TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants visit the Miami Marlins tonight in the first game of this three game series…RHP Nathan Eovaldi (2-2, 2.82) is scheduled to face RHP Chad Gaudin (5-2, 2.42).
ON THE HILL…Since moving into the rotation on June 2, RHP Chad Gaudin has been one of the Giants’ best starters, going 5-1 with a 2.60 ERA (18er, 62.1ip) in his 11 starts (six are quality outings).
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Has appeared in 29 games for the Giants, going 5-2 with a 2.42 ERA (25er, 93.0ip) and a .209 (70-for-335) opponents avg. against.
Has posted a 1-0 record in his last three starts, allowing just two earned runs on 10 hits and eight walks with 19 strikeouts (0.98 ERA).
Tossed 5.0 innings, allowing one unearned run on two hits and three walks with six strikeouts but did not factor into the decision in the Giants 3-2 victory over Baltimore last Saturday.
Did not factor into the decision in the Giants 4-2 victory over the Brewers on August 5…threw 6.1 innings, allowing one earned run on four hits and four walks with eight strikeouts.
Recorded the second hit of his career on July 31 at Philadelphia, snapping what was the longest active big league hitless drought at 40 ABs.
PROBABLES, BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR THIS SERIES AT MIAMI (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):
- Friday, August 16 at Miami (4:10): RHP Nathan Eovaldi (2-2, 2.82) vs. RHP Chad Gaudin (5-2, 2.42) – CSN-BA
- Saturday, August 17 at Miami (4:10): RHP Henderson Alvarez (2-1, 3.18) vs. RHP Matt Cain (7-8, 4.44) – CSN-BA
- Sunday, August 18 at Miami (10:10): RHP Tom Koehler (3-8, 4.62) vs. LHP Madison Bumgarner (11-7, 2.73) – CSN-BA
note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)