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The New York Yankees and the San Diego Padres will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at PETCO Park.
The Yankees will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander CC Sabathia in this game. Sabathia has a 9-9 record and a 4.65 ERA this season.
The Padres will counter Sabathia with Andrew Cashner. Righthander Cashner has a 3.88 ERA to go along with a 7-5 record this season.
Last time out for New York, they were a 3-0 winner as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Yankees at +170 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, San Diego was a 4-1 loser at home against the Reds. Bettors on Cincinnati at -128 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
New York: 56-51 SU
San Diego: 50-59 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing San Diego are 6-3
After playing LA Dodgers are 4-5
After a win are 4-6
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing NY Yankees are 2-7
After playing Cincinnati are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
NY Yankees are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games
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 4-8 SU in its last 12 games at home
San Diego is 0-5 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
San Diego home to NY Yankees, Saturday, August 3