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Scherzer shines
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Diamondbacks 2, Giants 1
Justin Upton launches a solo homer in the third inning. (Ross D. Franklin/AP)
Max Scherzer turned in his longest outing of the season, surrendering just three hits and a walk in 7 2/3 scoreless innings. He was rewarded with the victory thanks to Justin Upton, who smacked a homer in the third inning and singled home another run in the seventh.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (31-28)
Lost 1
Arizona 2, San Francisco 1   ARI
Arizona (26-35)
Won 1
June 11, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   1 4 2
Arizona
0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 X   2 6 1
Standings thru 6/11/09  |  Recap: SF | ARI  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Diamondbacks stats
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rowand, CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .311
  Howry, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Schierholtz, RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .225
Uribe, 3B-SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 .296
Sandoval, 1B 3 0 1 0 1 2 1 .322
Lewis, F, LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .256
Frandsen, SS-2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071
  d-Renteria, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .258
Whiteside, C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
  a-Winn, PH-CF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .282
Burriss, 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .251
  b-Aurilia, PH-3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208
Sanchez, J, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
  Medders, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  c-Molina, B, PH-C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
Totals 31 1 4 0 1 8 11  

a-Singled for Whiteside in the 8th. b-Grounded into a double play for Burriss in the 8th. c-Hit by pitch for Medders in the 8th. d-Struck out for Frandsen in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Rowand (19, Scherzer).
TB: Sandoval; Rowand 3; Winn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Uribe; Renteria.
GIDP: Aurilia.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Schierholtz (1, fielding), Frandsen (1, throw).
Pickoffs: Whiteside (Reynolds, Ma at 1st base).

 
Arizona AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, R, 3B 4 0 0 0 1 0 8 .313
  Qualls, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Byrnes, LF 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .215
Upton, J, RF 3 1 2 2 1 0 1 .317
Drew, SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250
Reynolds, Ma, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 3 2 .265
Snyder, C, C 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .223
Young, Ch, CF 3 0 2 0 1 0 2 .184
Ojeda, 2B-3B 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 .239
Scherzer, P 2 0 0 0 1 1 5 .273
  Pena, R, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Lopez, F, PH-2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .295
Totals 28 2 6 2 8 6 24  

a-Grounded into a forceout for Pena, R in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Young, Ch 2 (14, Sanchez, J, Sanchez, J).
HR: Upton, J (12, 3rd inning off Sanchez, J, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Ojeda; Young, Ch 4; Byrnes; Upton, J 5.
RBI: Upton, J 2 (37).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Drew; Roberts, R 5; Young, Ch; Byrnes.
Team RISP: 1-for-14.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Young, Ch (9, 3rd base off Sanchez, J/Whiteside), Ojeda (2, 2nd base off Sanchez, J/Whiteside), Upton, J (9, 2nd base off Sanchez, J/Whiteside).
CS: Upton, J (2, 3rd base by Medders/Whiteside).
PO: Reynolds, Ma (1st base by Whiteside).

FIELDING
E: Reynolds, Ma (9, missed catch).
DP: (Roberts, R-Ojeda-Reynolds, Ma).

 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sanchez, J (L, 2-6) 5.2 3 1 1 7 5 1 4.84
Medders 1.1 2 1 1 1 1 0 2.67
Howry 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.24
 
Arizona IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Scherzer (W, 3-4) 7.2 3 0 0 1 6 0 3.63
Pena, R (H, 7) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.86
Qualls (S, 13) 1.0 1 1 0 0 2 0 4.01

WP: Sanchez, J, Howry, Qualls.
HBP: Molina, B (by Scherzer), Ojeda (by Sanchez, J), Snyder, C (by Medders).
Pitches-strikes: Sanchez, J 106-56, Medders 25-12, Howry 13-9, Scherzer 116-80, Pena, R 4-2, Qualls 16-13.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sanchez, J 4-3, Medders 0-2, Howry 2-1, Scherzer 5-8, Pena, R 0-1, Qualls 2-0.
Batters faced: Sanchez, J 27, Medders 7, Howry 4, Scherzer 27, Pena, R 1, Qualls 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Medders 2-0, Pena, R 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Layne. 1B: Tony Randazzo. 2B: Chris Guccione. 3B: Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 78 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:48.
Att: 24,294.
Venue: Chase Field.
June 11, 2009
June 11, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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