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Miami faces the San Francisco Giants in Game three of a four game series.

Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports

In game six of a ten game road trip Miami is facing the Giants. After losing 12-3 last night, the Marlins look to take the third game of this series. David Phelps will be facing Madison Bumgarner.

Pitching Matchup

PROJ ERA FIP ERA MARLINS Giants ERA FIP PROJ ERA
3.83 3.07 3.24 Phelps Bumgarner 3.03 3.20

2.89

David Phelps started the season in the bullpen but will be making his fifth straight start of the season in place of Henderson Alvarez. In Phelps' last start against the Nationals he pitched 6.1 innings giving up six hits with two earned runs and four strikeouts.

The 2014 World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner is three and one this season over six starts. In his last start against the Padres he pitched a strong 7.1 innings giving up no runs on two hits.

Today's Lineups

MIAMI MARLINS SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS
Christian Yelich - LF Norichika Aoki - LF
Martin Prado - 3B Joe Panik - 2B
Giancarlo Stanton - RF Angel Pagan - CF
Marcell Ozuna - CF Buster Posey - C
J.T. Realmuto - C Brandon Belt - 1B
Jeff Baker - 2B Justin Maxwell - RF
Mike Morse - 1B Brandon Crawford - SS
Adeiny Hechavarria - SS Casey McGehee - 3B
David Phelps - RHP Madison Bumgarner - LHP
Dee Gordon was listed Day-To -Day today with a leg injury, he will be sitting his second straight game. Jeff Baker will be taking his place at second base and batting sixth in the order.
Game Notes:
-Miami is on a seven game west coast road trip.
-Can the Marlins hit against Madison Bumgarner?
Bold Prediction: Marlins win 7-5