Los Angeles Dodgers at Arizona Diamondbacks Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Tony Sink - 5/15/2014
Friday, May 16, 9:40 PM on SNLA, FSAZ
Chase Field, Phoenix, Arizona
Los Angeles Dodgers - Greinke, Z (6-1) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - Miley, W (3-3)
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Zack Greinke will be going for his seventh win of the season on Friday when he and the Los Angeles Dodgers square off against the Wade Miley and the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Zack Greinke followed up his shortest outing of the season with a strong one against the San Francisco Giants last Saturday when he was able to pitch seven strong innings and pick up his sixth win. Greinke gave up just two runs in that game on six hits while walking three and strikeouts out eight. He now has a 2.38 ERA on the season and he has struck out 10.8 batters per nine innings.
Miguel Montero is one of just a couple of Diamondbacks who has been able to figure out Greinke over the years, going 6-for-18 against him with a double, two home runs and three RBI. Martin Prado is just 4-for-20 against the right-hander with six strikeouts.
Wade Miley was able to get his third win of the season last weekend when he pitched seven solid innings against the Chicago White Sox. He allowed just two runs on four hits in that game while striking out six and walking none. Miley now has a 4.82 ERA on the year and a 1.214 WHIP.
Miley is one of Scott Van Slyke's favorite pitchers to face, as he is 5-for-13 against him with two doubles, three home runs and four RBI. Matt Kemp has six hits in 18 at-bats against him with two home runs.
Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Trends
Los Angeles Dodgers are 22-17-2 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Los Angeles Dodgers is 0.3
Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Trends
Arizona Diamondbacks are 24-15-3 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Arizona Diamondbacks is -1.5
Injuries to Watch
Los Angeles Dodgers
05/14/14 C A.J. Ellis Knee 15-day DL (4/6)
05/14/14 3B Juan Uribe Hamstring is downgraded to not expected to be in the starting lineup Wednesday vs. Miami Marlins
05/02/14 P Hyun-Jin Ryu Shoulder 15-day DL (4/28)
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)
05/06/14 P J.J. Putz Elbow 15-day DL (5/4)
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
Tony's Pick: Take Los Angeles
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