Associated Press

Back to: Sports
June 19, 2013
Follow Sports

Giants score twice in 8th to beat Padres

SAN FRANCISCO — Juan Perez is trying to convince the San Francisco Giants to keep him around when injured center fielder Angel Pagan returns from the disabled list. A couple more performances like this one, and it’s going to be hard to return him to the minors. Perez threw out a runner at the plate and then hit a tiebreaking single with two outs in the eighth, helping the Giants end the San Diego Padres’ seven-game winning streak with a 5-4 victory on Tuesday night. “He’s been quite the sparkplug that we seemed to have needed,” said Sergio Romo, who …

Explore Related Articles

Trending in: Sports

Trending Sitewide

The Nevada Appeal Updated Jun 19, 2013 09:47AM Published Jun 19, 2013 09:47AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.