Senzel leads Reds against the Giants following 4-hit performance
San Francisco Giants (24-19, third in the NL West) vs. Cincinnati Reds (14-30, fifth in the NL Central)
Cincinnati; Friday, 6:40 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Carlos Rodon (0-0); Reds: TBD
BOTTOM LINE: The Cincinnati Reds play the San Francisco Giants after Nick Senzel’s four-hit game on Thursday.
Cincinnati has a 14-30 record overall and a 7-11 record in home games. The Reds have a 3-6 record in games decided by one run.
San Francisco has an 11-8 record in road games and a 24-19 record overall. Giants hitters have a collective .331 on-base percentage, the second-best percentage in the majors.
Friday’s game is the first time these teams meet this season.
TOP PERFORMERS: Brandon Drury has 10 doubles and seven home runs for the Reds. Kyle Farmer is 11-for-18 with two doubles and two home runs over the last 10 games.
Joc Pederson has three doubles and 11 home runs for the Giants. Curt Casali is 3-for-10 with two home runs over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Reds: 5-5, .250 batting average, 4.09 ERA, outscored opponents by six runs
Giants: 4-6, .262 batting average, 7.79 ERA, outscored by 21 runs
INJURIES: Reds: Connor Overton: 60-Day IL (back), Donovan Solano: 60-Day IL (hamstring), Lucas Sims: 15-Day IL (lower back), Jonathan India: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Jake Fraley: 10-Day IL (knee), Nick Lodolo: 10-Day IL (back), Justin Wilson: 10-Day IL (elbow), Daniel Duarte: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jose Garcia: 10-Day IL (hand), Mike Minor: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Max Schrock: 60-Day IL (calf), Justin Dunn: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Tejay Antone: 60-Day IL (undisclosed)
Giants: Austin Slater: 10-Day IL (wrist), Brandon Belt: 10-Day IL (knee), Curt Casali: 7-Day IL (concussion), LaMonte Wade Jr: 10-Day IL (left knee), Anthony DeSclafani: 60-Day IL (ankle), Jake McGee: 15-Day IL (back), Steven Duggar: 60-Day IL (oblique), Matthew Boyd: 60-Day IL (elbow)