Padres vs Giants Best Bet 8/30/22

by | Aug 30, 2022 | mlb

San Diego Padres vs San Francisco Giants

Date: Tuesday August 30th, 09:45 ET

Location: Oracle Park

TV: Bally Sports San Diego

Money Line: Padres -110 / Giants -110 (BetOnline - Check out their awesome NFL contests!)

Total Line: 7.5

STARTING PITCHING

San Diego: Blake Snell (5-7, 4.24)
San Francisco: Logan Webb (11-7, 3.33)

Padres Projected Lineup

Trent Grisham CF
Ha-seong Kim SS
Josh Bell 1B
Juan Soto RF
Jake Cronenworth SS
Manny Machado 3B
Austin Nola C
Brandon Drury 2B
Jurickson Profar LF
Blake Snell P

Giants Projected Lineup

Brandon Crawford SS
Joey Bart C
Mike Yastrzemski RF
Thairo Estrada 2B
Evan Longoria 3B
Luis Gonzalez P
J.D. Davis 3B
Austin Slater CF
Wilmer Flores 1B
Logan Webb P

STRAIGHT UP/ OVER/UNDER / RUN LINE RECORDS

San Diego Padres: 71-59-0 SU / OU 59-67-4 / Run Line W/L 58-72-0
San Francisco Giants: 61-66-0 SU / OU 61-59-7 / Run Line W/L 55-72-0

The San Francisco Giants host the San Diego Padres on Tuesday August 30th at Oracle Park. The first pitch in this matchup is scheduled for 09:45 ET. The MLB Odds Board places San Francisco as the favorite (-110), with an OU line set at 7.5.

Recent Form

In the San Diego Padres last game, they picked up a 6-5 win over the SF Giants. For the game, San Diego’s pitching staff allowed 5 runs on 18 hits. The Padres lineup had a good night at the plate, coming up with 10 hits, leading to 6 runs. San Diego picked up the win, despite getting 115.0 on the moneyline. This game went over the posted over-under line of 7.0 runs. On the season, San Diego’s over-under record is 59-67-4.

The Padres come into this game with a 3-2 record over their last 5 contests. Despite their recent success, their last 5 run margin comes in at -5. Offensively, the team has put up 30 runs in their last 5 games. San Diego’s season average comes in at 4.43 (13th. So far, San Diego has won over half of their 41 series played, going 21-14-6.

In their last game, the Giants suffered a 1 run loss to the Padres by a score of 6-5. San Francisco’s pitching staff gave up 11 hits, leading to 6 runs for the Padres. In the loss, the Giants’ offense still came up with 10 hits and 5 runs. San Francisco came away with a loss, despite being favored on the moneyline (-125.0). For the season, the team has been favored in 94 games, winning at a rate of 55%. The Giants and Padres went over the run total line set at 7.0 runs. Overall, the team has gone over the betting line in over half of their games, going 61-59-7.

In their last 5 contests, the Giants have 0 wins, going 0-5. This recent slump is backed by a scoring margin of -21 over their last 5 games. The team’s offense is partly to blame for their recent slump, as they have averaged just 2.2 runs over their last 5 game. San Francisco has a below .500 series record of just 17-18-7.

Pitching Matchup

The San Diego Padres will send Blake Snell to the mound with an overall record of 5-7. So far, Snell has put together an ERA of 4.24. In his appearances leading up to today, he has lasted an average of 5.12 innings. Snell comes into the game with a batting average allowed of 0.239. Opposing batters are hitting for power at a below-average rate against Snell, as he is allowing just 0.93 per 9 innings. Per game, Blake Snell is averaging 6.82, on a strikeout percentage of 31.0%. Command has been a problem for Snell, as he is giving up 3.93 walks per outing.

In today’s game, San Francisco turns to starter Logan Webb. For the year, he has a record of 11-7. In his previous outings, Webb has lasted an average of 6.12 innings, putting together an ERA of just 3.33. Across his previous appearances, the right-hander has a batting average allowed of 0.242. Opposing batters are hitting for power at a below average rate against Webb, as he is allowing just 0.57 per 9 innings. Overall, Logan Webb has struckout 20.0% of the batters he has faced. On average, he averages 5.0 K’s per game. Command has been a problem for Webb, as he is giving up 2.54 walks per outing.

San Diego vs San Francisco History

Today’s matchup between the San Diego Padres and San Francisco Giants will be their 15th meeting of the season. So far, San Diego is leading the season series, 9-5. Through 14 games, the series over-under record is 8-6, with the average run total sitting at 8.84 runs per game. The averge scoring margin in these meetings is 3.86 runs. San Francisco won last year’s head to head series, grabbing 11 wins to 8. The over-under record in last year’s matchups was 12-7, with the average run total being 8.84 runs per game. On average, the winning team won by a margin of 3.47 runs per contest.

Betting Trends

  • San Diego is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego’s last 5 games when playing San Francisco
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco’s last 5 games when playing San Diego
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco’s last 5 games at home

San Diego Padres at San Francisco Giants Prediction

Leading into Tuesday’s NL West matchup between San Diego and San Francisco, the oddsmakers suggest this game could go either way. Both teams have lost their last 2 games with the starting pitchers on the mound, so something has to give. I recommend taking the Padres to pick up another win over the Giants.

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