Robbie Erlin faces Madison Bumgarner in MLB odds action
San Francisco Giants vs San Diego Padres Odds
The San Diego Padres look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Giants arrive at PETCO Park on Tuesday.
It's a pitching duel between Robbie Erlin for the Padres (2-2 on the year) and Madison Bumgarner for San Francisco (11-9 so far).
The Padres - Giants odds would favor the Giants if the lines were set according to our power ranks. San Diego is rated No. 15 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while San Francisco is at No. 5 in the National League.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up San Diego's No. 12 ranked National League offense (3.8 runs per game) against a Giants defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 11 in the National League at 4.4 runs allowed per game. The Padres have been averaging 8.4 hits per game, less than the Giants have managed so far this season (8.9 hits on average).
San Diego owns the National League's No. 14 defense, allowing 4.5 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with San Francisco's National League No. 11-rated defense.
San Francisco was a 4-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Padres. They lost as +118 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors. The Giants were saddled with a loss last time out in Barry Zito's start, as they lost 4-1 against San Diego on Monday at PETCO Park.
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a win are 2-8
A few Giants at Padres trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 20 of San Francisco's last 25 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Francisco's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 7 games on the road
San Francisco is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
San Diego is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 20 of San Diego's last 25 games when playing at home against San Francisco
San Francisco at San Diego, Wednesday, September 4