Blanco, Giants beat Pirates to snap skid
Gregor Blanco
Gregor Blanco's hits included a game-tying RBI single in a two-run seventh inning.
San Francisco, CA ( - Gregor Blanco had three hits and two RBI and the San Francisco Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 in the finale of a three-game series Wednesday to snap a six-game losing streak.

Blanco's hits included a game-tying RBI single in a two-run seventh inning that helped the Giants salvage a 1-5 homestand. They had scored just six total runs during their six-game losing streak.

San Francisco catcher Andrew Susac got his first major-league hit on an RBI single and Jean Machi (6-0) got six outs to earn the win.  Full Story

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