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    The Los Angeles Dodgers (1-0) host the Arizona Diamondbacks (0-1) on Saturday at 9:10 PM ET. The Dodgers are moneyline favorites (-260) against the underdog Diamondbacks (+213). Los Angeles has Clayton Kershaw starting things off, and Arizona counters with Madison Bumgarner.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks

    • Game Day: Saturday, April 1, 2023
    • Game Time: 9:10 PM ET
    • Location: Los Angeles, California
    • Stadium: Dodger Stadium
    Dodgers vs Diamondbacks Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Dodgers -260 7.5

    How Do I Watch the Dodgers vs. the Diamondbacks?

    • TV Channel: MLB Network

    Dodgers Stats & Trends

    Dodgers Batting

    • The Dodgers ranked fifth-best in baseball last season with 212 total home runs.
    • Los Angeles’ .256 batting average was fourth-best in MLB.
    • Last season the Dodgers had the top offense in MLB action scoring 5.2 runs per game (847 total runs).
    • The club struck out 8.5 times per game to rank 15th in MLB.
    • The Dodgers averaged 1.3 homers per home game last season (106 total at home).
    • Los Angeles had a .454 slugging percentage and averaged 3.5 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The team batted .261 with 698 hits (8.6 per game) at home last season.

    Dodgers Key Batters

    • Freddie Freeman finished with an OPS of .922 last season, fueled by a .414 OBP and a slugging percentage of .508.
    • Mookie Betts slashed .269/.340/.533 and finished with an OPS of .873.
    • Will Smith ended his last campaign with 132 hits, an OBP of .347, plus a slugging percentage of .465.
    • J.D. Martinez slashed .274/.342/.448 and finished with an OPS of .791.

    Diamondbacks Stats & Trends

    Diamondbacks Batting

    • The Diamondbacks ranked 14th in Major League Baseball with 173 home runs.
    • Arizona had a team batting average of just .230 last season, which ranked 26th among MLB teams.
    • The Diamondbacks ranked 14th in the majors with 702 total runs scored last season.
    • Arizona ranked 11th in MLB in strikeouts per game at 8.3 whiffs per contest.
    • They hit 102 homers, an average of 1.3 per game, in 81 road contests last season.
    • Arizona slugged .397 in 81 road games last season.
    • They averaged 7.8 base hits per game and had a .229 batting average on the road last season.

    Diamondbacks Key Batters

    • Christian Walker racked up a slugging percentage of .477 with 141 hits a season ago.
    • Ketel Marte hit .240 with 42 doubles, two triples, 12 home runs and 58 walks.
    • Josh Rojas racked up a .351 on-base percentage last season while batting .269.
    • Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit .291 with 32 doubles, a triple, five home runs and 32 walks.

    Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks Probable Pitchers

    The probable pitchers for both teams have not made a start this season. Here are their stats from last season:

    Clayton Kershaw (LAD) Pitcher Madison Bumgarner (ARI)
    12 – 3 W/L 7 – 15
    126.1 IP 158.2
    2.28 ERA 4.88
    0.942 WHIP 1.437
    9.8 K/9 6.4
    1.6 BB/9 2.8

    Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks Injury Updates

    • Dodgers: Daniel Hudson: 15 Day IL (Knee), Álex Reyes: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Jimmy Nelson: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Tony Gonsolin: 15 Day IL (Ankle), Ryan Pepiot: 15 Day IL (Oblique), J.P. Feyereisen: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Gavin Lux: 60 Day IL (Knee), Blake Treinen: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Walker Buehler: 60 Day IL (Elbow)
    • Diamondbacks: Carson Kelly: 10 Day IL (Forearm), Mark Melancon: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Joe Mantiply: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Corbin Martin: 60 Day IL (Lat)
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