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Ryan Vogelsong

Hudson starts, Affeldt relieves as Giants have retirement party on mound

SAN FRANCISCO _ Tim Hudson, all of 40 years old and in his last major league appearance Thursday afternoon, painted a fastball for a third strike against hyped Dodgers rookie Corey Seager.tmpplchld The grand game goes on and on. Only the names change.tmpplchld Seager will be around a long time. If he's lucky, he'll get 17 seasons in the big leagues, find his way to a World Series ring and a standing ovation on his way out the door. Howie Kendrick might have whistled the last pitch of Hudson's career into center field for a single, but that did not dampen the applause as the beloved right-hander from Auburn by way of Oakland doffed his cap to a standing ovation in the third...