MLB Baseball - Preview
Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Saturday when the Arizona Diamondbacks and the San Francisco Giants meet at AT&T Park.
The Diamondbacks will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Wade Miley in this game. Miley has a 6-7 record and a 4.01 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Matt Cain who starts for the Giants. Righthander Cain is 5-6 with a 5.06 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Arizona, they were a 2-0 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -120 were rewarded, while the 2 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Arizona has lost 2 straight games.
Arizona: 50-46 SU
San Francisco: 44-51 SU
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Arizona's last 10 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing San Francisco
San Francisco is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Arizona
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Francisco's last 10 games when playing at home against Arizona
San Francisco home to Arizona, Sunday, July 21