Sunday, May 28, 2017
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Probable Pitchers: Patrick Corbin vs. Jimmy Nelson
Miller Park is the site of the matchup between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday, May 28, 2017. The probable starting pitchers are Patrick Corbin for the Diamondbacks and Jimmy Nelson for the Brewers.
Arizona opens at -136 while Milwaukee opens at +126. The Diamondbacks have a 22-26-2 over/under record and a 27-23-0 run line mark. The Brewers are 30-18-0 against the run line and have a 29-18-1 over/under record.
Valuable Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Trends
The Arizona Diamondbacks are 22-26-2 against the over/under
The Arizona Diamondbacks are 27-23-0 against the run line
Important Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
The Milwaukee Brewers are 29-18-1 against the over/under
The Milwaukee Brewers are 30-18-0 against the run line
Key Arizona Diamondbacks Injuries
05/21/17 P Taijuan Walker Hand 10-day DL (5/20)
05/15/17 CF A.J. Pollock Groin 10-day DL (05/14)
05/11/17 P Shelby Miller Elbow 60-day DL (4/22)
04/01/17 P Jake Barrett Shoulder 10-day DL (3/31)
03/31/17 CF Socrates Brito Finger 60-day DL (3/28)
03/31/17 P Steve Hathaway Shoulder 60-day DL (3/31)
Key Milwaukee Brewers Injuries
05/27/17 LF Ryan Braun Calf 10-day DL (5/26)
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Diamondbacks have a 31-19 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Patrick Corbin has a 4-4 record with an earned run average of 4.40 and a WHIP of 1.43. He has 47 strikeouts over his 57.1 innings pitched and he's given up 66 hits. He allows 10.4 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 4.54. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.81 and they have given up 127 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .225 against the bullpen and they've struck out 161 hitters and walked 56 batters. As a team, Arizona allows 7.8 hits per nine innings while striking out 9.2 batters per nine innings. They are 3rd in the league in team earned run average at 3.52. The Diamondbacks pitchers collectively have given up 388 base hits and 175 earned runs. They have allowed 54 home runs this season, ranking them 21st in the league. Arizona as a pitching staff has walked 161 batters and struck out 457. They have walked 3.2 men per 9 innings while striking out 9.2 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.23 and their FIP as a unit is 3.70.
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As a team Arizona is hitting .266, good for 7th in the league. The Diamondbacks hold a .457 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .332, which is good for 7th in baseball. They rank 7th in MLB with 9.2 hits per game. A.J. Pollock is hitting .299 with an on-base percentage of .337. He has 46 hits this season in 154 at bats with 11 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .455 and an OPS+ of 101. Paul Goldschmidt is hitting .318 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .450. He has totaled 56 hits and he has driven in 37 men in 176 at bats. His OPS+ is 163 while his slugging percentage is at .585. The Diamondbacks have 459 hits, including 92 doubles and 71 home runs. Arizona has walked 161 times so far this season and they have struck out 438 times as a unit. They have left 348 men on base and have a team OPS of .789. They score 5.04 runs per contest and have scored a total of 252 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Milwaukee has a 25-23 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 4.20, Jimmy Nelson has a 2-3 record and a 1.40 WHIP. He has 44 strikeouts over the 49.1 innings he's pitched. He's also given up 53 hits. He allows 9.7 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.85. The bullpen has an earned run average of 3.77 and they have given up 170 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .252 against the Brewers bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 169 batters and walked 86 opposing hitters. As a team, Milwaukee allows 9.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 7.8 batters per nine innings. They are 20th in the league in team earned run average at 4.3. The Brewers pitchers as a team have surrendered 446 base knocks and 206 earned runs this season. They have given up 58 home runs this year, which ranks 14th in Major League Baseball. Milwaukee as a staff has walked 169 hitters and struck out 374 batters. They give up a walk 3.5 times per 9 innings while they strike out 7.8 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.43 while their FIP as a staff is 4.32.
As a team, they are batting .253, good for 13th in the league. The Brewers hold a .447 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .325, which is good for 16th in baseball. They rank 13th in MLB with 8.6 hits per contest. Travis Shaw comes into this matchup batting .286 with an OBP of .320. He has 48 hits this year along with 34 RBI in 168 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .536 with an OPS+ of 119. Eric Thames is hitting .286 this season and he has an OBP of .417. He has collected 42 hits in 147 at bats while driving in 26 runs. He has an OPS+ of 165 and a slugging percentage of .612. The Brewers as a unit have 414 base hits, including 90 doubles and 69 homers. Milwaukee has walked 158 times this year and they have struck out on 445 occasions. They have had 302 men left on base and have an OPS of .772. They have scored 5.04 runs per game and totaled 242 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Diamondbacks/Brewers MLB game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Brewers +126
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