Gary Brown


SAN FRANCISCO -– The Giants couldn’t impact their playoff destination when they took the field Saturday. But they did more than munch popcorn in a 3-1 victory over the San Diego Padres.


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DENVER – Former first-round pick Gary Brown and right-hander Brett Bochy, son of manager Bruce Bochy, will highlight the second wave of September call-ups that will join the Giants on Tuesday.


SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. Center fielder Gary Brown stole 53 bases last year for Single-A San Jose. Hes known to score from first base on a single.