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|San Francisco Giants vs. Tampa Bay Rays|
The Tampa Bay Rays will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the San Francisco Giants at Tropicana Field.
The Giants will give the ball to starter Tim Lincecum in this one. Righthander Lincecum is 5-11 this season with a 4.61 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be David Price who starts for the Rays. Lefthander Price is 6-5 with a 3.57 ERA so far this season.Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Rays on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +142 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Current streak:
San Francisco has won 3 straight games.
Tampa Bay has lost 2 straight games.
San Francisco: 49-59 SU
Tampa Bay: 64-45 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 4-3
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-2
After a win are 5-5
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing San Francisco are 3-4
After playing San Francisco are 3-3
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
Tampa Bay home to San Francisco, Sunday, August 4