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D-backs drop finale
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Giants 5, Diamondbacks 2
Miguel Montero celebrates scoring a run in the sixth inning. (Ross D. Franklin/AP)
The D-backs saw improvement from Kevin Mulvey in his third Major League start, with the right-hander allowing three runs in six innings but still taking the loss. Rusty Ryal created both Arizona runs by slugging an RBI triple and then scoring on Gerardo Parra's sacrifice fly.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (82-70)
Won 1
San Francisco 5, Arizona 2   ARI
Arizona (66-87)
Lost 1
September 23, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 0   5 4 0
Arizona
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0   2 8 1
Standings thru 9/23/09  |  Recap: SF | ARI  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  D-backs stats
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Velez, 2B-LF 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .274
Torres, A, CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 .268
Winn, RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .260
Sandoval, 3B 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 .326
Uribe, SS 3 1 2 3 1 0 0 .293
Bowker, LF 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 .178
  b-Frandsen, PH-2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .146
Ishikawa, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .263
Whiteside, C 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .200
Sanchez, J, P 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .053
  Howry, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Lewis, F, PH 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .265
  Romo, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Affeldt, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
  c-Schierholtz, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .271
  Wilson, Br, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 5 4 4 6 7 12  

a-Walked for Howry in the 7th. b-Lined out for Bowker in the 8th. c-Struck out for Affeldt in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Uribe (25, Mulvey).
HR: Uribe (14, 6th inning off Mulvey, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Sandoval; Uribe 6; Torres, A.
RBI: Uribe 3 (50), Sandoval (84).
2-out RBI: Sandoval.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Velez 2.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 6.

 
Arizona AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Young, Ch, CF 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .206
Roberts, R, 2B 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .285
Upton, J, RF 4 0 0 0 0 4 4 .304
Montero, M, C 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .298
Reynolds, Ma, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .266
Ryal, 1B 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .294
Byrnes, LF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .213
  a-Parra, G, PH-LF 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 .292
Ojeda, SS 4 0 2 0 0 1 2 .239
Mulvey, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
  Boyer, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Romero, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .254
  Schlereth, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Augenstein, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  c-Tracy, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .226
Totals 34 2 8 2 2 16 18  

a-Hit a sacrifice fly for Byrnes in the 6th. b-Struck out for Boyer in the 7th. c-Struck out for Augenstein in the 9th.

BATTING
3B: Ryal (2, Sanchez, J).
TB: Ojeda 2; Reynolds, Ma; Roberts, R 2; Montero, M; Byrnes; Ryal 3.
RBI: Ryal (5), Parra, G (59).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Reynolds, Ma; Mulvey; Young, Ch.
SF: Parra, G.
Team RISP: 0-for-6.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Ryal (1, fielding).
Outfield assists: Parra, G (Sandoval at 2nd base).

 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sanchez, J (W, 7-12) 5.1 6 2 2 2 9 0 4.25
Howry (H, 9) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.38
Romo (H, 10) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.94
Affeldt (H, 33) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.72
Wilson, Br (S, 36) 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 2.57
 
Arizona IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Mulvey (L, 0-2) 6.0 2 3 3 4 4 1 8.84
Boyer 1.0 2 2 0 1 1 0 4.33
Schlereth 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 6.61
Augenstein 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.31

HBP: Whiteside (by Mulvey).
Pitches-strikes: Sanchez, J 84-62, Howry 11-8, Romo 24-15, Affeldt 9-7, Wilson, Br 22-15, Mulvey 103-64, Boyer 26-19, Schlereth 12-7, Augenstein 10-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sanchez, J 1-3, Howry 0-1, Romo 0-1, Affeldt 1-0, Wilson, Br 0-0, Mulvey 9-3, Boyer 1-1, Schlereth 1-0, Augenstein 2-0.
Batters faced: Sanchez, J 24, Howry 2, Romo 4, Affeldt 3, Wilson, Br 4, Mulvey 25, Boyer 6, Schlereth 4, Augenstein 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Howry 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Marty Foster. 1B: Angel Campos. 2B: Kerwin Danley. 3B: Wally Bell.
Weather: 95 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:07.
Att: 25,860.
Venue: Chase Field.
September 23, 2009
September 23, 2009

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