As I mentioned earlier, these seats were nearly in the same place as the last game we attended. But instead of baking in the sun, we enjoyed an evening of perfect weather, and an exciting ball game.
We were of course pleased that the Giants won, 7-6. Scott McClain, described by Giants Broadcasters Mike Krukow and Duane Kuiper as "the real life 'Crash' Davis [from the movie Bull Durham]," hit his second MLB home run and first at
As is our wont, we walked both ways between Embarcadero and the ball park, which helped work off the garlic fries and other ballpark food. In the late innings, Cheryl bought us a couple of hot chocolates, which were welcome, but not the utter survival necessities they'd been when we went to a game at the Frozen Confines of Wrigley Field early this season.
Because the game started so early, we got home only slightly after 11 PM, even including a stop to pick up some groceries we'd forgotten earlier today.
That's our last baseball game for this season. Our thanks to Holiday Inn for the (in effect) 40% off voucher.