Pablo Sandoval gets congratulations after his two-run homer. (Ross D. Franklin/AP)
By Jason Skoda / Special to MLB.com
Matt Cain ran his record to 8-1 to tie for the National League lead in victories, but it wouldn't have been possible without the bat of Pablo Sandoval, who notched four hits and belted the go-ahead homer. Juan Uribe added his first long ball of the year as one of his three hits.
BATTING 2B: Whitesell, J (5, Cain, M). HR: Reynolds, Ma (15, 2nd inning off
Cain, M, 0 on, 0 out), Drew (3, 3rd inning off Cain, M, 1 on, 0 out). TB: Young, Ch; Reynolds, Ma
5; Drew 4; Whitesell, J 3; Lopez, F. RBI: Reynolds, Ma (37), Buckner (1), Drew 2 (18). Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Parra, G; Upton, J; Montero, M. SAC: Buckner 2. GIDP:
Snyder, C. Team RISP: 0-for-4. Team LOB: 8.
FIELDING E: Upton,
J (3, fielding), Lopez, F (7, throw), Boyer (1, fielding). Outfield assists: Young, Ch (Frandsen at
2nd base), Upton, J (Renteria at 2nd base), Parra, G (Renteria at 2nd base). DP: (Lopez, F-Drew-Whitesell,
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