Arizona Diamondbacks vs Houston Astros


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Today’s matchup is between the Arizona Diamondbacks (19-32) and the Houston Astros (25-25). The Diamondbacks have won 3 of their last 5 games & the Astros have won 2 of their last 5 games.

The Diamondbacks are starting Zac Gallen (RHP), on the mound who is 1-2 on the season pitching a 3.15 ERA, 3.92 FIP, .272 wOBA, K% of 27.4%, BB% of 9.1%, 87 MPH average exit velocity, and a 1.10 WHIP in 60 innings pitched.

The Astros are starting Zack Greinke (RHP), who is 3-2 on the season with a 3.77 ERA, 2.94 FIP, .279 wOBA, K% of 23%, BB% of 3.5%, 86.4 MPH average exit velocity, and a 1.06 WHIP in 57.1 innings pitched.

The Diamondbacks are the 25th best in the Majors in Relieving Pitching (WAR) while the Astros are 17th.

On the hitting side, the Diamondbacks have a .296 wOBA and a .304 OBP. The Astros have a .314 wOBA and a .315 OBP. The Diamondbacks have 46 HRs this season while the Astros have 55 HRs.

The Astros have the better starting pitcher, releiving, & hitting team so I'm going with the Astros to win the game.

  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games.
  • Arizona are 5-13 SU in their last 18 games.
  • Arizona are 3-12 SU in their last 15 games on the road.
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games.
  • Houston are 4-10 SU in their last 14 games.
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games against Arizona.


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