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San Francisco Giants vs. Philadelphia Phillies

The San Francisco Giants and the Philadelphia Phillies will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Citizens Bank Park.

The Giants will trot Barry Zito out to the mound in this one. Lefthander Zito has a 4-7 record and a 4.92 ERA this season.

The Phillies will counter Zito with John Lannan. Lefthander Lannan has a 4.13 ERA to go along with a 2-4 record this season.

San Francisco was a 2-1 loser in its last match at home against the Cubs. They lost as -148 favorites, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Philadelphia, they were a 12-4 loser as they battled the Tigers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Tigers at -230 were rewarded, while the 16 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Current streak:
San Francisco has lost 4 straight games.
Philadelphia has lost 8 straight games.

Team records:
San Francisco: 46-58 SU
Philadelphia: 49-56 SU

San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of San Francisco's last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 7 games at home
Philadelphia is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing San Francisco
Philadelphia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Francisco

Next up:
Philadelphia home to San Francisco, Wednesday, July 31