Montas set to start as Oakland hosts San Francisco

San Francisco Giants (79-44, first in NL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (70-54, second in AL West)

Oakland, California; Sunday, 4:07 p.m. EDT

PITCH LIKELY: Giants: Logan Webb (7-3, 2.92 ERA, 1.13 WHIP, 98 strikeouts) Athletics: Frankie Montas (9-9, 4.04 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, 152 strikeouts )

FANDUEL SPORT BOOK LINE: Athletics -112, Giants -105; over / under is 8 races

BOTTOM LINE: The San Francisco Giants head to the Oakland Athletics on Sunday.

The Athletics are 35-26 in home games in 2020. Oakland’s offense has compiled a .235 batting average this season, Starling Marte leads the team with a .312 rating.

The Giants are 37-25 on the road. The San Francisco roster has 186 homers this season, Kris Bryant leads the club with 22 homers.

The Giants won the last game 6-5. Tyler Rogers claimed his fourth victory and Bryant went 1 to 4 with a home run and two RBIs for San Francisco. Lou Trivino recorded his fifth loss for Oakland.

BEST PERFORMERS: Matt Olson leads the track with 81 RBIs and hits 0.276.

Bryant leads the Giants with 48 more hits and 60 RBIs.

LAST 10 GAMES: Athletics: 4-6, batting average 0.240, ERA 4.55, edged opponents by seven points

Giants: 7-3, 0.263 batting average, 2.64 ERA, edged opponents by 10 points

INJURIES: Athletics: Trevor Rosenthal: (chest), Mike Fiers: (right elbow), Chris Bassitt: (face), Stephen Piscotty: (wrist).

Giants: Dedniel Nunez: (elbow), Reyes Moronta: (right flexor), Anthony DeSclafani: (ankle), Johnny Cueto: (flexor), Tyler Beede: (back), Luis Gonzalez: (undisclosed).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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