Giants take on the Rockies looking to stop road losing streak

Tue, May 7, 2024
MLB News (AP)

Giants take on the Rockies looking to stop road losing streak

San Francisco Giants (15-21, fourth in the NL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (8-26, fifth in the NL West)

Denver; Tuesday, 8:40 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Kyle Harrison (2-1, 3.79 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 38 strikeouts); Rockies: Dakota Hudson (0-5, 5.93 ERA, 1.68 WHIP, 18 strikeouts)

BETMGM SPORTSBOOK: LINE Giants -159, Rockies +135; over/under is 10 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The San Francisco Giants travel to the Colorado Rockies looking to break a four-game road skid.

Colorado has a 5-10 record in home games and an 8-26 record overall. The Rockies have gone 3-8 in games decided by one run.

San Francisco has a 15-21 record overall and a 6-14 record in road games. The Giants have a 6-14 record in games when they have given up at least one home run.

Tuesday's game is the first time these teams match up this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Ryan McMahon has eight doubles, five home runs and 19 RBI for the Rockies. Jacob Stallings is 8-for-22 with a double, two home runs and six RBI over the last 10 games.

Jorge Soler leads San Francisco with five home runs while slugging .361. Thairo Estrada is 10-for-36 with two home runs and seven RBI over the past 10 games.

READ MORE It was a big week for Baltimore's pitchers, including a couple just back from arm injuries Oneil Cruz hits 2-run homer, leads Pirates to 5-3 win and series victory over Rockies Jared Jones dazzles, Jack Suwinski provides walk-off single as Pirates edge Rockies 1-0

LAST 10 GAMES: Rockies: 2-8, .216 batting average, 5.66 ERA, outscored by 23 runs

Giants: 3-7, .208 batting average, 4.13 ERA, outscored by 21 runs

INJURIES: Rockies: Lucas Gilbreath: 60-Day IL (elbow), Nolan Jones: 10-Day IL (back), Daniel Bard: 60-Day IL (knee), Kyle Freeland: 15-Day IL (elbow), Kris Bryant: 10-Day IL (back), German Marquez: 60-Day IL (elbow), Antonio Senzatela: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Giants: Tom Murphy: 10-Day IL (head), Patrick Bailey: 7-Day IL (head), Blake Snell: 15-Day IL (adductor), 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)


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