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Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Diego Padres

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the Arizona Diamondbacks and the San Diego Padres meet at PETCO Park.

The Diamondbacks will pin their hopes on the pitching of left hander Robbie Ray in this game. Ray has a 2-3 record and a 4.57 ERA this season.

The Padres will counter Ray with Luis Perdomo. Right hander Perdomo has a 4.19 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Diamondbacks as -104-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game's total opened at 8.

San Diego was a 10-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Diamondbacks. They lost as +132 underdogs, while the total score of 11 made winners of OVER bettors.

In their last action, Arizona was a 10-1 winner on the road against the Padres. Bettors on Arizona at -142 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Team record: 25-18 SU
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
Arizona is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Arizona is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road

San Diego:
Team record: 15-29 SU
Current Streak: lost 4 straight games.
San Diego is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
San Diego is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games

Next up:
Arizona at San Diego Sunday, May 21