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SAN FRANCISCO – Gregor Blanco was minding his own business in the dugout, admiring Madison Bumgarner as he dispatched the Atlanta Braves like he was shucking oysters.
SAN FRANCISCO – Madison Bumgarner is big and strong. He competes well. He’s in that sweet spot of his career where he has youth on his side, yet also experience to draw upon.
SAN FRANCISCO – Atlanta Braves left-hander Paul Maholm is holding left-handed hitters to four hits in 49 at-bats this season – numbers that Giants manager Bruce Bochy could only describe with one