Arizona Diamondbacks host Cincinnati Reds in baseball action
Cincinnati Reds vs Arizona Diamondbacks Odds
A key battle on the MLB odds menu sees visiting Cincinnati duelling Arizona on Saturday at Chase Field.
The Diamondbacks will turn to Patrick Corbin and his 9-0 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Reds send Mike Leake (7-3) to the hill.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Diamondbacks rated this week at No. 4 and the Reds sitting at No. 3.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Arizona's No. 5 ranked National League offense (4.3 runs per game) against a Reds defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 4 in the National League at 3.7 runs allowed per game. The Diamondbacks have been averaging 8.9 hits per game, more than the Reds have managed so far this season (8.6 hits on average).
Defensively, Cincinnati features the National League's No. 2-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.6 runs per game. Arizona, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 in the National League at home, scoring 3.7 runs per game.
Last time out for Cincinnati, they were a 11-5 loser as they battled the Diamondbacks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Diamondbacks at +103 were rewarded, while the 16 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Cincinnati didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 11-5 to Arizona on Friday at Chase Field.
A few Reds at Diamondbacks trends to consider:
Cincinnati4-0-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Arizona
Cincinnati12-2-1 SU in its last 15 games when playing on the road against Arizona
Cincinnati15-6-1 SU in its last 22 games on the road
Arizona is 2-3-1 SU in its last 6 games ,at home
Arizona is 2-4-1 SU in its last 7 games ,
Arizona is 2-12-1 SU in its last 15 games ,when playing at home against Cincinnati
Arizona is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games ,when playing Cincinnati
Cincinnati at Arizona, Sunday, June 23