Pre-game & Lineups: San Francisco Giants aim for sweep in Philly with Tim Hudson

By Denise Walos

Jul 23, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Hudson (17) waits to take batting practice prior to a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

The Giants will look to sweep the Phillies today with Tim Hudson (8-6, 2.78 ERA) on the mound facing Cole Hamels (4-5, 2.81 ERA) of the Phillies. The Giants have won the last three games of the series, (Mon 7-4, Tues 9-6, Wed 3-1) putting them in first place in the National League West, two games over the Dodgers.


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