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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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Final
CHA 115
ATL 100
Final
CAR 3
NJD 1
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NYY 2
BAL 10
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TAM 6
BOS 9
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MIA 1
HOU 1
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MIN 7
PHI 1
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DET 4
STL 3
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PIT 8
TOR 3
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TOR 3
ATL 5
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NYM 10
WAS 2
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CIN 9
CHC 5
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MIL 2
CLE 3
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CHC 18
COL 4
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CWS 4
OAK 10
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TEX 2
SDP 3
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SEA 8
SFG 9
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ARI 5
KAN 10
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ANA 4
LOS 5
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CHA 115
ATL 100
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CHI 111
NYK 80
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MIL 95
GSW 108
 
4th
UTA 82
OKC 69
 
Half
POR 58
DEN 53
 
Final
WISC 85
ARZ 78
Final
YALE 78
CAN 73
 
Final
KENT 68
ND 66
 
Final
WAS 3
NAS 4
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NYI 2
ANA 3
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PIT 3
ARI 2
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BOS 4
NYR 2
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PHI 2
SJS 3
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DET 4
TAM 0
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MON 3
FLA 2
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CAR 3
NJD 1
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TOR 4
OTT 3
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STL 2
CLB 4
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MIN 4
LOS 1
3rd
COL 5
BUF 3
 
2nd
VAN 1
DAL 1