After mustering just five runs in three games in Colorado's mile-high air, the Yankees were revived at the Giants' bayside ballpark. Alex Rodriguez posted four of his team's 13 hits in New York's first meaningful visit to San Francisco since the '62 World Series.
Matt Cain had lost his last two starts despite giving up just one run each time, but this time, he surrendered a five-spot in five innings. Barry Bonds slugged his 749th career homer, a solo shot that only cut the deficit to three runs, as the Giants lost their eighth straight game.
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