Madison Bumgarner (10-7, 2.20 ERA) is on the hill for the San Francisco Giants (65-50) as they square off against Kevin Gausman (3-9, 4.02 ERA) and the Baltimore Orioles (65-50) in the second of a three-game series at AT&T Park. The Orioles won the last game 5-2, and Baltimore leads the series 1-0. Action begins at 9:05 p.m. ET on Saturday, Aug. 13 and can be seen on MAS2 and CSBA.

Bumgarner pitched 8.0 innings in his most recent start, surrendering one run, striking out seven and walking two in a 1-0 defeat to the Nationals. Brandon Belt (.279, 55 Rs, 13 HRs, 58 RBIs) went 1 for 4 yesterday with one RBI. Gausman went 6.0 innings, surrendering two runs, striking out six and walking two in a 3-2 defeat to the Athletics in his last outing. Manny Machado (.307, 80 Rs, 26 HRs, 69 RBIs) has been successful at the plate, going 2 for 5 yesterday with one run.

This one isn't expected to be close when San Francisco, a substantial -183 favorite, takes on Baltimore. According to the oddsmakers, the Over/Under (O/U) is currently seven runs. The Giants have recorded an overall money line of +309 and have shown high-level performance as a favorite this season with a record of 47-26. Against the AL, they have a 3-3 record when they are the favorite and 7-10 SU. San Francisco is one of the best in the NL in terms of walks, earning an average of 3.6 per game. San Francisco's pitchers fall apart when American League teams are on the field. Its average runs allowed per game rises to 4.8 against AL teams, compared to its 4.0 season average. The Giants are the fourth-best team in the league at limiting hits and walks to their opponents, recording a WHIP of 1.216 so far this season.

In games where it is the underdog, Baltimore has a 21-29 record and an overall money line of +1,229. Baltimore has put in a great performance against National League opponents, coming in with a nice record SU ({}) and as the underdog (2-1). Offensively, the Orioles have really picked up the pace in interleague games. They have exceeded their season average of 4.7 runs per game by averaging 5.9 in those contests. The Orioles can change the game with one swing of the bat, leading the league with 174 home runs. The Orioles allow 4.3 runs per game, but have improved upon those numbers in the past 10 games, allowing 3.1 runs per game during that span.

The Orioles have the edge in the season series, 1-0. The Giants have a 41-35 record against right-handed starting pitchers on the year, which is what they'll be facing when Gausman takes the mound. Bumgarner (LHP) will be on the hill against the Orioles, who have a 17-14 record against left-handed starting pitchers.

Predictions: SU Winner - SF, O/U - Over


The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games on the road.

Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Francisco.

Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against San Francisco.

San Francisco is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Baltimore.

San Francisco has won 57% (23-17) of its games when leading after seven innings. However, Baltimore has won 62% (30-18) of its games when taking a late lead.

The Orioles are coming into this game after allowing two walks during their last outing. The Giants have a 14-23 record when opponents give up two walks or less.

When they outhit their opponents, the Giants are 46-12. The Orioles have a 43-9 record when outhitting opponents.

Ranking 18th in runs, San Francisco has earned 507 this season. Baltimore ranks ninth with 539 runs.

Ranking 20th, Baltimore is in the bottom half of the league in walks, notching 332 this season. San Francisco ranks in the top five at fourth with 419.

When the Giants hit at least one home run, they are 41-23, well-matched with the Orioles who are 53-32 when hitting one or more homers.