Los Angeles Dodgers at Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Point Spread Picks 6/24/2019
Monday, June 24, 2019
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Probable Pitchers: Clayton Kershaw vs. Zack Greinke
Ketel Marte and the Arizona Diamondbacks (38-40, 4th in NL West) host the Los Angeles Dodgers (53-25, 1st in NL West) at Chase Field on Monday, June 24, 2019. The Diamondbacks open this game at +142 while the Dodgers are priced at -152. The O/U has been set at 8.
The Dodgers have been a strong pick for wagerers, having gone 53-25-0 SU. The Diamondbacks are covering 48.7% of the time, going 38-40-0 straight up. The Dodgers have been very good for wagerers as a favorite, going 53-23-0 SU. Arizona covers 46.9% of the time as the underdog, having gone 23-26-0 straight up.
Valuable Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Trends
The Dodgers have been a decent Over pick for O/U baseball bettors, having gone 38-37-3.
Los Angeles covers 55.6% of the time as the visitor, having gone 20-16-0 straight up.
Important Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Trends
The Diamondbacks are covering 40.0% of the time at Chase Field, going 14-21-0 SU.
The Diamondbacks have been a decent Over pick for O/U baseball bettors, having gone 40-35-3.
Key Los Angeles Dodgers Injuries
6/22/2019 David Freese 1B Knee Expected to be out until at least Jun 24
6/21/2019 Josh Sborz RP Back Expected to be out until at least Jul 2
6/21/2019 Scott Alexander RP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Jun 28
6/21/2019 Corey Seager SS Hamstring Expected to be out until at least Jul 12
6/20/2019 Rich Hill SP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Sep 1
6/18/2019 A.J CF Elbow Expected to be out until at least Jul 15
6/2/2019 Tony Cingrani RP Shoulder Out for the season
2/6/2019 Tom Koehler SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 1
Key Arizona Diamondbacks Injuries
6/22/2019 Ketel Marte CF Groin Probable for Jun 23
6/20/2019 Jake Lamb 1B Quadriceps Expected to be out until at least Jun 24
6/16/2019 Alex Avila C Calf Expected to be out until at least Jun 30
6/14/2019 Jon Duplantier RP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Jul 2
5/30/2019 Taijuan Walker SP Shoulder Expected to be out until at least Aug 1
5/27/2019 Luke Weaver SP Forearm Expected to be out until at least Jun 28
5/23/2019 Wilmer Flores 2B Foot Expected to be out until at least Jun 25
3/28/2019 Steven Souza RF Knee Out for the season
3/11/2019 Silvino Bracho RP Elbow Out for the season
Useful Pitching Statistics
The Dodgers have a 53-25 overall record this season. Starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw has a 7-1 record with an earned run average of 2.85 and a WHIP of 1.05 this season. He has 73 strikeouts over his 79 innings pitched and he's given up 69 hits. He's allowed 7.9 hits per 9 innings and he has a FIP of 3.5. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.22 and they have given up 198 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .220 against the bullpen and they've struck out 233 hitters and walked 83 batters. As a team, Los Angeles allows 7.3 hits per nine innings while striking out 9 batters per nine innings. They are 1st in the league in team earned run average at 3.16. The Dodgers pitchers collectively have given up 561 base hits and 244 earned runs. They have allowed 89 home runs this season, ranking them 27th in the league. Los Angeles as a pitching staff has walked 173 batters and struck out 695. They have walked 2.2 men per 9 innings while striking out 9 per 9. They have a team WHIP of 1.06 and their FIP as a unit is 3.71.
As a team Los Angeles is hitting .267, good for 4th in the league. The Dodgers hold a .472 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .347, which is good for 1st in baseball. They rank 8th in MLB with 9.0 hits per game. Max Muncy is hitting .283 with an on-base percentage of .383. He has 72 hits this season in 254 at bats with 46 runs batted in. He has a slugging percentage of .539 and an OPS+ of 139. Cody Bellinger is hitting .353 this year and he has an on-base percentage of .447. He has totaled 95 hits and he has driven in 61 men in 269 at bats. His OPS+ is 197 while his slugging percentage is at .706. The Dodgers have 701 hits, including 138 doubles and 126 home runs. Los Angeles has walked 302 times so far this season and they have struck out 611 times as a unit. They have left 581 men on base and have a team OPS of .819. They score 5.24 runs per contest and have scored a total of 409 runs this year.
Useful Pitching Statistics
Arizona has a 38-40 overall mark this year. With an earned run average of 2.91, Zack Greinke has a 8-3 record and a 0.93 WHIP. He has 87 strikeouts over the 102 innings he's pitched. He also has given up 81 hits. He's allowing 7.1 hits per nine innings and his FIP stands at 3.44. The bullpen has an earned run average of 4.49 and they have given up 277 base hits on the year. Teams are hitting .253 against the Diamondbacks bullpen. Their relievers have struck out 270 batters and walked 112 opposing hitters. As a team, Arizona allows 8.7 hits per nine innings while striking out 8.6 batters per nine innings. They are 14th in the league in team earned run average at 4.38. The Diamondbacks pitchers as a team have surrendered 688 base knocks and 345 earned runs this season. They have given up 96 home runs this year, which ranks 21st in Major League Baseball. Arizona as a staff has walked 247 hitters and struck out 678 batters. They give up a walk 3.1 times per 9 innings while they strike out 8.6 per 9. Their team WHIP is 1.32 while their FIP as a staff is 4.19.Related: MLB Baseball First Five Innings Betting Strategy
As a team, they are batting .258, good for 10th in the league. The Diamondbacks hold a .454 team slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .323, which is good for 16th in baseball. They rank 5th in MLB with 9.2 hits per contest. Ketel Marte comes into this matchup batting .309 with an OBP of .359. He has 95 hits this year along with 51 RBI in 307 AB's. He maintains a slugging percentage of .586 with an OPS+ of 139. Eduardo Escobar is hitting .279 this season and he has an OBP of .339. He has collected 84 hits in 301 at bats while driving in 59 runs. He has an OPS+ of 122 and a slugging percentage of .538. The Diamondbacks as a unit have 715 base hits, including 156 doubles and 117 homers. Arizona has walked 244 times this year and they have struck out on 675 occasions. They have had 548 men left on base and have an OPS of .778. They have scored 5.15 runs per game and totaled 402 runs this season.
Who will win tonight's Dodgers/Diamondbacks MLB game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Dodgers -152
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