San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks, first game of the series. The Padres start another series at home that will surely be difficult as the last. The record at home for the Padres remains negative. The Diamondbacks are looking to win another series, until the record is positive for them. The Diamondbacks also lost the last series, but they have better numbers than the Padres in the last ten games.
Arizona Diamondbacks: Visiting to win.
The Diamondbacks have a positive record on the road this season. Fourteen victories and only nine defeats. The team has played well for most of the season. The last series was lost against the Rays 1-2, but they had won the series against Rockies and Pirates. The offense has sibo key piece in the victories, although the defense has not been the best.
On the road the Diamondbacks are scoring an average of 5.57 runs per game, 2.96 walks, 9.83 hits, 1.52 home runs, 13.35 left on base. The defense allows up to 5.04 runs per game, 3.91 walks, 8.35 strike outs, 8.78 hits, 1.26 home runs and 15.78 left on base. This is the third series against the Padres, 1-1 so far, the last series lost 1-3 against the San Diego Padres.
Luke Weaver is designated for the first game of the series. Three victories and two defeats. 3.16 ERA, 51.1 pitched innings, 45 hits, 19 runs, 5 home runs, 55 strike outs, 1,110 WHIP. At home the record is 3-1 for Weaver this season. The last victory was in the second game against the Rockies 9-2.
San Diego Padres: Waiting for good results.
The Padres have not had any luck at home this season. The record is negative so far with eleven victories in 25 games. The last series at home was against the Pirates and they lost 1-3. They could hardly win the first game of that series. At home the season has been a disaster. Three victories in eight series at home. Against the Diamondbacks and lost at home more early in season 1-2.
At home the Padres are scoring an average of 3.44 runs per game, 2.46 walks, 7.00 hits, 1.29 home runs, 11.79 left on base. The defense is allowing up to 4.00 runs per game, 2.54 walks, 8.12 hits, 1.29 home runs, 12.54 left on base. In the series against the Pirates, the team allowed up to 21 runs in the series.
Chris Paddack will open the series tonight against the Diamondbacks. Three victories and two defeats this season. 1.99 ERA, 45.1 pitched innings, 23 hits, 14 runs, 4 home runs, 49 strike outs, 0.750 WHIP. The last win was against the Mets in the first game of the series 4-0 at home.
My Free Pick & Prediction for San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks 05/20/2019 is: take the Arizona Diamondbacks +100 (Moneyline).
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