Anderson goes distance as Giants high D-backs

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Tyler Anderson threw his first profession full sport main the San Francisco Giants to a 5-1 victory over the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night time.

Anderson (1-1) didn’t permit an earned run in shutting down the D-backs on three hits. The Giants received their fifth straight sport whereas the Diamondbacks dropped their fourth straight.


Mike Yastrzemski drew a bases-loaded stroll to interrupt a 1-1 tie within the seventh inning, and the Giants struck for 4 runs within the body to interrupt open an in depth sport.

The Giants loaded the bases with no outs within the seventh in opposition to D-backs reliever Matt Grace, who walked Brandon Crawford and gave up Joey Bart’s double that simply missed clearing the left subject wall. Pinch-hitter Mauricio Dubon walked, and Junior Guerra relieved Grace.

Guerra walked Yastrzemski and Alex Dickerson to pressure in a pair of runs, earlier than Donovan Solano’s fielder’s alternative drove in one other. Brandon Belt’s single tacked on the fourth run of the inning.


Anderson outdueled Diamondbacks starter Zac Gallen, who pitched six innings and allowed solely a run on three hits with six strikeouts and 4 walks. Grace (Zero-1) was charged with three earned runs with out retiring a batter.

Anderson set down 16 straight Arizona batters after giving up a one-out double to Ketel Marte within the first inning.