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A winning streak will be on the line for the San Diego Padres on Wednesday when they battle the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
The Padres will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Eric Stults in this game. Stults has a 8-13 record and a 4.07 ERA this season.
Stults's opponent in this one will be Roy Halladay. The Phillies righthander has a 7.19 ERA to go along with a 3-4 record this season.
The Padres were an 8-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Phillies. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at -112 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors.
San Diego has won 4 straight games.
San Diego: 66-77 SU
Philadelphia: 66-78 SU
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
San Diego is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Diego's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing San Diego
Philadelphia is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games when playing at home against San Diego
Philadelphia is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
Philadelphia home to San Diego, Thursday, September 12