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Peavy deals as Giants top Phillies; Davis powers A’s past Angels

Giants starting pitcher Jake Peavy throws to the Philadelphia Phillies during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, June 24, 2016, in San Francisco.
Giants starting pitcher Jake Peavy throws to the Philadelphia Phillies during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, June 24, 2016, in San Francisco. The Associated Press

A look beyond the box scores of the Giants’ 5-4 win over the Phillies and the A’s 7-4 win over the Angels:

1.94: San Francisco pitcher Jake Peavy’s ERA in his last six starts after allowing two runs and seven hits in seven innings. Peavy is 3-1 during that span.

7: Games San Francisco leads the Dodgers by in the National League West.

8.21: Peavy’s ERA over his first nine starts.

10: Losses by the Phillies in their last 11 games.

12: Wins by the Giants in their last 13 games; San Francisco has won 31 of 40 games, tying a record for the best 40-game clip in franchise history (June 12-July 21, 1954).

14: Saves by Oakland closer Ryan Madson in 17 attempts.

17: Saves this season by Giants closer Santiago Casilla in 21 attempts.

18: Home runs this season by Oakland’s Khris Davis, who established a career high last season with 27.

21: Games San Francisco is over .500 at 48-27; the Giants’ share the major-league lead in wins with the Cubs.

49: Runs batted in this season by Davis.

573: Career home runs by the Angels’ Albert Pujols, who tied Harmon Killebrew for 11th on the career list with his 13th of the season and first since June 5.

Compiled by Stu Rosenberg

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