Miami Marlins vs Arizona Diamondbacks 5/8/2023 – Chase Field will play venue to a matchup between the Miami Marlins and the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night. This will be the opening game of a three-game series between these two teams. The Miami Marlins are 17-18 on the season after their series against the Chicago Cubs over the weekend. The Arizona Diamondbacks played the Washington Nationals last time out and are 19-14 on the scoreboard. The Arizona Diamondbacks are favored to win this game by the latest MLB betting odds.
Miami Marlins vs Arizona Diamondbacks 5/8/2023
|When:||Monday, May 8, 9:40 PM EDT|
|Where:||Chase Field Phoenix, Arizona|
|TV:||BALLY SPORTS NETWORK|
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The Miami Marlins were paired with the Chicago Cubs in the previous matchup and lost the first two games of that series. The highest number of home runs for the Marlins has been scored by Jorge Soler with seven home runs and 14 ribbies. Luis Arraez is leading the team in hits with 46 so far, with a batting average of .430. On the mound, the Marlins will be posting Braxton Garrett who is 1-1 this season with a 5.81 ERA.
Players to watch: Jazz Chisholm Jr. CF (GP 34, AB 126, R 11, H 28, 2B 2, 3B 1, HR 5, RBI 14, TB 47, BB 9, SO 49, SB 11, AVG 0.222, OBP 0.277, SLG 0.373, OPS 0.65, WAR 0, Jorge Soler DH (GP 33, AB 121, R 14, H 27, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 15, TB 57, BB 11, SO 36, SB 0, AVG 0.223, OBP 0.299, SLG 0.471, OPS 0.77, WAR 0
The Arizona Diamondbacks took on the Washington Nationals in the previous set and are ranked second in the National League West. The Diamondbacks are led in offense by Corbin Carol who has a batting average of .320. The highest number of home runs for the team has been scored by Christian Walker with seven home runs so far. The Diamondbacks will be nodding to Zac Gallen as starting pitcher. Gallen is 4-1 this season with a 2.53 ERA.
Players to watch: Christian Walker 1B (GP 32, AB 124, R 19, H 35, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 26, TB 66, BB 7, SO 24, SB 1, AVG 0.282, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.532, OPS 0.851, WAR 1, Ketel Marte 2B (GP 31, AB 116, R 20, H 31, 2B 7, 3B 3, HR 5, RBI 15, TB 59, BB 9, SO 19, SB 1, AVG 0.267, OBP 0.328, SLG 0.509, OPS 0.837, WAR 1
Miami Marlins vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami’s last 5 games against an opponent in the National League West Division.
Miami are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Miami are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games against Arizona.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami’s last 8 games on the road.
Miami are 5-13 SU in their last 18 games when playing on the road against Arizona.
Miami are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the National League.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Arizona’s last 7 games.
Arizona are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona’s last 6 games against Miami.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona’s last 6 games at home.
Arizona are 13-5 SU in their last 18 games when playing at home against Miami.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona’s last 5 games against an opponent in the National League.
Miami Marlins vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
The Miami Marlins might need to rethink their decision of posting Braxton Garrett on the mound since the pitcher has not had the best season so far. The Arizona Diamondbacks will be using their home advantage to win in this game as per predictions from the baseball betting forum.
Score Prediction: Diamondbacks 8, Marlins 5.