Arizona Diamondbacks at San Diego Padres Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 5/3/2014
Sunday, May 4, 4:10 PM on FSAZ, FSSD
PETCO Park, San Diego, California
Arizona Diamondbacks - Miley, W (2-3) vs. San Diego Padres - Ross, T (3-3)
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Sunday afternoon, Wade Miley gets the ball for the Arizona Diamondbacks as they face Tyson Ross and the San Diego Padres. Miley will make his 8th start as Ross makes his 7th.
Wade Miley fell to 2 – 3 with a 5.36 ERA after a brutal start his last time out. Miley was lit up for 7 runs on 10 hits (including 2 homers) with a walk and 2 strikeouts in 6 innings of work. Miley has given up at least 1 homer in 6 of his 7 starts so far. In 2013, Miley was 10 – 10 with a 3.55 ERA in 33 starts.
In 2013, Miley was 0 – 4 with an ERA of 4.55 In 5 starts against the Padres. San Diego’s Everth Cabrera has hit Miley well with a .571 average, a home run and 3 RBIs in 14 at-bats.
Tyson Ross evened his record to 3 – 3 but saw his ERA rise to 3.68 after getting the win his last time out. In that start, Ross went 5.1 innings and gave up 4 runs on 8 hits with 2 walks and 4 strikeouts. Last season, Ross was 3 - 8 with a 3.17 ERA in 16 starts and 19 relief appearances.
In 2013, Ross was 1 – 1 with a 1.96 ERA in 3 starts and a relief appearance against the Diamondbacks. Arizona’s Martin Prado is just 2 of 6 against Ross but he has 3 RBIs in those plate appearances.
Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Trends
Arizona Diamondbacks are 18-10-2 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Arizona Diamondbacks is -2.1
San Diego Padres Betting Trends
San Diego Padres are 6-20-2 against the Over/Under
Run differential for San Diego Padres is -0.9
Injuries to Watch
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 15-day DL (3/19)
03/27/14 P Patrick Corbin Elbow 60-day DL (3/19), out for season
San Diego Padres
04/29/14 2B Jedd Gyorko Personal out indefinitely
04/25/14 3B Chase Headley Calf 15-day DL (4/24)
04/25/14 LF Seth Smith Groin out indefinitely
03/30/14 LF Carlos Quentin Knee 15-day DL (3/25)
03/28/14 P Casey Kelly Elbow 15-day DL (3/21)
03/28/14 P Cory Luebke Elbow 60-day DL (3/7)
03/28/14 P Joe Wieland Elbow 60-day DL (3/21)
03/28/14 P Josh Johnson Elbow 60-day DL (3/21); out for season
Guy's Pick: Take San Diego
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