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San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants

The San Diego Padres and the San Francisco Giants will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at AT&T Park.

The Padres will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Jhoulys Chacin in this game. Chacin has a 8-7 record and a 4.42 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Madison Bumgarner who starts for the Giants. Left hander Bumgarner is 0-3 with a 3.18 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Giants as -205-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game's total opened at 7.5.

Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 5-4 winner as they battled the Indians on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at 201 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

The Padres were a 18-4 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got Colorado at -182 on the moneyline, while the total score (22) was good news for OVER bettors.

San Diego:
Team record: 40-54 SU
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
San Diego is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 5 games
San Diego is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road

San Francisco:
Team record: 37-59 SU
San Francisco is 2-8 ATS in its last 10 games
San Francisco is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 8 games

Next up:
San Diego at San Francisco Friday, July 21