Tim Hudson has been excused from the Giants for a week for personal reasons.
Tim Hudson gave up five runs in 6 2/3 innings Friday in a loss to the Rockies.
The Giants could place Tim Hudson (ankle) on the disabled list when Jake Peavy (back) and Matt Cain (elbow) return.
Tim Hudson picked up the win and improved to 5-6 after holding the Dodgers to two runs over 6 1/3 innings on Saturday.
Tim Hudson gave up three runs in five-plus innings, taking the loss on Monday facing the Mariners.
Tim Hudson wasn't sharp, giving up four runs in five innings, but escaped with the win on Wednesday against the Mets.
Tim Hudson allowed two earned runs in seven innings Wednesday in the Giants' loss to the Pirates.
Tim Hudson pitched seven strong innings, allowing just one run, in a win over the Braves on Friday.
Tim Hudson was obliterated in a loss to the Rockies at Coors Field on Sunday, surrendering eight runs on six hits over 3 2/3 innings.
Tim Hudson stymied the Dodgers in a win on Tuesday, tossing 6 1/3 scoreless innings.
Tim Hudson allowed three runs through 5 1/3 innings in a no-decision versus the Astros on Wednesday.
Tim Hudson allowed six runs on 15 hits over 6 2/3 innings in Thursday's 7-2 loss to the Marlins.
Tim Hudson held the Angels to three earned runs over eight innings Saturday in a win over the Angels.
Tim Hudson pitched a nice game against the Rockies on Saturday, allowing three runs on eight hits across seven innings.