Lambert scheduled to start as Colorado hosts San Francisco
Denver; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT
The Rockies are 20-23 against opponents from the NL West. Colorado has hit 122 home runs as a team this season. Nolan Arenado leads them with 21, averaging one every 17 at-bats.
The Giants are 25-24 against NL West Division teams. The San Francisco offense has compiled a .234 batting average as a team this season, last in the National League. Buster Posey leads the team with a mark of .259. The Giants won the last meeting 2-1. Dereck Rodriguez earned his fourth victory and Stephen Vogt went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and an RBI for San Francisco. Chi Chi Gonzalez registered his second loss for Colorado.
TOP PERFORMERS: Arenado leads the Rockies with 21 home runs and is batting .306. Daniel Murphy is 12-for-33 with four doubles, three home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games for Colorado.
LAST 10 GAMES: Rockies: 2-8, .247 batting average, 7.86 ERA, outscored by 39 runs
Giants: 8-2, .283 batting average, 3.77 ERA, outscored opponents by 33 runs