Thursday's game between the Arizona Diamondbacks (66-61) and the Cincinnati Reds (67-61) at Chase Field should be a close matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 5-3, with the Diamondbacks securing the victory. First pitch is at 9:40 PM ET on August 24.

The Diamondbacks will give the nod to Merrill Kelly (10-5, 3.27 ERA), who is eyeing win No. 11 on the season, and the Reds will counter with Brandon Williamson (4-3, 4.36 ERA).

Diamondbacks vs. Reds Game Info & Odds

  • When: Thursday, August 24, 2023 at 9:40 PM ET
  • Where: Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona
  • How to Watch on TV: Fox Sports 1
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!

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Diamondbacks vs. Reds Score Prediction

Our prediction for this contest is Diamondbacks 5, Reds 4.

Total Prediction for Diamondbacks vs. Reds

  • Total Prediction: Under 9 runs

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Diamondbacks Performance Insights

  • The Diamondbacks have played as the favorite in four of their past 10 games and won three of those contests.
  • In its last 10 games with a total, Arizona and its opponents have combined to hit the over five times.
  • In their last game with a spread, the Diamondbacks failed to cover.
  • This season, the Diamondbacks have been favored 52 times and won 32, or 61.5%, of those games.
  • Arizona has entered 13 games this season favored by -175 or more and is 10-3 in those contests.
  • The implied probability of a win from the Diamondbacks, based on the moneyline, is 63.6%.
  • Arizona has scored 597 runs (4.7 per game) this season, which ranks 13th in MLB.
  • The Diamondbacks' 4.58 team ERA ranks 22nd across all league pitching staffs.

Reds Performance Insights

  • The Reds have played as the underdog in six of their past 10 games and have gone 4-2 in those contests.
  • In its previous 10 games with a total, Cincinnati and its opponents have combined to exceed the over/under on four occasions.
  • The previous 10 Reds matchups have not had a spread posted by oddsmakers.
  • The Reds have won in 43, or 48.9%, of the 88 contests they have been named as odds-on underdogs this year.
  • This season, Cincinnati has been victorious seven times in 18 chances when named as an underdog of at least +145 or longer on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Reds have a 40.8% chance of walking away with the win.
  • The offense for Cincinnati is No. 9 in MLB, scoring 4.8 runs per game (615 total runs).
  • The Reds have the 25th-ranked ERA (4.72) in the majors this season.

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Diamondbacks Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
August 18 @ Padres L 4-0 Brandon Pfaadt vs Seth Lugo
August 19 @ Padres W 6-4 Merrill Kelly vs Matt Waldron
August 19 @ Padres W 8-1 Scott McGough vs Yu Darvish
August 21 Rangers W 4-3 Joe Mantiply vs Jordan Montgomery
August 22 Rangers W 6-3 Zac Gallen vs Jon Gray
August 24 Reds - Merrill Kelly vs Brandon Williamson
August 25 Reds - Brandon Pfaadt vs Brett Kennedy
August 26 Reds - Zach Davies vs Hunter Greene
August 27 Reds - Slade Cecconi vs Graham Ashcraft
August 28 @ Dodgers - Zac Gallen vs Bobby Miller
August 29 @ Dodgers - Merrill Kelly vs Clayton Kershaw

Reds Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
August 19 Blue Jays L 4-3 Brandon Williamson vs Chris Bassitt
August 20 Blue Jays L 10-3 Hunter Greene vs Hyun-Jin Ryu
August 22 @ Angels W 4-3 Graham Ashcraft vs Lucas Giolito
August 23 @ Angels W 9-4 Andrew Abbott vs -
August 23 @ Angels W 7-3 Lyon Richardson vs Reid Detmers
August 24 @ Diamondbacks - Brandon Williamson vs Merrill Kelly
August 25 @ Diamondbacks - Brett Kennedy vs Brandon Pfaadt
August 26 @ Diamondbacks - Hunter Greene vs Zach Davies
August 27 @ Diamondbacks - Graham Ashcraft vs Slade Cecconi
August 28 @ Giants - Andrew Abbott vs TBA
August 29 @ Giants - Brandon Williamson vs Alex Cobb