San Francisco Giants Preview
The San Francisco Giants will enter their Wednesday game at Colorado on their first three-game losing streak of the season after falling 5-2 to the Rockies on Tuesday. Mike Yastrzemski has four home runs and 11 RBIs in nine career games at Denver’s Coors Field.
The Giants’ defense had three more errors Tuesday, giving them at least two errors in six games this season. Donovan Solano did not play Tuesday but will enter Wednesday on a nine-game hitting streak. Wednesday is right-hander Logan Webb’s turn in the rotation.
Webb (0-0, 2.35) has not gone more than four innings in either of his two starts. He gave up two runs (one earned) on four hits over 3 2/3 innings in his most recent outing, Friday against the Texas Rangers.
Colorado Rockies Preview
Colorado third baseman Nolan Arenado has a home run in each of the first two games of the San Francisco series, giving the five-time All-Star 30 career home runs against the Giants, the most of any player in Rockies history.
Arenado had been tied with Todd Helton at 29. The Rockies are 8-2 and tied for the best 10-game start in team history with the 2011 club. Trevor Story has a 25-game on-base streak dating back to Sept. 10, 2019.
Right-hander Jon Gray (0-0, 2.61 ERA) will start Wednesday after he gave up three runs (two earned) in 5 2/3 innings against the San Diego Padres on Friday. He is just 1-4 with a 5.40 ERA in 10 career starts vs. the Giants.