It’s tough coming back on a five-run lead, but I’m proud of the way guys battled, said Twins second baseman Brian Dozier, who hit a solo home run in the near comeback. That’s the thing about this team. We never feel like we’re out of it.
Henrik Lundqvist Elite Jersey I was a little bit nervous, Odorizzi said. I think regardless of opening day or game three, four, five, whatever it may be, as a starting pitcher it’s still your debut for the year. So I had a little bit of nerves going on, but it was good adrenaline.
Odorizzi has never faced Pittsburgh.
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Logan Morrison is expected to start at first base for the Twins to give Joe Mauer a rest before Thursday’s home opener.
The crowd of 40,901 marked the lowest for a Giants home opener in the 19-year ballpark’s history.
Ex-San Francisco closer Brian Wilson threw out the ceremonial first pitch.
The club remembered the late San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee, who died suddenly in December.
Dusty Baker, back with the Giants in an advisory role after last managing the team to the 2002 World Series, walked onto the field and shared a warm embrace with CEO Larry Baer before making the rounds behind the dugout and hugging. Baker was fired as Washington’s manager this offseason.
I’m liking it but it’s a little strange, Baker said of the new gig. I didn’t think I’d have another opener. On the whole, things worked out. Here Bruce Matthews Jersey I am with opening with the Giants seeing a lot of old friends, even old friends on the other team, like (Seattle manager) Scott Servais played for me here with the Giants.