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The San Francisco Giants and the Milwaukee Brewers will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Miller Park.
The Giants will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Barry Zito in this game. Zito has a 2-0 record and a 0.00 ERA this season.
Zito's opponent in this one will be Wily Peralta. The Brewers righthander has a 4.50 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 10-7 winner as they battled the Cubs on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -107 were rewarded, while the 17 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Milwaukee was a 4-3 winner on the road against the Cardinals. Bettors on Milwaukee at +145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
San Francisco has won 2 straight games.
San Francisco: 9-4 SU
Milwaukee: 3-8 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After a win are 8-2
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
San Francisco is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
San Francisco is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
San Francisco is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Milwaukee's last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 6 games when playing San Francisco
Milwaukee is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against San Francisco
Milwaukee home to San Francisco, Wednesday, April 17