A winning streak will be on the line for the San Francisco Giants on Friday when they battle the Philadelphia Phillies at AT&TPark.
The Phillies will pin their hopes on the pitching of ace lefthander CliffLee in this game. Lee has a 7-9 record and a 3.14 ERA this season.
Lee‘s opponent in this one will be RyanSadowski. The Giants righthander has a 4.81 ERA to go along with a 2-3 record this season.
Odds aren’t yet posted for this game, so check back later for the opening line and total.
PabloSandoval belted a solo home run and drove in four runs to lead the Giants to a 7-2 victory over the Phillies on Thursday, as +100 underdogs. That game’s nine runs made it OVER the posted over/under (8.5).
EugenioVelez hit a bases-loaded double to drive in three runs for the Giants. JonathanSanchez tossed 5 2-3 innings for the win, allowing just three hits and two runs.
ChaseUtley went deep for the Phillies, who were -120 favorites. RodrigoLopez surrendered seven runs over four innings in the loss.
Current streak: Philadelphia has lost 2 straight games. San Francisco has won 4 straight games.
Team records: Philadelphia: 58-42 SU San Francisco: 56-46 SU
Philadelphia most recently: When playing on Friday are 4-6 Before playing San Francisco are 5-5 After playing San Francisco are 6-4 After a loss are 5-5
San Francisco most recently: When playing on Friday are 5-5 Before playing Philadelphia are 5-5 After playing Philadelphia are 4-6 After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider: Philadelphia is 19-5 SU in its last 24 games Philadelphia is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road Philadelphia is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Francisco Philadelphia is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against San Francisco San Francisco is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games San Francisco is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Philadelphia San Francisco is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
Next up: San Francisco home to Philadelphia, Saturday, August 1
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