Sergio Romo pitched a hitless ninth for his 36th save in 41 chances. In a sign of how banged up the Yankees are, they sent 22-year-old rookie J.R. Murphy to the plate, and Romo struck him out to end the game.

"These guys had a chance to see the best," Giants manager Bruce Bochy said. "The kids really handled themselves well. I couldn't be prouder."

NOTES: Girardi said Hiroki Kuroda (11-12) will start Tuesday's series opener against Tampa Bay. ... The Giants went through fielding practice before the game. Bochy said he's determined to have the Giants play out the season at the highest level possible. "It's about pride," he said. ... San Francisco split six games in New York, taking two of three against the Mets.