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The San Francisco Giants and the New York Yankees will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Yankee Stadium in an interleague contest.
The Giants will give the ball to starter Tim Lincecum in this one. Righthander Lincecum is 10-13 this season with a 4.40 ERA.
Starting this game for the Yankees will be CC Sabathia. The lefthander has a 4.90 ERA to go along with a 13-13 record this season.
In their last action, San Francisco was a 2-1 winner on the road against the Mets. Bettors on San Francisco at -141 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for New York, they were a 6-2 loser as they battled the Blue Jays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jays at +109 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
San Francisco: 71-82 SU
New York: 80-73 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing NY Yankees are 3-3
After playing NY Mets are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 2-4
After playing Toronto are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
San Francisco is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
San Francisco is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Yankees's last 8 games at home
NY Yankees are 14-5 SU in their last 19 games at home
NY Yankees are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games
NY Yankees home to San Francisco, Saturday, September 21