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Zito, Giants appreciate just-ended winning streak

Zito, Giants appreciate just-ended winning streak Updated Apr 17, 2013
Following his Tuesday performance, in which Barry Zito's run of 11 straight victories (counting the posteason) came to an unceremonious end, the left-hander had an immediate chance to reflect on the achievement.
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  • Giants place reliever Affeldt (oblique) on DL

    Giants place reliever Affeldt (oblique) on DL Apr 17, 2013
    The San Francisco Giants placed left-handed pitcher Jeremy Affeldt on the 15-day disabled list with a right oblique strain.
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  • Brewers' bats come up big against Zito

    Brewers' bats come up big against Zito Apr 17, 2013
    The Brewers' 10-8 win over the Giants was settled in the eight-run third inning, an unlikely rally against Barry Zito that was highlighted by two-RBI hits for Rickie Weeks and Jonathan Lucroy, and Yuniesky Betancourt's fifth career grand slam.
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  • Video - Brewers Earn Walk-Off Win 00:32

    Brewers Earn Walk-Off Win

    Apr 17
    Pinch hitter Blake Lalli lofted a long single over the head of Gregor Blanco to drive in the game-winning run in the ninth inning.

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