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Fantasy Update

Aug 29, 2014
Rotoworld
Yusmeiro Petit will make another start for the Giants on Tuesday against the Rockies in Colorado.
Aug 28, 2014
KFFL
San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will start Thursday, Aug. 28, against the Colorado Rockies. ...
Aug 27, 2014
ESPN Fantasy Baseball
Now that Yusmeiro Petit has replaced Tim Lincecum in the Giants' rotation, should Petit be in your fantasy rotation?
PREGAME NOTES: Petit to make next start, Bochy looking for the right opportunity for Lincecum

PREGAME NOTES: Petit to make next start, Bochy looking for the right opportunity for Lincecum

Yusmeiro Petit was a national story yesterday, and so there was little doubt that this announcement was coming: Petit will start Tuesday in Colorado. Tim Lincecum remains in the bullpen, and manager Bruce Bochy said Lincecum has felt good about… Continue Reading → 
Rotoworld Aug 29, 2014

Yusmeiro Petit to start for Giants on Tuesday - Yusmeiro Petit (R) San Francisco Giants

Yusmeiro Petit will make another start for the Giants on Tuesday against the Rockies in Colorado.
KFFL Aug 29, 2014

Giants | Yusmeiro Petit staying in rotation

San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will make his next scheduled start, according to manager ...
Sacramento Bee Aug 29, 2014

Petit pitches Giants over Rockies, 4-1, sets record in process

SAN FRANCISCO-It has been nearly a year since Yusmeiro Petit came within a strike of becoming the 24th pitcher in major league history to throw a perfect game. In the aftermath of that disappointment, Petit didn't pout or wonder why the baseball gods held him back. He simply expressed gratitude for the opportunity to have such a magical night.
Sacramento Bee Aug 28, 2014
Rockies lose 4-1 to Giants as Petit sets record

Rockies lose 4-1 to Giants as Petit sets record

The biggest impression Jordan Lyles left in his latest start came with his bat. Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jordan Lyles throws against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of their game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in San Francisco. Fans above the right field strike out board cheer after San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit struck out the Colorado Rockies' Charlie Blackmon in the third inning of their baseball game to set the Major League Baseball record for consecutive batters retired Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in San Francisco. The new record is...
Sacramento Bee Aug 28, 2014

Petit etches history, Giants tally 4-1 victory over Rockies

SAN FRANCISCO - Yusmeiro Petit fell one strike short of a perfect game last September against the Arizona Diamondbacks. This time, he found a different way to etch his name into the record book.
Sacramento Bee Aug 28, 2014
Record-setting Petit leads Giants past Rockies 4-1

Record-setting Petit leads Giants past Rockies 4-1

Yusmeiro Petit set a major league record when he retired his 46th batter in a row, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1 on Thursday for their third straight win. Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jordan Lyles throws against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of their game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in San Francisco. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit stands on the mound after striking out the Colorado Rockies' Charlie Blackmon in the third inning of their baseball game to set the Major League Baseball record for consecutive batters...
Sacramento Bee Aug 28, 2014

Giants' Yusmeiro Petit finds his slice of MLB history

SAN FRANCISCO - Yusmeiro Petit fell one strike short of a perfect game last September against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Over the past month, he has found a different way to etch his name into the history book.
KFFL Aug 28, 2014

Giants | Yusmeiro Petit starting again?

San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit will be difficult to remove from the starting rotation ...
Sacramento Bee Aug 28, 2014
Giants' Petit retires 46 straight for MLB record

Giants' Petit retires 46 straight for MLB record

San Francisco Giants right-hander Yusmeiro Petit has set a major league record by retiring 46 consecutive batters. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit throws Colorado Rockies in the first inning of their game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in San Francisco. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit throws Colorado Rockies in the first inning of their game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in San Francisco.
San Jose Mercury News Aug 28, 2014

Giants' Yusmeiro Petit finds his slice of MLB history

Petit retired the first eight hitters he faced Thursday, setting an MLB record for most consecutive batters retired, 46.
Yusmeiro Petit sets MLB record for consecutive outs (46)

Yusmeiro Petit sets MLB record for consecutive outs (46)

Yusmeiro Petit fell one strike short of a perfect game last September against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Over the past month, he has found a different way to etch his name into the history book. Petit retired the first eight hitters… Continue Reading → 

SF Giants’ starter Yusmeiro Petit sets big-league mark

Yusmeiro Petit’s fastball rarely if ever touches 90 mph, yet he now can touch the major-league record book and find a page that contains his name. Petit, making a spot start for struggling Tim Lincecum against the Rockies today, struck out former Giants farmhand Charlie Culberson with two outs in the third inning to set the major-league record for most consecutive batters retired within a single season, at 46. The streak immediately ended when Rockies pitcher Jordan Lyles doubled to left. Many fans, knowing Petit needed eight batters to set the record, gave Petit an ovation. He got a larger...
McCovey Chronicles Aug 28, 2014

Yusmeiro Petit sets MLB record for consecutive batters retired

The Giants' spot starter, for 46 batters, was the greatest pitcher of all time. Yusmeiro Petit set a major league record on Thursday afternoon, retiring his 46th consecutive batter. Again, in the history of Major League Baseball, no one has retired more batters in a row. No one. Yusmeiro Petit. I can't fathom ... I'm not prepared ... this is so hilarious and fantastic. He's turning into the Forrest Gump of spot starters, accidentally inventing catch phrases and taking pictures with JFK, mostly by accident. He's also a lot of fun to watch, suddenly. Even though he hovers around 89 or 90 with...
KFFL Aug 28, 2014

Giants | Yusmeiro Petit breaks record

San Francisco Giants SP Yusmeiro Petit set a major-league record by retiring 46 consecutive batters ...

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