Giants’ Bruce Bochy likes what he sees of pitcher batting 8th

MILWAUKEE — Manager Bruce Bochy grudgingly admitted that the relatively novel lineup model with the pitcher hitting eighth can work.

Madison Bumgarner made the final out of the second inning.

[…] Panik wants a “hare versus hare” race against Duffy for base hits.

With the rout on in the eighth, Bochy removed Span, Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford, figuring every inning off their feet will keep them stronger down the road.

After the Brewers scored single runs in each of the first three innings, Madison Bumgarner, George Kontos, Cory Gearrin, Hunter Strickland and Josh Osich combined for six shutout innings. …

The Brewers scratched Game

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