That date is part of a previously scheduled stretch of games on 16 consecutive days for the Giants. Now, they'll play 17 games in 16 days -- 10 at home and seven on the road.
Chris Haft is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Haft-Baked Ideas, and follow him on Twitter at @sfgiantsbeat. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.