The Red Hot Giants and Cubs Battle at Wrigley Field Thursday Night
A winning streak will be on the line for the San Francisco Giants on Thursday when they battle the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.
The Giants will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Chris Heston in this game. Heston has a 11-5 record and a 3.24 ERA this season.
Heston’s opponent in this one will be Jason Hammel. The Cubs right hander has a 3.13 ERA to go along with a 6-5 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cubs listed as 121-moneyline favorites versus the Giants, while the game’s total has not yet been posted.
In their last action, Chicago was a 7-5 loser on the road against the Pirates. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -141 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (12) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
San Francisco was a 6-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Braves. They won as -189 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of PUSH bettors.
Team record: 59-48
San Francisco is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games
San Francisco is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games on the road
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco’s last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
Team record: 58-48
Chi Cubs is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs’s last 5 games
Chi Cubs is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Chi Cubs’s last 23 games at home
San Francisco at Chi Cubs Friday, August 7
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