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MLB BASEBALL

San Diego Padres vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

The Pittsburgh Pirates will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Wednesday when they take on the San Diego Padres at PNC Park.

The Padres will trot Tyson Ross out to the mound in this one. Righthander Ross has a 3-5 record and a 3.21 ERA this season.

Ross's opponent in this one will be Charlie Morton. The Pirates righthander has a 3.54 ERA to go along with a 7-4 record this season.

The Padres were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Pirates. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at +170 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
San Diego has won 3 straight games.
Pittsburgh has lost 2 straight games.

Team records:
San Diego: 70-80 SU
Pittsburgh: 87-64 SU

San Diego most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Pittsburgh are 8-2
After playing Pittsburgh are 8-2
After a win are 6-4

Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing San Diego are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
San Diego is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
San Diego is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
San Diego is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Pittsburgh's last 10 games when playing at home against San Diego
Pittsburgh is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games at home

Next up:
Pittsburgh home to San Diego, Thursday, September 19