SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Logan Webb struck out nine in eight sparkling innings, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-0 on Saturday night.
Webb (11-5) allowed five hits and walked two in his second straight win.
Pittsburgh Pirates (45-68, fourth in the NL Central) vs. San Francisco Giants (55-57, third in the NL West)
San Francisco; Saturday, 9:05 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: Tyler Beede (1-1, 3.57 ERA, 1.43 WHIP, 27 strikeouts); Giants: Logan Webb (10-5, 3.17 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, 115 strikeouts)
CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras drew a standing ovation in perhaps his last home game at Wrigley Field, then keyed an early burst as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 Tuesday for their season-high sixth straight win.
San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
Los Angeles; Thursday, 10:08 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Johnny Cueto (0-0, 0.00 ERA, 0.00 WHIP, 0 strikeouts) Dodgers: Clayton Kershaw (0-0, 0.00 ERA, 0.00 WHIP, 0 strikeouts)
Oakland Athletics (67-52, second in the AL West) vs. San Francisco Giants (60-60, third in the AL West)...