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Arizona at San Francisco

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Arizona (40-55) «000100100290
San Francisco (51-43)000000000040

Diamondbacks 2, Giants 0

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SAN FRANCISCO -- Hitting his first home run in a month gave Aaron Hill a sense of relief. Doing so in a victory made it even better.

Hill homered, doubled and scored twice, Wade Miley pitched seven shutout innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 2-0 on Saturday.

"It felt good to put a run on the board," Hill said. "There are always going to be times when you will be struggling. It's good just to contribute."

David Peralta and Gerardo Parra each added two hits for the Diamondbacks, who won their fourth in six games.

Marco Scutaro went hitless in two at-bats with a walk in his season debut for the Giants, who were shut out for the fifth time in 13 games.

Miley (5-6) allowed four hits and won his second straight start for the first time since early April. He has given up three runs over his past 22 2/3 innings.

"I found it later in the game. They were hitting the ball hard but right at people," Miley said.

Brad Ziegler worked the eighth and Addison Reed pitched the ninth for his 21st save in 26 chances.

Ryan Vogelsong (5-7) gave up two runs and six hits in 6 1/3 innings.

"With two runs it shows you how good a job Wade did and also on the other side with Vogelsong," Hill said.

Vogelsong has lost his last four starts despite a 2.19 ERA over that span. The Giants have been shut out in each of his last three starts and given him no support in his last 24 2/3 innings.

"I'm sure he's frustrated," Giants manager Bruce Bochy said. "He had a quality start, good stuff. I wish we could have gotten him some runs. He really threw the ball well."

Scutaro, a postseason star for the Giants in their run to the 2012 championship, received a standing ovation when he came to the plate for his first at-bat of the season. He drew a walk.

Scutaro has missed the first half of the year because of a back problem.

Miley permitted one hitter -- Brandon Belt, who singled and walked twice -- to reach third base and that came with two outs in the seventh.

"I couldn't throw him a strike," Miley said. "I wish I didn't walk him."

Miley gave up one leadoff hit, and then promptly picked off Gregor Blanco in the fifth.

"That pickoff hurt," Bochy said. "We were trying to bunt him over to second, maybe put a little more pressure on the pitcher with some good hitters coming up. He has a good move and got him."

Hill homered with one out in the fourth. He hit a leadoff double in the seventh and Parra's RBI single ended Vogelsong's day.

 
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Players of the Game
Arizona

A. Hill
AB 4
R 2
H 2
HR 1
RBI 1
San Francisco

R. Vogelsong
IP 6.1
H 6
ER 2
BB 0
K 4
 
Arizona Diamondbacks
HittersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ender Inciarte, CF5010013 .228
David Peralta, LF4020000 .321
Paul Goldschmidt, 1B4010013 .312
Miguel Montero, C3000101 .262
Aaron Hill, 2B4221012 .241
Martin Prado, 3B4000013 .269
Gerardo Parra, RF4021000 .253
Didi Gregorius, SS4010001 .229
Wade Miley, P2000020 .162
   Brad Ziegler, P0000000 .000
   a-Mark Trumbo, PH1000011 .209
   Addison Reed, P0000000 .000
Totals3529217  
a-struck out for Ziegler in the 9th
Batting
2B - David Peralta (7, Machi), Paul Goldschmidt (36, Vogelsong), Aaron Hill (17, Vogelsong), Gerardo Parra (16, Romo)
HR - Aaron Hill (7, Vogelsong)
SH - Wade Miley (5)
RBI - Aaron Hill (45), Gerardo Parra (26)
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
Outfield Assists - Gerardo Parra 1
Arizona Diamondbacks
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wade Miley (W,5-6) 7400340 4.18
Brad Ziegler (H,24) 1000010 2.42
Addison Reed (S,21) 1000000 4.30
Pitches-Strikes - Wade Miley 96-60, Brad Ziegler 14-11, Addison Reed 9-6
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Wade Miley 10-6
Batters Faced - Wade Miley 27, Brad Ziegler 3, Addison Reed 3
San Francisco Giants
HittersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Hunter Pence, RF4000010 .300
Marco Scutaro, 2B3000110 .000
Pablo Sandoval, 3B4000001 .267
Buster Posey, C4000011 .276
Michael Morse, LF4010000 .274
Brandon Belt, 1B2010200 .245
Joaquin Arias, SS3010013 .186
Gregor Blanco, CF3010001 .223
Ryan Vogelsong, P2000010 .121
   Jeremy Affeldt, P0000000 .000
   a-Hector Sanchez, PH1000002 .200
   Jean Machi, P0000000 .000
   Sergio Romo, P0000000 .000
   Javier Lopez, P0000000 .000
Totals3004035  
a-lined out for Affeldt in the 7th
Batting
PK - Gregor Blanco (1, Miley)
Team LOB - 6
San Francisco Giants
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Ryan Vogelsong (L,5-7) 6.1622041 3.86
Jeremy Affeldt 0.2100000 1.60
Jean Machi 0.1100100 1.64
Sergio Romo 1.1100030 5.00
Javier Lopez 0.1000000 2.89
IBB - Montero by Jean Machi
Pitches-Strikes - Ryan Vogelsong 92-64, Jeremy Affeldt 6-5, Jean Machi 14-6, Sergio Romo 15-12, Javier Lopez 5-3
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Ryan Vogelsong 7-8, Jeremy Affeldt 2-0, Jean Machi 1-0, Javier Lopez 1-0
Batters Faced - Ryan Vogelsong 25, Jeremy Affeldt 3, Jean Machi 3, Sergio Romo 5, Javier Lopez 1
Game Information
Attendance - 41261
Game Time - 2:44
Temperature - 66
Umpires - Home - Kerwin Danley, First Base - Gabe Morales, Second Base - Dale Scott, Third Base - Lance Barksdale