Giants vs. Padres - 9/13/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Diego Padres (67-75) at San Francisco Giants (73-68)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 4:05 pm (AT&T Park)
Colin Rea (2-2) (4.26) vs. M Leake (9-8) (3.70)
The Line: San Francisco Giants -151 / San Diego Padres +141 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
The San Francisco Giants look to sweep the San Diego Padres Sunday afternoon.
The San Diego Padres need a win after losing seven of their last 10 games. The Padres have scored four runs in their last three games and three or less runs in six of their last eight games. The Padres have lost five of their last six when scoring three or less runs. Matt Kemp leads San Diego with 146 hits and 94 RBI while Yangervis Solarte and Derek Norris have combined for 114 RBI. The San Diego Padres have lost five of their last six road games. Colin Rea gets the nod, and he’s 2-2 with a 4.26 ERA and 26 strikeouts this season. This is Rea’s first career game against the Giants.
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The San Francisco Giants look for a win after winning five of their last seven games. The Giants have scored 18 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last seven games. The Giants have won five straight when scoring more than three runs. Buster Posey leads San Fran with 160 hits and 83 RBI while Matt Duffy and Brandon Belt have combined for 133 RBI. The San Francisco Giants have won five of their last seven home games. Mike Leake takes the hill, and he’s 9-8 with a 3.70 ERA and 113 strikeouts this season. Leake is 0-2 with a 3.07 ERA and 19 strikeouts in his career against the Padres.
The Padres are 7-20 in their last 27 during game 3 of a series and 1-5 in their last 6 Sunday games. The Giants are 2-5 in their last 7 during game 3 of a series and 20-7 in their last 27 home games. The Padres are 11-28 in the last 39 meetings in San Francisco.
The wheels have officially fallen off for the Padres, while the Giants remain hot on their home field. Hard not to pick San Fran for the sweep.