Cleveland Guardians vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 2


By Claudio Fortuna | August 2, 2022 12:26 PM

The Arizona Diamondbacks visit the Cleveland Guardians at Progressive Field, taking the field at 7:10pm ET on Tuesday August 2nd, 7:10pm ET. The Arizona Diamondbacks are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 7.5 runs.

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Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Cleveland Guardians.

Cleveland and Arizona Betting Info

  • Each of the Diamondbacks’ last five road games after going to extra innings have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The home team has won each of the Diamondbacks’ last seven games.

Arizona Diamondbacks Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .225
Team OBP .304
AVG Runs Scored 4.2
Team ERA 4.17
Team WHIP 1.29
Starters ERA 4.21
Starters WHIP 1.25

Key Players for Arizona

  • Mark Melancon: 4.66 ERA, 6.38 K/9, 1.58 WHIP
  • Kevin Ginkel: 0.00 ERA, 20.25 K/9, 0.75 WHIP
  • Zachary Davies: 4.28 ERA, 6.91 K/9, 1.22 WHIP
  • Joshua Rojas: .272 Batting Avg, .345 OBP, .402 SLG, .747 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Carson Kelly: .215 Batting Avg, .272 OBP, .367 SLG, .639 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Daulton Varsho: .239 Batting Avg, .311 OBP, .423 SLG, .734 OPS, 46 Runs
  • Sergio Alcántara: .221 Batting Avg, .244 OBP, .384 SLG, .628 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Christian Walker: .203 Batting Avg, .307 OBP, .448 SLG, .755 OPS, 46 Runs
  • Ketel Marte: .261 Batting Avg, .350 OBP, .455 SLG, .805 OPS, 51 Runs
  • Geraldo Perdomo: .200 Batting Avg, .296 OBP, .271 SLG, .567 OPS, 37 Runs
  • Alek Thomas: .252 Batting Avg, .308 OBP, .393 SLG, .701 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Jordan Luplow: .172 Batting Avg, .264 OBP, .414 SLG, .678 OPS, 24 Runs

Cleveland Guardians Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .252
Team OBP .315
AVG Runs Scored 4.4
Team ERA 3.88
Team WHIP 1.23
Starters ERA 4.15
Starters WHIP 1.26

Key Players for Cleveland

  • Triston McKenzie: 3.24 ERA, 8.37 K/9, 0.98 WHIP
  • Emmanuel Clase: 1.22 ERA, 9.34 K/9, 0.68 WHIP
  • Kirkland McCarty: 6.05 ERA, 6.52 K/9, 1.66 WHIP
  • Joshua-Douglas Naylor: .278 Batting Avg, .330 OBP, .506 SLG, .836 OPS, 32 Runs
  • Andrés Giménez: .303 Batting Avg, .365 OBP, .495 SLG, .860 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Nolan Jones: .271 Batting Avg, .358 OBP, .458 SLG, .816 OPS, 10 Runs
  • German Rosario: .294 Batting Avg, .329 OBP, .408 SLG, .737 OPS, 56 Runs
  • Austin Hedges: .173 Batting Avg, .245 OBP, .276 SLG, .521 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Steven Kwan: .297 Batting Avg, .370 OBP, .381 SLG, .751 OPS, 49 Runs
  • Franmil Reyes: .213 Batting Avg, .254 OBP, .350 SLG, .604 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Myles Straw: .218 Batting Avg, .300 OBP, .277 SLG, .577 OPS, 53 Runs
  • José Ramírez: .285 Batting Avg, .359 OBP, .564 SLG, .923 OPS, 60 Runs

In their first and only matchup this season on August 1, 2022, the Guardians won by a score of 6-5.

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