With less than two months remaining in the season, it looks like there will be a three-team race for the division crown. The Giants, Dodgers and Diamondbacks all have their strengths and weaknesses. Whoever gets hot over these final few weeks will win the division.
Currently, the NL West teams are not in position to earn one of the two wild-card berths in the playoffs. The second-place team in the NL West, Los Angeles, is currently four games behind the second wild-card team.
Every game down the stretch will be critical. Each team will be allowed to expand their roster on September 1. Some of these September call-ups will play a role for their respective ball clubs. Let's take a look at ten players who the Giants are likely to promote and what their roles might be.