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The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Arizona Diamondbacks will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Chase Field.
The Pirates will give the ball to starter James McDonald in this one. Righthander McDonald is 0-1 this season with a 1.29 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Brandon McCarthy who starts for the Diamondbacks. Righthander McCarthy is 0-0 with a 10.80 ERA so far this season.
The Pirates were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Diamondbacks. That made winners of bettors who got Pittsburgh at +133 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Pittsburgh: 2-5 SU
Arizona: 5-2 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a win are 2-8
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Pittsburgh's last 13 games
Pittsburgh is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 7 games when playing on the road against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games at home
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 7 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 9 games
Arizona home to Pittsburgh, Wednesday, April 10