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National League Game Summary - Philadelphia at San Francisco



(Sunday, August 17)

Final Score: San Francisco 5, Philadelphia 2

San Francisco, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Brandon Crawford drove in two runs as the San Francisco Giants grabbed a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies in the finale of a three-game series.

Michael Morse went 3-for-3 with two runs scored for the Giants, who have won three of their last four.

"He's getting his timing back ... he's a good hitter," Giants manager Bruce Bochy said of Morse.

Tim Lincecum (10-8) pitched five innings and gave up two runs on seven hits with four walks and two strikeouts to win his first game since July 11.

Cody Asche was 3-for-3 with an RBI and Ben Revere also had three hits for the Phillies, who have dropped five of six. David Buchanan (6-7) gave up three runs -- two earned -- on nine hits with a walk and four strikeouts over 6 2/3 innings.

Jimmy Rollins walked with one out in the first and scored on Chase Utley's triple, but the Giants answered in the second.

Morse and Andrew Susac singled before Crawford punched a single to right that scored Morse. Marlon Byrd tried to get Susac at third on the play, but his throw went wild and Susac scored for a 2-1 lead.

Asche drew a bases loaded walk in the third to force home a run and tie the game, but the Giants grabbed the lead back in the fourth as Susac singled home Morse for a 3-2 lead.

In the eighth, the Giants padded their lead on sacrifice flies from Crawford and pinch-hitter Joaquin Arias.

Santiago Casilla pitched a 1-2-3 ninth for his 10th save of the season.

Game Notes

Lincecum's last action against the Phillies came on July 22, when he recorded the final two outs of a 9-6 win in 14 innings to earn his first and only career save ... The Giants hit the road for a three-game set in Chicago starting on Tuesday ... Philly returns home to start a three-game series against Seattle on Monday.

08/17 23:42:01 ET

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CHA 68
 
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BOS 2
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STL 5
NYM 4
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PIT 4
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BOS 45
 
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CLE 56
 
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LAL 46
 
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