Astros vs. Giants: Free Live Stream, TV Channel, How to Watch
On Tuesday, Hunter Brown will start for the Houston Astros (16-13) against Anthony DeSclafani and the San Francisco Giants (11-17), with first pitch scheduled for 8:10 PM ET at Minute Maid Park.
The article below will give you everything you need to watch Houston take on San Francisco.
When is Astros vs. Giants and when does it start?
This game between the Astros and Giants will take place on Tuesday, May 2, 2023. You can expect the opening pitch at 8:10 PM ET.
Where to watch Astros vs. Giants
The Astros and Giants will take to the field at Minute Maid Park for this matchup on May 2, and if you would like to catch the action live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!
What channel is the game on?
You can catch this game live on SportsNet SW.
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Astros vs. Giants Game Preview
The Astros beat the Giants 7-3 yesterday, with Ryne Stanek getting the win (1.0 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 K) and Mauricio Dubon leading the way offensively (going 3-for-5 with a double and two RBI). Sean Hjelle (1.0 IP, 5 R, 3 H, 0 K) took the loss for the Giants.
Astros Stats, Odds & Insights
The Astros have put together a 9-10 record in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 47.4% of those games).
Houston averages 0.9 home runs per game to rank 22nd in MLB action with 27 total home runs .
The Astros’ .376 slugging percentage ranks 22nd in baseball.
Houston’s 3.22 team ERA ranks second across all MLB pitching staffs.
The Astros have the sixth-lowest WHIP in MLB (1.184).
Giants Stats, Odds & Insights
The Giants have entered the game as underdogs 17 times this season and won six, or 35.3%, of those games.
San Francisco ranks third in Major League Baseball with 48 home runs.
The Giants rank ninth in the majors with a .433 team slugging percentage.
San Francisco pitchers have a combined ERA of 5.04 ERA this year, which ranks 25th in MLB.
The Giants have a combined WHIP of 1.382 as a pitching staff, which ranks 23rd in MLB.
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Astros Starter Recent Performance: Hunter Brown
|at Rays||Apr. 26||7.0||2||0||0||8||2|
|at Braves||Apr. 21||4.2||7||4||4||7||2|
|vs. Rangers||Apr. 15||7.0||5||2||0||5||1|
|at Twins||Apr. 9||7.0||2||1||0||7||2|
|vs. Tigers||Apr. 3||4.2||6||4||4||5||3|
Giants Starter Recent Performance: Anthony DeSclafani
|vs. Cardinals||Apr. 26||6.0||6||2||2||6||1|
|vs. Mets||Apr. 21||5.0||7||4||4||5||2|
|at Tigers||Apr. 15||6.2||6||3||2||5||0|
|vs. Royals||Apr. 9||6.1||3||1||1||7||0|
|at White Sox||Apr. 3||6.0||3||0||0||4||0|
Astros Key Players to Watch
Brown (3-0) takes the mound for the Astros in his sixth start of the season. He has a 2.37 ERA in 30 1/3 innings pitched, with 32 strikeouts.
In his most recent time out on Wednesday against the Tampa Bay Rays, the right-hander tossed seven scoreless innings while surrendering two hits.
In five games this season, the 24-year-old has put up an ERA of 2.37, with 9.5 strikeouts per nine innings. Opponents are batting .206 against him.
Kyle Tucker has been key for Houston with 28 hits, an OBP of .395 plus a slugging percentage of .455.
Yordan Alvarez is batting .265 this season with a team-high six home runs and 27 RBI.
Jeremy Pena leads Houston in home runs with six. He’s driven in 17 runs and is slugging .466.
Giants Key Players to Watch
DeSclafani (2-1) will take the mound for the Giants, his sixth start of the season.
The right-hander’s last appearance was on Thursday, when he threw six innings against the St. Louis Cardinals, giving up two earned runs while allowing six hits.
The 33-year-old has an ERA of 2.70, a 9 strikeout to walk ratio and a WHIP of .933 in five games this season.
Thairo Estrada leads the Giants with a .333 batting average.
LaMonte Wade Jr’s six home runs pace his team.
J.D. Davis leads the Giants with six home runs and 17 runs batted in.
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