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Making his first start for Double-A Richmond since May 19, Blackburn (rib) pitched five scoreless innings on Friday, giving up only two hits and one walk while striking out four, MiLB.com
reports. "Today was the first time I really got back into live competition," Blackburn said. "It was one of those things where I wasn't scared to let go, but at the same time I was being cautious, being smart about it."
Romo surrendered a two-run shot to Yasmani Grandal Sunday, recording just one out in the victory.
Panik went 2-for-4 with a double, a pair of runs, and an RBI in Sunday's win over the Padres.
Pence went 3-for-4 with a double and three runs scored in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Padres.
Lincecum turned in another strong performance, allowing just one run on three hits and four walks while striking out six across 6.1 innings in Sunday's victory over the Padres.
Manager Bruce Bochy indicated that Casilla, who pitched a scoreless ninth inning in Sunday's win over the Padres to earn his third save, is the Giants' closer for now, Alex Pavlovic of San Jose Mercury News
Crick blanked Double-A Harrisburg for five innings Tuesday, the second straight outing of five shutout innings for him, both against Harrisburg.
Romo (4-3) picked up the win Saturday, tossing a scoreless ninth against the Padres.
Belt was 1-for-4 with a game-winning two-run home run, his 10th of the season, in the 10th inning of the Giants' 5-3 win against San Diego on Saturday night.
Morse was 1-for-5 with a solo home run in the Giant's extra-inning win over San Diego on Saturday night.
Casilla tossed a scoreless 10th inning, allowing just one walk while registering two strikeouts, and notched his second save of the season in the Giants' 5-3 win over San Diego on Saturday night.