Giants look to break 3-game losing streak, play the Rockies

August 20, 2022 GMT

San Francisco Giants (59-60, third in the NL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (52-69, fifth in the NL West)

Denver; Saturday, 8:10 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Alex Cobb (4-6, 3.99 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 105 strikeouts); Rockies: Ryan Feltner (2-4, 6.39 ERA, 1.48 WHIP, 44 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Giants -174, Rockies +147; over/under is 11 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The San Francisco Giants come into the matchup against the Colorado Rockies as losers of three in a row.

Colorado has a 34-30 record at home and a 52-69 record overall. The Rockies are 24-9 in games when they hit two or more home runs.

San Francisco has a 25-31 record in road games and a 59-60 record overall. The Giants are 34-17 in games when they record eight or more hits.

The teams square off Saturday for the 11th time this season. The Giants lead the season series 6-4.

TOP PERFORMERS: Brendan Rodgers has 25 doubles, two triples and 11 home runs for the Rockies. Elehuris Montero is 9-for-38 with two doubles and two home runs over the last 10 games.

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Thairo Estrada has 18 doubles, two triples, 11 home runs and 48 RBI while hitting .266 for the Giants. Wilmer Flores is 10-for-31 with five doubles over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Rockies: 4-6, .261 batting average, 6.31 ERA, outscored by 13 runs

Giants: 5-5, .238 batting average, 4.14 ERA, outscored by seven runs

INJURIES: Rockies: Antonio Senzatela: 15-Day IL (acl), Charlie Blackmon: day-to-day (leg), Alex Colome: 15-Day IL (elbow), Elias Diaz: 10-Day IL (hand), Yonathan Daza: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Chad Kuhl: 15-Day IL (hip), Kris Bryant: 10-Day IL (foot), Tyler Kinley: 60-Day IL (elbow), Helcris Olivarez: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Ryan Rolison: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Scott Oberg: 60-Day IL (arm)

Giants: Evan Longoria: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Mauricio Llovera: 60-Day IL (hip), Jose Alvarez: 60-Day IL (elbow), Colton Welker: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Sam Delaplane: 60-Day IL (forearm), Anthony DeSclafani: 60-Day IL (ankle)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.