D-Backs vs. Giants Saturday Prediction
The Giants evened their series with the Diamondbacks last night but find themselves as an underdog tonight when these NL West rivals meet at 10:05 p.m. ET. With Zack Greinke opposing Drew Pomeranz in the pitching matchup, will Arizona rebound?
Game Snapshot & Odds
Saturday, June 29, 2019
10:05 p.m. ET, Oracle Park, San Francisco, CA
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Public Betting Trends
According to our MLB Public Betting Chart page, 80% of the betting tickets are on the Diamondbacks to beat the Giants on the moneyline.
Arizona Diamondbacks Fantasy Spin
Jarrod Dyson went 3-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored in the Diamondbacks loss to the Giants on Friday. Dyson collected three hits, including an RBI single off Giants closer Will Smith in the ninth inning. The 34-year-old speedster is hitting .260/.349/.375 with 38 runs scored, a career-high five homers and 18 RBI in 238 plate appearances. He's already swiped 19 bases this season and is on pace to eclipse the 30-steal plateau for the first time since his 2016 campaign in Kansas City. His stolen base prowess makes him a viable mixed-league fantasy outfielder.
San Francisco Giants Fantasy Spin
Buster Posey went 3-for-4 with a pair of RBI and a run scored to lead the Giants to a 6-3 win over the Diamondbacks on Friday. It's been a dismal campaign overall for the injury-plagued Posey, but he came through with a clutch three-hit effort in this one. He blasted an RBI double to right field in the third inning and plated an additional run with an opposite-field single in the fifth. The 32-year-old backstop is hitting .241/.304/.369 with three homers and 20 RBI in 214 plate appearances.
MLB Betting Trends
The Diamondbacks are just 1-6 in their last seven games after allowing five runs or more in their previous game.
The Giants are 1-4 in their last five games following a win.
The Diamondbacks have won five of their last six games in San Francisco and are 4-1 in Greinke’s last five starts versus the Giants. The D-Backs have also won four of Greinke’s last five starts overall and are 5-2 in their last seven games versus a left-handed starter. On the other side, the Giants have dropped 30 out of their last 40 games when playing the third game of a series.
Saturday MLB Prediction: Arizona Diamondbacks -147