Pittsburgh Pirates vs San Diego Padres Betting Odds & Game Analysis | April 29


By Ed Winchester | April 29, 2022 11:00 AM

The San Diego Padres visit the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park, taking the field at 6:35pm ET on Friday April 29th, 6:35pm ET. The Pittsburgh Pirates are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the San Diego Padres and Pittsburgh Pirates.

Pittsburgh and San Diego Betting Info

  • Each of the Padres’ last four games have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Padres have won each of their last six games against NL Central opponents.

San Diego Padres Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .233
Team OBP .329
AVG Runs Scored 4.6
Team ERA 3.54
Team WHIP 1.13
Starters ERA 3.12
Starters WHIP 1.15

Key Players for San Diego

  • Taylor Rogers: 0.00 ERA, 9.00 K/9, 0.63 WHIP
  • Yu Darvish: 4.43 ERA, 8.86 K/9, 1.08 WHIP
  • Luis García: 3.18 ERA, 7.94 K/9, 0.71 WHIP
  • Paul Abrams: .146 Batting Avg, .255 OBP, .244 SLG, .499 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Luis Campusano: .111 Batting Avg, .100 OBP, .111 SLG, .211 OPS, 1 Run
  • Trenton Grisham: .141 Batting Avg, .257 OBP, .250 SLG, .507 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Austin Nola: .196 Batting Avg, .273 OBP, .250 SLG, .523 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Eric Hosmer: .415 Batting Avg, .472 OBP, .600 SLG, 1.072 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Jurickson Profar: .210 Batting Avg, .342 OBP, .516 SLG, .858 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Manuel Machado: .395 Batting Avg, .465 OBP, .605 SLG, 1.070 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Matthew Beaty: .091 Batting Avg, .167 OBP, .182 SLG, .349 OPS, 3 Runs
  • Jacob Cronenworth: .197 Batting Avg, .326 OBP, .310 SLG, .636 OPS, 9 Runs

Pittsburgh Pirates Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .229
Team OBP .297
AVG Runs Scored 3.6
Team ERA 5.02
Team WHIP 1.44
Starters ERA 6.09
Starters WHIP 1.69

Key Players for Pittsburgh

  • David Bednar: 0.00 ERA, 13.00 K/9, 0.89 WHIP
  • William Crowe: 0.63 ERA, 10.67 K/9, 0.98 WHIP
  • Jonathan Brubaker: 6.46 ERA, 9.98 K/9, 1.63 WHIP
  • Jack Suwinski: .167 Batting Avg, .167 OBP, .167 SLG, .334 OPS, 1 Run
  • Bryan Reynolds: .197 Batting Avg, .264 OBP, .318 SLG, .582 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Josh VanMeter: .208 Batting Avg, .269 OBP, .333 SLG, .602 OPS, 3 Runs
  • Roberto Pérez: .196 Batting Avg, .315 OBP, .304 SLG, .619 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Benjamin Gamel: .226 Batting Avg, .328 OBP, .321 SLG, .649 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Yoshitomo Tsutsugo: .185 Batting Avg, .299 OBP, .204 SLG, .503 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Ke’Bryan Hayes: .328 Batting Avg, .417 OBP, .426 SLG, .843 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Diego Castillo: .239 Batting Avg, .265 OBP, .326 SLG, .591 OPS, 6 Runs
  • Daniel Vogelbach: .298 Batting Avg, .365 OBP, .509 SLG, .874 OPS, 10 Runs

The Pirates and Padres haven’t met since last season on May 5, 2021, where the San Diego Padres won by a score of 4-2.

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