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Rotoworld Sep 20, 2014

Petit allows 2 ER in 5 1/3 IP in loss to SD - Yusmeiro Petit (R) San Francisco Giants

Yusmeiro Petit suffered his fifth loss of the season on Saturday, allowing three runs (two earned) in 5 1/3 innings as the Giants were defeated 3-2.
ESPN Fantasy Baseball Sep 19, 2014

Fantasy Now: Yusmeiro Petit

Tristan H. Cockcroft explains why Yusmeiro Petit is a must-start Saturday.

Ryan Vogelsong seeks bounceback for SF Giants

Gregor Blanco tries to catch Nolan Arenado’s three-run homer at Coors Field on Wednesday, one of four allowed by Ryan Vogelsong. On Tuesday night, Yusmeiro Petit pitched a complete game on 84 pitches to remind us that slinging the ball at AT&T Park is a whole lot different than at Coors Field, where Petit was hammered for six runs in four innings in his prior start. Now, Ryan Vogelsong gets a shot to remind us. He followed Petit’s game in Denver by allowing a career-high-matching eight runs five plus innings. That included four homers, or one fewer than his entire August total. Vogelsong...
Sacramento Bee Sep 10, 2014

Giants gain ground on Dodgers with 5-1 win over Dbacks

SAN FRANCISCO-A year and three days ago, Yusmeiro Petit came within one strike of throwing a perfect game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park. He wasn't quite as good Tuesday night, but he was more than close enough for the San Francisco Giants.
Sacramento Bee Sep 10, 2014

Petit leads the way again for Giants in 5-1 win over Dbacks

SAN FRANCISCO-A year and three days ago, Yusmeiro Petit came within one strike of throwing a perfect game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park. He wasn't quite as flawless on Tuesday night, but he might have been even more efficient.
McCovey Chronicles Sep 10, 2014

Yusmeiro Petit pitches masterpiece, Giants win

Petit threw 84 pitches in a complete game, striking out nine without a walk. He threw 26 first-pitch strikes out of 29 total batters. Mercy. And in September, in the middle of a pennant race, Yusmeiro Petit pitched one of the best games you'll ever see. It's the second straight September in which he's pitched one of the best games you'll ever see, both coming against a hapless Diamondbacks team. This year's means something just a touch more, though. It's a pennant race. The Dodgers lost. The Braves lost. The Brewers and Pirates lost. Not taking advantage of an opportunity like this would be...
Arizona Republic Sep 10, 2014
Giants' Yusmeiro Petit dominates D-Backs

Giants' Yusmeiro Petit dominates D-Backs

Yusmeiro Petit fires a four-hitter and struck out nine in a dominant performance for the Giants.         
San Jose Mercury News Sep 10, 2014

Yusmeiro Petit paces San Francisco Giants to victory over Arizona Diamondbacks

Starter Yusmeiro Petit throws a four-hit complete game on 84 pitches in the Giants' win against the D'backs.
Sacramento Bee Sep 10, 2014
Petit keeps Giants rolling in 5-1 win over D-backs

Petit keeps Giants rolling in 5-1 win over D-backs

Yusmeiro Petit pitched a four-hitter for his second career complete game, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Tuesday night. San Francisco Giants' Gregor Blanco, right, is congratulated by Buster Posey after Blanco scored in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in San Francisco. San Francisco Giants' Yusmeiro Petit celebrates the Giants' 5-1 defeat of the Arizona Diamondbacks in a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in San Francisco. Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Chris Owings, left,...

Yusmeiro Petit, wow — SF Giants beat Diamondbacks 5-1

A quick glance at the pitching probables for the weekend Dodger series shows two fabulous matchups and a one-sided one. Clayton Kershaw vs. Yusmeiro Petit. Not so fast, Big Dodger in the Sky. Petit was as efficient as it gets Tuesday night, requiring just 84 pitches to complete nine innings and lift the Giants past the Diamondbacks 5-1. He threw 26 first-pitch strikes to 29 batters and had no three-ball counts. In fact, he had just three two-ball counts. A pitching coach’s dream. Maybe it’s not so one-sided, after all. Kershaw, a candidate for both the MVP and Cy Young awards, figures to...

Tuesday’s lineups: Petit faces the team he nearly went perfecto, minus Goldschmidt and Chavez

Almost This Date in History: It was a year and three days ago that Yusmeiro Petit came within one strike of throwing a perfect game against the Arizona Diamondbacks before Eric Chavez, now retired, ruined it with that sinking liner… Continue Reading → 
PREGAME NOTES: Petit stays in rotation; Sandoval gets 48 hours; Pence keeps chugging along

PREGAME NOTES: Petit stays in rotation; Sandoval gets 48 hours; Pence keeps chugging along

Lost in all the excitement last night was the fact that Yusmeiro Petit really didn’t have a good start, giving up six earned in four innings. Petit is still scheduled to take the ball next Tuesday, though. “No question (the… Continue Reading → 
KFFL Sep 3, 2014

Giants | Yusmeiro Petit to remain in rotation

San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will remain in the starting rotation for the time ...

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