Friday, July 14, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Johnny Cueto vs. Clayton Richard
The San Francisco Giants visit Petco Park on Friday, July 14, 2017 to play the San Diego Padres. The probable starters are Johnny Cueto for the Giants and Clayton Richard for the Padres.
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The opening line for this matchup has San Francisco at -134 and San Diego at +124. The Giants have a 40-43-7 over/under record and a 37-53-0 run line mark. The Padres are 45-43-0 against the run line and have a 42-41-5 over/under record.
Valuable San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
The San Francisco Giants are 40-43-7 against the over/under
The San Francisco Giants are 37-53-0 against the run line
Important San Diego Padres Betting Trends
The San Diego Padres are 42-41-5 against the over/under
The San Diego Padres are 45-43-0 against the run line
Key San Francisco Giants Injuries
07/11/17 3B Eduardo Nunez Hamstring 10-day DL (06/23); expected to be activated Friday vs. San Diego Padres
07/09/17 RF Austin Slater Groin 10-day DL (07/08)
07/08/17 3B Ryder Jones Wrist 10-day DL (07/07)
07/02/17 3B Christian Arroyo Finger 60-day DL (07/02)
06/29/17 P Mark Melancon Arm 10-day DL (06/28)
06/23/17 RF Jarrett Parker Collarbone 60-day DL (04/16)
06/09/17 LF Michael Morse Concussion 10-day DL (06/08)
04/21/17 P Madison Bumgarner Shoulder 60-day DL (04/20)
04/03/17 P Will Smith Elbow 60-day DL (04/01)
Key San Diego Padres Injuries
07/10/17 RF Hunter Renfroe Neck is upgraded to probable Friday vs. San Francisco Giants
06/24/17 P Miguel Diaz Forearm 10-day DL (06/22)
06/21/17 2B Yangervis Solarte Oblique 10-day DL (06/21)
06/06/17 P Jarred Cosart Side 10-day DL (06/06)
06/01/17 P Christian Friedrich Side 60-day DL (03/30)
05/20/17 P Jered Weaver Hip 10-day DL (05/20)
04/25/17 CF Travis Jankowski Foot 10-day DL (04/23)
04/08/17 LF Alex Dickerson Back 60-day DL (03/30)
04/01/17 P Carter Capps Elbow 60-day DL (03/31)
03/31/17 P Buddy Baumann Shoulder 60-day DL (03/30)
03/31/17 P Colin Rea Elbow 60-day DL (02/18)
03/31/17 P Robbie Erlin Elbow 60-day DL (03/30)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Giants have a 34-56 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Johnny Cueto has a 6-7 record with an earned run average of 4.51 and a WHIP of 1.37. He has 98 strikeouts over his 111.2 innings pitched and he's given up 115 hits. He allows 9.3 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.73. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.16 and they have given up 272 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .255 against the bullpen and they've struck out 255 hitters and walked 117 batters. As a team, San Francisco allows 9.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.6 batters per nine innings. They are 24th in the league in team earned run average at 4.68. The Giants pitchers collectively have given up 880 base hits and 423 earned runs. They have allowed 101 home runs this season, ranking them 25th in the league. San Francisco as a pitching staff has walked 273 batters and struck out 685. They have walked 3 men per 9 innings while striking out 7.6 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.42 and their FIP as a unit is 4.18.
As a team San Francisco is hitting .243, good for 23rd in the league. The Giants hold a .374 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .303, which is good for 28th in baseball. They rank 22nd in MLB with 8.4 hits per game. Eduardo Nunez is hitting .299 with an on-base percentage of .323. He has 76 hits this season in 254 at bats with 25 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .413 and an OPS+ of 96. Buster Posey is hitting .324 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .406. He has totaled 89 hits and he has driven in 35 men in 275 at bats. His OPS+ is 141 while his slugging percentage is at .498. The Giants have 754 hits, including 147 doubles and 75 home runs. San Francisco has walked 259 times so far this season and they have struck out 665 times as a unit. They have left 611 men on base and have a team OPS of .677. They score 3.93 runs per contest and have scored a total of 354 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
San Diego has a 38-50 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.66, Clayton Richard has a 5-8 record and a 1.48 WHIP. He has 75 strikeouts over the 110 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 131 hits. He allows 10.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.42. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.59 and they have given up 275 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .234 against the Padres bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 336 batters and walked 118 opposing hitters. As a team, San Diego allows 8.9 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.5 batters per nine innings. They are 22nd in the league in team earned run average at 4.64. The Padres pitchers as a team have surrendered 768 base knocks and 400 earned runs this season. They have given up 120 home runs this year, which ranks 8th in Major League Baseball. San Diego as a staff has walked 288 hitters and struck out 737 batters. They give up a walk 3.3 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.5 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.36 while their FIP as a staff is 4.54.
As a team, they are batting .227, good for 30th in the league. The Padres hold a .383 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .294, which is good for 30th in baseball. They rank 30th in MLB with 7.5 hits per contest. Hunter Renfroe comes into this matchup batting .231 with an OBP of .287. He has 73 hits this year along with 39 RBI in 316 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .449 with an OPS+ of 91. Wil Myers is hitting .255 this season and he has an OBP of .331. He has collected 82 hits in 322 at bats while driving in 42 runs. He has an OPS+ of 108 and a slugging percentage of .466. The Padres as a unit have 658 base hits, including 114 doubles and 102 homers. San Diego has walked 252 times this year and they have struck out on 840 occasions. They have had 564 men left on base and have an OPS of .677. They have scored 3.55 runs per game and totaled 312 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Giants/Padres MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Giants -134
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