Giants Vs Diamondbacks: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – August 16, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on August 16, 2022

The Arizona Diamondbacks (53-62) are looking for another big outing from a slugger on a roll versus the San Francisco Giants (58-56) on Tuesday at 9:45 PM ET, at Oracle Park. Christian Walker is currently on a two-game homer streak. San Francisco’s (-123 to win) Jakob Junis starts versus Arizona’s (+104) Merrill Kelly.

This article makes reference to betting data updated as of August 16, 2022 at 9:12 PM ET. Find all the current odds for this outing in the table below and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Giants vs Diamondbacks Betting Lines

Giants Betting Insights

  • The Giants have entered the game as favorites 80 times this season and won 48, or 60%, of those games.
  • San Francisco has entered 68 games this season favored by -123 or more and is 39-29 in those contests.
  • The bookmakers’ moneyline implies a 55.2% chance of a victory for the Giants.
  • Games involving San Francisco have gone over the total set by bookmakers in 58 of 115 chances this season.
  • The Giants have an ATS record of 55-60-0 in 115 games with a spread this season.

Giants Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 7-3
Runs Per Game 4.9
HR 14
ERA 3.89
K/9 9.72

Diamondbacks Betting Insights

  • The Diamondbacks have been chosen as underdogs in 82 games this year and have walked away with the win 34 times (41.5%) in those games.
  • This season, Arizona has come away with a win 28 times in 71 chances when named as an underdog of at least +104 or longer on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Diamondbacks have a 49% chance of walking away with the win.
  • Arizona and their opponents have gone over in 52 of their 115 games with a total set by sportsbooks this season.
  • In 115 games with a line this season, the Diamondbacks have a mark of 66-49-0 against the spread.

Diamondbacks Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 6-4
Runs Per Game 4.7
HR 9
ERA 3.58
K/9 7.98

Diamondbacks Probable Pitcher – Merrill Kelly

  • Kelly (10-5 with a 2.95 ERA and 115 strikeouts in 137 1/3 innings pitched) gets the start for the Diamondbacks, his 24th of the season.
  • His last time out came on Thursday against the Pittsburgh Pirates, when the righty tossed five innings, surrendering three earned runs while allowing four hits.
  • Kelly will look to pitch five or more innings for his 16th straight start. He’s averaging 5.3 frames per outing.
  • The Diamondbacks are 8-8 in Kelly’s 16 starts this season that they were the underdog on the moneyline.
  • Kelly’s team is 12-11 over his 23 starts.
  • Kelly has started 23 games with a total set by bookmakers this season. The teams have combined to go over the run total in nine of them.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of August 16, 2022 at 9:12 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Diamondbacks Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP K/9 H/9 HR/9 ERA
Joe Mantiply 50 46.0 9.0 9.8 0.8 1.96
Noé Ramirez 48 45.0 9.8 11.6 2.3 4.40
Mark Melancon 45 40.2 6.4 11.7 0.5 4.43
Ian Kennedy 43 39.1 8.2 8.3 1.3 2.97
Edwin Uceta 8 14.2 5.5 6.9 0.0 4.30

Giants Probable Pitcher – Jakob Junis

  • Junis and his team have a record of 4-7-0 against the spread when he starts.
  • The right-hander last pitched on Wednesday, when he gave up six earned runs and allowed seven hits in two innings against the San Diego Padres.
  • In 11 starts, Junis has pitched through or past the fifth inning eight times. He has a season average of 4.2 frames per outing.
  • When Junis starts a game and his team is the favorite on the moneyline, they have a record of 4-2.
  • Junis’ team has a 6-5 record in his starts this season.
  • In Junis’ 11 starts with a total, the teams have hit the over five times.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of August 16, 2022 at 9:12 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Giants Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP Ks ERA Holds Saves
John Brebbia 52 49.2 39 3.08 12 0
Tyler Rogers 51 52.2 33 4.78 12 0
Camilo Doval 50 49.0 61 2.94 2 17
Dominic Leone 46 41.0 44 4.17 11 3
Jarlin García 42 45.0 39 2.80 2 0

Giants Hitting Trends

  • The Giants have hit at least two dingers in 35 games this season, and are 29-6 in those outings.
  • The Giants have gone 17-4 in the 21 games this season when they have put up five or more extra-base hits.
  • The team has racked up eight or more hits 50 times this season, and has a 34-16 record in those games.
  • The Giants have a 39-8 record in games this season that they scored five or more runs.
  • The Giants are 27-10 in the 37 games this season when they have drawn at least five walks.

Diamondbacks Hitting Trends

  • They are 20-14 this season when they hit two or more home runs in a game.
  • They’ve won 10 of their 15 games with five or more extra-base hits this season.
  • They have a record of 40-22 this season when collecting eight or more base hits in a game.
  • They have won 39 of their 50 games this season in which they scored more than four runs.
  • In 32 games this season with five or more walks drawn, they’ve posted a record of 19-13

Giants vs. Diamondbacks Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Diamondbacks (+104)

Over/Under Pick: Over (8)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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