Padres vs Diamondbacks: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – April 4, 2021

Posted By Staff on April 4, 2021

The San Diego Padres (3-0) will try to sweep the Arizona Diamondbacks (0-3) on Sunday at PETCO Park. The Padres lead 3-0, and are favored (-245) against the underdog Diamondbacks (+205) in the matchup, which begins at 4:10 PM ET. Chris Paddack starts for San Diego while Arizona will counter with Taylor Widener.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of April 4, 2021, 3:00 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Padres vs Diamondbacks Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

The probable pitchers for both teams have not made a start this season. Here are their stats from last season:

Paddack (SD) Pitcher Widener (ARI)
4 – 5 W/L 0 – 1
59.0 IP 20.0
4.73 ERA 4.50
1.220 WHIP 1.250
8.8 K/9 9.9
1.8 BB/9 5.0

Padres Probable Starter Chris Paddack

  • Paddack starts for the first time this season for the Padres.
  • The 25-year-old right-hander last appeared Wednesday, Sept. 30 against the Cardinals, when he started and went 2 1/3 innings.
  • Paddack’s team went 5-4 in games he pitched when they were the moneyline favorite a season ago.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of April 4, 2021 at 6:04 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Diamondbacks Stats vs Paddack

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Ketel Marte 12 .500 6 0 0 .500 1.083
Eduardo Escobar 12 .083 1 0 0 .154 .237
David Peralta 10 .200 2 0 1 .273 .473
Christian Walker 9 .111 1 0 0 .200 .311
Carson Kelly 7 .143 1 0 0 .250 .393
Stephen Vogt 4 .500 2 1 2 .400 1.650
Josh Rojas 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000

Diamondbacks Probable Starter Taylor Widener

  • The Diamondbacks will send Widener to the mound for his first start this season.
  • The last time the righty took the mound was on Sunday, Sept. 27 last season, when he pitched one scoreless inning in a matchup with the Rockies.
  • Widener and his team were 2-5 when he pitched and they were the moneyline underdog.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of April 4, 2021 at 6:04 AM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Padres Stats vs Widener

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Jurickson Profar 2 .000 0 0 0 .333 .333
Wil Myers 2 .000 0 0 0 .333 .333
Manny Machado 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Fernando Tatis Jr. 1 .000 0 0 0 .500 .500
Eric Hosmer 1 1.000 1 1 2 1.000 5.000

Padres Betting Trends

  • Last season the Padres scored the third-most runs in baseball (325 total, 5.4 per game).
  • The Padres won 61.9% of the games last season they were the moneyline favorite (26-16).
  • San Diego won all three games it played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -245 or shorter.
  • San Diego had an over/under set by oddsmakers 58 times last year, and combined with opponents to go over the total in 28 of those games (28-29-1).

Diamondbacks Betting Trends

  • The Diamondbacks were underdogs 39 times last season and won 16, or 41%, of those games.
  • Last season, Arizona was at least a +205 underdog on the moneyline two times, losing each of those contests.
  • Arizona’s games went over the total in 24 of their 57 chances last season.

Padres Players to Watch

  • Fernando Tatis Jr. had 17 home runs and 45 runs batted in last season.
  • Among the qualified hitters in baseball, Tatis ranked 20th in hits (62), fifth in HR (17), and eighth in RBI (45).
  • Manny Machado hit .304 with 12 doubles, a triple, 16 home runs and 22 walks.
  • Machado ranked seventh in hits (68), seventh in HR (16), sixth in RBI (47), and 19th in BA (.304) among qualified batters in MLB.

Padres Batting Stats (2020)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Manny Machado 224 .304 44 16 47 .360 .940
Fernando Tatis Jr. 224 .277 50 17 45 .363 .934
Wil Myers 198 .288 34 15 40 .353 .959
Jurickson Profar 180 .278 28 7 25 .343 .771
Jake Cronenworth 172 .285 26 4 20 .354 .831
Eric Hosmer 143 .287 23 9 36 .333 .850
Victor Caratini 116 .241 10 1 16 .328 .656
Tommy Pham 109 .211 13 3 12 .312 .624
Jorge Mateo 26 .154 4 0 2 .185 .454
Luis Campusano 3 .333 2 1 1 .500 1.833

Diamondbacks Players to Watch

  • David Peralta finished last season with a .300 average and 34 RBI.
  • Peralta’s .300 BA ranked 23rd among qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Christian Walker was a key run producer with a .271 average, seven homers and 34 RBI.
  • Walker ranked fourth in SLG among qualified hitters in the majors.

Diamondbacks Batting Stats (2020)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Christian Walker 218 .271 35 7 34 .333 .792
David Peralta 203 .300 19 5 34 .339 .772
Eduardo Escobar 203 .212 22 4 20 .257 .592
Asdrúbal Cabrera 190 .242 23 8 31 .305 .752
Ketel Marte 181 .287 19 2 17 .323 .732
Carson Kelly 122 .221 11 5 19 .264 .649
Stephen Vogt 72 .167 6 1 7 .247 .525
Josh VanMeter 70 .129 9 2 6 .228 .485
Tim Locastro 69 .290 15 2 7 .395 .859
Josh Rojas 61 .180 9 0 2 .257 .437

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