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Los Angeles Dodgers vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/08/2020 Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
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Los Angeles Dodgers vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/08/2020 – Los Angeles Dodgers will take this opportunity to get past Arizona Diamondbacks to make up for their previous loss against Colorado Rockies. The Dodgers are on a two-game losing streak while they still remain at the top of the NL West division with a 30-12 record. The Los Angeles Dodgers have one of the best offensive units on the season. Moving onto the Diamondbacks, they seem to be the worst team in the NL West and possibly one of the worst this season with a terrible 15-27 overall record. Arizona is on a three-game losing streak after their defeat against the San Francisco Giants. It’s time to place a bet on baseball as these teams battle from Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/08/2020
Los Angeles Dodgers
Los Angeles Dodgers are left with 18 games to complete their regular season, but they seem to have made their way through already. Los Angeles is four games ahead of the San Diego Padres in second place and 15 games ahead of the Diamondbacks at the bottom. With a strong offensive unit, they smashed a total of 230 runs this season with 75 home runs and 350 hits. The Dodgers have a batting clip of .253 as a whole team. Taking the mound against the Diamondbacks will be Walker Buehler with a 1-0 record and an ERA of 3.60. The talented pitcher has been successful for the Dodgers with 34 strikeouts in a span of 30 innings.
Players to watch: C. Bellinger CF (GP39 AB153 R26 H33 2B5 3B0 HR10 RBI22 TB68 BB17 SO27 SB4 AVG.0216 OBP0.294 SLG0.444 OPS0.739 WAR0.5). M. Betts RF (GP39 AB152 R32 H48 2B8 3B0 HR13 RBI31 TB95 BB19 SO28 SB6 AVG0.316 OBP0.393 SLG0.625 OPS1.018 WAR2.9).
Not only are the Diamondbacks the worst in the NL West, but they are also one of the worst teams this year with their poor 15-27 record. Arizona is trailing Colorado Rockies by five games and they are far behind the .500 mark. The Diamondbacks are not strong enough to get past opponents while their pitching and hitting squad is simply unbalanced. Arizona lost their last series against the Giants with a 1-3 record. As a whole team, they smashed 33 home runs and 163 runs in total with 307 hits. Luke Weaver will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Weaver is holding a 1-6 record on the season with an ERA of 7.44.
Players to watch: K. Marte 2B (GP 39 AB 157 R 17 H 47 2B 13 3B 0 HR 2 RBI 13 TB 66 BB 5 SO 19 SB 1 AVG 0.299 OBP 0.333 SLG 0.42 OPS 0.754 WAR 0), C. Walker 1B (GP 40 AB 148 R 21 H 42 2B 14 3B 0 HR 5 RBI 24 TB 71 BB 13 SO 34 SB 0 AVG 0.284 OBP 0.343 SLG 0.48 OPS 0.823 WAR 0).
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 15-5 SU in their last 20 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona’s last 6 games.
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
This is a battle between one of the strongest and one of the weakest teams on the season. The top sports betting websites have certainly predicted the Dodgers to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers 8, Arizona Diamondbacks 2.