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The San Francisco Giants and the New York Yankees will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Yankee Stadium.
Righthander Yusmeiro Petit will take the mound for the Giants to start this game. Petit is 4-0 this season with a 3.03 ERA.
Petit's opponent in this one will be Andy Pettitte. The Yankees lefthander has a 3.93 ERA to go along with a 10-10 record this season.
The Giants were a 6-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Yankees. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -163 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors.
San Francisco has lost 2 straight games.
New York has won 2 straight games.
San Francisco: 71-84 SU
New York: 82-73 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing NY Yankees are 4-3
After a loss are 8-2
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 3-4
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 6 games on the road
San Francisco is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 5 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 5 games
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against San Francisco
NY Yankees are 16-5 SU in their last 21 games at home
San Francisco home to LA Dodgers, Tuesday, September 24
NY Yankees home to Tampa Bay, Tuesday, September 24