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    The Arizona Diamondbacks (54-47) will aim to stop a five-game losing streak when they host the St. Louis Cardinals (45-56) on Tuesday at 9:40 PM ET. The Diamondbacks are favored (-126) to halt the streak against the Cardinals (+107). Arizona’s Merrill Kelly starts against St. Louis’ Steven Matz.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Diamondbacks vs. Cardinals

    • Game Day: Tuesday, July 25, 2023
    • Game Time: 9:40 PM ET
    • Location: Phoenix, Arizona
    • Stadium: Chase Field
    Diamondbacks vs Cardinals Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Diamondbacks -126 9

    How Do I Watch the Diamondbacks vs. the Cardinals?

    • TV Channel: ARID

    Diamondbacks Stats & Trends

    Diamondbacks Batting

    • The Diamondbacks rank 12th in baseball with 118 home runs. They average 1.2 per game.
    • Arizona has the seventh-best batting average in the majors (.257).
    • The Diamondbacks’ .327 on-base percentage ranks 11th in MLB.
    • Arizona strikes out 7.8 times per game, the fourth-best mark in MLB.
    • The Diamondbacks average 1.1 homers per home game this season (56 total at home).
    • Arizona is averaging 3.2 extra-base hits per game while slugging .432 at home.
    • At home this season the team averages 8.6 hits per game and is batting .261.

    Diamondbacks Key Batters

    • Corbin Carroll has 98 hits, which ranks first among Arizona hitters this season, while batting .283 with 45 extra-base hits. He has an on-base percentage of .361 and a slugging percentage of .546.
    • Among qualifying batters in the majors, he ranks 25th in batting average, 26th in on-base percentage, and eighth in slugging.
    • Ketel Marte is slashing .292/.370/.515 this season and leads the Diamondbacks with an OPS of .886.
    • Among qualifiers, he ranks 13th in batting average, 21st in on-base percentage and 12th in slugging percentage.
    • Marte has picked up a hit in five games in a row. During his last five outings he is batting .474 with two triples, two home runs, four walks and five RBI.
    • Christian Walker is batting .263 with a .518 slugging percentage and 64 RBI this year.
    • Walker heads into this game with three games in a row with at least one hit. During his last five outings he is hitting .222 with two doubles, a home run, three walks and an RBI.
    • Lourdes Gurriel Jr. has been key for Arizona with 87 hits, an OBP of .302 plus a slugging percentage of .458.

    Cardinals Stats & Trends

    Cardinals Batting

    • The Cardinals’ 137 home runs rank seventh in Major League Baseball.
    • St. Louis has a team batting average of .257 this season, which ranks seventh among MLB teams.
    • The Cardinals have an on-base percentage of .333 this season, which ranks fourth in the league.
    • St. Louis ranks 12th in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 8.4 Ks per contest.
    • They have averaged 1.3 home runs per game in their 53 road contests this season.
    • In 53 road games this season, it is slugging .418 with 165 hits going for extra bases.
    • In 53 road games this season, they have a batting average of .246 while averaging 8.4 base hits per contest.

    Cardinals Key Batters

    • Nolan Arenado has racked up a slugging percentage of .527 and has 109 hits, both team-high numbers for the Cardinals. He’s batting .290 and with an on-base percentage of .338.
    • He ranks 14th in batting average, 56th in on-base percentage and ninth in slugging percentage among all qualifying hitters in the majors.
    • Arenado enters this game on an eight-game hitting streak. During his last 10 games he is hitting .375 with two doubles, three home runs, three walks and 15 RBI.
    • Paul Goldschmidt’s .371 OBP and .473 slugging percentage both pace his team. He has a batting average of .285.
    • He is 21st in batting average, 19th in on-base percentage and 39th in slugging percentage in the big leagues.
    • Brendan Donovan has an on-base percentage of .371, a team-high for the Cardinals.
    • Nolan Gorman is hitting .243 with 15 doubles, 20 home runs and 37 walks.

    Diamondbacks vs. Cardinals Probable Pitchers

    Merrill Kelly (ARI) Pitcher Steven Matz (STL)
    9 – 4 W/L 1 – 7
    95 IP 81
    3.41 ERA 4.67
    1.137 WHIP 1.469
    9.3 K/9 8.8
    3.5 BB/9 3.2

    Diamondbacks vs. Cardinals Injury Updates

    • Diamondbacks: Gabriel Moreno: 10 Day IL (Shoulder), Merrill Kelly: 15 Day IL (Calf), Zach Davies: 15 Day IL (Back), Drey Jameson: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Cole Sulser: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Mark Melancon: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Corbin Martin: 60 Day IL (Lat)
    • Cardinals: Tommy Edman: 10 Day IL (Wrist), Jake Woodford: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Ryan Helsley: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Packy Naughton: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Wilking Rodriguez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Nolan Gorman: day-to-day (Back)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Diamondbacks and Cardinals (Last 10 Games)

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