By MICHAEL WAGAMAN, Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joe Panik homered twice and matched his career high of four RBIs to back Madison Bumgarner, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Atlanta Braves 13-4 on Sunday to win a series for only the second time since the All-Star break.

Denard Span and Eduardo Nunez also homered, Brandon Crawford had three hits and Jarrett Parker drove in three runs for San Francisco.

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The Giants took two of three from the Braves and remained two games behind the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West.

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Bumgarner (13-8) allowed three runs over seven uneven innings. He struck out five and walked two.

San Francisco’s four-time All-Star pitched in and out of trouble most of the day but punctuated his afternoon with an emphatic fist pump after striking out pinch-hitter Jace Peterson to end the seventh.

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