San Diego Padres vs Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1-22

San Diego Padres vs Pittsburgh Pirates 5/1/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

San Diego Padres vs Pittsburgh Pirates 5/1/2022 Picks Predictions Previews


The San Diego Padres will face off against the Pittsburgh Pirates in an MLB showdown at PNC Park, Pittsburgh, PA, on Sunday, May 1, 2022, at 1:35 PM EDT.


The Padres are coming into this game looking to pick up a win and keep their momentum going into the interleague set with the Guardians on Tuesday. Overall, San Diego is sitting on a 14-8 record having won 8 of their first 12 games down the road and are a half-game off the pace for the NL West Division lead. 


 Manny Machado is recording a team-high 31 hits with 7 doubles, 3 homers, and 13 RBIs while Jurickson Profar posts a team-high 5 homers and 15 RBIs for the Padres. Eric Hosmer also has 27 hits with a batting average at .397 and 6 doubles this season.


For Sunday’s showdown, Joe Musgrove will take the mound for San Diego. He is 3-0 with an ERA of 2.16 and 25 KS this season.


  • The San Diego Padres are 5-10 SU in their last 15 games against Pittsburgh.
  • The total went OVER in 5 of San Diego’s last 5 games down the road.
  • The total went OVER in 6 of the Padres’ last 7 games down the road with the Pirates.

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San Diego Padres vs Pittsburgh Pirates Predictions 5/1/2022


The Pittsburgh Pirates are heading into this match after losing 4 games in a row prior to winning their last game. The Pirates were able to score only 6 runs total during the last three losses and are now sitting on a 9-12 record overall. Pittsburgh has given up 116 runs through their first 21 games, taking 3rd place in the NL Central Division.


Ke’Bryan Hayes is recording a team-high 21 hits and 6 doubles along with a batting average of .323 while Daniel Vogelbach posts a team-high 3 homers and 8 RBIs. Michael Chavis and Kevin Newman also have 8 RBIs each followed by Ben Gamel and Yoshi Tsutsugo who each have 7 RBIs as well this season.


For this game, the Pirates will send Mitch Keller to the hill. He is 0-3 with an ERA of 6.62 and 16 KS this season.


  • The Pittsburgh Pirates are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
  • The Pirates are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games at home.
  • The total went OVER in 6 of Pittsburgh’s last 7 games at home against San Diego.

San Diego Padres vs Pittsburgh Pirates. The MLB pick for this contest is the San Diego Padres. Mitch Keller has been subpar and the Pirates have lost each of his last 5 starts. Meanwhile, Joe Musgrove has been the ace in San Diego’s rotation and the Padres have scored at least 6 runs in their last 5 games.


Prediction: The San Diego Padres will pick up the win 6-4.


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San Diego Padres vs Pittsburgh Pirates 5/1/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

MLB Starting Time: 1:35 PM (EDT)


Location: PNC Park, Pittsburgh, PA


Date: Sunday, May 1, 2022




MLB Odds: San Diego Padres -207


MLB Totals: 7.5


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