Giants vs. Pirates Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Giants are -117 money line favorites over the Pirates, who are +108 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 7.5 runs. Matt Cain will take on Charlie Morton in the pitching matchup.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Giants are -117 money line favorites after they opened as a -113 money line favorite, while the Pirates are now +108 after opening at +104. San Francisco is 33-31 overall and 12-20 on the road, while Pittsburgh is 39-26 overall and 23-11 at home.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 70% of the betting public currently favors San Francisco. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most updated numbers.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Pittsburgh. According to latest MLB trends, the Giants are 0-4 in their last four meetings with the Pirates in Pittsburgh, and 0-4 in their last four games overall. The Giants are also 2-8 in Cain’s last 10 starts as a road favorite of -110 to -150, 0-4 in his last four starts against the NL Central, and 2-5 in their last seven road starts overall. On the other side, the Pirates are 4-1 in their last five games overall, 13-3 in their last 16 home games, and 4-1 in their last five games versus the NL West. Pittsburgh sweeps a banged up San Francisco club tonight.
2013 MLB FREE PICK: PITTSBURGH PIRATES +108