At 9:40 PM from Chase Field in Phoenix, we have an NL West matchup between the Dodgers and Diamondbacks. Heading into Wednesday's game, the Dodgers are 19-13, while the Diamondbacks are below .500 at 14-17. Los Angeles is currently favored on the money line at -136.

Wednesday's over/under line is at 9 runs, and the Dodgers are starting Yoshinobu Yamamoto. As for the Diamondbacks, they are sending Zac Gallen to the mound.


The Pick: Arizona Diamondbacks Moneyline +113

This game will be played at Chase Field at 9:40 ET on Wednesday, May 1st.


  • We have the Diamondbacks winning by a score of 6 to 5
  • If you're looking for a run line pick, we also like the Diamondbacks to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 11 runs and like the over

It was a low-scoring game in the most recent game of this Diamondbacks vs Dodgers series. Arizona went into the matchup as slight underdogs at -106 and squeaked out a 4-3 win. The Diamondbacks offense only had two more hits than the Dodgers and struck out five more times, but still picked up a win.

Christian Walker was the difference for the Diamondbacks, as he homered twice, scored three times, and finished with three RBIs. Eugenio Suarez also had a two-hit game for Arizona. As for the Dodgers, Landon Knack gave up just one run in five innings of work and struck out two.

Scott McGough got the win for the Diamondbacks out of the bullpen, while Nabil Crismatt took the loss for Los Angeles.

Dodgers Records & Stats

Los Angeles is on the road today vs. the Diamondbacks with an overall record of 19-13, which has them leading the NL West by four games over the Giants. The Dodgers dropped the final game of their series vs. the Blue Jays but won the first game of that series and have won two straight series. So far, they have gone 6-4 in divisional games.

The Dodgers have been good on the road this year, coming in with a record of 10-5 compared to 9-8 at home. This season, the Dodgers have been the favorite in all but one game, and they are 10-4 as the road favorite. Looking at their overall series record, the Dodgers are 6-5 and have won two straight series.

When the Dodgers win, they win big, with an average run margin of 3.9 runs per game. That's helped them to a 15-17 run line record overall, including a 9-6 mark on the road. They've been favored in all but one game, going 15-16 against the run line in those contests.

Los Angeles Dodgers games have gone over the over/under line in 19 of their 32 games this season, and the average over/under line for their games is 9 runs. Their combined run average for the season is 9.3 runs per game, and the over/under line for today's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks is set at 9 runs.

Right-hander Yoshinobu Yamamoto gets the start for the Dodgers today as he faces the Diamondbacks on the road. He has made six starts this season and has a record of 2-1 with a 3.54 ERA. Yamamoto's WHIP for the season is currently 1.07. In his six starts, he has turned in two quality starts and is averaging 11.89 strikeouts per nine innings. Yamamoto's most recent outing was a good one, as he didn't allow a run in six innings of work, picking up the win. Before that, he had allowed at least three earned runs in three straight outings.

Not only do the Dodgers lead the league in team batting average, but they are also near the top of the league in home runs and runs scored. As a team, they are averaging 5.3 runs per game and have been even better at home, putting up 5.6 runs per contest. Mookie Betts has been a big reason for the team's success, as he is batting .368 for the season and has gone 12/27 in his last seven games.

Shohei Ohtani and Will Smith have also been big run producers for the Dodgers, with Ohtani hitting .336 with a team-high seven homers, and Smith has gone deep three times while batting .362. Smith is also on a five-game hitting streak and has gone 11/23 in his last five games.

Diamondbacks Records & Stats

Arizona is hosting the Dodgers today with an overall record of 14-17, which has them 4th in the NL West, tied with the Padres and 4.5 games behind the Dodgers for the division lead. The Diamondbacks split their first two games vs. the Dodgers this year but came into the series having lost four straight games. Before that, they won two of three vs. the Cardinals.

So far, the Diamondbacks have been good at home, going 8-7, but they are just 6-10 on the road. Arizona has been a favorite or the underdog in all of their games this year, and they are 2-3 as the home underdog. The Diamondbacks' overall series record is 3-5-1, and they have lost two straight series.

When the Diamondbacks win, they win big, as they have an average run margin of 5.3 in their victories. However, when they lose, they lose by an average of -2.8 runs. Arizona is 15-16 against the run line this season, including an 8-7 mark at home. As the underdog, the Diamondbacks are 9-7 vs. the run line, while they are 6-9 when favored.

Arizona's combined run average of 9.6 is higher than the over/under line of 9 runs for their game against the Dodgers tonight. The Diamondbacks have had over/under lines set at 9 runs six times this season, and the over has hit in three of those games. Overall, their over/under record is 13-17, and their games have had an average over/under line of 9 runs.

Through six starts, Zac Gallen has a record of 3-2 and an ERA of 3.38. He has made two quality starts this year and is averaging 9.84 strikeouts per nine innings. In his last outing, Gallen took the loss, giving up three earned runs in five innings of work. Before that, he had won two straight starts. Gallen's ERA on the road is 6.6 compared to 0.6 at home. Opposing batters are hitting .242 off Gallen this season.

Christian Walker has been swinging a hot bat for the Diamondbacks, going 10/28 in his last eight games with four homers and nine RBIs. For the season, he is batting .283 and is 7th in the league with 22 RBIs. Walker's seven homers is the best mark on the team, but both Ketel Marte and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. have also gone deep five times this season. Marte and Gurriel Jr. are also near the top of the team in RBIs.

As a team, the Diamondbacks are 5th in the league in scoring at 5.2 runs per game. They have been even better at home, averaging 5.7 runs per contest. Overall, they are batting .250 as a team (7th) and have the 3rd fewest strikeouts in the league. Their collective on-base percentage is 6th best in the league.