Sunday, June 12, 2016
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Probable Pitchers: Adam Conley vs. Robbie Ray
The Miami Marlins visit Chase Field on Sunday to play the Arizona Diamondbacks. The probable starters are Adam Conley for the Marlins and Robbie Ray for the Diamondbacks. The opening line for this matchup has Miami at +105 and Arizona at -115. The over/under was set at 9.5. The Marlins have a 33-27-1 over/under record and a 29-32-0 run line mark, meaning they cover 48% of the time. The Diamondbacks are 28-35-0 against the run line and have a 34-26-3 over/under record. They cover the spread 44% of the time.
The Marlins head into this matchup with a 32-29 record, including 18-13 on the road. Starting pitcher Adam Conley has a 3-3 record with an earned run average of 3.76 and a WHIP of 1.36. He has 65 strikeouts over his 64.2 innings pitched and he has given up 60 hits so far this season. He has allowed 8.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.65. The bullpen this year has an earned run average of 4.06 and they have given up 185 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .244 against the bullpen while being struck out 201 times and walking 101 times this season. As a team, Miami has allowed 8.51 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.54 batters per nine. They are 13th in the league in team earned run average at 4.03. The Marlins pitchers have collectively given up 515 base hits and 244 earned runs. They have allowed 48 home runs this season and they allow 0.8 homers per nine innings as a staff. Miami as a pitching staff has walked 239 batters and struck out 517. They walk 3.9 men per 9 innings while striking out 8.5 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.38 and their FIP as a unit is 3.81.
As a team, Miami is batting .270, good for 4th in the league while putting together a .286 average away from home. The Marlins hold a .406 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .325 which is good for 9th in baseball. They rank 4th in baseball with 9.38 hits per game. Marcell Ozuna comes into this game hitting .326 and his on-base percentage is at .371. He has 75 hits this season along with 37 runs scored and 36 runs batted in. He's struck out 53 times and has walked 17 times. Martin Prado is hitting .313 and he has an on-base percentage of .355. He has totaled 71 hits so far while scoring 25 runs and he's driven in 18. He has walked 15 times and has struck out 26 times. The Marlins have 572 hits, including 107 doubles and 50 home runs. They've stolen 18 bases while they've been thrown out stealing 10 times. Miami has walked 167 times this season and they've struck out 462 times as a unit. They've left 459 men on base and have a team OPS of .730. They score 4.03 runs per contest and have scored a total of 246 runs so far this year.
Arizona comes into this matchup with a 10-23 home record and a 26-37 overall mark. With an earned run average of 5.14, Robbie Ray has a 2-5 record and a 1.73 WHIP. He has 72 strikeouts over the 61.1 innings he's pitched during which he has given up 75 hits. He has allowed 11 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 4.51. So far this season the bullpen has an earned run average of 4.30 and they have given up 212 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .257 against the Diamondbacks bullpen while being struck out 188 times and walking 96 times this season. As a team, Arizona has allowed 9.33 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.84 batters per nine. They are 27th in the league in team earned run average at 4.76. The Diamondbacks pitchers as a team have surrendered 590 base knocks and 301 earned runs so far this season. They have given up 72 home runs this year and they give up 1.1 home runs per nine innings as a staff. Arizona as a staff has walked 227 hitters and struck out 496. They give up a walk 3.6 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.44 while their FIP as a staff is 4.36.
As a team, they are batting .264, good for 9th in the league while putting together a .262 average at home. The Diamondbacks hold a .430 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .327 which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 6th in baseball with 9.19 hits per contest. Paul Goldschmidt comes into this matchup batting .279 and he has an OBP of .432. He has 60 hits this year along with 32 runs scored and 37 RBI. He's struck out 62 times and has walked on 56 occasions. Jean Segura is hitting .293 and he has an OBP of .330. He has collected 73 hits so far while he's scored 29 runs and drove in 28. He has earned a walk 9 times and has punched out 39 times. The Diamondbacks as a unit have 579 base hits, including 111 doubles and 69 homers. They have 41 stolen bases while they've been thrown out 14 times. Arizona as a team has walked 193 times this year and they have struck out 534 times. They've had 446 men left on base and have an OPS of .757. They score 4.41 runs per game and have totaled 278 runs so far this season.
Miami Marlins Betting Trends
The Miami Marlins are 33-27-1 against the over/under so far this season
The Miami Marlins are 29-32-0 against the run line so far this season
Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Trends
The Arizona Diamondbacks are 34-26-3 against the over/under so far this season
The Arizona Diamondbacks are 28-35-0 against the run line so far this season
Injuries to Watch
05/26/16 P Bryan Morris Back 15-day DL (5/25)
05/15/16 P Kendry Flores Shoulder 15-day DL (5/15)
04/29/16 2B Dee Gordon Suspension expected to miss 80 games
04/04/16 P Raudel Lazo Shoulder 15-day DL (3/25)
04/03/16 P Carter Capps Arm 60-day DL; out for season
05/28/16 P Shelby Miller Finger 15-day DL (5/25)
05/27/16 P Rubby De La Rosa Elbow 15-day DL (5/26)
04/02/16 CF A.J. Pollock Elbow 60-day DL (4/2), out for season
Josh's Pick: Take the Marlins
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