It’s a good thing for the San Francisco Giants that they held such a large lead in the NL West, as the team has been faltering as of late. The Giants have lost six-straight games while being outscored 34-19 in that span. To make matter worse, the Giants continue their weekend series against the red-hot New York Yankees Saturday.
- The UNDER is 8-0 in the Yankees’ past eight games.
- The Giants are 0-5 SU and against the runline in their past five road games.
- Jeff Samardzija has a 6.52 ERA in three career outings against the Yankees.
It appears that it may be time for Giants’ fans to start worrying about Jeff Samardzija. The – Shark
continues to struggle as he has given up 32 runs and 12 home runs across his last seven outings. To pile on to that, Samadzija has a career 5.28 ERA in interleague games.
Ivan Nova will happily take the mound at Yankee Stadium, as the big right-hander has performed far better at home this year. Nova has a 3.74 ERA while holding batters to a .250 average at home, compared to his 6.25 ERA and batters hitting .307 in his road starts.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Sportsbooks such as Bodog had installed the New York Yankees as 101 moneyline underdogs in this particular MLB betting odds matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 9 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
Odds – Shark
computer prediction formulas pick a 4.8-2.7 win for the Yankees on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
San Francisco Giants vs New York Yankees Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The New York Yankees sport a record of 49-47 heading into this matchup, while the San Francisco Giants sit at 57-39 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New York vs San Francisco injuries news.
The New York Yankees sit at No. 13 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds – Shark
, while the San Francisco Giants sit at No. 16 on the same chart.
Offensively, the game matches up New York Yankees No. 22 ranked offense (4.14 runs per game) against a San Francisco Giants defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 5 at 4.01 runs allowed per game. The New York Yankees have been averaging 8.36 hits per game, less than the San Francisco Giants have managed so far this season (8.94 hits on average).
San Francisco brings the No. 5-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Yankees’s No. 14-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
San Francisco looks to rebound from a loss to the Yankees, who beat them 3-2 on Friday behind a start from Masahiro Tanaka at Yankee Stadium.
- San Francisco is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
- San Francisco is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Francisco’s last 8 games
- San Francisco is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
- NY Yankees is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
- NY Yankees is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees’s last 5 games
- NY Yankees is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
San Francisco at New York, Sunday, July 24th