Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks 05/31/2022 – On Tuesday night, the Atlanta Braves will be locking horns with the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. This will be the second game of a three-game series between the two teams. The Atlanta Braves are in the second position of the NL East, hot at the heels of the New York Mets. The Arizona Diamondbacks are in the fourth position of the NL West, with a record of 24-26, with the Dodgers currently dominating the division. The recent baseball picks are in favor of the Atlanta Braves to win in this game.
Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks 05/31/2022
|When:||Tuesday, May 31, 9:40 PM ET|
|Where:||Chase Field, Phoenix, Arizona|
The Atlanta Braves are coming into this game after losing to the Diamondbacks in the opening game of the series. Before that, the Braves faced the Marlins and lost the opening game of that series. However, they managed to put up wins in the next two games with Spencer Strider thrown for 4.1 innings on Monday and giving away four hits and a pair of walks. On the mound against the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Atlanta Braves will be posting Charlie Morton. Morton is currently 3-3 with a 5.28 ERA.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 3B (GP 48, AB 190, R 27, H 47, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 22, TB 76, BB 12, SO 38, SB 3, AVG 0.247, OBP 0.295, SLG 0.4, OPS 0.695, WAR 0.5, Austin Riley 3B (GP 47, AB 184, R 22, H 46, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 23, TB 90, BB 16, SO 57, SB 2, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.324, SLG 0.489, OPS 0.813, WAR 0.8
The Arizona Diamondbacks tasted victory in the first game of the series and expect to keep this going. Before this series, the Diamondbacks faced the Los Angeles Dodgers in a four-game series but lost all the games. On Monday’s game, Zac Gallen threw for 5.2 innings and gave away seven hits and two walks. The Arizona Diamondbacks will be handing the ball to Humberto Castellanos. Castellanos is now 3-2 with a 5.22 ERA in this baseball season.
Players to watch: Christian Walker 1B (GP 48, AB 169, R 23, H 33, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 12, RBI 22, TB 76, BB 21, SO 38, SB 0, AVG 0.195, OBP 0.288, SLG 0.45, OPS 0.738, WAR 1.5, Ketel Marte 2B (GP 45, AB 168, R 21, H 42, 2B 16, 3B 1, HR 2, RBI 14, TB 66, BB 14, SO 38, SB 2, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.314, SLG 0.393, OPS 0.706, WAR 0.5.
Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
Atlanta are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Arizona.
Braves is 2-6 SU in their last 8 games against an opponent in the National League West Division.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Atlanta’s last 15 games when playing as the favorite.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 6 games played on a Tuesday when on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona’s last 5 games.
Arizona is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona’s last 6 games against Atlanta.
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Arizona’s last 19 games at home.
Arizona is 2-6 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
The Arizona Diamondbacks will be looking for a repeat of their success in the first game of the series. However, the Braves are bound to win in this game considering their better record. The online sportsbook is expecting the Atlanta Braves to win in this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Braves 8, Diamondbacks 6.