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Bang the Book takes yet another look at the hottest and coldest teams in the majors for baseball betting fanatics through Monday’s clashes.
An excellent pitching matchup should be on tap Wednesday night as the Arizona Diamondbacks host the San Diego Padres. Dan Haren gets the call for Arizona while Jake Peavy starts for San Diego. Haren is 13-6 on the season with a 2.96 ERA while Peavy is 9-8 with a 2.61 ERA.
The Arizona Diamondbacks turn to Doug Davis on Tuesday as they face the Padres in the second game of their series on Tuesday. Davis is 3-5 on the year with a 4.22 ERA. Davis is 6-3 with a 3.36 ERA in his career against the Padres.
The St. Louis Cardinals will try and keep the pressure on the Chicago Cubs in the National League Central as they continue their series with the San Diego Padres on Saturday. Todd Wellemeyer gets the start for St. Louis while Randy Wolf goes for the Padres.
A lot was expected of the Atlanta Braves and San Diego Padres this season and neither team has delivered. The Padres are already playing for next year and the Braves are not far from being in that situation. One of the few reasons to watch the Padres is Jake Peavy and he gets the start on Friday for the Padres as they open up a three-game series against the Braves.
The red-hot Minnesota Twins head into San Diego on Tuesday to begin a series with the Padres. The Twins have won six straight and eight of nine to move just 1.5 games back of the White Sox for first place in the American League Central. To continue that streak they will have to defeat Jake Peavy on Tuesday night.
The San Diego Padres don’t get much of a break as after facing the National League Champion Colorado Rockies they now have to travel to Arizona to take on the first place Arizona Diamondbacks. It will be the first meeting between the two teams this season. Former Diamondback Tony Clark who signed with the Padres will be facing his former team for the first time.
The Colorado Rockies and San Diego Padres conclude a three-game set on Thursday evening at Petco Park. Jake Peavy gets the start for the Padres while Jeff Francis goes for the Rockies. Peavy is already in mid-season form with an ERA of 1.64 and a 3-0 record. Francis has struggled so far going 0-2 with a 9.53 ERA.
The San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers will meet in a series for the second time this season and Fridayâ€™s opener will be a rematch of last Saturday as Jake Peavy faces Brad Penny. Peavy has totally shut down the Dodgers in his career going 10-1 against them.
National League Cy Young contender Brandon Webb looks for his 15th win of the season as the Arizona Diamondbacks take on the San Diego Padres in the second game of their important series at Petco Park. Webb is 14-8 on the season with an ERA of 2.63. He will be opposed by the Padres Justin Germano who is 6-7 and has an ERA of 4.24. SBG Global reports that early betting has the public taking the favored Diamonbacks on the Road.