Gausman set to start for San Francisco against Milwaukee
Milwaukee Brewers (81-52, first in NL Central) vs. San Francisco Giants (84-48, first in NL West)
San-Francisco; Wednesday, 9:45 p.m. EDT
PITCH LIKELY: Brewers: Brett Anderson (4-8, 4.27 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 54 strikeouts) Giants: Kevin Gausman (12-5, 2.49 ERA, 0.99 WHIP, 176 strikeouts )
FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Giants -152, Brewers +131; over / under is 7 1/2 strokes
BOTTOM LINE: San Francisco and Milwaukee meet on Wednesday.
The Giants are 42-21 on their home turf. San Francisco has hit .434 this season. Jose Quintana leads the team with a score of 1.000.
The Brewers are 45-23 in road games. Milwaukee’s offense has compiled a .234 batting average this season, Omar Narvaez leads the team with a .286 rating.
The Brewers won the last game 6-2. Brandon Woodruff claimed his ninth victory and Lorenzo Cain went 2 for 4 with a homerun and two RBIs for Milwaukee. Johnny Cueto recorded his seventh loss for San Francisco.
BEST PERFORMANCE: Kris Bryant leads the Giants with 51 more hits and beats .511.
Luis Urias is second on the Brewers with 41 more hits and a .439 slugging.
LAST 10 GAMES: Giants: 6-4, 0.216 batting average, 3.07 ERA, edged opponents by one point
Brewers: 7-3, 0.253 batting average, 3.07 ERA, edged opponents by 15 points
INJURIES: Giants: Alex Wood: (not disclosed), Dedniel Nunez: (elbow), Anthony DeSclafani: (not disclosed), Tyler Beede: (back), Luis Gonzalez: (not disclosed), Donovan Solano: (health protocols) , Evan Longoria: (hand), Tommy La Stella: (side).
Brewers: Angel Perdomo: (back), Freddy Peralta: (shoulder), Jandel Gustave: (covid-19), John Curtiss: (elbow), John Axford: (elbow), Brett Anderson: (hip), Tyrone Taylor: ( oblique), Daniel Vogelbach: (hamstrings), Mark Mathias: (shoulder), Eduardo Escobar: (hamstrings), Willy Adames: (quad).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.