Giants vs. Rockies, Starting Lineups: Miguel Tejada, Freddy Sanchez Back in Lineup Sunday

The San Francisco Giants have the fourth best home record in the NL at 14-9 so far in 2011, and will look to extended that record Sunday at AT&T Park. They face a Rockies team that has lost eight of their last 10 and have only three road wins since the beginning of May. They also have the pitcher with the lowest ERA in May taking the mound in Ryan Vogelsong (0.57 ERA in May). Sounds like the Giants should win right?

But as they say, that’s why they play the games.

As for Sunday’s lineup, Miguel Tejada and Freddy Sanchez will both be back in at third and second base respectfully, batting second and third respectfully. Eli Whiteside will be back behind the dish to catch Vogelsong, Nate Schierholtz will be in right batting fifth, while Brandon Crawford remains at shortstop batting seventh.

Your San Francisco Giants:

1. Andres Torres CF
2. Miguel Tejada 3B
3. Freddy Sanchez 2B
4. Aubrey Huff 1B
5. Nate Schierholtz RF
6. Cody Ross LF
7. Brandon Crawford SS
8. Eli Whiteside C
9. Ryan Vogelsong P

Colorado Rockies Lineup:

1. Eric Young CF
2. Seth Smith RF
3. Carlos Gonzalez LF
4. Troy Tulowitzki SS
5. Todd Helton 1B
6. Ty Wigginton 3B
7. Chris Nelson 2B
8. Chris Iannetta C
9. Jason Hammel P

First pitch is scheduled for 1:05 p.m. PT this afternoon with coverage on CSN Bay Area and KNBR 680 AM.

For more discussion and analysis of everything San Francisco Giants, head on over to McCovey Chronicles to get in on the action.

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