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The Pittsburgh Pirates and the San Francisco Giants will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at AT&T Park.
The Pirates will give the ball to starter AJ Burnett in this one. Righthander Burnett is 6-8 this season with a 3.09 ERA.
It'll be Ryan Vogelsong toeing the rubber for the Giants in this contest. Righthander Vogelsong is 2-4 with a 6.29 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Pittsburgh, they were a 6-3 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +135 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Pittsburgh: 76-53 SU
San Francisco: 57-72 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Milwaukee are 8-2
After playing San Francisco are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Colorado are 2-8
After playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pittsburgh's last 7 games when playing San Francisco
Pittsburgh is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Pittsburgh's last 10 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 7 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Francisco's last 10 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 9 games
San Francisco is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Pittsburgh home to Milwaukee, Tuesday, August 27
San Francisco at Colorado, Monday, August 26