The Padres will look to end their four-game losing streak when they face off against the Diamondbacks today at 9:40 ET. This NL West matchup is taking place at PETCO Park in San Diego, and the Padres are favored on the money line (-127). The Diamondbacks are 4th in the NL West with a record of 29-33.

Thursday's forecast in San Diego calls for temperatures in the low 70s with a few clouds. Slade Cecconi is starting for the Diamondbacks, while the Padres are going with Randy Vasquez.

SAN DIEGO PADRES VS ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS BETTING PICK

The Pick: San Diego Padres Moneyline -127

This game will be played at PETCO Park at 9:40 ET on Thursday, June 6th.

HOW TO BET THE DIAMONDBACKS VS PADRES:

  • We have the Padres winning by a score of 7 to 6
  • However, if you're looking for a run line pick, we like the Diamondbacks to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 13 runs and like the over

Diamondbacks Records & Stats

The Diamondbacks will be looking to get back on track after closing out their series vs. the Giants with a 9-3 loss. This was especially tough, as they held a lead going into the 3rd inning before the Giants scored six runs in the inning. Arizona was the -107 favorite at home going into the game.

Offensively, the Diamondbacks only had three fewer hits than the Giants but scored just three runs. All of their runs came in the 1st inning. Pavin Smith was hot right out of the gates but finished the game going 3/4 with a homer and only one run scored. The Diamondbacks also wasted a big game from Lourdes Gurriel Jr., who went 2/4 with a run scored.

Arizona is 29-33 overall as they play on the road vs. the Padres today. The Diamondbacks are 4th in the NL West, 8.5 games behind the Dodgers for the division lead. Arizona closed the gap on the Giants in the NL West, as they are now just a half-game behind them for the 3rd spot in the division.

So far, the Diamondbacks have gone 13-10 against other teams in the NL West. They picked up a series win over the Giants in their most recent series. This came after being swept by the Brewers. As the underdog on the road, the Diamondbacks are 10-13 this year and 14-17 as the road overall. Arizona is currently on a two-game winning streak on the road, and they are 7-11-2 in series this year.

Arizona's run line record is 28-34, and they have been a better bet on the road, where they are 16-15. Their average run margin is exactly even on the season, but they have been a better bet as the underdog, going 18-15 against the run line in those games.

The Diamondbacks are on the road today against the Padres, and the over/under line is set at 8.5 runs. The combined run average in their games this season is 9.3 runs per game, and their over/under record is 28-32. When the over/under line is set at 8.5 runs, their record is 9-8. Overall, 41.9% of their games have had higher over/under lines than 8.5 runs. Their current over streak is at two games.

Right-hander Slade Cecconi is on the mound for the Diamondbacks today as he faces the Padres on the road. He has made six starts this season and is coming off an outing in which he didn't give up an earned run. Against the Mets on June 1st, he went 4 2/3 innings, giving up one earned run, four hits, and two walks. Ceconni's record for the season is 1-4, and his ERA is 5.59. Opponents are batting .218 off Ceconni this season, and his WHIP is 1.05. So far, he has made two quality starts and is averaging 6.32 strikeouts per nine innings.

Arizona's offense has been one of the league's best this season, averaging 4.7 runs per game, which is 8th in the MLB. They have been even better on the road, averaging 4.9 runs per contest. The Diamondbacks have been a home run hitting team this season, but their collective batting average of .246 is just 9th in the league.

Christian Walker and Ketel Marte are tied for the team lead in home runs, and Walker's 38 RBIs are the best mark on the team and 11th in the MLB. Marte is batting .276 for the season, and Walker is hitting .259. Marte has gone 9/28 in his last eight games, while Lourdes Gurriel Jr. has two homers in that stretch and is batting .267.

Padres Records & Stats

Led by a big game by Fernando Tatis Jr. at the plate, the Padres are coming off a game in which they wasted several good performances. Tatis went 4/4 with a run scored and a stolen base. However, the Padres lost the game 3-2 to the Angels. San Diego was the heavy favorite at -182 going into the game.

Dylan Cease started for the Padres, going six innings and giving up three earned runs on four hits. He also issued three walks and took the loss. Cease only had six strikeouts in the outing and gave up two home runs.

San Diego will open their series vs. the Diamondbacks seven games behind the Dodgers for the NL West lead. The Padres are 32-33 overall and have lost four straight games, which includes being swept by the Angels in their most recent series. So far, they are 12-13 in divisional games.

At home, the Padres are 13-19 this season compared to 19-14 on the road. As the favorite, the Padres have gone 19-20 and 13-13 as the underdog. San Diego's overall series record is 12-8-2.

Despite a 10-22 run line record at home, the Padres have been a profitable bet on the run line overall, going 34-31. They are 24-9 on the run line on the road, where they have a scoring margin of +1.3 runs per game. The Padres have been an underdog in 26 games this season, going 18-8 on the run line in those contests.

The San Diego Padres are playing at home against the Arizona Diamondbacks today. The over/under line for the game is set at 8.5 runs, which is exactly the combined run average for these two teams. The Padres' over/under record for the season is 32-32, and their games have averaged 8 runs per game. When the over/under line is set at 8.5 runs, their record is 8-7. This season, 18.5% of their games have had higher over/under lines than 8.5 runs, and their current under streak is at 4 games.

Randy Vásquez is getting the start for the Padres today and comes in with a record of 1-3 and ERA of 5.74. Looking at his overall numbers, Vásquez has made six starts, and opponents are batting .319 this season. In his 26 2/3 innings of work, Vásquez has allowed five home runs and is averaging 6.07 strikeouts per nine innings. Vásquez's only quality start came on June 1st, where he went five innings and got the win, giving up three earned runs in the process. Per the notes, he has given up at least one homer in three straight starts.

So far this season, the Padres are the top hitting team in the league, with a team batting average of .258. They are also among the league leaders in on-base percentage, slugging, and OPS. San Diego has been a good road team in terms of scoring runs, averaging 5 runs per game, which is the 5th best mark in the league. Overall, they are 18th in the league at 4.3 runs per contest.

Fernando Tatis Jr. comes into the game on an 11-game hitting streak and has been even hotter of late, going 13/24 in his last six games. Over that stretch, he has one home run, four runs scored, and four RBIs. For the season, he is 10th in the league with 10 homers. Jake Cronenworth and Jurickson Profar are also near the top of the league in home runs, with eight apiece.