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.
Adam Duvall was part of the Mike Leake trade last season that helped bump Tim Hudson out of the rotation.
SAN FRANCISCO -- George Kontos played catch for the second straight day, extending out to 75 feet, but the Giants won't get him back when he's eligible.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Here's the funny thing about this Giants skid: They're still fourth in the National League in runs scored.
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