Madison Bumgarner by the numbers:
Innings pitched: 9
Strike outs: 10
The San Francisco Giants faced the Pittsburgh Pirates in a 1-game do-or-die wildcard game last night in Pittsburgh. The Giants scored eight runs including a grand slam by Brandon Crawford, but thanks to Mad Bum they only needed one.
Some more numbers:
Height: 6 feet 5 inches
Years in Majors: 5
Postseason starts: 7
World Series Championship rings: 2
Grand Slams: 2 (both this year)
Mad Bum’s not-so secret weapon is the snot rocket. Last night he uncorked 9 of them while on the mound, including 3 in the 4th inning.