May 5, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit (52) delivers a pitch against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the second inning at PNC Park. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Pre-Game & Lineups 5/26: San Francisco Giants Host Chicago Cubs, Petit In For Cain

The Giants will host the Cubs in a three game series beginning today at 1:05pm. Yusmeiro Petit (3-1, 4.76 ERA) will make Matt Cain‘s start today and Jeff Samardzija (0-4, 1.46) will start for the Cubs.      

Samardzija has been phenomenal all season for the Cubs, despite being 0-4. His 1.46 ERA is the lowest amongst all MLB starting pitchers this season. Here is how the Giants have matched up against him in the past.

Giants stats

Lineups:

In other news, Hunter Pence had his scooter stolen yesterday on Embarcadero.


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