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.READ MORE: Structure Fire Spreads To Vegetation In Tahoe National Forest Near Camptonville; Evacuation Order Issued
The Giants took two of three from the Braves and remained two games behind the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West.READ MORE: UC Davis Assistant Water Polo Coach Arrested On Charges Related To Child Pornography
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.MORE NEWS: Firefighters: Series Of Freeport Boulevard Grass Fires Were Intentionally Set
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