San Francisco Giants vs. Arizona Diamondbacks: Preview, Predictions and Picks for June 4, 2024

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Jun 4, 2024 6:16 AM
The Arizona Diamondbacks, leading the series 1-0, look to build on their momentum as they host the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field on Tuesday, June 4, 2024, at 9:40 PM. The Diamondbacks, with a 14-15 home record, aim to capitalize on the Giants' struggling 12-18 road record. In a closely matched series, the Giants will strive to even the score against their opponents.
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Giants vs Diamondbacks starting pitchers

  • Blake Walston for Arizona Diamondbacks
  • Kyle Harrison for San Francisco Giants

Giants vs Diamondbacks statistics

Stat Giants Diamondbacks
Hits 506 (8th) 493 (13th)
Batting Average .246 (11th) .243 (12th)
Runs Batted In 246 (14th) 263 (9th)
Runs 259 (14th) 278 (8th)
Home Runs 55 (Tied-21st) 57 (19th)
Walks 185 (Tied-17th) 194 (9th)
Stolen Bases 19 (30th) 31 (Tied-22nd)
Strikeouts 481 (19th) 479 (21st)
Pitches 8873 (Tied-9th) 8851 (12th)

Arizona Diamondbacks recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/3/24 vs San Francisco Giants W 4-2
6/2/24 @ New York Mets W 5-4
6/1/24 @ New York Mets W 10-5
5/31/24 @ New York Mets L 10-9
5/30/24 @ New York Mets L 3-2

San Francisco Giants recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/3/24 @ Arizona Diamondbacks L 4-2
6/2/24 vs New York Yankees L 7-5
6/1/24 vs New York Yankees L 7-3
5/31/24 vs New York Yankees L 6-2
5/29/24 vs Philadelphia Phillies L 6-1

Giants vs Diamondbacks predictions

As the San Francisco Giants gear up to take on the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field, eyes are on a few key players who could make a significant difference. Thairo Estrada, despite dealing with a thumb injury, is anticipated to continue his solid performance, maintaining his role as a vital asset in the Giants' lineup. With an impressive .248 batting average and leading the team with 31 RBIs, Estrada’s ability to get on base and drive in runs could be crucial. Meanwhile, the young gun Kyle Harrison, set to start on the mound, is definitely someone to watch, given his knack for strikeouts, accumulating 60 so far this season. His performance could be the linchpin for the Giants, especially in curbing the Diamondbacks' hitters.

On the flip side, the Arizona Diamondbacks have a few aces up their sleeves as well. Ketel Marte, shining with a .270 batting average and leading the team with 12 home runs, seems primed to deliver some powerful hits in this matchup. His ability to change the game with one swing could be a spectacle. Additionally, Blake Walston, though less experienced, has shown a promising start to his MLB career with an ERA of 2.16. If he can keep his composure and maintain control on the mound against the aggressive Giants lineup, he could very well set the stage for a Diamondbacks victory.

Taking into account the recent performances and the visible momentum, the prediction tilts slightly in favor of the Arizona Diamondbacks, especially with the home field advantage at Chase Field. While the Giants have their strengths, the Diamondbacks' lineup, combined with Walsteon's current form, appears to be slightly better positioned to clinch another win in this series. Let's have our fingers crossed and see if the Diamondbacks can keep their lead in the series tally or if the Giants will pull off an upset by leveraging their strategic plays and key hitters. What's your take on tonight's game?

Arizona Diamondbacks injuries

  • Kevin Ginkel (RP): Day-To-Day
  • Josh Green (RP): Day-To-Day
  • Geraldo Perdomo (SS): 10-Day-IL
  • Jose Castillo (RP): Day-To-Day
  • Miguel Castro (RP): 15-Day-IL

San Francisco Giants injuries

  • Thairo Estrada (2B): Day-To-Day
  • Austin Slater (RF): 7-Day IL
  • Cole Foster (SS): Day-To-Day
  • Landen Roupp (RP): Day-To-Day
  • Trevor Mcdonald (SP): Day-To-Day

Giants vs Diamondbacks game info

Venue Chase Field
Location Phoenix, Arizona
First pitch Tue 9:40 PM
Temperature 102°
Chance of Rain 0%

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