Diamondbacks vs. Astros Free Pick
HOUSTON, TX (ATS Consultants) – One night after being shut down by Dallas Keuchel, the Diamondbacks look to bounce back tonight when they visit the Astros at 8:10PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Diamondbacks are currently favored at -105, while the Astros are a slight home underdog at -103. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 8.5 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Astros opened as -107 money line favorites but their odds have fallen to -103, while the Diamondbacks’ odds have gone from -101 up to -105. The total hasn’t changed since opening at 8.5 at most online and Vegas sports books, although if you shop around you can find the over/under at 9.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Diamondbacks will start Wade Miley, who is 3-6 with a 4.57 ERA, versus the Astros’ Scott Feldman, who is 3-4 with a 4.12 ERA. Arizona enters play with a 29-39 record and is 17-15 on the road this season, while Houston is 30-37 overall and 15-18 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Arizona. According to latest MLB trends, the Diamondbacks are 7-1 in their last eight meetings in Houston and 21-6 in their last 27 games versus the Astros. They’re also 6-2 in their last eight games following a loss, 5-2 in their last seven road games and 5-2 in their last seven games versus a right-handed starter. On the other side, the ‘Stros are 2-6 in Feldman’s last eight starts as an underdog, 8-22 in their last 30 Thursday games and 3-8 in their last 11 interleague home games versus a left-handed starter.
MLB FREE PICK: ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS -105