San Francisco Giants vs Chicago Cubs 9/11/21 MLB Baseball Tips, Picks, Predictions
|San Francisco Giants
The Giants (91-50) lead a five-game winning streak and opened a three-game lead over Los Angeles for first place in the NL West. On Friday, Evan Longoria and Brandon Belt managed to propel San Francisco to a 6-1 road win over Chicago.
Star right-hander Kevin Gausman (13-5 2.58 ERA) has been rock solid for the Giants all season. Last time, Gausman allowed three runs in seven innings in a 10-5 road win over Colorado.
The Chicago Cubs have won eight of their last ten games and are looking to end their rebuilding efforts on a high note. In yesterday's loss, Chicago had just two hits and was struck out nine times. 1B Frank Schwindel hit his 12th home run of the season in a losing effort for the Cubs (65-77).
The Cubs will greenlight right-hander Zach Davies (6-10 5.16 ERA) on Saturday. Chicago has won Davies' last three starts and has allowed nine runs in his last 14 innings of work.
|WINNER: San Francisco Giants @ -205|