San Diego Padres vs San Francisco Giants: Match Prediction, Injury Report & Players to watch out for

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Match Preview: San Diego Padres vs San Francisco Giants

The San Diego Padres will face the San Francisco Giants on 21st May 2022, in what will be the second game of their ongoing series.

The Padres continued their good run of form and displayed that in the first game where they defeated the Giants in a close encounter. The second game could turn out to be very crucial for the two division rivals.

  • Padres currently have a record of 25-14.
  • Giants currently have a record of 22-16.

Injury Report:

Padres:

PLAYERPOSITIONUPDATEDINJURYINJURY STATUS
Michel BaezRPThu, May 19ElbowExpected to be out until at least Jun 4
Matt BeatyRFWed, May 18ShoulderExpected to be out until at least May 21
Adrian MorejonSPWed, May 11ElbowExpected to be out until at least Jun 7
Pierce JohnsonRPMon, May 9ElbowExpected to be out until at least Jun 20
Fernando TatisSSFri, May 6WristExpected to be out until at least Jun 13
Austin AdamsRPThu, Apr 28ForearmExpected to be out until at least Jul 1
Drew PomeranzRPMon, Mar 28ElbowExpected to be out until at least Jun 7

Giants:

PLAYERPOSITIONUPDATEDINJURYINJURY STATUS
LaMonte WadeRFFri, May 20KneeExpected to be out until at least May 30
Anthony DeSclafaniSPMon, May 16AnkleExpected to be out until at least Jun 21
Jake McGeeRPFri, May 13BackExpected to be out until at least May 26
Steven DuggarCFFri, Apr 22ObliqueExpected to be out until at least Jun 24
Matthew BoydSPMon, Apr 11ElbowExpected to be out until at least Jun 4
Source: CBS Sports

Player to watch out for in San Diego Padres vs San Francisco Giants

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA – JULY 26: Manny Machado #13 of the San Diego Padres looks on after striking out during the fourth inning of a game against the San Francisco Giants at PETCO Park on July 26, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
  • Manny Machado – Padres

Manny once again was at his best in the first game of the series. The current favorite to win NL MVP Machado will look to help his team win the second game as well against their arch-rivals.

Match Prediction & Telecast Details:

The Padres are by far in the better form, and they are expected to take care of the things in game 2 as well just as they did in the 1st game of the series.

  • Match Prediction: San Diego Padres to win the game.

You can watch the game on MLB TV.

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