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Arizona Diamondbacks vs San Francisco Giants Odds
San Francisco will try to be nasty hosts on Saturday when the Arizona Diamondbacks pay a visit to AT&T Park.
The Giants will turn to Matt Cain and his 8-8 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Diamondbacks send Brandon McCarthy (3-9) to the hill.
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Giants as -151 favorites on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 7 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
This game puts the Giants, most recently No. 5 in the National League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Diamondbacks, who rate a National League No. 3 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Diamondbacks rank No. 3 in the National League at 9 hits per game. That compares with San Francisco’s No. 5 ranking in that category.
Defensively, Arizona features the National League's No. 9-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.3 runs per game. San Francisco, meanwhile, comes in at No. 15 in the National League at home, scoring 3.4 runs per game.
Last time out for Arizona, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +114 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Arizona didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by Yusmeiro Petit in a losing cause, 3-0, against San Francisco on Friday.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few Diamondbacks at Giants trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games
Arizona is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 6 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 6 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games at home
Arizona at San Francisco, Sunday, September 8