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Jeremy Affeldt

Giants rally late to top Phillies

Giants rally late to top Phillies

SAN FRANCISCO — Rookie Joe Panik tripled and scored on Gregor Blanco's single in the eighth inning, capping a comeback that lifted the San Francisco Giants to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday afternoon. After losing 5-3 in 10 innings in the opener of the three-game series Friday night and falling behind 5-1 Saturday, the Giants used a four-run sixth and Blanco's second of two run-scoring singles to win for just the second time in the past eight games. Panik, who also contributed an RBI single in the sixth, led off the eighth with a shot to right-center in the lefty-lefty matchup with the Phillies' fourth pitcher, Antonio Bastardo (5-7). Another...

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