Baseball is streaming live on Peacock this weekend as the San Francisco Giants take on the Philadelphia Phillies in a three-game series starting on Friday, June 18 through Sunday, June 20. Earlier this week, the MLB announced that the series between the Phillies and Giants will air live nationwide on Peacock for free this Father’s
Philadelphia Phillies (33-33, second in the NL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (44-25, first in the NL West) San Francisco; Friday, 9:45 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Phillies: Vince Velasquez (2-1, 4.25 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, 57 strikeouts) Giants: Johnny Cueto (4-3, 4.00 ERA, 1.35 WHIP, 42 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Giants -129, Phillies +111; over/under is 8 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: San Francisco heads into the matchup after a dominant performance by Kevin Gausman.
After a three-game stay in Los Angeles, the Phillies head North to San Francisco to take on old friend Gabe Kapler and the Giants. The Giants were supposed to finish behind the favored Dodgers and Padres in the National League West standings, but have instead surged out to first place. Of course, getting out to good starts hasn’t been a problem for Kapler-helmed teams in the past.