Aaron Harang notched his first victory since May 25. (Ben Margot/AP)
By Andrew Pentis / MLB.com
Aaron Harang hadn't posted a victory over his previous 13 starts, but a solid seven innings vs. the Giants and help from his offense ended his winless streak. Brandon Phillips and Adam Rosales belted homers in support, with Rosales notching three hits in place of the injured Scott Rolen.
WP: Harang, Cain, M, Valdez, M. IBB:
Tatum (by Valdez, M). Pitches-strikes: Harang 104-70, Masset 5-4, Cordero 11-8, Cain, M 101-69, Valdez,
M 20-9, Miller, Ju 13-7. Groundouts-flyouts: Harang 8-2, Masset 1-1, Cordero 1-0, Cain, M 6-4, Valdez,
M 1-0, Miller, Ju 1-1. Batters faced: Harang 29, Masset 2, Cordero 4, Cain, M 30, Valdez, M 6, Miller,
Ju 3. Inherited runners-scored: Masset 3-1. Ejections: Cincinnati Reds shortstop
Alex Gonzalez ejected by HP umpire D. J. Reyburn (7th) Umpires: HP: D.J. Reyburn. 1B: Tony Randazzo.
2B: Mike Winters. 3B: Jerry Layne. Weather: 76 degrees, sunny. Wind: 12 mph, Out to RF. T:
2:30. Att: 36,705. Venue: AT&T Park. August 9, 2009 August 9, 2009
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