PHOENIX -- Part of the reason the Giants kept Angel Pagan for nearly two weeks while he recovered from a hamstring strain was that they didn't really have many options on the 40-man roster.
PHOENIX -- If the Giants take a slim lead into the ninth inning tonight, Bruce Bochy plans to hand the ball to Santiago Casilla.
After missing 11 games with a hamstring injury, Giants outfielder Angel Pagan is back in the lineup for the first time since May 1.
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SAN FRANCISCO -- Brandon Belt has been Bruce Bochy's best hitter this season, so the manager plans to run him out there every day if possible.