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Game Preview: SFG @ NYM, 7:10pm, Friday, April 20, 2012 @Citi Field

Giants, 6-6, 6-6 3rd, 3½ GB, 1½ GB in WC

SP: Barry Zito (34, LHP, 1-0, 1.13)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. NYM Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (1-0) 16.0 10 3 2 1 8 0 1.13
2011 (3-4) 53.2 51 35 35 24 32 10 5.87
2010 (9-14) 199.1 184 97 92 84 150 20 4.15
Last 7 GS 3-3 45.2 40 23 22 11 27 7 4.34 53
2012-04-14 PIT ND 7.0 6 3 2 1 4 0 113 58
2012-04-09 @COL W 9.0 4 0 0 0 4 0 114 83
2011-07-31 @CIN L 5.0 8 5 5 2 4 1 84 33
2011-07-26 @PHI L 7.0 6 6 6 2 4 3 97 43
2011-07-16 @SDP L 3.2 7 8 8 4 3 2 85 14
2011-07-07 SDP W 8.0 4 1 1 0 7 1 108 77
2011-07-02 @DET W 6.0 5 0 0 2 1 0 80 61
Last 5 v.NYM 2-2 29.1 24 12 10 16 25 1 3.07 55
2010-07-16 NYM W 8.0 2 0 0 2 10 0 112 86
2009-08-14 @NYM L 5.0 5 3 3 2 5 1 86 48
2008-07-10 @NYM ND 5.0 4 3 2 6 2 0 105 45
2008-06-03 NYM L 4.1 7 6 5 5 1 0 96 23
2007-05-30 @NYM W 7.0 6 0 0 1 7 0 122 71
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    4-2    Road:    2-4    ExtrInn: 1-0 
 vsRHP:   4-6    vsLHP:   2-0    1-Run:   2-3 
 vsEast:  2-1    vsCntrl: 2-1    vsWest:  2-4  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 12 Wed, Apr 18   PHI  W   1-0 (11)   6-6   3rd  3.0 gb
 11 Tue, Apr 17   PHI  W   4-2        5-6   3rd  4.0 gb
 10 Mon, Apr 16   PHI  L   2-5        4-6   3rd  5.0 gb
  9 Sun, Apr 15   PIT  L   1-4        4-5   3rd  4.5 gb
  8 Sat, Apr 14   PIT  W   4-3        4-4   3rd  3.5 gb
  7 Fri, Apr 13   PIT  W   5-0        3-4   3rd  3.5 gb
  6 Thu, Apr 12  @COL  W   4-2        2-4   3rd  3.5 gb
  5 Wed, Apr 11  @COL  L   8-17       1-4   5th  3.5 gb
  4 Mon, Apr  9  @COL  W   7-0        1-3   3rd  2.5 gb
  3 Sun, Apr  8  @ARI  L   6-7        0-3   5th  3.0 gb
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20: 6-6    Last 30: 6-6 
Mets, 7-5, 7-5 3rd, 2 GB, ½ GB in WC

SP: Jonathon Niese (25, LHP, 2-0, 2.13)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. SFG Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (2-0) 12.2 7 4 3 5 12 0 2.13
2011 (11-11) 157.1 178 88 77 44 138 14 4.40
2010 (9-10) 173.2 192 97 81 62 148 20 4.20
Last 7 GS 3-3 40.2 52 25 23 10 40 3 5.09 46
2012-04-14 @PHI W 6.2 5 0 0 1 5 0 102 68
2012-04-08 ATL W 6.0 2 4 3 4 7 0 102 57
2011-08-23 @PHI L 4.0 10 8 8 1 6 2 84 15
2011-08-16 @SDP L 6.0 10 3 3 0 3 0 87 43
2011-08-11 SDP L 7.2 7 3 2 2 7 1 122 60
2011-08-06 ATL W 5.0 10 5 5 2 6 0 87 31
2011-07-31 @WSN ND 5.1 8 2 2 0 6 0 78 50
Last 5 v.SFG 0-1 7.0 6 1 1 3 4 0 1.29 62
2010-07-16 @SFG L 7.0 6 1 1 3 4 0 103 62
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    4-2    Road:    3-3    ExtrInn: 0-0 
 vsRHP:   5-3    vsLHP:   2-2    1-Run:   2-0 
 vsEast:  7-5    vsCntrl: 0-0    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 12 Wed, Apr 18  @ATL  L   6-14       7-5   2nd  2.5 gb
 11 Tue, Apr 17  @ATL  L   3-9        7-4   2nd  1.5 gb
 10 Mon, Apr 16  @ATL  W   6-1        7-3   2nd  0.5 gb
  9 Sun, Apr 15  @PHI  L   2-8        6-3   2nd  0.5 gb
  8 Sat, Apr 14  @PHI  W   5-0        6-2   2nd  0.5 gb
  7 Fri, Apr 13  @PHI  W   5-2        5-2   2nd  0.5 gb
  6 Wed, Apr 11   WSN  L   0-4        4-2   1st    Tied
  5 Tue, Apr 10   WSN  L   2-6        4-1   1st  1.0 up
  4 Mon, Apr  9   WSN  W   4-3        4-0   1st  2.0 up
  3 Sun, Apr  8   ATL  W   7-5        3-0   1st  1.0 up
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20: 7-5    Last 30: 7-5 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, Jul 10, 2011 SFG  4  NYM  2        W:Matt Cain (8-5), L: Mike Pelfrey (5-8), S: Brian Wilson (26)
Sat, Jul 09, 2011 SFG  3  NYM  1        W:Tim Lincecum (7-7), L: Chris Capuano (8-8), S: Sergio Romo (1)
Fri, Jul 08, 2011 NYM  5 @SFG  2        W:Pedro Beato (2-1), L: Brian Wilson (6-2), S: Francisco Rodriguez (23)
Thu, May 05, 2011 NYM  5  SFG  2        W:Mike Pelfrey (2-3), L: Jonathan Sanchez (2-2), S: Francisco Rodriguez (7)
Wed, May 04, 2011 SFG  2 @NYM  0        W:Tim Lincecum (3-3), L: Chris Capuano (2-3), S: Brian Wilson (10)
Tue, May 03, 2011 SFG  7 @NYM  6 (10)   W:Javier Lopez (1-0), L: Taylor Buchholz (1-1), S: Brian Wilson (9)
Sun, Jul 18, 2010 NYM  4 @SFG  3 (10)   W:Francisco Rodriguez (3-2), L: Brian Wilson (2-1), S: none
Sat, Jul 17, 2010 SFG  8  NYM  4        W:Matt Cain (7-8), L: Hisanori Takahashi (7-4), S: Brian Wilson (25)
Fri, Jul 16, 2010 SFG  1  NYM  0        W:Barry Zito (8-4), L: Jonathon Niese (6-4), S: Brian Wilson (24)
Thu, Jul 15, 2010 SFG  2  NYM  0        W:Tim Lincecum (10-4), L: R.A. Dickey (6-3), S: none
Season Series: 2012 -  0-0; 2011 - SFG won 4-2; 2010 - SFG won 4-3; All-Time - SFG leads 305-259

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 2012 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

For the 2011 season

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Giants Batters (4.17 RS/G) vs. Mets Pitchers (4.50 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 49.Niese*
G/S/vB
46.Acosta
G/S/vB
47.Batista
G/S/vB
40.Byrdak*
G/S/vB
48.Francisco
G/S/vB
39.Parnell
G/S/vB
52.Ramirez
G/S/vB
60.Rauch
G/S/vB
57.Santana*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
9.Belt* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 209/158 .225/.306/.412/.718 .934/.648 .769 23/.611 3/2 9/4
7.Blanco* G/S/vP 4/.500 ··· ··· 3/1.334 ··· 1/2.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· / /// / 16/.464 / /
2.Burriss# G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 6/.666 152/122 .204/.253/.212/.465 .343/.497 .538 27/.613 11/3 0/5
53.Cabrera# G/S/vP 8/1.071 3/1.667 2/2.000 4/1.417 7/.453 3/2.000 8/.572 1/.000 19/.743 706/485 .305/.339/.470/.809 .788/.818 .871 56/.846 20/10 18/3
35.Crawford* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 220/186 .204/.288/.296/.584 .445/.608 .650 48/.599 1/3 3/7
17.Huff* G/S/vP 3/2.000 1/.000 27/.810 10/.900 6/.000 1/2.000 4/.000 4/.583 29/.940 579/428 .246/.306/.370/.676 .690/.671 .725 36/.713 5/3 12/5
16.Pagan# G/S/vP ··· 4/1.500 4/1.250 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/4.000 2/.000 ··· 532/395 .262/.322/.372/.694 .672/.702 .712 54/.658 32/7 7/10
6.Pill G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 53/24 .300/.321/.560/.881 .740/1.057 .978 12/1.117 0/1 2/0
28.Posey G/S/vP 3/1.000 ··· 1/5.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 4/.583 185/132 .284/.368/.389/.756 .681/.786 .794 39/.882 3/0 4/2
29.Sanchez# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 34/22 .258/.324/.323/.646 .348/.809 .721 15/.533 0/0 0/0
48.Sandoval# G/S/vP 4/.500 1/.000 2/.000 4/.000 ··· 5/.400 ··· 3/.666 15/1.683 466/367 .315/.357/.552/.909 .746/.961 .997 53/.959 2/4 23/10
12.Schierholtz* G/S/vP 1/3.000 2/1.000 3/1.333 3/.667 ··· 2/.000 1/2.000 3/2.000 4/1.250 362/294 .278/.326/.430/.756 .562/.801 .734 31/.943 7/4 9/3
5.Theriot G/S/vP 5/.933 3/.666 4/.000 8/1.089 2/.000 9/.444 2/.000 5/.800 3/.666 483/346 .271/.321/.342/.662 .768/.620 .671 22/.381 4/6 1/18
IP 157.1 47.0 60.0 37.2 50.2 59.1 68.2 52.0 TOTAL .252/.312/.393/.704 .505/.769 .735 .704 6/3 9/16
ERA-K/9 4.40/7.9 3.45/8.8 3.60/4.7 3.82/11.2 3.55/9.4 3.64/9.7 2.62/8.6 4.85/6.2 /0.0 3.77/8.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Posey (27-15-3)
 Sanchez (10-4-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 694/.284 204/.269 262/.225 168/.239 218/.246 268/.258 282/.216 225/.269 / .264  Cabrera
 Schierholtz
 Pagan
 Belt
 Huff
 Burriss
12/144/2/13
8/0/96/9
0/121/0/5
31/0/1/2
9/0/13/1
2/0/0/0
OPS .754 .759 .681 .688 .721 .679 .596 .799 .729
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 153/.664 86/.673 100/.906 110/.604 133/.819 115/.685 78/.611 118/.757 / .771
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 541/.781 118/.823 162/.541 58/.857 85/.568 153/.672 204/.590 107/.839 / .694
Home 362/.738 112/.754 142/.615 76/.651 137/.793 135/.798 161/.685 112/.652 /
Last 28d days 50/.418 32/.935 27/.760 16/.527 22/.797 27/.681 31/.939 23/.132 52/.652
HR/SB/CS 14/7/1 6/5/3 2/4/0 3/1/1 7/13/1 4/9/0 3/13/2 11/1/1 // 8/10/3
Usage ·····X·· ··X·X··· ·oX·X··· ·X·o···· ·X····X· ·X···Xo· ··X·o··· ·o·X·X·· ··X·····

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Mets Batters (3.75 RS/G) vs. Giants Pitchers (4.17 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 75.Zito*
G/S/vB
41.Affeldt*
G/S/vB
46.Casilla
G/S/vB
34.Hensley
G/S/vB
49.Lopez*
G/S/vB
59.Mota
G/S/vB
37.Otero
G/S/vB
54.Romo
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
23.Baxter* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 40/37 .235/.350/.441/.791 .333/.820 .814 9/.730 0/0 1/0
44.Bay G/S/vP 8/.500 5/.650 1/.000 13/.814 5/.000 6/2.000 ··· 1/2.000 509/375 .245/.329/.374/.703 .918/.629 .799 44/.717 11/1 12/2
13.Cedeno G/S/vP 5/1.100 4/.500 ··· 7/.000 ··· 4/.250 ··· 4/.000 454/349 .249/.297/.339/.636 .577/.653 .572 16/.771 2/5 2/13
29.Davis* G/S/vP 3/.000 2/.500 1/5.000 2/.000 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/no AB 149/99 .302/.383/.543/.925 .493/1.142 .928 49/.580 0/0 7/1
21.Duda* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 6/.333 ··· ··· ··· ··· 347/279 .292/.370/.482/.852 .715/.886 .846 49/.638 1/0 10/3
12.Hairston G/S/vP 33/.801 5/.400 2/.000 2/.500 ··· 6/.000 ··· 2/.000 145/57 .235/.303/.470/.773 .702/.886 .726 18/.667 1/1 7/2
28.Murphy* G/S/vP ··· 3/1.334 ··· 6/.500 2/.000 2/.500 ··· ··· 423/332 .320/.362/.448/.809 .755/.825 .776 54/.772 5/5 6/10
4.Nickeas G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 59/29 .189/.246/.264/.510 .476/.545 .590 10/.200 0/1 1/0
9.Nieuwenhuis* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / 36/.976 / /
11.Tejada G/S/vP 3/.666 ··· 1/no AB 4/1.167 2/.500 1/.000 ··· ··· 376/279 .284/.360/.335/.696 .704/.692 .679 47/.731 5/1 0/12
30.Thole* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 5/.000 2/.000 1/2.000 ··· ··· 386/342 .268/.345/.344/.690 .525/.709 .699 38/.925 0/2 3/2
2.Turner G/S/vP 1/no AB 2/1.000 1/.000 4/2.667 ··· ··· ··· ··· 487/345 .260/.334/.356/.690 .629/.715 .724 13/.308 7/2 4/13
5.Wright G/S/vP 18/.746 7/.429 1/3.000 18/.572 2/1.500 13/.237 ··· 3/1.333 447/351 .254/.345/.427/.771 .806/.761 .767 40/1.256 13/2 14/19
IP 53.2 61.2 51.2 67.2 53.0 80.1 48.0 TOTAL .259/.335/.405/.739 .650/.776 .720 .739 3/3 12/9
ERA-K/9 5.87/5.4 2.63/7.9 1.74/7.8 5.19/6.1 2.72/6.8 3.81/8.6 /0.0 1.50/13.1 3.65/6.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Nickeas (9-4-4)
 Thole (65-17-16)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 225/.256 259/.207 211/.183 297/.238 222/.221 333/.240 / 175/.173 .235  Bay
 Baxter
 Duda
 Hairston
 Murphy
122/0/0/4
3/0/10/1
4/0/42/1
10/10/15/0
1/0/0/0
OPS .816 .625 .534 .725 .603 .701 .458 .666
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 41/.978 97/.406 74/.632 147/.513 104/.430 109/.771 / 49/.599 .647
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 184/.781 162/.764 137/.481 150/.935 118/.761 224/.668 / 126/.402 .676
Road 169/.876 137/.614 111/.722 176/.740 104/.678 185/.771 / 77/.430
Last 28d days 62/.391 28/1.136 20/.476 16/.327 7/.000 18/.974 21/.850 14/.614
HR/SB/CS 10/4/4 5/4/1 1/3/0 9/4/1 0/3/2 10/4/2 // 2/3/1 8/7/1
Usage ·····X·· ···oX··· ·oo··X·· ·oo·o··· ·o···o·o ····o··· ···Xo··· ·oo····o

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.