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|Pittsburgh Pirates vs. San Diego Padres|
A winning streak will be on the line for the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday when they battle the San Diego Padres at PETCO Park.
The Pirates will give the ball to starter Gerrit Cole in this one. Righthander Cole is 6-5 this season with a 3.88 ERA.
It'll be Ian Kennedy toeing the rubber for the Padres in this contest. Righthander Kennedy is 4-9 with a 5.12 ERA so far this season.In their last action, Pittsburgh was an 8-1 winner on the road against the Padres. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -122 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Current streak:
Pittsburgh has won 2 straight games.
San Diego has lost 2 straight games.
Pittsburgh: 74-51 SU
San Diego: 56-70 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing San Diego are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After playing Pittsburgh are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Pittsburgh at San Francisco, Thursday, August 22
San Diego home to Chi Cubs, Friday, August 23