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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the San Francisco Giants and the San Diego Padres meet at PETCO Park.
Righthander Tim Lincecum will take the mound for the Giants to start this game. Lincecum is 4-9 this season with a 4.61 ERA.
It'll be Edinson Volquez toeing the rubber for the Padres in this contest. Righthander Volquez is 6-7 with a 5.33 ERA so far this season.
San Francisco won its last outing, a 10-1 result against the Padres on July 12. Bettors who backed the Giants at -109 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
San Diego has lost 2 straight games.
San Francisco: 41-50 SU
San Diego: 41-52 SU
A few trends to consider:
San Francisco is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games ,when playing on the road against San Diego
San Francisco is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games ,
San Francisco is 2-10-1 SU in its last 13 games ,on the road
San Diego is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games ,when playing San Francisco
San Diego is 1-5-1 SU in its last 7 games ,at home
San Diego is 1-12-1 SU in its last 14 games ,
San Diego home to San Francisco, Sunday, July 14