3yThe Astros selected Hunter Pence in the second round of the 2004 MLB Draft. He represented Houston in the All-Star Game in 2009 and 2011.
3yBeing highest scoring road team in the NL should help the Giants feel right at home in their three game series against the league worst Houston Astros who are just 7-34 since the All-Star break.
3yWith a NL West lead, the Giants begin a three-games series in Houston against the NL Central's last place Astros. Go deep with the in-depth numbers behind the series.
3yCan the Giants afford to be labeled, once again, as the team that openly embraces chemical enhancement? Or, at the very least, looks the other way and readily forgives when their players cheat? We'll find out soon.
3yWhile Tim Lincecum needed 32 pitches to get through a two-run first, Tim Hudson needed seven to set down the Giants in order, which allowed him to stay in the game long after Lincecum had hit the showers.
3yThe Giants seemed helpless against Braves' starter Tim Hudson who was dominant in seven innings allowing a single run. Meanwhile Tim Lincecum struggled, getting the hook after just five innings in a 7-1 loss.
3yWith the Dodgers falling to Miami Sunday afternoon, a win for the Giants would give them a three-game lead in the NL West. Tim Lincecum is looking for his eighth win of the season. Follow along with In-Game Live!
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