Padres vs Giants: MLB Betting Lines, Stats and Predictions – April 7, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on April 7, 2021

The San Diego Padres (4-2) and the San Francisco Giants (2-3) meet in the rubber match of a three-game series on Wednesday at 4:10 PM ET. The Padres are -162 favorites on the moneyline to win the series over the Giants (+135). San Diego’s Blake Snell and San Francisco’s Kevin Gausman have been named the starters for this contest.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of April 6, 2021, 9:00 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to place a bet at DraftKings.

Padres vs Giants Betting Lines

Padres Betting Insights

  • The Padres won 26, or 61.9%, of the 42 games they played as favorites last season.
  • San Diego had a record of 13-6, a 68.4% win rate, when favored by -162 or more by sportsbooks last season.
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Padres have a 59.2% chance to win.
  • San Diego and its opponents hit the over in 28 of their 58 games with a total last season.

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Giants Betting Insights

  • The Giants came away with 17 wins in the 40 contests they were listed as the underdogs in last season.
  • Last season, San Francisco was victorious 11 times in 28 chances when named as an underdog of +135 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Giants have a 40.8% chance of walking away with the win.
  • San Francisco’s games went over the total in 31 of its 57 opportunities.

Giants Probable Pitcher – Kevin Gausman

  • The Giants will look to Gausman (0-0) to open the game and make his second start of the season.
  • This season, the 30-year-old ranks 16th in ERA (1.35), and 10th in WHIP (.600) among pitchers who qualify.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of April 7, 2021 at 2:07 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Padres Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 4-2
Home 4-2
Road 0-0
vs LHP (Starters) 2-0
vs RHP (Starters) 2-2
Day Games 0-0
Night Games 4-2

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Padres Probable Pitcher – Blake Snell

  • The Padres will send Snell to the mound for his second start of the season.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of April 7, 2021 at 2:07 AM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Giants Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 2-3
Home 0-0
Road 2-3
vs LHP (Starters) 2-1
vs RHP (Starters) 0-2
Day Games 0-0
Night Games 2-3

Padres Hitting Stats

  • The Padres ranked fourth-best in MLB action last season with 95 total home runs.
  • The Padres went 22-6 last season in games when they hit at least two homers.
  • Manny Machado slugged 16 home runs and collected 47 RBI last season while batting .304.
  • Wil Myers collected 57 hits, posted an OBP of .353 and a .606 SLG.

Giants Hitting Stats

  • The Giants’ 81 home runs ranked 12th in Major League Baseball.
  • They were 18-6 last season when they hit two or more home runs in a game.
  • Mike Yastrzemski drove in 35 RBI last season while batting .297.
  • Brandon Belt hit .309 with 13 doubles, a triple, nine home runs and 29 walks.

Game Prediction

Moneyline Pick:
Padres (-162)

Over/Under Pick: Over (8)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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