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Philadelphia Phillies vs. San Diego Padres

The fans at PETCO Park will be treated to a game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the San Diego Padres when they take their seats on Wednesday.

The Phillies will trot Nick Pivetta out to the mound in this one. Right hander Pivetta has a 4-7 record and a 6.09 ERA this season.

Pivetta's opponent in this one will be Clayton Richard. The Padres left hander has a 5.14 ERA to go along with a 5-12 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Padres as -126-moneyline favorites versus the Phillies, while the game's total opened at 8.5.

The Padres were a 8-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Phillies. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at -165 on the moneyline, while the total score (12) was good news for OVER bettors.

In their last action, Philadelphia was a 8-4 loser on the road against the Padres. Bettors on San Diego at -165 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (12) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Philadelphia:
Team record: 43-74 SU
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Philadelphia is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games

San Diego:
Team record: 53-66 SU
The total has gone OVER in 9 of San Diego's last 10 games
San Diego is 8-2 ATS in its last 10 games at home
San Diego is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home

Next up:
Philadelphia at San Francisco Thursday, August 17
San Diego home to Washington Thursday, August 17