On Saturday, August 6, 2022, at 7:07 PM, the Oakland Athletics and the San Francisco Giants will play the first game of their series at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California (EDT).
With a record of 51-55 overall, the Giants are in third place in the NL West standings. After losing the last game 3-5, the club was defeated by Los Angeles in a four-game series.
31 at-bats, 3 runs, 5 hits, 2 RBIs, and 2 walks were produced by San Francisco. Jakob Junis was given the loss after pitching 3.2 innings and surrendering 5 hits, 3 runs—3 of them earned—2 walks, and 5 batters.
The Giants have an on-base percentage of.317 and a BAA average of.234 overall. A total of 473 runs, 803 hits, 119 home runs, 454 RBIs, 374 walks, and 901 strikeouts were collected by the squad.
2B Thairo Estrada is hitting 17 home runs while Job Pederson, the left fielder, is averaging.262 BAA. 3B Wilmer Flores produced 84 hits, 56 RBIs, and a.330 on-base percentage.
With a record of 41-66 overall, the Oakland Athletics are in fifth place in the AL West standings. After defeating the Angels 8-7 in the championship game, the Athletics won the three-game series against them by a score of 2-1.
33 at-bats, 8 runs, 8 hits, 8 RBIs, and 8 walks were produced by the team. Paul Blackburn received the victory after pitching 5.0 innings and surrendering 6 hits, 4 runs—4 of them earned—1 walk, 3 batters, and 4 home runs.
The Athletics have an on-base percentage of.276 and a batting average (BAA) average of.215. A total of 367 runs, 753 hits, 93 home runs, 343 RBIs, 265 walks, and 804 strikeouts were produced by the club.
C While playing first base, Sean Murphy is averaging.244 BAA,.319 on-base percentage, 47 RBIs, and 85 hits. Sixteen home runs were hit by Seth Brown. The pitcher is Adam Oller, who had a 1-4 record, a 7.68 ERA, a 1.733 WHIP, and 28 strikeouts this past season.
Oakland will send a pitcher who has taken a lot of hits in each of his last three starts. In their last nine games against Oakland, the Giants have prevailed six times. It’s expected that the San Francisco Giants will triumph, 7-3.
Free Pick: Oakland Athletics