Arizona takes 4-game slide into matchup with San Diego
San Diego; Wednesday, 3 p.m. EDT
LINE: Padres favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Arizona enters the game as losers of their last four games.
The Padres are 13-13 against the rest of their division. San Diego has hit 69 home runs this season, eighth in the league. Franmil Reyes leads them with 15, averaging one every 10.3 at-bats.
The Diamondbacks are 7-12 against division opponents. Arizona has slugged .447, good for third in the majors. Eduardo Escobar leads the club with a .543 slugging percentage, including 25 extra-base hits and 11 home runs. The Padres won the last meeting 3-2. Matt Strahm earned his second victory and Eric Hosmer went 1-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs for San Diego. Zack Greinke took his second loss for Arizona.
TOP PERFORMERS: Reyes leads the Padres with 21 extra base hits and is batting .252. Hunter Renfroe is 6-for-31 with two doubles, two home runs and four RBIs over the last 10 games for San Diego.
LAST 10 GAMES: Padres: 4-6, .207 batting average, 4.24 ERA, outscored by 13 runs
Diamondbacks: 3-7, .237 batting average, 3.64 ERA, outscored opponents by nine runs
Padres Injuries: Garrett Richards: 60-day IL (elbow), Jacob Nix: 60-day IL (elbow), Aaron Loup: 10-day IL (elbow), Dinelson Lamet: 60-day IL (elbow), Brett Kennedy: 60-day IL (shoulder), Miguel Diaz: 60-day IL (knee), Jose Castillo: 60-day IL (hip), Travis Jankowski: 60-day IL (foot), Franchy Cordero: 10-day IL (elbow), Fernando Tatis Jr.: 10-day IL (hamstring), Jose Pirela: 10-day IL (oblique), Francisco Mejia: 10-day IL (knee).
Diamondbacks Injuries: Taijuan Walker: 60-day IL (elbow), Zack Greinke: day-to-day (abdominal), Silvino Bracho: 60-day IL (elbow), Steven Souza Jr.: 10-day IL (knee), David Peralta: day-to-day (shoulder), Jake Lamb: 10-day IL (quad), Wilmer Flores: 10-day IL (right foot contusion).