SAN FRANCISCO – Michael Morse rounded the bases, descended the dugout stairs, made a straight path for strength coach Carl Kochan and wrapped his long, tattooed arms around him.
SAN FRANCISCO – There is always a helplessness tethered to not understanding why.
PHILADELPHIA – The Giants are missing Brandon Belt, Angel Pagan and Matt Cain.
PHILADELPHIA – The Giants’ 9-6 victory over the Phillies lasted 14 innings, involved 16 pitchers throwing 507 times to the plate, took five hours and 46 minutes, included more cramping than a track
PHILADELPHIA – The Giants’ depth is questionable at best, and GM Brian Sabean is trying to remedy that with 10 days to spare before the non-waiver trade deadline.