Pittsburgh Pirates visit San Francisco Giants in MLB Betting Odds Clash
A key battle on the MLB betting odds menu sees the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates dueling the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday at AT&T Park.
The San Francisco Giants will rely on Tim Hudson to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Francisco Liriano will be his counterpart for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Tim Hudson is 8-7 this season, and Francisco Liriano is 2-7.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs San Francisco Giants Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the San Francisco Giants as -127 favorites on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 6.5 for betting fans hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Pittsburgh Pirates vs San Francisco Giants Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.2-4 win for the Giants. A 4.2-4 result in favor of the Giants is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The San Francisco Giants sport a record of 57-49 heading into this matchup, while the Pittsburgh Pirates sit at 56-49 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and San Francisco vs Pittsburgh injuries news.
The San Francisco Giants sit at No. 17 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Pittsburgh Pirates sit at No. 14 on the same chart.
How Pittsburgh Pirates vs San Francisco Giants Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates rank No. 11 at 8.79 hits per game. That compares with the San Francisco Giants No. 25 ranking in that category.
Pittsburgh brings the No. 16-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Giants's No. 8-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Pittsburgh was a 5-0 winner on the road against the Giants. Bettors on Pittsburgh at +142 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Pirates didn't allow a single run in their last start, as their staff shut out San Francisco 5-0 on Monday at AT&T Park.
Next Betting Matchups
Pittsburgh at San Francisco, Wednesday, July 30th