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Shortstop Brandon Crawford went 1-for-3 with a double, a run scored, and a strikeout as the Giants lost to the Padres 3-2 on Saturday.
Crawford helped put the Giants on the board in the second inning when he doubled and scored off a Kris Bryant single. It was his only hit of the ball game and the Giants managed to push just one more run across the board in the loss. The 34-year-old shortstop has put together a career season for the Giants, slashing a stellar .299/.374/.524 with 24 homers, 90 RBI, and 11 stolen bases across 479 at-bats.
Shortstop Brandon Crawford went 3-for-3 with a solo home run, two runs scored, and a walk as the Giants pounded the Rockies 7-2 on Friday.
Crawford unloaded on a Peter Lambert offering in the second inning, blasting his 22nd homer of the year. The 22 bombs on a new career-high for the 34-year-old shortstop. He's also matched a career-best with 84 RBI. Crawford is putting together his best season to date with a phenomenal .303/.377/.527 slash line to go along with 22 homers, 84 RBI, and 10 stolen bases.
Shortstop Brandon Crawford went 2-for-5 with a solo home run, two runs scored, and a strikeout as the Giants took down the Braves 6-5 on Friday.
Crawford took Ian Anderson deep for a solo blast in the bottom of the second inning to give San Francisco a 3-2 lead. It was his second home run in the last 15 games. The 34-year-old shortstop tied a career-high in home runs with 21 and is three RBI shy of matching another career-best in RBI with 84. He's also got a chance to finish the season with a .300 batting average for the first time in his career. It's been a special season for Crawford and the Giants.
Giants manager Gabe Kapler says SS Brandon Crawford (wrist) will return to the lineup on Monday against the Padres.
Crawford didn't play on Sunday after suffering the wrist injury on Saturday. It was always considered minor.