Saturday, May 4, 2013
Giants and Braves Split A Pair
Willie McCovey crushed a two-run homerun in the first game of a short 2 game set in Atlanta. San Francisco scored a pair of runs in the eighth inning to pull past the Braves. Joe Gibbon(4-5) got the win in relief while Frank Linzy recorded his 7th save. Giants 4....Braves 3.
Second sacker Felix Millan knocked out 3 hits including his first homerun of the year and contributed 3 RBI to lead the Braves past San Francisco. Phil Niekro improves to 7-9 while Cecil Upshaw getting his 8th save of the year. Braves 5....Giants 4.