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Pagan's double in ninth lifts Giants past Padres

Published: Sunday, July 5 2015 4:02 a.m. MDT

San Diego Padres shortstop Everth Cabrera bunts a pitch from San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner to advance runners in the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 19, 2013, in San Francisco.  (Ben Margot, Associated Press) San Diego Padres shortstop Everth Cabrera bunts a pitch from San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner to advance runners in the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 19, 2013, in San Francisco. (Ben Margot, Associated Press)

SAN FRANCISCO — Angel Pagan lined a game-ending double to right field with one out in the ninth inning, and the San Francisco Giants returned from a rough road trip to beat the San Diego Padres 3-2 on Friday night.

Santiago Casilla (2-1) struck out two in a 1-2-3 ninth for the win. Shortstop Brandon Crawford made a great pickup on Jesus Guzman's grounder for the second out.

Luke Gregerson (1-2) gave up Gregor Blanco's leadoff bloop single to shallow left to start the rally, then pinch-hitter Andres Torres reached on a fielder's choice and stole second before coming home on Pagan's hit. It was his first game-winning hit since last July 1 against the Reds.

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