Jason Marquis vs Tim Lincecum matchup featured in MLB action
San Diego Padres vs San Francisco Giants Odds
The San Francisco Giants host San Diego on Wednesday, looking to build on their 55-42 mark against the 41-58 Padres in MLB betting action at AT&T Park.
The match puts starter Jason Marquis for the Padres on the hill facing Tim Lincecum for the Giants. Marquis brings a 5-9 mark to the game, while Lincecum is 4-10 to date on the season.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Padres listed as underdogs of +-185 at most sportsbooks. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 7.5, depending on the book.
The Giants - Padres odds would favor the Giants if the lines were set according to our power ranks. San Francisco is rated No. 3 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while San Diego is at No. 13 in the National League.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, San Francisco owns the No. 4 ranking for hits in the National League at 9 per game. By contrast, the Padres are rated No. 16 in the same category at 7.9 per game.
Comparing defensive stats, San Diego owns the National League's No. 10-rated road mark, allowing 4.7 runs per game on the highway. San Francisco, on the other hand, rates No. 15 in scoring at home.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -173 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. San Diego suffered a 3-2 loss against San Francisco on Tuesday, as Edinson Volquez wasn't able to lead his team to victory at AT&T Park.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing San Francisco are 1-9
After a loss are 5-5
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After playing San Diego are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
A few Padres at Giants trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
San Diego is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games on the road
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
San Francisco is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against San Diego
San Francisco is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing San Diego
San Francisco is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
San Diego at Miami, Friday, July 27
San Francisco home to LA Dodgers, Friday, July 27