The Giants are 22-17 while the Diamondbacks are 17-24 after the Diamondbacks 13-1 win over the Giants in Phoenix on Wednesday. The starting pitcher will be Tim Lincecum who is 5-0 with and ERA of 1.76 for the Giants and for the Diamondbacks it is Rodrigo Lopez who is 2-2 with and ERA of 3.81 These statistics will have an affect on the MLB Betting lines and the MLB Odds as per the Odds makers.
Lincecum is pitching like one of baseballs best this season and his intentions tonight are continue that same pattern. This pitching duel may very well an effect with the MLB Betting lines and the MLB odds that will be set before game time. The Giants are the away team and are strongly favored tonight to beat the Diamondbacks who are on the road are also 9-9 thus far in their road games while the Diamondbacks are at home and they are only 8-11 while playing at home.
This factor makes the Giants a strong favorite and the stats give them better than 55 % chance of winning this one! So now one needs to watch the movement in the MLB Betting lines and the MLB Odds as they are sure to be favoring the Giants and the Over.
The Giants and the Diamondbacks Stats:
The Giants are: 22-17 SU
The Diamondbacks are: 17-24 SU
The Giants lately are:
While playing Thursday’s they are 3-7
Before playing the A’s they were 5-5
After they played the D’Backs they are 7-3
After their last loss they are 7-3
The Diamondbacks lately are:
While playing on Thursday’s they are 5-5
Before they played Toronto they were 4-2
After they played the Giants they are 5-5
After their last win they are 3-7
Their Next Game is:
The Giants are at the Athletics, on Friday, May 21
While the Diamondbacks are home vs. Toronto, on Friday, May 21
MLB Odds Makers have the lines at present for the Giants at -1 ½ (-110) and the Diamondbacks at +1 ½ (-110) and the Total –Over 8 (-110) and the Under +8 (-110) and the Giants are -166 and the Diamondbacks are +156 on the Money Line.