Saturday, April 25, 2015
Chase Field in Phoenix
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Probable Pitchers: (R) Burnett, A (0-1) vs. (R) De La Rosa, R (2-1)
The Pittsburgh Pirates take on the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday at Chase Field in Phoenix.
The Pirates are 5-1 in their last 6 games vs. a right-handed starter and 16-5 in their last 21 games vs. a starter with a WHIP greater than 1.30. They are 2-6 in Burnett's last 8 starts following a team loss in their previous game and 2-6 in Burnett's last 8 road starts vs. a team with a winning record. The over is 4-0-1 in the Pirates last 5 games vs. a starter with a WHIP greater than 1.30 and 4-1-2 in their last 7 overall.
The Diamondbacks are 4-0 in their last 4 games vs. a starter with a WHIP greater than 1.30 and 5-1 in their last 6 during game 2 of a series. They are 12-5 in their last 17 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of less than .400.
Diamondbacks are 18-37 in their last 55 games vs. a right-handed starter. The under is 4-0 in the Diamondbacks last 4 Saturday games and 5-2 in their last 7 games vs. a right-handed starter.
Head-to-head, the over is 5-1 in the last 6 meetings in Arizona and 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Trends
The Pittsburgh Pirates are 8-5-3 against the over/under
The run differential for the Pittsburgh Pirates is 0.4
Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Trends
The Arizona Diamondbacks are 7-8-0 against the over/under
The run differential for the Arizona Diamondbacks is 0.5
Injuries to Watch
04/23/15 LF Starling Marte Hand "?" Friday vs. Arizona Diamondbacks
04/06/15 P Brandon Cumpton Elbow 15-day DL (3/27)
04/06/15 P Charlie Morton Hip 15-day DL (4/6)
04/06/15 SS Justin Sellers Heel 15-day DL (3/27)
04/22/15 C Gerald Laird Back 60-day DL (4/9)
04/22/15 3B Jacob Lamb Foot 15-day DL (4/19)
04/06/15 P Bronson Arroyo Elbow 60-day DL (4/6)
04/05/15 P David Hernandez Elbow 15-day DL (3/27)
04/05/15 P Matt Stites Arm 15-day DL (3/27)
04/05/15 C Oscar Hernandez Hand 15-day DL (3/27)
04/05/15 P Patrick Corbin Elbow 15-day DL (3/27)
Guy's Pick: Take Arizona
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