San Francisco Giants vs Arizona Diamondbacks: prediction for the MLB game
San Francisco Giants
The San Francisco Giants might not look very impressive on road trips, but at home they usually deliver solid performances. Right now, the team is on a four-game winning streak - they swept the Pittsburgh Pirates before leaving no chance to the Diamondbacks in the first game of the current series (6:1).
Before coming to San Francisco, the Arizona Diamondbacks had a successful series against the Colorado Rockies. They lost in game one (3:5), but managed to recover quickly and crushed the opponents twice (6:0, 7:4). However, the Diamondbacks couldn't build on that success and lost to the Giants last night. Currently, the team is at 0.461 and sits in 9th place in the NL table.
In 4 head-to-head games out of 5, the teams failed to score more than 8.5 runs
In 4 head-to-head games out of 5, the first inning was tied.
The Giants are the favorites to win this game. The team appears stronger than the Diamondbacks, and will also play at the home arena, where it has a much better chance of success. As for Arizona, they constantly suffer defeats on their travels. Hence, it is better not to take risks and to bet on the favorite's victory.
Our prediction - San Francisco to win