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The San Diego Padres and the San Francisco Giants will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at AT&T Park.
Clayton Richard will be the starting pitcher for the Padres on this day. Lefthander Richard is 0-1 this season with a 5.28 ERA.
Richard's opponent in this one will be Tim Lincecum. The Giants righthander has a 5.63 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.
In their last action, San Diego was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Giants. Bettors on San Francisco at -215 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
San Diego: 5-11 SU
San Francisco: 10-7 SU
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing San Francisco are 3-7
After playing San Francisco are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 12 of San Diego's last 16 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games
San Diego is 7-17 SU in its last 24 games
San Diego is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games when playing San Francisco
San Francisco is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
San Francisco is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 12 of San Francisco's last 16 games when playing San Diego
San Francisco is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games when playing San Diego
San Francisco home to San Diego, Sunday, April 21