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A winning streak will be on the line for the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday when they battle the New York Mets at Citi Field.
Righthander Yusmeiro Petit will take the mound for the Giants to start this game. Petit is 3-0 this season with a 2.36 ERA.
The Mets will counter Petit with Zack Wheeler. Righthander Wheeler has a 3.22 ERA to go along with a 7-5 record this season.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Dodgers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +107 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Mets were a 1-0 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Marlins. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -139 on the moneyline, while the total score (1) was good news for UNDER bettors.
San Francisco has won 3 straight games.
New York has won 2 straight games.
San Francisco: 69-81 SU
New York: 67-82 SU
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 3-7
After playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
New York most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing San Francisco are 7-3
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing NY Mets
San Francisco is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
NY Mets are 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games when playing San Francisco
NY Mets home to San Francisco, Wednesday, September 18