MLB Baseball - Preview
Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Friday when the San Francisco Giants and the Arizona Diamondbacks meet at Chase Field.
The Giants will give the ball to starter Matt Cain in this one. Righthander Cain is 4-3 this season with a 5.45 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Patrick Corbin who starts for the Diamondbacks. Lefthander Corbin is 9-0 with a 2.06 ERA so far this season.
San Francisco lost its last outing, a 4-0 result against the Blue Jays on June 5. Bettors who backed the Blue Jays at -103 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
The Diamondbacks were a 12-8 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Cardinals. That made winners of bettors who got St. Louis at -170 on the moneyline, while the total score (20) was good news for OVER bettors.
San Francisco: 31-28 SU
Arizona: 34-26 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing Toronto are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing St. Louis are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
San Francisco is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 9 of San Francisco's last 12 games on the road
San Francisco is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Francisco's last 7 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games
Arizona is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 7 games when playing San Francisco
Arizona is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Arizona home to San Francisco, Saturday, June 8