Tyler Anderson pitched the first complete game of his career in his meeting against the Diamondbacks last Saturday. Anderson allowed 1 run off 3 hits with 4 strikeouts and walked 0 batters in the Giants 5-1 win. He is 3-1 with a 5.32 ERA in 10 career games (8 starts) against Arizona. He is 1-0 in 3 starts at Chase Field with an ERA of 10.34 with 16 strikeouts over a 4 game span.
Zac Gallen will look for redemption in this rematch against the Giants. He pitched 6 innings and allowed 1 run off 3 hits with 4 walks and struck out 6 batters. Gallen is still in search of his first win over 6 starts this season, he has 42 strikeouts in 36 innings of work while compiling a 2.25 ERA. Gallen is 2-3 at home for his career in 11 starts with opponents hitting .190 off him with 77 strikeouts and a 2.64 ERA.
First pitch is at 6:40 pm
Tonight the teams will celebrate Jackie Robinson Day, which is usually observed on April 15.
(see post here for my tribute -- https://www.sportstalk916.com/post/jackie-robinson-day-a-baseball-tradition)