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SAN FRANCISCO – Giants manager Bruce Bochy, in praising right-hander Jake Peavy, called him “like a Hunter Pence on the mound.”
ARLINGTON, Texas – Persisting neck pain is hindering A's center fielder Coco Crisp to the point where he'll return to the Bay Area to get examined.
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Bruce Bochy and Don Mattingly issued their lineups for the series finale at AT&T Park: