Bucs rule the Giants


SAN FRANCISCO — The Pirates have won 14 of their past 16 games against the Giants, including the past seven in a row here at AT&T Park. In that 16-game span, the Pirates’ team ERA is 3.04.

Tonight, Paul Maholm will be gunning for the Pirates’ third straight shutout at AT&T. Zach Duke blanked the Giants last night, and Tom Gorzelanny did it Aug. 12, 2007.

Lineups for today’s game:

GIANTS — Winn LF, Ochoa 2B, Aurilia 3B, Molina C, McClain 1B, Rowand CF, Schierholtz RF, Burriss SS, Cain (8-11, 3.69) RHP

PIRATES — Morgan LF, Sanchez 2B, McLouth CF, Doumit C, Adam LaRoche 1B, Moss RF, Andy LaRoche 3B, Cruz SS, Maholm (8-8, 3.81) LHP