San Francisco Giants vs San Diego Padres Prediction MLB Picks 3/31/24

San Diego Padres (2-3) vs San Francisco Giants (2-1)

Game Info: Sunday, March 31, 2024 at 4:10 pm (Petco Park)

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Betting Odds: San Diego Padres -130 / San Francisco Giants +120 --- Over/Under: 8.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The San Diego Padres and the San Francisco Giants will meet for game four of their divisional set this Sunday from Petco Park on MLBN. We will look at this from a betting perspective and determine the best bets for this game. Here’s a San Diego vs San Francisco Prediction.

San Francisco Giants Preview

San Francisco comes in at 2-1 after defeating San Diego last night, 9-6.The Giants used an explosive eighth inning to down the Pads, and they’ll look to secure a series victory here on Sunday. San Fran is batting .295, while scoring 7.0 runs per game, with a team ERA of 5.19.

San Francisco’s Player Props

  • Matt Chapman had his first big game as a Giant with a pair of homers and five runs batted in versus the Pads last night, and he’s now up to .444 at the plate. 
  • Thairo Estrada produced a run in the game two victory, and he’s batting .250.
  • LaMonte Wade Jr has scored a run in four of his last five road appearances against opponents that held a winning record.

San Diego Padres Preview

San Diego enters at 2-3 after losing to San Fran, 9-6. The Padres were blitzed early by the Giants, and they’ll attempt to respond here on Saturday. San Diego is batting .273, while scoring 6.2 runs per game, with a team ERA of 6.80.

San Diego’s Player Props

  • Xander Bogaerts has scored at least one run in 10 of the Padres' last 11 games as favorites against NL opponents.
  • Jake Cronenworth has recorded a win in each of his last six appearances at Petco Park.
  • Fernando Tatis has recorded at least one RBI in each of his last four appearances in night games against NL teams that held a losing record.
  • Manny Machado has recorded at least one RBI in each of his last four appearances in night games against NL teams that held a losing record.

San Francisco Team Facts 

  • The Giants have lost eight of their last ten road games against National League opponents that held a winning record.
  • The Giants have failed to cover the run line in 15 of their last 17 road games against National League opponents.

San Diego Team Facts

  • The Padres have won each of their last six night games against the Giants at Petco Park following a win.
  • The favorites have covered the run line in each of the last four games between the Giants and Padres at Petco Park.

San Francisco vs San Diego Prediction 

San Francisco has come to play early on, but with a third straight divisional loss on their heels, I think San Diego comes to play Sunday at home. All three matchups have gone Over, so a swerve and low-scoring contest wouldn’t surprise me here, but let’s see if the Padres show up to dodge the defeat. Back San Diego for this in-state battle.

Corey’s Pick San Diego TO WIN

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