San Francisco 3B Pablo Sandoval was a late scratch because of a sore back. ... LHP Barry Zito (4-8) makes his first start of the month for the Giants in the series finale Wednesday after Chad Gaudin was placed on the DL. ... The Giants also designated veteran outfielder Jeff Francouer for assignment and recalled left-hander Michael Kickham. Kickham will work in long relief initially.
Giants walk off with 3-2 comeback win in 9th vs. Red Sox
San Francisco Giants' Marco Scutaro (19) is hugged by teammates Brandon Belt, center, and Roger Kieschnick, center left, after Scutaro was walked with the bases-loaded and Kieschnick scored the game-winning run during the ninth inning of an MLB Inter-league baseball game against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, in San Francisco. San Francisco won 3-2. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)