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San Francisco Giants vs Arizona Diamondbacks 08/05/2021 Baseball Tips, Forecast and Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
San Francisco Giants vs Arizona Diamondbacks 08/05/2021 – The online sportsbook predictions are flourishing online as the Giants take on the Diamondbacks in their final game of a three-game series from Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. San Francisco Giants have won a total of 68 games on the season while dropping 40 in return. The Giants continue to hold the best record in the majors and are all set to make their postseason appearance. The Arizona Diamondbacks will enter this game after winning 34 and dropping 75 in return. The Diamondbacks are the worst team in the majors with a terrible overall record.
San Francisco Giants vs Arizona Diamondbacks 08/05/2021
San Francisco Giants
The San Francisco Giants smashed the Diamondbacks in their last game with a final score of 7-1. The Giants went deep from the plate and are touching an average of five runs per game. San Francisco is holding the eighth rank with their scoring offense and is touching a batting average of .245. Brandon Crawford is the leader in home runs with 18 and RBIs with 63. Buster Posey is the other notable player with a batting average of .319 and 13 home runs. Alex Wood will be sent to the mound as their starting pitching in this game. Wood is holding a 9-3 record with an ERA of 3.83.
Players to watch: Mike Yastrzemski RF (GP 89, AB 322, R 54, H 73, 2B 22, 3B 3, HR 18, RBI 45, TB 155, BB 38, SO 85, SB 2, AVG 0.227, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.481, OPS 0.801, WAR 2.2), Brandon Crawford SS (GP 87, AB 294, R 53, H 85, 2B 17, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 63, TB 158, BB 35, SO 70, SB 8, AVG 0.289, OBP 0.365, SLG 0.537, OPS 0.903, WAR 3.9).
Arizona came off with a big surprise when they took out the toughest team in their series opener. The Diamondbacks smashed three runs from the plate and restricted the Giants to just one. However, they failed to keep pace and gave up a total of 21 runs in the last three games. Arizona is holding the 23rd rank in scoring and is holding the 22nd rank in their scoring offense. Merrill Kelly will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The 32-year-old pitcher is holding an ERA of 4.38 with a 7-8 record on the season.
Players to watch: Pavin Smith 1B (GP 96, AB 346, R 47, H 93, 2B 20, 3B 3, HR 9, RBI 32, TB 146, BB 30, SO 70, SB 1, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.33, SLG 0.422, OPS 0.752, WAR 0.3), David Peralta LF (GP 100, AB 346, R 38, H 85, 2B 20, 3B 7, HR 5, RBI 45, TB 134, BB 36, SO 64, SB 1, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.387, OPS 0.707, WAR 0.2).
San Francisco Giants vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
San Francisco Giants
San Francisco are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona’s last 6 games.
San Francisco Giants vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
The baseball betting websites are clearly in favor of the Giants to win this game and cover the spread. Arizona is no match for the Giants batting squad and powerful pitching unit.
Score Prediction: Giants 5. Diamondbacks 4.