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    Booksmakers give the Los Angeles Dodgers (66-46) the edge (-131 on the moneyline) to prolong their three-game winning streak when they meet the Arizona Diamondbacks (57-57), at +111, on Wednesday at 9:40 PM ET. Los Angeles has Bobby Miller starting things off, and Arizona will send out Merrill Kelly.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks

    • Game Day: Wednesday, August 9, 2023
    • Game Time: 9:40 PM ET
    • Location: Phoenix, Arizona
    • Stadium: Chase Field
    Dodgers vs Diamondbacks Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Dodgers -131 9

    How Do I Watch the Dodgers vs. the Diamondbacks?

    • TV Channel: ARID

    Dodgers Stats & Trends

    Dodgers Batting

    • The Dodgers average 1.6 home runs per game to rank second in MLB action with 181 total home runs.
    • Los Angeles’ .251 batting average ranks 14th in the majors.
    • The Dodgers rank third in baseball with a .339 on-base percentage.
    • Los Angeles’ 8.6 strikeouts per game rank 14th in MLB.
    • The Dodgers average 1.6 homers per road game this season (90 total on the road).
    • Los Angeles has a .450 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.7 extra-base hits per game on the road.
    • The club averages 8.7 hits per game and is batting .249 on the road this season.

    Dodgers Key Batters

    • Freddie Freeman leads Los Angeles in OBP (.421), slugging percentage (.599) and total hits (155) this season. He has a .345 batting average.
    • Among all qualified hitters, he ranks second in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks second, and he is third in slugging.
    • Freeman will look for his fifth straight game with a hit in this contest. In his last five games he is hitting .381 with a double, a home run, a walk and five RBI.
    • Mookie Betts is batting .286 with 30 doubles, a triple, 31 home runs and 67 walks, while slugging .583 with an on-base percentage of .386.
    • Among all qualified hitters, he is 17th in batting average, eighth in on-base percentage and fifth in slugging percentage.
    • Betts enters this game looking to extend his 15-game hit streak. In his last 10 outings he is hitting .385 with four doubles, four home runs, six walks and nine RBI.
    • Will Smith has 88 hits this season and has a slash line of .278/.383/.470.
    • Smith heads into this game with six games in a row with at least one hit. During his last 10 games he is hitting .216 with two doubles, a home run, four walks and five RBI.
    • Max Muncy has been key for Los Angeles with 61 hits, an OBP of .330 plus a slugging percentage of .475.

    Diamondbacks Stats & Trends

    Diamondbacks Batting

    • The Diamondbacks’ 126 home runs rank 20th in Major League Baseball.
    • Arizona has a team batting average of .254 this season, which ranks 12th among MLB teams.
    • The Diamondbacks have an on-base percentage of .323 this season, which ranks 12th in the league.
    • Arizona is one of the best teams in baseball at making contact this season, ranking third with an average of 7.7 strikeouts per game.
    • In 57 games at home this season, they’ve hit 58 homers, an average of 1.0 per contest.
    • Arizona is slugging .427 in 57 home games this season.
    • They are averaging 8.7 base hits per game and batting .262 as a team at home this season.

    Diamondbacks Key Batters

    • Corbin Carroll has totaled 109 hits, a team-high for the Diamondbacks. He’s batting .279 and slugging .522 with an on-base percentage of .359.
    • Including all the qualified hitters in MLB, his batting average places him 31st, his on-base percentage is 30th, and he is 10th in slugging.
    • Ketel Marte paces his team with a .495 slugging percentage. He has a batting average of .284 with an on-base percentage of .359.
    • Including all qualifying hitters, he is 18th in batting average, 30th in on-base percentage and 24th in slugging percentage.
    • Christian Walker is hitting .265 with 32 doubles, 23 home runs and 45 walks.
    • Lourdes Gurriel Jr. is batting .255 with 25 doubles, two triples, 18 home runs and 22 walks.

    Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks Probable Pitchers

    Bobby Miller (LAD) Pitcher Merrill Kelly (ARI)
    6 – 2 W/L 9 – 5
    63.1 IP 112
    4.26 ERA 3.38
    1.232 WHIP 1.161
    8.8 K/9 9.5
    2.4 BB/9 3.4

    Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks Injury Updates

    • Dodgers: Jonny Deluca: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Jake Marisnick: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Clayton Kershaw: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Michael Grove: 15 Day IL (Lat), Dustin May: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Shelby Miller: 60 Day IL (Neck), Daniel Hudson: 60 Day IL (Knee), Tyler Cyr: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Jimmy Nelson: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Walker Buehler: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Álex Reyes: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), J.P. Feyereisen: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Blake Treinen: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Gavin Lux: 60 Day IL (Knee), J.D. Martínez: day-to-day (Groin/hamstring)
    • Diamondbacks: Gabriel Moreno: 10 Day IL (Shoulder), Evan Longoria: 10 Day IL (Back), Tommy Henry: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Zach Davies: 15 Day IL (Back), Drey Jameson: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Austin Adams: 60 Day IL (Ankle), Mark Melancon: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Corbin Martin: 60 Day IL (Lat)

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