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Pittsburgh Pirates vs. San Diego Padres

The Pittsburgh Pirates and the San Diego Padres will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at PETCO Park.

The Pirates will trot Ivan Nova out to the mound in this one. Right hander Nova has a 10-7 record and a 3.62 ERA this season.

Nova's opponent in this one will be Dinelson Lamet. The Padres right hander has a 5.92 ERA to go along with a 4-4 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Pirates as -122-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game's total opened at 8.5.

In their last action, San Diego was a 3-2 winner on the road against the Pirates. Bettors on San Diego at 147 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Pittsburgh lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Padres on July 28. Bettors who backed the Padres at 147 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Pittsburgh:
Team record: 50-53 SU
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Pittsburgh is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Pittsburgh's last 23 games

San Diego:
Team record: 46-57 SU
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
San Diego is 8-1 ATS in its last 9 games
San Diego is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games

Next up:
Pittsburgh at San Diego Sunday, July 30