The Giants are the owners of a five-game winning streak and are coming fresh off a three-game sweep of the Rockies. The boys head to St. Louis for a three-game series beginning tonight. The starting pitching match-up will be Logan Webb (4-1, 3.82) vs Jordan Hicks (1-2, 3.78). First pitch is at 7:15 PM, Local time.
The Giants enter today’s game with a record of 19-12 in third place and one and one half games behind the Bums.
The Cardinals have a record of 17-14 and are two and one half games behind the Brewers in the National League Central. They too are in third place at the moment.
Here are the Cardinals team leaders in offensive statistics, courtesy of Major League Baseball.
Tyler Beede Lands in Pittsburgh
Tyler Beede will join Kyle Crick and Brian Reynolds as former big Giant prospects to play for the Pirates. He was claimed off waivers by Pittsburgh yesterday.