Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - 6/30/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Dodgers (42-35) at Arizona Diamondbacks (37-39)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 9:40 pm (Chase Field)
C Frias (5-5) (4.31) vs. R De La Rosa (6-3) (4.69)
The Line: Arizona Diamondbacks +110 / Los Angeles Dodgers -120 --- Over/Under: 9 See the Latest Odds
The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers face off on Tuesday in Arizona in game two of their MLB series of National League West teams.
The Arizona Diamondbacks battled back from behind to win going away on Monday. Yasmany Tomas and Nick Ahmed each hit home runs and Paul Goldschmidt was among those with two hits as the Diamondbacks scored 10 runs on 13 hits. Starting pitcher Allen Webster allowed five hits and four runs while striking out three over 3.2 innings to not get a decision as Enrique Burgos got the win. For Tuesday’s game the Diamondbacks start Rubby De La Rosa who has allowed 96 hits and 50 earned runs while striking out 87 over 96 innings for a 6-3 record and a 4.69 ERA.
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The Los Angeles Dodgers saw their lead in the NL west drop to .5 of a game over the Giants as they lost in Arizona n Monday. Joc Pederson, Andre Ethier, and Yasmani Grandal each hit home runs as the Dodgers scored six runs on 10 hits. Starting pitcher Michael Bolsinger allowed three hits and struck out four over 4.0 innings to not get a decision as Pedro Baez took the loss. For Tuesday’s game the Dodgers start Carlos Frias who has allowed 77 hits and 31 earned runs while striking out 39 over 64.2 innings for a 5-5 record and a 4.31 ERA.
Arizona is 1-5 following a win, 7-0 against a team with a winning record, and 5-2 in De la Rosa’s last seven starts as an underdog. Los Angeles is 2-6 on the road against a right-handed starter, 3-9 in their last 12 road games against a team with a winning home record, and 1-6 in Frias’ last seven starts as a favorite. Los Angeles is 23-8 in the last 31 meetings of these two.
The Dodgers are not a good road team so the play here is to fade them and go with the Diamondbacks as a dog.