Padres at Giants 6/12/19 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants
MLB: 9:45 PM EST
Jun. 12, 2019
Latest Odds : SD -145 Total 7.5
The San Diego Padres are set to visit Oracle Park in San Francisco, California for a National League West clash against the San Francisco Giants. The San Diego Padres come into this matchup with a 33-33 record, and they will be looking to rebound after dropping their latest home game against the Washington Nationals, 5-2. Luis Perdomo received the starting nod for the San Diego Padres, and he had success as he went 3.1 scoreless innings. Franmil Reyes had a solid game from the plate for the San Diego Padres as he went 2 for 4 with 1 RBI.
The San Diego Padres are set to start Joey Lucchesi (5-3, 4.21 ERA) who struggled in his latest start as he gave up 4 earned runs in 5 innings against the Washington Nationals. Joey Lucchesi struggled in his 1 start against the San Francisco Giants during the 2019 season as he gave up 7 earned runs in 4 innings.
The San Francisco Giants come into this matchup with a 26-38 record, and they will be looking to rebound after dropping their recent series finale against the Los Angeles Dodgers, 1-0. Madison Bumgarner received the starting nod for the San Francisco Giants, and he had success as he gave up 1 earned run in 7 innings. Joe Panik was the lone San Francisco Giant to record an XBH as he hit his 12th double of the season.
The San Francisco Giants are set to start Shaun Anderson (1-1, 4.18 ERA) who struggled in his latest start as he gave up 3 earned runs in 6 innings against the New York Mets. Shaun Anderson has never recorded a start against the San Diego Padres, but he has struggled in 3 home starts this season as he is posting a 4.80 ERA.
Recent Betting Trends:
Padres are 4-1 in Lucchesis last 5 starts.
Over is 6-2-2 in Padres last 10 overall.
Giants are 1-5 in their last 6 vs. National League West.
Under is 5-1 in Giants last 6 Wednesday games.
Free Betting Pick: San Diego Padres -145
The San Diego Padres have dominated the San Francisco Giants as of recent as they have won 6 of their last 8 meetings. The pitching matchup may be a stalemate in this game, but the San Diego Padres have the clear-cut talent edge. The San Diego Padres have hit 38 more HRs than the San Francisco Giants this season, and a huge reason for that can be accredited to Franmil Reyes. The San Diego Padres also have a respectable above .500 record on the road this season, but the San Francisco Giants are only 11-20 in their home ballpark. The San Diego Padres have also performed well as a team when the young Joey Lucchesi is on the mound. Final Score Prediction, San Diego Padres win 5-4.