Giants take home losing streak into matchup with the Yankees

Sun, Jun 2, 2024
MLB News (AP)

Giants take home losing streak into matchup with the Yankees

New York Yankees (41-19, first in the AL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (29-30, third in the NL West)

San Francisco; Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Yankees: Nestor Cortes Jr. (3-4, 3.30 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, 67 strikeouts); Giants: Blake Snell (0-3, 10.42 ERA, 2.00 WHIP, 24 strikeouts)

BETMGM SPORTSBOOK: LINE Giants -111, Yankees -109; over/under is 7 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The San Francisco Giants take on the New York Yankees looking to end a three-game home losing streak.

San Francisco is 29-30 overall and 17-13 at home. Giants hitters have a collective .313 on-base percentage, the 10th-best percentage in MLB play.

New York has a 41-19 record overall and a 23-11 record on the road. The Yankees have the second-best team slugging percentage in MLB play at .438.

Sunday's game is the third time these teams match up this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Matt Chapman has 14 doubles and eight home runs for the Giants. Mike Yastrzemski is 5-for-34 with two doubles, a triple, a home run and seven RBI over the past 10 games.

Aaron Judge leads the Yankees with 21 home runs while slugging .662. Anthony Volpe is 14-for-41 with two doubles, two triples and an RBI over the past 10 games.

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LAST 10 GAMES: Giants: 6-4, .241 batting average, 4.10 ERA, outscored opponents by two runs

Yankees: 8-2, .258 batting average, 1.84 ERA, outscored opponents by 30 runs

INJURIES: Giants: Marco Luciano: 10-Day IL (undisclosed), LaMonte Wade Jr: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Jung Hoo Lee: 60-Day IL (labrum), Keaton Winn: 15-Day IL (forearm), Tom Murphy: 60-Day IL (head), Michael Conforto: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Austin Slater: 7-Day IL (concussion), Nick Ahmed: 10-Day IL (wrist), Alex Cobb: 60-Day IL (hip), Ethan Small: 60-Day IL (oblique), Austin Warren: 60-Day IL (elbow), Tristan Beck: 60-Day IL (arm), Robbie Ray: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Yankees: Clarke Schmidt: 15-Day IL (lat), Jon Berti: 10-Day IL (calf), Nick Burdi: 15-Day IL (hip), Jonathan Loaisiga: 60-Day IL (elbow), JT Brubaker: 60-Day IL (elbow), Gerrit Cole: 60-Day IL (elbow), Lou Trivino: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jasson Dominguez: 60-Day IL (elbow), Scott Effross: 60-Day IL (back)


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