Walker leads Diamondbacks against Giants after 4-hit outing

By The Associated Press

Arizona Diamondbacks (53-61, fourth in NL West) vs. San Francisco Giants (57-57, third in NL West)

San Francisco; Monday, 9:45 p.m. EDT

LIKELY PITCHING: Diamondbacks: Madison Bumgarner (6-11, 4.13 ERA, 1.40 WHIP, 88 strikeouts); Giants: Alex Cobb (3-6, 4.15 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 100 strikeouts)

BOTTOM LINE: The Arizona Diamondbacks take on the San Francisco Giants after Christian Walker had four hits Sunday in a 7-4 win over the Rockies.

San Francisco is 32-27 at home and 57-57 overall. The Giants hit 133 total homers to rank sixth in the NL.

Arizona is 53-61 overall and 21-32 in road games. The Diamondbacks are 39-12 in games when they have scored five or more points.

Monday’s game is the 10th time these teams have met this season. The Diamondbacks have a 6-3 advantage in the season series.

TOP PERFORMERS: Joc Pederson is third on the Giants with 31 extra hits (14 doubles and 17 homers). LaMonte Wade Jr is 6 for 18 with two doubles, four home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games.

Walker has 17 doubles, a triple and 27 homers while hitting .218 for the Diamondbacks. Emmanuel Rivera is 10 for 24 with three doubles and four homers in the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Giants: 6-4, .251 batting average, 4.09 ERA, outscored by two runs

Diamondbacks: 7-3, .269 batting average, 3.34 ERA, outscored opponents by 18 runs

INJURIES: Giants: Evan Longoria: IL 10 days (hamstring), Mauricio Llovera: IL 60 days (hip), Jose Alvarez: IL 60 days (elbow), Zack Littell: IL 15 days (oblique), Colton Welker: IL 60 days (shoulder), Sam Delaplane: IL 60 days (forearm), Anthony DeSclafani: IL 60 days (ankle)

Diamondbacks: Kyle Nelson: IL 15 days (back), Tyler Gilbert: IL 60 days (elbow), Caleb Smith: IL 15 days (hand), Keynan Middleton: IL 15 days (ankle), Humberto Castellanos: 60 -day IL ( elbow), Nick Ahmed: 60 days IL (shoulder)

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