MLB Baseball - Preview
The San Francisco Giants and the Arizona Diamondbacks will meet on the field at Chase Field on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.
Lefthander Madison Bumgarner will take the mound for the Giants to start this game. Bumgarner is 4-4 this season with a 3.46 ERA.
Bumgarner's opponent in this one will be Trevor Cahill. The Diamondbacks righthander has a 3.27 ERA to go along with a 3-6 record this season.
The Giants were a 3-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Diamondbacks. That made winners of bettors who got Arizona at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.
San Francisco has lost 2 straight games.
San Francisco: 31-29 SU
Arizona: 35-26 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
San Francisco is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 12 of San Francisco's last 17 games on the road
San Francisco is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Arizona
Arizona is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Arizona's last 7 games
Arizona is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Arizona is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing San Francisco
Arizona home to San Francisco, Sunday, June 9