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The San Francisco Giants will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Wednesday when they take on the Philadelphia Phillies at AT&T Park.
Righthander Jonathan Pettibone will take the mound for the Phillies to start this game. Pettibone is 2-0 this season with a 3.24 ERA.
Pettibone's opponent in this one will be Barry Zito. The Giants lefthander has a 3.06 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.
The Phillies were a 6-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Giants. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at +129 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.
Philadelphia has won 2 straight games.
San Francisco has lost 2 straight games.
Philadelphia: 16-18 SU
San Francisco: 19-14 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 7-3
After playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing San Francisco
Philadelphia is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Philadelphia is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
Philadelphia is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
San Francisco is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
San Francisco is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Francisco's last 10 games
Philadelphia at Arizona, Thursday, May 9
San Francisco home to Atlanta, Thursday, May 9