Braves Vs Diamondbacks: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – July 31, 2022

Written By Staff on July 31, 2022

William Contreras leads the Atlanta Braves (60-41) into a matchup with the Arizona Diamondbacks (45-55) a game after he homered twice in a 6-2 win over the Diamondbacks. It begins at 1:35 PM ET on Sunday. Max Fried takes the mound first for Atlanta (-233 to win), and Merrill Kelly is Arizona’s (+195) pick to start.

The betting trends in the following article reflect odds as of July 31, 2022 at 1:27 PM ET.

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Braves vs Diamondbacks Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Fried (ATL) Pitcher Kelly (ARI)
10 – 3 W/L 10 – 5
125.1 IP 118.1
2.73 ERA 3.04
1.085 WHIP 1.149
8.4 K/9 7.3
1.6 BB/9 2.7

Braves Probable Starter Max Fried

  • Fried (10-3 with a 2.73 ERA and 117 strikeouts in 125 1/3 innings pitched) gets the start for the Braves, his 21st of the season.
  • In his last appearance on Monday, the lefty went 6 2/3 innings against the Philadelphia Phillies, giving up three earned runs while surrendering nine hits.
  • The 28-year-old has an ERA of 2.73, with 8.4 strikeouts per nine innings, in 20 games this season. Opposing hitters have a .238 batting average against him.
  • Fried is trying to continue a second-game quality start streak in this matchup.
  • He meets a Diamondbacks offense that ranks 20th in the league with 426 runs while batting .224 as a unit. It has a collective .385 slugging percentage (18th in MLB action) and has hit a total of 113 home runs (11th in MLB).
  • This season, the 28-year-old ranks 12th in ERA (2.73), 20th in WHIP (1.085), and 30th in K/9 (8.4) among qualifying pitchers.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of July 31, 2022 at 1:27 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Diamondbacks Stats vs Fried

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Ketel Marte 6 .333 2 0 0 .333 .666
Christian Walker 5 .400 2 0 0 .500 .900
Carson Kelly 5 .400 2 0 2 .400 1.000

Diamondbacks Probable Starter Merrill Kelly

  • The Diamondbacks’ Kelly (10-5) will make his 21st start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last start was on Tuesday, when he tossed 8 2/3 innings without allowing a run on three hits in a matchup with the San Francisco Giants.
  • The 33-year-old has an ERA of 3.04, a 2.667 strikeout to walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.149 in 20 games this season.
  • If he completes six or more innings with three or fewer earned runs allowed, he’ll earn his sixth quality start in a row.
  • The Braves have scored 484 runs this season, which ranks fourth in MLB. They are batting .248 for the campaign with 158 home runs, second in the league.
  • The 33-year-old’s 3.04 ERA ranks 20th, 1.149 WHIP ranks 30th, and 7.3 K/9 ranks 48th among qualified pitchers in the majors this campaign.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of July 31, 2022 at 1:27 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Braves Stats vs Kelly

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Dansby Swanson 6 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Ronald Acuña Jr. 4 .500 2 0 0 .500 1.000
Orlando Arcia 4 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Austin Riley 3 .667 2 1 1 .667 2.334
Matt Olson 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Robinson Canó 3 .333 1 0 0 .333 .666
William Contreras 2 .500 1 0 0 .500 1.000
Eddie Rosario 2 .000 0 0 0 .333 .333

Braves Betting Trends

  • The Braves have gone 53-27 in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 66.2% of those games).
  • In games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -233 or shorter, Atlanta has an 11-3 record (winning 78.6% of its games).
  • The implied moneyline probablility for this matchup gives the Braves a 70% chance to win.
  • Atlanta has played in 102 games with over/under set, and has combined with opponents to go over the total 51 times (51-48-3).
  • The Braves have covered 50% of their games this season, going 51-51-0 against the spread.
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Diamondbacks Betting Trends

  • The Diamondbacks have entered the game as underdogs 75 times this season and won 32, or 42.7%, of those games.
  • Arizona has not won as an underdog of +195 or more on the moneyline this season in four such games.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 33.9% chance of a victory for the Diamondbacks.
  • Games involving Arizona have gone over the total set by oddsmakers in 44 of 100 chances this season.
  • The Diamondbacks are 57-43-0 ATS in their 100 games with a spread this season.

Braves Players to Watch

  • Austin Riley has racked up an on-base percentage of .359, a slugging percentage of .599, and has 117 hits, all club-bests for the Braves. He’s batting .298 with 29 doubles, a triple, 29 home runs and 31 walks.
  • Among the qualified hitters in MLB, Riley’s batting average ranks 21st, his on-base percentage ranks 29th, and he is fifth in the league in slugging.
  • Riley heads into this matchup on a two-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is batting .421 with six doubles, a home run, a walk and four RBI.
  • Matt Olson has 35 doubles, 21 home runs and 51 walks while batting .253.
  • Among qualifying batters, Olson ranks 81st in batting average, 56th in on-base percentage, and 18th in slugging.
  • Dansby Swanson is hitting .297 with 21 doubles, a triple, 15 home runs and 33 walks.
  • Swanson heads into this game on a four-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is batting .368 with a double and two walks.
  • Marcell Ozuna has 12 doubles, 18 home runs and 27 walks while hitting .219.

Braves Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Austin Riley 392 .298 61 29 67 .359 .958
Matt Olson 392 .253 48 21 68 .340 .843
Dansby Swanson 391 .297 68 15 54 .355 .826
Marcell Ozuna 370 .219 45 18 40 .274 .671
Travis d’Arnaud 261 .253 38 11 40 .299 .736
Ronald Acuña Jr. 259 .259 40 8 23 .355 .749
Michael Harris 201 .284 33 9 30 .321 .809
William Contreras 167 .263 25 13 26 .349 .900
Orlando Arcia 148 .243 15 5 22 .321 .699
Eddie Rosario 105 .162 11 2 7 .211 .468

Diamondbacks Players to Watch

  • Christian Walker has been key for Arizona with 23 home runs, 52 RBI and a batting average of .197 this season.
  • Among all qualifying batters in the big leagues, Walker ranks 151st in batting average, 118th in on-base percentage, and 63rd in slugging percentage.
  • Ketel Marte leads Arizona in OBP (.353), slugging percentage (.464) and total hits (86) this season.
  • Among all qualified players, Marte is 57th in batting average, 38th in on-base percentage and 42nd in slugging percentage.
  • Daulton Varsho has 77 hits this season and has a slash line of .237/.309/.415.
  • Josh Rojas is batting .282 with a .356 OBP and 29 RBI for Arizona this season.

Diamondbacks Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Christian Walker 346 .197 45 23 52 .304 .740
Daulton Varsho 325 .237 45 13 48 .309 .724
Ketel Marte 323 .266 50 10 36 .353 .817
Geraldo Perdomo 272 .195 37 3 22 .294 .559
Josh Rojas 245 .282 37 6 29 .356 .776
Alek Thomas 237 .245 31 7 25 .300 .688
Jordan Luplow 153 .170 24 11 26 .264 .682
Carson Kelly 151 .219 22 5 18 .273 .650
Sergio Alcántara 121 .190 13 3 15 .219 .525
Jake McCarthy 118 .263 24 3 12 .315 .747

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