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The fans at AT&T Park will be treated to a game between the Chicago Cubs and the San Francisco Giants when they take their seats on Friday.
The Cubs will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Edwin Jackson in this game. Jackson has a 6-11 record and a 5.03 ERA this season.
It'll be Matt Cain toeing the rubber for the Giants in this contest. Righthander Cain is 6-6 with a 5.00 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Chicago was a 3-1 loser on the road against the Diamondbacks. Bettors on Arizona at -164 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
The Giants were an 8-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Reds. That made winners of bettors who got Cincinnati at -117 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.
Chicago: 45-55 SU
San Francisco: 46-55 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing Arizona are 2-8
After a loss are 8-2
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
Chi Cubs are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games
Chi Cubs are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games on the road
Chi Cubs are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing San Francisco
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
San Francisco is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 9 games at home
San Francisco home to Chi Cubs, Saturday, July 27