Arizona Diamondbacks

Houston Astros vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

The Houston Astros and the Arizona Diamondbacks face off on Wednesday in Houston as they continue their interleague series. The Astros are -120 favorites over the Diamondbacks with an over/under run total set at 8. The Houston Astros have been improving this season but on Tuesday they were simply no match as they fell to the D-backs. Jonathan Singleton had three hits, Alex Presley had two hits, and Dexter Fowler had a hit as the Astros scored one run on seven hits. Starting pitcher Brad Peacock allowed three hits and a run while striking out four over 6.0 innings to not factor in the decision as Josh Fields took the loss to fall to 1-4 for the season. For Wednesday’s game the Astros start Dallas Keuchel who has won five of his last six starts. For the season Keuchel has allowed 68 hits and 23 earned runs while striking out Read More

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Atlanta Braves

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Atlanta Braves face off on Friday in Arizona as they start their series. The Braves are -120 favorites over the Diamondbacks. The Arizona Diamondbacks are trying to salvage their season after a miserable start. The Diamondbacks are 9-22 at home, 6-4 in their last 10 games, and they have won their last three. As a team the D-backs are hitting .256 with A.J. Pollack hitting .316, Paul Goldschmidt hitting .305, and Gerardo Parra hitting .279. As a team the Arizona pitching staff has a 4.47 ERA with the starters at 4.99 and the bullpen at 3.51. For game one against the Braves the Diamondbacks start Brandon McCarthy who hasn’t won since May 3rd. For the season McCarthy has allowed 83 hits and 42 earned runs while striking out 63 over 72.2 innings for a 1-7 record and a 5.20 ERA. The Atlanta Braves are in Read More

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Cincinnati Reds

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Cincinnati Reds face off on Friday in Arizona for game two of their series. The Diamondbacks are -115 favorites over the Reds with an over/under run total set at 8.5. The Arizona Diamondbacks continue to try and salvage their season and get back into the race as they beat the Reds on Thursday. Aaron Hill had three including a home run and martin Prado and A.J. Pollock both had two hits as the Diamondbacks scored four runs on 10 hits. Starting pitcher Josh Collmenter went the distance allowing three hits and striking out five over a complete game shutout to get the win and raise his record to 4-2. For Friday’s game the Diamondbacks start Bronson Arroyo who spent the last eight years with the Reds. For the season Arroyo has allowed 66 hits and 28 runs while striking out 34 over 60.2 innings for Read More

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Diego Padres

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the San Diego Padres face off on Monday in Arizona in game one of their NL West series. The Diamondbacks are -120 favorites over the Padres with an over/under run total set at 9. The Arizona Diamondbacks are still trying to recover from their horrible start but they enter this series 12 games under .500. Arizona is 6-18 at home, 4-6 in their last 10 games, and they won two of three against the Mets this past weekend. As a team the Diamondbacks are hitting .251 with Paul Goldschmidt hitting .305, A.J. Pollock hitting .286, and Chris Owings is hitting .266. The Arizona pitching staff has an ERA of 4.56 with the starters at 5.08 and the bullpen at 4.56. For game one against the Padres the Diamondbacks start Brandon McCarthy who has two no decisions in his last three starts. Fro the season McCarthy has Read More

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Washington Nationals

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Washington nationals face off on Tuesday in game two of their series in Arizona. The Nationals are -130 favorites over the Diamondbacks with an over/under run total set at 8. The Arizona Diamondbacks appeared to have Monday’s game in hand but they let it get away late and took another loss. A.J. Pollack hit a home run, Aaron Hill had three hits, and Martin Prado had two hits as the Diamondbacks scored five runs on 13 hits. Starting pitcher Josh Collmenter allowed four hits and four runs while striking out two over 5.0 innings to not factor in the decision as Addison Reed blew his second save to fall to 1-3 for the season. For Tuesday’s game Arizona starts Bronson Arroyo who has won his last two starts. For the season Arroyo has allowed 44 hits and 21 runs while striking out 20 over 38.2 Read More

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. New York Mets

The New York Mets and Arizona Diamondbacks will begin a three-game series on Monday. The Diamondbacks are -115 favorites over the Mets with an over/under run total set at 9. The Mets have lost three of their last five games and just lost two of three from the Los Angeles Angels. The Mets pitching staff hasn’t been great recently, allowing 25 runs in their last three games, while Curtis Granderson has just seven hits in 44 at bats. Zack Wheeler hopes to get the Mets on track, but he’s 0-2 on the season with an ERA of 5.73 despite striking out 12 batters in 11 innings. Wheeler is 1-0 with an ERA of 1.42 in his only career start against the Diamondbacks. The Diamondbacks were just swept by the Los Angeles Dodgers and fall to 4-11 on the season overall. Arizona’s offense is keeping the team in games, but the Read More

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers face off on Saturday Morning in Australia as the 2014 Major League Baseball season gets underway. The Dodgers are -165 favorites over the Diamondbacks with an over/under run total set at 6.5. The Arizona Diamondbacks finished at .500 last season and they made some roster moves over the off season to try and improve on that mark. Paul Goldschmidt is the centerpiece of the organization and the player they are going to build around and he is coming off of an outstanding year hitting .302 with 36 home runs and 125 RBI’s. Martin Prado moves to third base this season and the Diamondbacks traded for Mark Trumbo who can take the ball deep on any swing but the big issue is he has one of the worst on base percentages. Gerrardo Parra is coming off of a solid year hitting .282 and Read More

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers and the face off Monday in Arizona for a National League West matchup. The Diamondbacks are -115 favorites over the Dodgers with an over/under run total set at 8.5. The Arizona Diamondbacks were the early season leaders in the NL West but now they aren’t even going to make the post season. The Diamondbacks are 5-5 in their last 10 games, 42-32 at home this season, and they are two games over .500. As a team the Diamondbacks are hitting .260 with Paul Goldschmidt hitting .301, Aaron Hill hitting .296, and Martin Prado hitting .280. For game one against the Dodgers the D-Backs start Trevor Cahill who is 6-10 with a 4.22 ERA for the season and 1-0 with a 3.12 ERA in his last three starts. The Los Angeles Dodgers are counting down their magic number as they have run away Read More

New York Mets vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

The New York Mets and the Arizona Diamondbacks face off on Tuesday at Citi Field for game two of their series. The Diamondbacks are -134 favorites over the Mets with an over/under run total set at 7. The New York Mets never quit on Monday as they bounced back twice and got the win. Marlon Byrd, Josh Satin, and Omar Quintanilla each had three hits and Eric Young and David Wright had two hits each as the Mets scored five runs on 16 hits. Starting pitcher Shaun Marcum allowed six hits and three runs while striking out two over 6.0 innings to not factor in decision as David Aardsma got the win to go to 1-0 on the year. For Tuesday’s game the Mets start Jeremy Hefner who has two no decisions and a win in his last three starts. For the season Hefner has allowed 87 hits and 36 Read More

Washington Nationals vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

The Washington Nationals and the Arizona Diamondbacks face off on Tuesday in an East against West battle in the NL. The Nationals are -137 favorites over the Diamondbacks with an over/under run total set at 7. The Washington Nationals are struggling and with the Braves just mucking around in front of them, they have failed to gain any ground. The Nationals are 4-6 in their last 10 games, 20-15 at home this season, and they are six games back in the national League East. As a team the Nationals are hitting .233, with Anthony Rendon hitting .333, Ian Desmond hitting .280, and Ryan Zimmerman hitting .269. The Nationals opponents are hitting .248 and the Washington pitching staff has an ERA of 3.60 with the starters at 3.67 and the bullpen at 3.47. For game one against the Diamondbacks, the Nationals start Gio Gonzalez who has seven no decisions and a Read More