Pittsburgh Pirates Home to the San Francisco Giants in MLB Betting Odds Action
The visiting San Francisco Giants hope for a solid performance on Monday as they look to pick up a win at PNC Park against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
San Francisco puts its faith in starter Yusmeiro Petit to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 2-1. Getting the ball for the Pittsburgh Pirates is Jeff Locke, who owns a 0-0 record on the season with a 0.00 ERA.
San Francisco Giants vs Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to pick the Pittsburgh Pirates in this matchup found them as 109 underdogs on the MLB money line at BetDSI. Betting the over under instead? It was 7.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: San Francisco Giants vs Pittsburgh Pirates Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.7-3.4 win for the Giants on Monday. 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
12-19 Pittsburgh battles the Giants, currently with a 20-11 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs San Francisco injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Pittsburgh Pirates at No. 26 and the San Francisco Giants at No. 9 heading into this contest.
How San Francisco Giants vs Pittsburgh Pirates Stats Matchup
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Pittsburgh has baseball's No. 25-rated offensive output, at 8.06 hits per game. The San Francisco Giants average 7.87 hits per game, good for No. 27 on the list.
Comparing defensive stats, San Francisco owns the No. 11-rated road mark, allowing 3.81 runs per game on the highway. Pittsburgh, on the other hand, rates No. 14 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +115 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. San Francisco looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Braves, a 4-1 final on Sunday in support of Madison Bumgarner at Turner Field.
Pittsburgh lost its last outing, a 7-2 result against the Blue Jays on May 4. Bettors who backed the Blue Jays at +115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Pirates were saddled with a loss last time out in Edinson Volquez's start, as they lost 7-2 against Toronto on Sunday at PNC Park.
San Francisco Giants vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Odds Trends
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 5 games
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 6 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games
Pittsburgh is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games at home
Pittsburgh is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing San Francisco
Next Betting Matchups
San Francisco at Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 6th