Trevor Cahill out to silence Padres bats in MLB contest
San Diego Padres vs Arizona Diamondbacks Odds
San Diego pays a visit to Arizona on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Diamondbacks bats in baseball action at Chase Field.
It's a pitching duel between Trevor Cahill for the Diamondbacks (4-10 on the year) and Ian Kennedy for San Diego (5-9 so far).
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Diamondbacks at No. 3 in the National League and the Padres at No. 15 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Arizona and its National League No. 3-rated batting order, averaging 4.3 runs per nine innings, against the National League's No. 12 lineup of the Padres at 3.8 runs per outing.
Arizona owns the National League's No. 8 defense, allowing 4.2 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with San Diego's National League No. 14-rated defense.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 6-1 loser as they battled the Diamondbacks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Diamondbacks at -120 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. San Diego looks to rebound from a loss to the Diamondbacks, who beat them 6-1 on Monday behind a start from Brandon McCarthy at Chase Field.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 7-3
After playing Arizona are 8-2
After a loss are 5-5
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing San Diego are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
A few Padres at Diamondbacks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
San Diego is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games when playing on the road against Arizona
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing at home against San Diego
Arizona is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Arizona is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing San Diego
San Diego at Arizona, Wednesday, August 28