TONIGHT’S GAME…The San Francisco Giants host the Colorado Rockies tonight in the middle game of this three game series…LHP Jorge De La Rosa (16-6, 3.31) is scheduled to face RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-5, 5.62).
ON THE MOUND…RHP Ryan Vogelsong is 5-1 with a 2.40 ERA (12er, 45.0ip) in seven career starts against the Rockies…he was 4-0 in four starts against them in 2011 and then he went 1-1 in three starts last season.
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MARCO SCUTARO… Has been the second hardest batter to strikeout in the Majors, averaging 15.91 PA/K.
SERIES NOTES…The Giants and Rockies conclude their season series with these three games this week.
PABLO SANDOVAL… Is hitting .372 with 20 RBI in his last 25 games… Recorded his 2nd career three HR game on Wed. at SD.
Yusmeiro Petit… Tomorrow the 28-year-old right-hander will make his fourth start for the Giants this season.
WRAPPING UP…Just 18 games remain on the Giants’ regular season schedule…including tonight, the Giants have eight more home games and 10 road games…SF embarks on their final road trip of the season following tomorrow’s game, a 10-game, 11-day trip to Los Angeles (three games) and then New York for a week (Mets and Yankees).
PROBABLES AND BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT AND TOMORROW (ALL GAME TIMES PDT):
- Tuesday, Sept. 10 vs. Colorado (7:15): LHP Jorge De La Rosa (16-6, 3.31) vs. RHP Ryan Vogelsong (3-5, 5.62) – CSN-BA
- Wednesday, Sept. 11 vs. Colorado (12:45): RHP Juan Nicasio (8-7, 4.68) vs. RHP Yusmeiro Petit (3-0, 2.05) – CSN-BA
note: all games broadcast on KNBR radio (English)/81 home games and two road contests broadcast on KTRB 860 ESPN Deportes (Spanish)