Zack Greinke and Alex Wooden, former teammates with the Los Angeles Dodgers, would be the starters on Saturday when the Houston Astros go to the San Francisco Giants in a battle of the highest two data in MLB coming into Friday.
The Giants are 6-2 in Wooden’s final eight begins and he has give up three runs or fewer in every of his final 5 begins. He’s backed by a bullpen that’s third within the majors in ERA.
Greinke has been considerably higher away from Houston than at residence, going 5-0 in 9 highway begins with a 2.25 ERA and surrendering to opponents a .200 batting common and 0.9 residence runs per 9 innings. The Astros’ bullpen ERA ranks fifteenth.
Houston leads MLB in runs per recreation, coming into the collection averaging 5.46 general and 5.78 on the highway, however the Giants have hit extra residence runs, belting 1.48 per recreation, which leads the NL.
The Giants entered the collection ranked third general in ERA. Having allowed three runs or fewer in 12 of their earlier 17 video games and coming into the collection an MLB-best 33-16 at residence, they are going to add one other win to their document.
The play: Giants, even.