Tweet Journal: Dodgers vs Giants (8/27)

A lot has been going on since the last Tweet Journal, from the Giants 11th inning victory on Tuesday to the mishandling of the postponement of Wednesday’s game, so here is everything you’ve missed if you don’t follow @KXSFsports on Twitter.

Tuesday: Back N Forth Extras

  • Shoutout from Corey duBrowa:
  • Notable Tweets during Tuesday’s game:

Wednesday: To Boycott or To Not Boycott

  • As a member of the media, all signs pointed to the Giants playing. But there ultimately no way the Giants could actually play.
  • For every tweet update about the game, check out this Twitter Moment:

Roster Moves

  • Farhan and co. have been busy lately: trading 4th string catcher Rob Brantly to the Yankees and DFA’ing Dereck Rodriguez.

Zoom Clips

Press Dining

Game 1 Live Notes

  • Top 1st
    • Mookie Betts walks and Seager jams a single to left field. Belt has trouble with a hard grounder and can’t turn the double play, only gets the out at first. After a review, Flores did indeed get Bellinger out at first, but 1 run scores. Pollock strikes out.
    • Score: Dodgers 1, Giants 0
  • Bottom 1st
    • Yaz singles. Flores rips one in the gap but Bellinger makes an excellent catch. Longoria strikes out. Ruf flies out.
  • Top 2nd
    • Muncy and Taylor strike out. Webb hits Pederson and strikes out Barnes.
  • Bottom 2nd
    • Solano doubles. Belt flies out but Solano advances to third. Bart and Rickard record outs to end it.
  • Top 3rd
    • Betts 4-3, Seager 3U, Turner hit by pitch, but Belli F8
  • Bottom 3rd
    • Tromp and Yaz ground out. Flores hits a hard ground-rule double but Longoria also grounds out.
  • Top 4th
    • Pollock walks. Muncy reaches on a fielders choice, Pollock out at second. Taylor singles and moves Muncy to third. Muncy scores on a Pederson single. Barnes hits a bases clearing double. Longoria turns back the clock with that great play!
    • Webb removed for Peralta.
    • Perlata allows a single to Seager (run scores) but gets Turner on a deep fly out
    • Score: Dodgers 5, Giants 0
  • Bottom 4th
    • Ruf pops out in foul territory to Muncy. Solano flies out. Belt strikes out.
  • Top 5th
    • Bellinger smacks his first hit of the day, but is picked off. Pollock singles with an exit velocity of 106.1 mph but Peralta strikes out Muncy (0-3 on the day).
  • Bottom 5th
    • Both Joey’s record outs. Tromp grounds out
  • Top 6th
    • Andrew Suarez in to pitch for the Giants.
    • Suarez strikes out Hernandez but Barnes singles past Longoria at third. Betts singles through the 6 hole as well. Seager grounds into a double play to end it.
  • Bottom 6th
    • Yaz and Flores record outs. Longoria singles. Ruf flies out.
  • Top 7th
    • Yaz makes a spectacular play at the fence to bring back a home run, but then on the very next batter misplays a ball that allows for a Bellinger double. Pollock goes deep for his 6th of the year. Muncy walks, Chris Taylor flies out and Suarez punches out Hernandez.

Game 2 Live Notes

  • Top 1st
    • Mookie Betts grounds out to shortstop Brandon Crawford. Turner walks. Gausman gets Bellinger to pop out.
  • Bottom 1st
    • Yaz and Flores fly out. Longoria grounds out.
  • Top 2nd
    • Muncy grounds out to Brandon Belt, but Pederson talks Gausman deep to dead center. Will Smith strikes out.
  • Bottom 4th
    • Yaz 4-3 ground out. Flores flies out.

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