The Los Angeles Dodgers head to the bay to take on the San Francisco Giants. Stephen Fife and Madison Bumgarner are the respective starters. For MLB odds check out Top Bet sportsbook.
The Dodgers enter this game in third place in the NL West, 9.5 games back of the Diamondbacks. Fife comes into this matchup 3-2 with a 4.22 ERA and 1.41 WHIP. He lost his last decision in Pittsburgh against the Pirates tossing five innings, giving up eight hits and five earned runs, walking two and striking out three. Fife has not pitched well on the road this season tossing 19 1/3 innings, giving up 31 hits and 16 earned runs while striking out 11. During that span he has a 7.45 ERA and 2.07 WHIP. Against the Giants this season, he started once and threw five innings while giving up five hits and two earned runs and four strikeouts.
The Giants come into this game in last place in the NL West, 3.5 games behind Arizona. They have won eight of their last ten games and are 23-14 at their park this season. Bumgarner comes in with a 5-5 record and 5.84 ERA with a 1.60 WHIP. In his last start in San Francisco, he gave up three earned runs while surrendering six hits and striking out six as well. At home this season he has a 4.95 ERA and 1.43 WHIP over 40 innings pitched.
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