.5 gb
 21 Fri, May  1   COL  W   3-2       11-10  2nd  3.5 gb
 20 Wed, Apr 29   LAD  W   9-4       10-10  3rd  3.0 gb
 19 Tue, Apr 28   LAD  L   3-5        9-10  3rd  4.0 gb
 18 Mon, Apr 27   LAD  W   5-4        9-9   3rd  3.0 gb
 17 Sun, Apr 26  @ARI  L   4-5 (12)   8-9   3rd  4.0 gb
 16 Sat, Apr 25  @ARI  W   5-3        8-8   3rd  4.0 gb
 15 Fri, Apr 24  @ARI  W   5-1        7-8   3rd  4.0 gb
 14 Wed, Apr 22   SDP  W   1-0 (10)   6-8   3rd  3.5 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:12-11
Cubs, 13-11, 2nd, 3½ GB, tied for WC

SP: Ryan Dempster (32, RHP, 1-1, 5.40)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. SFG Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (1-1) 30.0 29 18 18 14 25 4 5.40
2008 (17-6) 206.2 174 75 68 76 187 14 2.96
2007 (2-7) 66.2 59 36 35 30 55 8 4.73
Last 7 GS 2-1 40.0 39 20 20 15 30 4 4.50 50
2009-04-29 @ARI L 6.0 6 5 5 3 4 1 97 41
2009-04-24 @STL ND 6.0 7 3 3 1 6 0 80 51
2009-04-18 STL ND 6.0 4 4 4 4 4 1 103 48
2009-04-12 @MIL W 6.0 6 4 4 3 6 1 110 47
2009-04-07 @HOU ND 6.0 6 2 2 3 5 1 95 54
2008-09-26 @MIL ND 5.0 4 1 1 1 4 0 80 58
2008-09-21 STL W 5.0 6 1 1 0 1 0 67 52
Last 5 v.SFG 0-4 27.2 28 21 21 17 29 3 6.83 44
2008-07-13 SFG L 6.2 7 4 4 3 6 0 118 47
2008-07-02 @SFG ND 6.0 5 2 2 2 7 1 91 59
2003-05-04 @SFG L 5.1 5 5 5 5 4 1 95 37
2002-05-17 @SFG L 7.0 6 4 4 2 9 1 122 56
2001-05-15 SFG L 2.2 5 6 6 5 3 0 71 22
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    7-5    Road:    6-6    ExtrInn: 1-2 
 vsRHP:  12-9    vsLHP:   1-2    1-Run:   2-3 
 vsEast:  3-1    vsCntrl: 8-7    vsWest:  2-3  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 24 Sun, May  3   FLA  W   6-4       13-11  2nd  3.5 gb
 23 Sat, May  2   FLA  W   6-1       12-11  2nd  4.0 gb
 22 Fri, May  1   FLA  W   8-6       11-11  4th  5.0 gb
 21 Thu, Apr 30   FLA  L   2-8 (10)  10-11  5th  5.0 gb
 20 Wed, Apr 29  @ARI  L   0-10      10-10  5th  4.0 gb
 19 Tue, Apr 28  @ARI  W  11-3       10-9   3rd  3.0 gb
 18 Mon, Apr 27  @ARI  L   2-7        9-9   4th  4.0 gb
 17 Sun, Apr 26  @STL  W  10-3        9-8   4th  3.0 gb
 16 Sat, Apr 25  @STL  L   2-8        8-8   4th  4.0 gb
 15 Fri, Apr 24  @STL  L   3-4        8-7   4th  3.0 gb
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:11-9    Last 30:13-11
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, Jul 13, 2008 SFG  4 @CHC  2        W:Tim Lincecum (11-2), L: Ryan Dempster (10-4), S: Brian Wilson (25)
Sat, Jul 12, 2008 CHC  8  SFG  7 (11)   W:Sean Marshall (2-2), L: Brian Wilson (0-2), S: none
Fri, Jul 11, 2008 CHC  3  SFG  1        W:Bobby Howry (3-2), L: Tyler Walker (3-5), S: Kerry Wood (24)
Thu, Jul 03, 2008 SFG  8  CHC  3        W:Tim Lincecum (10-1), L: Sean Gallagher (3-4), S: none
Wed, Jul 02, 2008 CHC  6 @SFG  5        W:Carlos Marmol (2-3), L: Tyler Walker (3-4), S: Kerry Wood (21)
Tue, Jul 01, 2008 SFG  2  CHC  1        W:Matt Cain (5-6), L: Jason Marquis (6-5), S: Brian Wilson (23)
Mon, Jun 30, 2008 CHC  9 @SFG  2        W:Ted Lilly (9-5), L: Barry Zito (3-12), S: none
Thu, Aug 23, 2007 SFG  4  CHC  1        W:Matt Cain (6-13), L: Carlos Zambrano (14-10), S: Brad Hennessey (13)
Wed, Aug 22, 2007 CHC  4 @SFG  2 (10)   W:Carlos Marmol (3-1), L: Patrick Misch (0-3), S: Ryan Dempster (20)
Tue, Aug 21, 2007 CHC  5 @SFG  1        W:Scott Eyre (1-1), L: Tim Lincecum (7-4), S: none
Season Series: 2009 -  0-0; 2008 - CHC won 4-3; 2007 - CHC won 5-2; All-Time - SFG leads 1111-1041

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2009 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed

MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Stat

Best

Middle

Worst

RS/G

NYY  5.92

KCR  4.76

SFG  3.57

RA/G

PIT  3.75

CHW  4.79

BAL  6.44

BA

  

  

  

OBP

  

  

  

SLG

  

  

  

OPS

  

  

  

ERA

Z. Greinke  .50

G. Meche  4.14

J. Contreras  8.31

K/9IP

R. Harden  13.48

K. Slowey  6.61

J. Saunders  2.56

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Giants Batters (3.57 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (4.79 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 46.Dempster
G/S/vB
48.Cotts*
G/S/vB
63.Gregg
G/S/vB
37.Guzman
G/S/vB
47.Heilman
G/S/vB
49.Marmol
G/S/vB
45.Marshall*
G/S/vB
54.Patton
G/S/vB
29.Samardzija
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
35.Aurilia G/S/vP 31/.884 ··· 1/3.000 ··· 6/.533 5/1.850 3/.000 ··· ··· 28/10 .200/.286/.200/.486 .465/.522 .664 28/.486 0/0 0/0
7.Burriss# G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/no AB ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 84/63 .216/.301/.243/.544 .924/.418 .633 84/.544 6/3 0/2
20.Holm G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB ··· ··· ··· ··· 4/4 .333/.500/.333/.833 /.833 4/.833 0/0 0/0
10.Ishikawa* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 63/58 .220/.254/.288/.542 .000/.591 .273 63/.542 0/0 0/1
14.Lewis* G/S/vP 7/.786 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 1/no AB 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· 88/62 .311/.420/.419/.839 .723/.882 .882 88/.839 1/1 0/2
1.Molina G/S/vP 4/.000 7/.762 1/no AB ··· 3/.000 4/1.000 4/.500 ··· ··· 87/68 .298/.287/.536/.823 1.368/.665 .777 87/.823 0/0 4/1
16.Renteria G/S/vP 23/1.067 ··· 4/1.250 4/.000 8/.125 1/2.000 9/.583 ··· ··· 90/70 .250/.326/.388/.713 1.172/.580 .525 90/.713 0/1 2/2
33.Rowand G/S/vP 8/.125 1/.000 6/1.000 3/.000 8/.661 3/.333 3/.000 ··· ··· 79/60 .239/.316/.380/.697 .649/.713 .563 79/.697 1/0 2/0
48.Sandoval# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 92/66 .314/.359/.488/.847 .706/.905 .717 92/.847 2/0 2/0
12.Schierholtz* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 27/21 .269/.296/.385/.681 1.167/.538 .778 27/.681 0/1 0/0
5.Uribe G/S/vP 5/.000 1/2.000 5/.400 ··· ··· 4/.000 5/1.800 ··· ··· 27/20 .280/.333/.400/.733 .762/.721 .764 27/.733 0/0 0/1
8.Velez# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 16/15 .133/.133/.133/.267 .000/.286 .364 16/.267 0/0 0/1
2.Winn# G/S/vP 22/.332 1/2.000 16/.188 ··· 5/.000 3/.333 9/.985 ··· ··· 95/72 .217/.287/.386/.673 .401/.767 .701 95/.673 4/0 2/0
IP 30.0 6.0 11.2 13.1 12.0 11.0 19.0 10.2 3.0 TOTAL .248/.310/.371/.681 .764/.653 .644 .681 15/6 13/10
ERA-K/9 5.40/7.5 4.50/7.5 5.40/9.2 4.05/8.1 4.50/6.8 5.73/9.8 3.32/7.1 7.59/8.4 6.00/15.0 4.57/8.6

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 132/.254 32/.333 57/.292 56/.208 50/.250 54/.189 79/.271 50/.220 15/.385 .248
OPS .748 1.000 .865 .645 .800 .774 .743 .737 .967 .757
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 52/.768 19/1.065 26/.824 25/.628 18/.789 19/1.045 18/1.016 21/.695 3/1.333 .833
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 80/.735 13/.916 31/.899 31/.660 32/.807 35/.652 61/.668 29/.747 12/.864 .716
Home 26/.671 19/1.098 27/.530 36/.737 27/.976 27/.868 50/.831 21/.521 8/1.125
Last 28d days 132/.748 31/1.038 52/.862 56/.645 48/.791 50/.820 79/.743 50/.737 15/.967
HR/SB/CS 4/3/0 1/1/0 2/0/0 1/0/1 1/0/1 1/1/0 2/0/1 2/2/0 0/0/0 29/13/6
Usage ····X··· ··X····X X·XoX··o X··X·X·· ·o·X···X X·XXX··· ···X···· ··X·o·X· ··o·o·X·
Cubs Batters (4.88 RS/G) vs. Giants Pitchers (3.78 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 57.Sanchez*
G/S/vB
41.Affeldt*
G/S/vB
46.Howry
G/S/vB
56.Matos
G/S/vB
52.Medders
G/S/vB
45.Miller
G/S/vB
47.Valdez
G/S/vB
38.Wilson
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
21.Bradley# G/S/vP ··· 3/1.000 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 54/43 .116/.296/.256/.552 .473/.575 .436 50/.575 0/0 2/0
17.Fontenot* G/S/vP 1/no AB 6/1.667 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 92/76 .266/.359/.494/.852 .196/.993 .733 88/.808 1/1 5/2
1.Fukudome* G/S/vP ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· 1/5.000 ··· ··· 1/no AB 97/94 .312/.443/.545/.989 1.667/.960 .778 93/1.038 3/3 4/0
4.Gathright* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 10/9 .111/.200/.111/.311 .000/.347 .000 10/.311 1/2 0/0
55.Hill# G/S/vP ··· 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 35/28 .323/.400/.452/.852 .714/.887 .661 35/.852 0/0 1/0
6.Hoffpauir* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 41/38 .324/.366/.541/.906 .000/.983 1.036 40/.878 0/0 2/1
9.Johnson G/S/vP ··· 13/1.231 2/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 2/2.000 46/34 .250/.348/.250/.598 .639/.582 .745 46/.598 0/0 0/0
25.Lee G/S/vP ··· 4/.250 ··· ··· 1/.000 4/.000 ··· 4/1.000 95/83 .209/.263/.360/.624 .900/.584 .831 91/.653 0/0 3/0
7.Miles# G/S/vP 3/.000 5/.000 10/.200 ··· 3/1.334 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 59/49 .185/.241/.222/.464 .700/.411 .402 59/.464 1/0 0/1
16.Ramirez G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 2/2.000 ··· 3/1.334 4/.750 ··· 3/.333 57/48 .352/.386/.574/.960 1.556/.843 1.041 53/.936 0/0 3/0
12.Soriano G/S/vP ··· 16/.732 8/1.500 ··· 1/.000 11/.455 ··· 2/2.000 113/101 .277/.354/.545/.899 .167/.981 .763 108/.873 4/2 7/2
18.Soto G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 3/1.334 68/59 .158/.294/.193/.487 .889/.431 .510 64/.486 0/0 0/0
2.Theriot G/S/vP ··· 4/.500 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 3/.333 106/93 .323/.371/.458/.830 .580/.863 .814 102/.824 5/2 2/4
IP 17.1 10.1 8.1 2.0 11.2 8.1 7.2 13.1 TOTAL .253/.335/.409/.744 .641/.760 .717 .743 15/10 30/16
ERA-K/9 2.60/8.8 3.48/8.7 5.40/9.8 0.00/9.0 3.09/6.9 2.16/6.5 4.70/3.5 3.38/10.8 3.68/8.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 75/.159 43/.308 41/.361 7/.143 56/.244 36/.276 32/.267 56/.204 .245
OPS .627 .733 1.039 .286 .822 .831 .713 .638 .729
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 13/.641 17/1.071 13/1.094 5/.000 23/1.509 15/.377 11/.586 23/.471 .697
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 62/.624 26/.519 28/1.000 2/1.000 33/.411 21/1.117 21/.762 33/.746 .746
Road 26/1.004 18/.631 18/.889 / 33/.926 20/.728 14/.896 15/.905
Last 28d days 75/.627 43/.733 41/1.039 7/.286 56/.822 36/.831 32/.713 56/.638
HR/SB/CS 2/0/0 0/0/0 1/2/0 0/1/0 1/1/0 1/1/1 1/1/0 1/1/0 21/13/6
Usage ·····X·· ··X·o··o ··o··X·o ·X···o·· X····X·X ·X···X·o o·····X· X·X·X·XX

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.