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Bochy rests Scutaro on Friday against Pirates

Bochy rests Scutaro on Friday against Pirates

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SAN FRANCISCO -- Giants infielder Marco Scutaro was not in the starting lineup Friday night and will likely be given a few more days off this season.

Scutaro has had ongoing problems with an injured finger and a sore back.

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"He's a guy who will need a break during the offseason," Giants manager Bruce Bochy said. "He'll get some day games off because it is a little easier to get loose for night games."

Rick Eymer is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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