Starting pitching has become a concern for the San Francisco Giants over the past couple weeks, and Madison Bumgarner is one reason why.
He'll look to end his winless drought as the NL West leaders begin a 10-game homestand against the Colorado Rockies on Monday night.
After Ryan Vogelsong allowed seven runs in 3 1-3 innings of Sunday's 10-2 loss to Arizona that ended a four-game winning streak, San Francisco starting pitchers have a 5.53 ERA since Sept. 2.
The Giants (83-63), who lead the Los Angeles Dodgers by 7 1/2 games, still finished 4-2 on their six-game road trip, taking two of three in Colorado from Monday through Wednesday.
''It was a good road trip,'' said Buster Posey, who is hitting .469 with three homers over his last eight. ''We have to come away happy taking four of six on the road and now we get to go home for 10 games.''
The Giants, though, have gone only 9-15 at home since July 25, and Bumgarner (14-10, 3.32 ERA) is 0-3 with a 7.29 ERA over his last four star...