Tyler Anderson (5-5, 3.43 ERA) and the Colorado Rockies (66-71) meet Jeff Samardzija (11-9, 4.06 ERA) and the San Francisco Giants (73-64) in the second of a three-game division series at Coors Field. The Rockies won the last game 6-0, and Colorado leads the series 1-0. The game starts at 8:40 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Sep. 6 and will air on CSBA and RTRM.
In his last start, Anderson pitched 6.1 innings, giving up zero runs, striking out five and walking two in a 7-0 victory over the Dodgers. Trevor Story (.272, 67 Rs, 27 HRs, 72 RBIs, 8 SBs) went 1 for 2 yesterday with one RBI. The Giants were unsuccessful the last time Samardzija pitched. He went 4.0 innings, allowing three runs, striking out three and walking three in a 5-4 loss to the Cubs.
The Rockies hold a 28-29 record this season against teams in the NL West Division. The Giants' record in these matchups is 33-22.
Colorado has won 44% (32-40) of its games when leading after seven innings. However, San Francisco has won 54% (27-23) of its games when taking a late lead.
The Giants didn't score any runs in their last game. The Rockies have a 7-0 record when they don't allow any runs.
When they outhit their opponents, the Rockies are 50-17. The Giants have a 52-15 record when outhitting opponents.
Ranking 17th in runs, San Francisco has earned 603 this season. Colorado ranks second with 738 runs.
Ranking 20th, San Francisco is in the bottom half of the league for its on-base plus slugging percentage (.727). Colorado ranks in the top five at second with an OPS of .803.
When the Giants allow at least one home run, they are 33-49. When the Rockies allow one or more homers, they have a 33-56 record.