San Francisco Giants

Bumgarner helps Giants end four-game skid

Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner hits a two-run home run off New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom during the fourth inning of Thursday night’s game in San Francisco. At left is Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud.
Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner hits a two-run home run off New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom during the fourth inning of Thursday night’s game in San Francisco. At left is Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud. The Associated Press

A statistical look at the Giants’ 10-7 victory over the Mets:

1/2: Games the Giants trail the Dodgers by in the National League West.

2: Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner is the second pitcher in the modern era to allow a grand slam then hit a go-ahead home run in the same inning, according to EliasSports. Hal Jeffcoat did it with the 1957 Cincinnati Reds.

3: Home runs this season by Bumgarner.

3: Hits by the Giants’ Brandon Crawford and Denard Span.

3: Players who have homered off Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke and Jacob deGrom in their careers (Bumgarner, Giancarlo Stanton and Carlos González), according to ESPN Stats & Info.

4: Hits by the Giants’ Eduardo Nunez.

4: Consecutive games the Giants had lost coming in.

12: Wins this season by Bumgarner.

12: Consecutive batters six Giants pitchers retired over the final four innings.

13: Hits allowed by Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom.

15: The Giants placed pitcher Matt Cain on the 15-day disabled list before the game,

16: Consecutive games in which the Giants’ Angel Pagan has a hit.

17: Hits by the Giants.

28: Saves by San Francisco closer Santiago Casilla.

30: Hits in the game.

1769: Career wins by San Francisco manager Bruce Bochy.

Compiled by Stu Rosenberg

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