2019-09-28 15:05:00 EDT
The Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants meet Saturday in MLB action at Oracle Park.
The Los Angeles Dodgers look to stay hot after winning 10 of their last 13 games. The Dodgers have scored 16 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in seven of their last nine games. The Los Angeles Dodgers have won five straight games when scoring four or more runs. Cody Bellinger leads the Dodgers with 166 hits and 114 RBI while Justin Turner and Corey Seager have combined for 270 hits and 150 RBI. Hyun-Jin Ryu gets the ball, and he is 13-5 with a 2.41 ERA and 156 strikeouts this season. Ryu is 6-6 with a 2.79 ERA and 69 strikeouts in his career against the Giants.
The San Francisco Giants need a win after splitting their last 12 games. The Giants have scored 12 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last 10 games. The San Francisco Giants have won five of their last seven games when scoring four or more runs. Kevin Pillar leads the Giants with 155 hits and 86 RBI while Brandon Belt and Brandon Crawford have combined for 235 hits and 115 RBI. Logan Webb gets the ball, and he is 2-2 with a 5.61 ERA and 32 strikeouts this season. This will be Webb’s first career game against the Dodgers.
The Dodgers are 4-0 in their last 4 road games, 1-5 in their last 6 during game 2 of a series and 16-6 in Ryu’s last 22 starts. The Giants are 1-4 in their last 5 home games vs. a team with a winning road record. The Dodgers are 1-4 in Ryu’s last 5 road starts vs. Giants. The under is 33-16-2 in Ryu’s last 51 road starts. The under is 5-2-1 in Giants last 8 home games.
Ryu has allowed 14 hits and six runs in his last 18.1 innings, and he has a 2.95 ERA and .258 allowed batting average on the road. Webb has allowed 20 hits and 15 earned runs in his last 15.1 innings, and he has a 4.35 ERA and .326 allowed batting average at home. Webb has been rocked more times than not, and he’s going up against a Dodgers team that needs to keep winning to at the very least finish with the second best record in baseball for home field purposes. Ryu has been money all year. Give me the Dodgers.