Matt Cain delivered seven and two-thirds innings of shutout baseball, allowing only four hits to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 9-0 victory over the Texas Rangers. The Giants’ bullpen sealed the victory by holding the Rangers hitless for one and one-third innings to end the game.
San Francisco’s offense was led by Edgar Renteria, who was two-for-four with three RBIs and two runs scored.
Leading 2-0, the Giants scored seven runs in the eighth inning off of the Texas bullpen to secure the Game 2 win.
Rangers’ starter C. J. Wilson allowed only three hits and two earned runs in six innings of work, keeping Texas in the game until the bullpen implosion in the eighth.
The Giants Game 2 victory gives San Francisco a 2-0 lead in the 2010 World Series. The Rangers need to win four of the next five games to claim their first world championship in franchise history.
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http://mlb.mlb.com/mlb/gameday/index.jsp?gid=2010_10_28_texmlb_sfnmlb_1 “Texas Rangers at San Francisco Giants ‘” October 28, 2010″ MLB.com. Retrieved November 1, 2010.