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Quick Hits for July 5, 2013
TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Los Angeles Dodgers in the first game of this three-game series… LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu (6-3, 2.83) is scheduled to face RHP Matt Cain (5-4, 4.29).
JAVIER LOPEZ… Has allowed just one home run in 128.0 innings pitched in a Giants uniform, which ranks as the fewest in the NL since July 31, 2010.
TODAY’S TRANSACTION…Prior to tonight’s game the Giants have optioned OF Juan Perez to triple-A Fresno and have purchased the contract of OF Cole Gillespie.
ANDRES TORRES… Has started 47 contests (45 in LF and two in CF)…has started 31 of 35 games with Pagan out… His .337 avg. vs. LH pitchers is the 12th-best mark in NL.
PABLO SANDOVAL… Has started 65 of 84 contests, all at third.
JOAQUIN ARIAS… His 19 games as a defensive sub are the 2nd-most in the NL.
BRANDON BELT… His 19 RBI in the 7th inning or later are tied for the third-most in the NL.
PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS SERIES (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):
note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)