canada africa partner reservation Diamondbacks vs. Padres Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Sunday, May 5, 2024

Diamondbacks vs. Padres Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Sunday, May 5, 2024


The Arizona Diamondbacks (14-20) and San Diego Padres (18-18) meet Sunday at Chase Field, starting at 4:10 PM ET on SDPA. The Diamondbacks are -119 moneyline favorites for the game, but the Padres are favored against the 1.5-run spread at +154 odds.

Ryne Nelson takes the mound for Arizona, while Matt Waldron is San Diego’s starter for the game.

Diamondbacks vs. Padres odds

  • Diamondbacks odds to win: -119
  • Padres odds to win: -101
  • Scatter: Padres -1.5
  • Total: 9.5 rides
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    Game time and information

  • Date: Sunday May 5, 2024
  • Time: 4:10 PM ET
  • TV: SDPA
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    Betting trends for Diamondbacks and Padres

    The Diamondbacks have been moneyline favorites a total of 16 times this season. They finished 8-8 in those games.

    Arizona has gone 6-8 (winning 42.9% of its games) when playing as moneyline favorites of -119 or shorter.

    This season, the Padres have won six of fourteen games, or 42.9%, in which they were the underdog.

    This season, San Diego has won four of eight games while being the underdog by at least -101 on the moneyline.

    In the 34 games in which bookmakers have set an over/under for the Diamondbacks, they have combined with opponents to go over the total 14 times (14-19-1).

    The Padres and their opponents have scored the over in 19 of their 36 games this season.

    Diamondbacks stats and insights

    The Diamondbacks have the No. 6 offense in MLB action, scoring 4.8 runs per game (164 total runs).

    Arizona is 20th in baseball with 30 home runs. They average 0.9 per game.

    The Diamondbacks’ .245 batting average is ninth-best in the majors.

    Arizona strikes out 7.4 times per game, the third-fewest average in the Majors.

    The Diamondbacks’ pitching staff ranks 28th in the Majors with a combined 7.8 strikeouts per nine innings.

    Arizona has a team ERA of 4.43 that ranks 23rd among all MLB pitching staffs.

    Padres statistics and insights

    The Padres scored the second-most points in the league this season with 183.

    San Diego ranks sixth in Major League Baseball with 39 home runs.

    The Padres rank fourth in the MLB with a team batting average of .258.

    San Diego is one of baseball’s best teams at making contact this season, ranking 10th with an average of 7.5 strikeouts per game.

    The Padres struck out 8.4 batters per nine innings as a pitching staff, 19th in the MLB.

    San Diego’s pitchers have a combined 4.10 ERA this year, which ranks 20th in the MLB.

    Diamondbacks key players to watch

    Nelson (1-2) takes the mound for the Diamondbacks in his fifth start of the season. He has a 4.60 ERA in 15 2/3 innings pitched, with 13 strikeouts.

    Ketel Marte leads Arizona in batting average this season (.308), while adding five home runs and 15 RBI.

    Christian Walker leads Arizona in home runs with seven and runs batted in with 22.

    Lourdes Gurriel Jr. is among the top hitters for Arizona with a .241 average, five home runs and 22 RBI.

    Blaze Alexander has 20 hits and an OBP of .375 to go with a slugging percentage of .486 this season.

    Padres Key Players to Watch

    The Padres’ Waldron (1-3) makes his seventh start of the season.

    Jurickson Profar leads the Padres with a team-best batting average of .347.

    Jake Cronenworth has been productive as he puts his team ahead with 25 RBI.

    Fernando Tatis Jr. has hit a team-best seven home runs.

    Ha-Seong Kim is hitting .211 with four doubles, two triples, five home runs and 20 walks.

    Diamondbacks and Padres injuries

    Diamondbacks: Geraldo Perdomo: 10 days IL (Right Meniscus Tear), Alek Thomas: 10 days IL (Hamstring), Ryne Nelson: 15 days IL (Arm), Paul Sewald: 15 days IL (oblique), Miguel Castro: 15 days IL ( Shoulder), Merrill Kelly: 60 days IL (shoulder), Eduardo Rodríguez: 60 days IL (shoulder), Kyle Nelson: 60 days IL (shoulder), Drey Jameson: 60 days IL (elbow)

    Padres: Tucupita Marcano: 10 days IL (knee), Glenn Otto: 15 days IL (shoulder), Luis Patiño: 15 days IL (elbow)

    Diamondbacks vs. Padres Prediction

  • Score prediction: Diamondbacks 6, Padres 5
  • Total prediction: Less than 9.5 runs
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