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exhibition season with their fifth consecutive victory
« on: April 19, 2017, 08:13:00 AM »
New backup catcher Nick Hundley crushed a grand slam and Justin Ruggiano hit a two run shot as the Giants completed a three game sweep of the Bay Bridge Series Saturday with a 6 3 victory over the A’s at the Coliseum.
On a day when the Giants gave several starters the day off before Sunday’s season opener at Arizona, they nonetheless had no issues finishing up a 20 16 exhibition season with their fifth consecutive victory.
Hundley hit his third spring homer off Oakland starter Andrew Triggs in the fourth inning after Conor Gillaspie opened with a walk, Chris Marrero was hit by a pitch and Aaron Hill followed with a single to left. Hundley clubbed a 1 0 pitch into the left Jesse Hahn Jersey field seats to erase an early 2 0 deficit.
Ruggiano, who lost out to Marrero for the final position player roster spot, hit his two run homer in the seventh.
Top prospect Tyler Beede started for the Giants and pitched four strong innings, allowing five hits, two earned runs with no walks and five strikeouts. Beede will begin the season with Triple A Sacramento.