|MLB Padres vs. Diamondbacks Picks & Predictions for May 25, 2013|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Saturday, 25 May 2013 14:30|
Padres vs. Diamondbacks Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Diamondbacks are -120 money line favorites over the Padres, who are +111 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 9 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Diamondbacks opened as -137 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -120, while the Padres' odds went from +126 down to +111. San Diego enters play with a 21-26 overall record and is 8-14 on the road, while Arizona is 27-21 overall and 13-11 at home.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 57% of the betting public currently favors Arizona. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most updated numbers.
MLB FREE PICK: Take San Diego. According to latest MLB trends, San Diego is 5-2 last 7 vs. NL West, 16-8 last 24 on grass and 4-1 in Cashner's last 5 starts. Arizona is 4-11 last 15 in series, 4-10 in Miley's last 14 starts following a team loss in their previous game and 1-5 in Miley's last 6 starts during game 2 of a series.
San Diego (21-26, 8-14 road, 22-23 O/U) had lost three straight, while Arizona (27-21, 13-11 home, 16-30) has lost two of their last three and three of their last four. The Diamondbacks won the opener on Friday night, 5-2, as Brandon McCarthy allowed just one run in seven innings for the Diamondbacks. SS Everth Cabrera went 2-for-5 to lead the Padres and connected on his third home run. The Padres need a win and they send Andrew Cashner (3-2, 3.02 ERA) to the mound. He has allowed just four runs in his last three starts including one earned run at Baltimore's Camden Yards, one of the toughest places to pitch in Major League Baseball. He also has allowed just three runs in three starts against Arizona in his career. He takes on Wade Miley, who has struggled against San Diego. Miley allowed 12 hits and walks and four runs on May 3 in his last start against San Diego. He struggled last year against the
MLB FREE PICK: SAN DIEGO PADRES +111