Arizona Diamondbacks at Los Angeles Dodgers Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Josh Schonwald - 6/14/2014
Sunday, June 15, 2014 3:10 PM on FSAZ, SNLA
Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, California
Arizona Diamondbacks - Arroyo, B (6-4) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - Beckett, J (4-3)
For Updated Odds on This Game Click Here
Bronson Arroyo will be getting the start for the Arizona Diamondbacks when they go up against Josh Beckett and the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday afternoon.
On Tuesday, right-hander Bronson Arroyo was able to defeat the Houston Astros to pick up his sixth win of the season. He went seven strong innings in that game and allowed just one run on six hits while walking two and striking out five. On the season, Arroyo is 6-4 with a 4.22 ERA and he has only been able to strike out 46 batters in 81 innings.
Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez has just five hits in 32 at-bats against Arroyo in his career with a homer and three strikeouts. Outfielder Matt Kemp has 11 hits in 26 at-bats against him with two homers and three RBI.
Josh Beckett beat the Cincinnati Reds last Tuesday on the road by going six scoreless innings against them. It was his fourth win of the year and he only gave up two hits in the game while striking out seven and walking one. Beckett has been great for the Dodgers this season by giving up just 53 hits in 72.2 innings and he now has a 2.35 ERA.
Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill has 15 hits in 40 at-bats against Beckett in his career with seven doubles, a home run and eight RBI. Martin Prado has yet to get a hit off of the veteran right-hander in 10 at-bats.
Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Trends
Arizona Diamondbacks are 32-34-3 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Arizona Diamondbacks is -0.8
Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Trends
Los Angeles Dodgers are 33-32-3 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Los Angeles Dodgers is 0.3
Injuries to Watch
06/10/14 3B Eric Chavez Knee 15-day DL (6/9)
06/03/14 SS Cliff Pennington Thumb 15-day DL (6/2)
06/01/14 CF A.J. Pollock Hand 15-day DL (6/1)
04/23/14 LF Mark Trumbo Foot 15-day DL (4/22)
04/18/14 P David Hernandez Elbow 60-day DL (3/27), out for season
03/31/14 P Daniel Hudson Elbow 15-day DL (3/29)
03/27/14 P Matt Reynolds Elbow 60-day DL (3/19)
03/27/14 P Patrick Corbin Elbow 60-day DL (3/19), out for season
Los Angeles Dodgers
06/12/14 SS Hanley Ramirez Shoulder questionable
06/07/14 P Chris Withrow Elbow 60-day DL
05/29/14 LF Carl Crawford Ankle 15-day DL (5/28)
05/21/14 3B Juan Uribe Hamstring 15-day DL (5/20)
03/27/14 P Chad Billingsley Elbow 60-day DL (3/19)
03/27/14 P Onelki Garcia Elbow 60-day DL (3/14)
03/27/14 P Scott Elbert Elbow 60-day DL (2/8)
Josh's Pick: Take Arizona
Get $60 worth of FREE premium member picks. No Obligation. No Salesman. No Credit Card. Fast Sign up with Instant Access Click Here
Read more articles by Josh Schonwald
Get all of Today's MLB Picks
Get all of Today's Guaranteed Expert MLB Picks