BOTTOM LINE: San Francisco and Pittsburgh will meet on Sunday.
The Giants are 30-15 on their home turf. San Francisco has hit 147 home runs as a team this season. Brandon Crawford leads the club with 18, averaging one every 15.2 at-bats.
The Pirates have gone 17-34 away from home. Pittsburgh’s lineup has 82 home runs this season, Bryan Reynolds leads them with 18 homers.
The Pirates won the last meeting 10-2. Wil Crowe earned his second victory and Gregory Polanco went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs for Pittsburgh. Kevin Gausman took his fourth loss for San Francisco.
TOP PERFORMERS: Mike Yastrzemski is second on the Giants with 42 RBIs and is batting .229.
Reynolds leads the Pirates with 57 RBIs and is batting .307.
LAST 10 GAMES: Giants: 5-5, .229 batting average, 3.83 ERA, outscored opponents by one run
Pirates: 5-5, .301 batting average, 5.14 ERA, outscored opponents by four runs
Pirates: Jose Soriano: (elbow), Luis Oviedo: (quad), Sam Howard: (oblique), Chase De Jong: (undisclosed), Blake Cederlind: (elbow), Trevor Cahill: (calf), Steven Brault: (lat strain), Ka’ai Tom: (back), Colin Moran: (wrist), Erik Gonzalez: (side).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.