Anderson, Giants to take on Gray, Rockies on Wednesday
Denver; Wednesday, 3 p.m. EDT
LINE: Rockies favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 13 runs
The Rockies are 20-24 against the rest of their division. Colorado has slugged .454, good for fourth in the National League. Charlie Blackmon leads the club with a .603 slugging percentage, including 48 extra-base hits and 20 home runs.
The Giants have gone 26-24 against division opponents. The San Francisco offense has compiled a .236 batting average as a team this season, last in the National League. Buster Posey leads the team with a average of .263. The Giants won the last meeting 8-4. Will Smith earned his third victory and Mike Yastrzemski went 3-for-5 with a double, a home run and three RBIs for San Francisco. Wade Davis took his fourth loss for Colorado.
TOP PERFORMERS: Blackmon leads the Rockies with 48 extra base hits and is batting .319. Daniel Murphy is 13-for-33 with four doubles, three home runs and six RBIs over the last 10 games for Colorado.
LAST 10 GAMES: Rockies: 2-8, .228 batting average, 7.67 ERA, outscored by 42 runs
Giants: 8-2, .277 batting average, 3.73 ERA, outscored opponents by 31 runs