MLB Matchups  >>  Philadelphia Phillies vs. San Francisco Giants Preview 08/15/2014

The Philadelphia Phillies and the San Francisco Giants will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at AT&T Park.

The Phillies will pin their hopes on the pitching of left hander Cole Hamels in this game. Hamels has a 6-6 record and a 2.37 ERA this season.

Hamels's opponent in this one will be Madison Bumgarner. The Giants left hander has a 3.22 ERA to go along with a 13-9 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Giants listed as 136-moneyline favorites versus the Phillies, while the game's total is sitting at 6½.

San Francisco was a 7-1 winner in its last match at home against the White Sox. They won as -121 favorites, while the total score of 8 made winners of OVER bettors.

In their last action, Philadelphia was a 4-3 loser on the road against the Angels. Bettors on Los Angeles at -189 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Philadelphia:
Team record: 53-68
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Philadelphia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Francisco
San Francisco:
Team record: 63-57
San Francisco is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 6 games
San Francisco is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
San Francisco is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
Next up:
Philadelphia at San Francisco Saturday, August 16