San Francisco Giants vs. Houston Astros - 8/12/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Houston Astros (61-53) at San Francisco Giants (60-52)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 3:45 pm (AT&T Park)
S Feldman (4-5) (4.46) vs. C Heston (11-6) (3.48)
The Line: San Francisco Giants -142 / Houston Astros +132 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN-Bay, ROOT-Southwest
The San Francisco Giants and the Houston Astros face off on Wednesday in San Frqancisco as hey continue their MLB Interleague series.
The San Francisco Giants took advantage of their chances on Tuesday to get the win over the Astros. Brandon Belt hit two home runs and Buster Posey and Gregor Blanco each had hits as the Giants scored three runs on seven hits. Starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner allowed fie hits and a run while striking out 12 over 9.0 innings to get the win and raise his record to 13-6 for the season. For Wednesday’s game the Giants start Christopher Heston who has allowed 122 hits and 52 earned runs while striking out 1-2 over 134.2 innings for an 11-6 record and a 3.48 ERA.
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The Houston Astros just couldn’t get to Bumgarner on Tuesday as they fell to the Giants. Jose Altuve had two hits and Carlos Gomez and Chris Carter each had hits as the Astros scored one run on five hits. Starting pitcher Scott Kazmir allowed seven hits and three runs, two earned, while striking out three over 5.2 innings to take the loss and fall to 6-7 for the season. For Wednesday’s game the Astros start Scott Feldman who has allowed 93 hits and 42 earned runs while striking out 47 over 84.2 innings for a 4-5 record and a 4.46 ERA.
San Francisco is 9-1 in their last 10 home games, 6-2 against the AL West, and 4-1 in Heston’s last five starts. Houston is 5-1 in their last six interleague road games, 16-6 against the NL West, and 5-15 I Feldman’s last 20 road starts. Houston is 11-28 in their last 39 games in San Francisco.
I don’t expect the bats to be quiet here and I look for this one to go over the total. My stronger play is on the winning team and I will post that in the Premium Area as well as on the App.