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Arizona Diamondbacks vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Odds Analysis, Lines and Pick

Chase Field hosts an MLB battle between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday.

Jonathon Niese, with a record of 2-0 on the season, gets the ball for the Pittsburgh Pirates, while the Arizona Diamondbacks trot Patrick Corbin to the mound in this one. He is 1-1 so far in 2016.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to pick the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates before the first pitch in this match found them as 126 moneyline underdogs earlier today at Bovada. They saw the over/under total of 9 earlier at TopBet.

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 5.1-4.7 victory for the Pirates. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Pittsburgh Pirates vs Arizona Diamondbacks Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Arizona (9-8) will face the 8-8 Pirates in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Arizona vs Pittsburgh injuries news.

According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 28-ranked Arizona Diamondbacks and the No. 15-rated Pittsburgh Pirates in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Arizona Diamondbacks No. 11-rated offense, averaging 4.29 runs per game, against a Pittsburgh Pirates defense that ranks No. 18 at 4.38 in runs allowed per game. The Arizona Diamondbacks have averaged 9.06 hits per game so far, less than Pittsburgh Pirates batters have averaged on the year (10 hits per game).

Defensively, Pittsburgh features the No. 24-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.75 runs per game. Arizona, meanwhile, comes in at No. 7 at home, scoring 4.71 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Pittsburgh routed San Diego on Thursday by a 11-1 score at PETCO Park, plating runs all day in baseball betting action.

The Diamondbacks grabbed a win last time out, defeating J Cueto and the Giants 6-2 on Thursday at AT&T Park.

Betting Trends
  • Pittsburgh is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 9 of Pittsburgh's last 10 games
  • Pittsburgh is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games on the road
  • Arizona is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 6 games
  • Arizona is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
  • Arizona is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Pittsburgh

Next Betting Matchups

Pittsburgh at Arizona, Saturday, April 23rd