Martin Perez to start Monday in double-header
Perez is 1-2 with a 6.05 ERA, 1.40 WHIP and 14:3 K:BB ratio in 19 1/3 innings in the minors. He's made two starts at Double-A and two starts at Triple-A, posting better numbers at the higher level.
Carlos Quentin records three hits vs. D-Backs
Brandon Belt back in action
Quiet night for Pablo Sandoval
Joe Saunders struggles, drops to 3-5
The loss dropped Saunders to 3-5 and gave him a 6.09 ERA in 57 2/3 innings this year heading into Wednesday's game against the Padres in San Diego.
Rafael Betancourt not needed in Friday's game
Joe Nathan records one-out save with strikeout
Nathan hasn't allowed a hit in his previous four appearances while lowering his ERA to 1.96.
Michael Cuddyer collects three RBI in return
Justin Grimm posts quality start in fourth win
Grimm has quality starts and wins in each of his last two games after allowing 10 earned runs in 10 innings in his previous two starts. He'll bring a 4.05 ERA and 41:14 K:BB ratio into a start against the Diamondbacks Wednesday.
David Freese returns in big way