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Homer Bailey has been nearly unstoppable in his last two starts.
Over his last two starts, Homer Bailey has been one of the best pitchers in baseball.
On Sept. 28, Bailey threw a no-hitter against the Pittsburgh Pirates, striking out 10 and giving up one walk. Five days later, he went four innings against the St. Louis Cardinals, gave up no runs and struck out six.
In those two games, Bailey trusted his stuff and didn't try to do too much. He produced 15 outs on the ground of 22 non-strikeout outs as he pitched to his strengths.
With San Francisco having its back up against the wall, manager Bruce Bochy is going to pull out all the stops.
However, if Bailey stays in control, the Giants will have trouble all night. Then in the seventh or eighth inning, Dusty Baker can hand the ball to his bullpen.