Padres face San Francisco Giants: MLB odds preview and stats
San Diego Padres vs San Francisco Giants Odds
San Diego pays a visit to San Francisco on Saturday, hoping to shut down the Giants bats in baseball action at AT&T Park.
Tim Lincecum gets the call for the San Francisco Giants and he will try to build on a 1-0 mark. In the other dugout, Clayton Richard brings a 0-1 ledger to the game for the Padres as he tries to quiet the Giants bats.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 2-rated Giants and the league No. 7-ranked Padres, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Padres rank No. 9 in the National League at 8.3 hits per game. That compares with San Francisco’s No. 4 ranking in that category.
Comparing defensive stats, San Diego owns the National League's No. 11-rated road mark, allowing 5 runs per game on the highway. San Francisco, on the other hand, rates No. 8 in scoring at home.
In their last action, San Diego was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Giants. Bettors on San Francisco at -215 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. San Diego suffered a 3-2 loss against San Francisco on Friday, as Edinson Volquez wasn't able to lead his team to victory at AT&T Park.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing San Francisco are 3-7
After playing San Francisco are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
A few Padres at Giants trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 12 of San Diego's last 16 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games
San Diego is 7-17 SU in its last 24 games
San Diego is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games when playing San Francisco
San Francisco is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
San Francisco is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 12 of San Francisco's last 16 games when playing San Diego
San Francisco is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games when playing San Diego
San Diego at San Francisco, Sunday, April 21