MLB Matchups  >>  San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Preview 08/23/2014

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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Saturday when the San Diego Padres and the Arizona Diamondbacks meet at Chase Field.

The Padres will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Andrew Cashner in this game. Cashner has a 2-6 record and a 2.36 ERA this season.

It'll be Vidal Nuno toeing the rubber for the Diamondbacks in this contest. Left hander Nuno is 2-8 with a 4.79 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Padres listed as 115-moneyline favorites versus the Diamondbacks, while the game's total is sitting at 8.

San Diego lost its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Diamondbacks on August 22. Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks at -116 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

San Diego:
Team record: 59-68
San Diego is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
San Diego is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
San Diego is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games when playing Arizona
Arizona:
Team record: 54-75
Arizona is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games when playing San Diego
Arizona is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against San Diego
Next up:
San Diego at Arizona Sunday, August 24