Arizona Diamondbacks host San Diego Padres in baseball action
San Diego Padres vs Arizona Diamondbacks Odds
The Arizona Diamondbacks will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the San Diego Padres invade Chase Field on Sunday.
Jason Marquis gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Padres on this day; he's 6-2 on the season. The Diamondbacks, meanwhile, will counter with Patrick Corbin, who will be looking to improve on his 7-0 mark.
Arizona was a -170 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at Sportsbook.ag settle on an opening over under number of 8.5.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 2-rated Diamondbacks and the league No. 13-ranked Padres, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Arizona has the National League's No. 7-rated offensive output, at 8.8 hits per game. The Padres average 8.3 hits per game, good for No. 9 on the National League list.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Arizona has the National League's No. 5-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Padres own the National League's No. 12 mark in runs allowed.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 10-4 winner as they battled the Diamondbacks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Padres at +115 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Padres grabbed a win last time out, defeating Wade Miley and the Diamondbacks 10-4 on Saturday at Chase Field.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Texas are 3-7
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Padres at Diamondbacks trends to consider:
San Diego is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Arizona
San Diego is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing San Diego
Arizona is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
San Diego at Seattle, Monday, May 27
Arizona home to Texas, Monday, May 27