On the evening of May 21, 2024, the San Francisco Giants are set to battle the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park, starting at 6:40 PM under expected overcast skies. Logan Webb will take the mound for the Giants, carrying a notable ERA of 3.034, while Martín Pérez will pitch for the Pirates, with a higher ERA of 4.860.

Currently, the Giants are in 7th place within the NL West Division, showcasing a record of 23-25, translating to a .480 win percentage. They’ve shown some resilience recently, winning 6 of their last 10 games, and are riding a winning streak of four games. The Giants have been stronger at home with a 15-10 record compared to their challenges on the road, where they have 8 wins and 15 losses.

In contrast, the Pirates are positioned 9th in the NL Central Division, holding a 22-26 win-loss record, which gives them a win percentage of .460. They boast a balanced 7-7 divisional record and have won 9 out of their 21 home games. With 180 runs scored versus 207 allowed, their season has been a struggle for consistency.

As for the odds, the game seems tightly contested. The Giants are slight favorites with a 1.5 point spread and a -134 money line, while the Pirates are set at a +114 on the home side. The total over/under for the game is pegged at 8.0, reflecting expectations for moderate scoring.