Giants' Pill launches home run in first big league AB

Giants' Pill launches home run in first big league AB
September 7, 2011, 2:55 am
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CSNBayArea.com staffIn his first major league at bat, Giants first baseman Brett Pill launched a two-run home run against the Padres in San Diego.Called up to the Giants on Aug. 31, the day the team designated Miguel Tejada and Aaron Rowand for assignment, Pill did not get his first major league start until Tuesday's game in San Diego against lefty Wade LeBlanc.Pill, who will turn 27 this week, hit 25 homers for the Triple-A Fresno Grizzlies this season before his call up to the big leagues.