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Tuesday, August 26 (All times Eastern)

Colorado Rockies (53-77) at San Francisco Giants (68-62), 10:15 p.m.

Probable Starting Pitchers: Colorado - Jorge De La Rosa (13-8, 4.21) San Francisco - Madison Bumgarner (14-9, 3.17)

(SportsNetwork.com) - Madison Bumgarner eyes his 15th win of the season on Tuesday when the San Francisco Giants continue a four-game series with the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park.

Bumgarner won his last time out on Thursday in Chicago, as he held the Cubs to three runs and seven hits in seven innings. He also struck out 12 batters to run his record to 14-9 to go along with a 3.17 ERA.

In four August starts, Bumgarner has compiled a 2-1 record and a 2.03 ERA. However, he has pitched to a 5.86 ERA over his last six home starts.

"He's as mentally tough as you get," Giants manager Bruce Bochy said. "He's got a knack for making pitches when he has to."

Bumgarner has faced the Rockies 19 times and is 8-6 with a 3.38 ERA.

Colorado, meanwhile, will counter with left-hander Jorge De La Rosa, who is 13-8 with a 4.21 ERA. De La Rosa won his second straight start on Wednesday versus Kansas City, as he allowed a pair of runs and five hits in eight innings.

In 23 games (20 starts) versus the Giants De La Rosa is 9-5 with a 4.09 ERA.

San Francisco lost its third straight game on Monday, as Tyler Matzek pitched seven solid innings for his first career road win and Colorado eked out a 3-2 win in Monday's opener.

Matzek (3-9) scattered eight hits and fanned seven to snap a five-start losing streak. The rookie left-hander had been 0-5 over his previous eight road games (seven starts).

The Rockies won their third in a row overall and beat the Giants for a fourth straight time.

Jake Peavy (2-4) yielded six hits and three runs -- one earned -- and had five strikeouts over seven innings. The veteran right-hander was clearly upset at the strike zone in the late innings, which ultimately led to the ejection of manager Bruce Bochy.

Andrew Susac homered for the Giants, who were hampered by four errors in their third straight defeat. They also grounded into four double plays.

San Francisco is a half-game ahead of Atlanta for the second wild card spot.

Colorado is 8-4 against San Francisco this season.

08/26 10:32:47 ET

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    Wednesday at 8:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • ACC: Syracuse at NC State

    Saturday at 12:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • SEC: Florida at Kentucky

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  • Pac 12: Stanford at Arizona

    Saturday at 4:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • ACC: NC State at Clemson

    Tomorrow at 9:00 pm on WRAL-FM

  • ACC: Duke vs. Wake Forest

    Wednesday at 8:00 pm on 620am

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    Thursday at 7:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

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CHI 5
CAR 2
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SAV 49
NCCU 62
 
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MIA 7
FIU 2
 
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DET 12
FLASO 2
 
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PHI 103
TOR 114
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BRK 110
GSW 108
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MIA 115
PHO 98
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MIN 105
LAC 110
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DAL 102
NOP 93
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TEX 61
BAY 59
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SYR 47
UVA 59
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SHSU 76
CARK 49
 
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NWST 92
SELA 79
 
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NCAT 67
COOK 50
 
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HOW 61
NORST 59
 
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DELST 85
HAMP 75
 
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STEPH 83
INCWORD 62
 
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MCNST 70
LAM 69
 
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NO 79
NICST 89
 
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SAV 49
NCCU 62
 
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ALAAM 75
TXSOU 77
 
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VT 59
BC 66
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MVSU 66
GRAM 62
 
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ISU 77
OKLA 70
 
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ALAST 65
PVU 67
 
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ARKPB 64
JST 62
 
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NYR 4
NAS 1
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CHI 5
CAR 2
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SJS 3
MON 0