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Pregame: Game 2: San Francisco Giants Versus Arizona Diamondbacks

After coming back from a 7-3 deficit last night to open the season, the Giants and Diamondbacks square off again tonight. Matt Cain starts for the Giants, and Wade Miley counters for the Diamondbacks.

This is the lineup that Cain and the Giants will face from Arizona.

As has been said previously, with a left hander on the mound, Hunter Pence moves into the 2 spot with Brandon Belt batting sixth.

Cain is 14-7 in his career vs. Arizona, with a 3.38 ERA in 32 starts

I Split W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB SO
Arizona Diamondbacks 14 7 .667 3.38 32 32 0 2 1 0 205.1 163 80 77 18 82 155
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In 31 plate appearances vs Cain, Arizona slugger Paul Goldschmidt is 7 for 26 for .269 average and has one home run off of the Giants’ right-hander.

PA ▾ AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
Paul Goldschmidt 31 26 7 2 1 1 4 5 7 .269 .387 .538 .926
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Miley is 1-3 in his career vs the Giants, with a 3.31 ERA in 5 starts.

I Split W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB SO
San Francisco Giants 1 3 .250 3.31 6 5 0 0 0 0 32.2 30 13 12 1 10 22
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Buster Posey, who his last nights game winning home run in the seventh inning, has 8 hits off of Miley in 15 at bats and 1 home run.

 ▴ PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
Buster Posey 16 15 8 3 0 1 4 1 0 .533 .563 .933 1.496
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One thing to keep in mind during this game would be the wind.

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