Wade Miley faces Matt Cain in MLB odds action
San Francisco Giants
|1-0||April 01, 2014, 09:40 PM | Chase Field||0-3|
Arizona will look to improve on its 0-3 record when take on San Francisco, a key part of the MLB odds lineup on Tuesday.
Arizona sends Wade Miley out against Matt Cain for the Giants in this game. Miley is 0-1 with a 5.40 ERA on the season, while Cain is 0-0 on the year and has a 0.00 ERA. View San Francisco Giants vs Arizona Diamondbacks Odds and Stats.
Those going with the Diamondbacks in this one found them listed as moneyline underdogs of -102 at TopBet for Tuesday's contest. The total was hovering near 8.5 at Bovada.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 18-ranked Diamondbacks and the No. 7-rated Giants in this matchup.
In their last action, San Francisco was a 9-8 winner on the road against the Diamondbacks. Bettors on San Francisco at -120 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (17) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. San Francisco got the job done in their last match in a 9-8 victory over Arizona on Monday at Chase Field behind starter Madison Bumgarner.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Arizona's No. 10-ranked scoring average of 4.67 runs per game, against a Giants offense rated No. 5 and scoring 9 runs per game. The Diamondbacks have averaged 9.67 hits per game to date this season, less than the Giants hitters have managed (12 per nine innings).
Comparing defensive stats, San Francisco owns the No. 11-rated road mark, allowing 8 runs per game on the highway. Arizona, on the other hand, rates No. 6 in scoring at home.
San Francisco at Arizona, Wednesday, April 2nd