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The San Francisco Giants and the Chicago Cubs will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Wrigley Field.
The Giants will give the ball to starter Madison Bumgarner in this one. Lefthander Bumgarner is 2-0 this season with a 1.32 ERA.
It'll be Jeff Samardzija toeing the rubber for the Cubs in this contest. Righthander Samardzija is 1-1 with a 2.63 ERA so far this season.
San Francisco lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Cubs on April 12. Bettors who backed the Cubs at +128 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
San Francisco: 7-4 SU
Chicago: 4-6 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing San Francisco are 2-8
After a win are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
San Francisco is 8-2 SU in their last 10 games when playing Chi Cubs
San Francisco is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Francisco's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games
Chi Cubs are 4-10 SU in their last 14 games at home
Chi Cubs are 7-18 SU in their last 25 games
Chi Cubs home to San Francisco, Sunday, April 14